RTSmunity adds live betting on Overwatch

Shortly after the release of Overwatch this May, the game quickly gained a strong and significant fan base, with around 20 million people reportedly playing worldwide. In South Korea, the game...
ESL PRO LEAGUE

Teams for the ESL Pro League finals confirmed

After two months of fierce competition, season four of the ESL Pro League has concluded its online stage. The top six teams from the European and North American leagues are set...

Gianni Infantino, FIFA President, wants to expand FIFA’s presence in esports

In a lengthy document titled 'FIFA 2.0 - A Vision for the Future' Gianni Infantino has laid out his ambitions for the future of the organisation, which included a page on...

PVP.ME and GamingBattleGround on EiG Launchpad shortlist

EiG's revered Startup Launchpad 2016 includes five shortlisted companies and of these two of them are esports firms. PVP.ME and GamingBattleGround made it to the shortlist of the event which means they've...

Schalke04 Esports to host scouting days for League of Legends roster

Schalke04 Esports yesterday announced that that they would run a five day event to cherry pick the best players to then compete at the GEFORCE Cup as Schalke04's pre-season League of Legends roster.  https://twitter.com/S04Esports/status/786206115314884608 Tim Reichert, Head of...

Team Huma will rebrand as PSG eSports

Team Huma's European Challenger Series spot has been purchased by Webedia Group and Bang Bang Management, and with a nod to the recent established partnership between these companies and PSG, it has...

Canal Plus Group partners with ESL to boost esports in France

How many meetings must go on at ESL HQ each day? The organisation has signed yet another deal, this time with Vivendi's Canal Plus Group.  The partnership will see Canal Plus and ESL...

Steffen Thomsen – Copenhagen Flames – Lifting Danish esports

Steffen Thomsen is the founder and director of Copenhagen Flames. He recently made the decision, not to mention impressive commitment, to leave his position at Danske Spil Oddset to focus on the Flames full...

eSports.ch launched by UPC for Swiss esports fans

This one's for you Swiss esports fans.  UPC Switzerland has launched a new esports platform, eSports.ch, which will report on the growing industry and news from the major titles with a focus on...

Six La Liga teams announce Virtual Football Organisation

The extremely popular FIFA series is best known for direct head-to-head competition. In almost every iteration of competition to date, two players will pick their favourite teams and compete; with control over every player...

Events

Multiplay is back with Season 2 of its UK Masters

After the moderate success of the first UK Masters season, debuting in CS:GO, Multiplay is hitting back and giving us a second season of...