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Events

Esports focused events news and calendar

Arrow League NSE

Arrow League joins forces with NSE

Arrow League, an organisation that hosts tournaments for universities in the UK, has partnered with the university esports body National Student Esports (NSE). Arrow League will be working with NSE in the next...

AVGL launches Fortnite collegiate league

The American Video Game League, or AVGL, announced it will be launching the first collegiate Fortnite esports league. To begin, AVGL will host four online pre-season tournaments over the summer before...
British Esports Championships

British Esports Association launches British Esports Championships

The British Esports Association has announced a new tournament for schools and colleges, the British Esports Championships. The tournament is a result of British Esports Association's partnership with Twitch Student and AoC...
IEM Katowice

IEM Katowice to return as first Valve Major of 2019

Intel Extreme Masters (IEM), the tournament series from ESL and Intel, is returning to Katowice in 2019 for a Valve Major with $1,000,000 (£756,040) up for grabs. The tournament will see competitors...
Nutaku Lewd Gaming Championship

Nutaku announces adult esports tournament

Nutaku, an adult gaming platform, has announced its plans to enter esports by hosting an adult tournament with sponsorship from YouPorn. The game of choice for the Nutaku Lewd Gaming Championship is...
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Rick Fox to moderate Olympic forum

Discussions have been floating for years about the inclusion of esports into future Olympic events and now the International Olympic Committee has agreed to meet with prominent esports influencers at a...
fortnite battle royale; epic games

Epic announce $8m Fortnite summer series

While we wait for the events leading to the 2019 Fortnite World Cup, expected to begin this fall, Epic Games announced today it will host a summer series called Summer Skirmish. The eight-week...

Blizzard pens Overwatch League broadcast deal with Disney

Blizzard has recently finalized a broadcast deal with Disney Entertainment which will bring the Overwatch League to Disney's family of channels including ESPN, ABC and Disney XD. The media deal is...
City League

City League announces eight city-based teams

City League, a competition based upon city-based teams competing in physical venues across Europe, has now announced the brands that will take part. The league was originally meant to be centered around...
World Showdown of Esports

World Showdown of Esports – the main rival to IEM?

The World Showdown of Esports (WSOE) - ESP Gaming's latest venture - has just unveiled its very first tournament, WSOE 1 - could this be the start of a structure ambitious enough...

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This week in esports: Spotify, Universal Music, Realm Royale, INSEP

This week in esports has been a busy one, and it has seen a surprising amount of music-related developments. Whether it's Spotify partnering with...