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James Dean – ESL UK – UK Scene Rising

During the ESL UK Premiership Finals at MCM ComicCon, one of the people we sat down and spoke with was the MD of ESL UK himself, James Dean. Before we sat down...

PSG’s Agge wins the Legia Esports Cup

PSG's August 'Agge' Rosenmeier will have been in a jubilant mood on Sunday evening after winning the inaugural Legia Esports Cup.  The tournament, which featured the majority of Europe's football clubs that have...

Serena Williams appears in Overwatch League launch

It was at BlizzCon this weekend that giant game developer Blizzard launched early details of its Overwatch League to launch in 2017.  The promotional video launched featured 22 time Tennis Grand Slam winner Serena...

Catalyst launches with Bryce Blum heading up its esports division

Happy Walters, Founder and former CEO of Relativity Sports, and Josh Swartz, former President of Relativity Sports announced the launch of Catalyst yesterday with Bryce Blum, Founding Partner at IME Law, heading up its...

ESL CSGO Pro League 2017 will have a $2m prize pool

ESL and WESA have announced the details of the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Pro League in 2017 which will see a bolstered $2 million (£1.6m) prize pool.  This is a notable 25% increase on last...

Now it’s ice hockey in esports as IFK Helsinki enters Overwatch

The Finnish ice hockey club IFK Helsinki has entered esports with a team announced in Overwatch. The Helsinki REDS as they'll be known consists of captain Roope 'Ruape' Kurkela, in addition to Eemeli...

Stephane Gambetta – Esports BAR – Playing Cupid

Everybody wants a piece of esports right now, but many non-endemic firms still don’t know how to navigate the vast landscape nor how to reach the key stakeholders involved.  Conveniently planned for...

Scrub League Weekly – Street Fighter truth bombs, Canada Cup & the Olympics

Get your note pads out, Street Fighter fans. SFV pro Van Nguyen stops by Scrub League this week to drop some fighting game knowledge on hosts Colin, Kevin and Samantha. The Toronto-based Set...

London university esports teams to compete in Varsity Games

On Thursday of last week, Gfinity announced that in association with Varsity Games its Fulham Broadway arena will play host to the inaugural Varsity Games event: London University eSports. The event will focus...
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Will The Overwatch League be a path to glory?

During the opening ceremony at Blizzcon, Blizzard announced its esports plans for its latest game, Overwatch, in the form of The Overwatch League. This finally put to bed rumours of what the game's...