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Events

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Newzoo’s Pieter van den Heuvel will give keynote address at eSports 2016

Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. has confirmed that Newzoo's Market Analyst Pieter van den Heuvel will be the keynote speaker at eSports 2016 at the Strand Palace Hotel in London on Friday 23 September.    eSports 2016 is...

ESL One New York will be live streamed in VR

ESL, SLIVER.tv, a next-generation esports 360º virtual reality entertainment platform, and VR production studio WonderWorld VR have announced that they are partnering up to produce the first ever esports event to...

Vainglory Invitational Series will Bring TSM, Cloud9 and more to NY

Mobile esports title Vainglory will have its first major organised competition on the East Coast in New York City.  The Vainglory Invitational Series (or VIS) has announced that its first event in Manhattan...

Capcom Cup 2016 on track to hit record prize pool target

Capcom Cup 2016's Street Fighter V tournament prize pool has now hit $342,182. This follows a $90,000 windfall from the Capcom Pro Tour DLC.  With over two months to go until the...

Beyond the Summit announce third Smash Summit

Beyond the Summit took to Twitter yesterday to announce the third iteration of their hugely popular Super Smash Bros tournament, Smash Summit. Ten players have received direct invites to the event...

Education is key in esports integrity battle…

The theme of a need for more education was the underlying one at the talk on ensuring esports integrity at last week’s Betting on Sports Conference in London.  Esports Integrity Coalition Commissioner...

Mars Dota 2 League to kick off the new Dota 2 season

The dust has settled on the tumultuous post-International period in Dota 2. Valve's annual flagship event in Seattle marks the end of a season in the Dota 2 world as teams chop and change...

Public vote opens for eSports Industry Awards

Public voting has now opened in three categories ahead of the eSports Industry Awards, and the second half of the finalists have also been announced.  The three that the public will be able...

GAMeS and rAGE present Africa’s first esports branding summit

GAMeS (Global Assembly Marketing eSports), in partnership with rAge, will launch Africa’s first Esports Branding Summit at the rAge Expo on Friday 7 October 2016.  The half-day event will explore the opportunities...
UK Masters S2. Multiplay.

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 competition – adding in two more titles...