Delve into esports at Betting on Sports 2016

Valve’s announcement and the cease and desist letters sent out to 23 skins betting sites were long overdue but now at least the issue is being tackled. Accurate estimations of the true...

Paypal cracks down on esports payments

Online payment processor Paypal is concerned with the legality and regulations around payments linked to esports tournament sites. It was online publication Dextero that first reported the story. It has been stated that the...

Phil Kornychev – Forget the TV show, this is the real Skins drama

The gambling boom of Counter Strike: Global Offensive started just over three years ago, with the launch of CSGO Lounge – a website where players could bet their ingame skins on...

Wings wins TI6 & biggest cash prize in esports

The winners of TI6 Wings Gaming has earned itself the biggest prize in esports history to the tune of $9.1m (£7m) after beating North American side Digital Chaos in the final. The...

CSGO Lounge and Dota 2 Lounge shutter down skins betting

Lounge, the company behind the largest skins betting site CSGO Lounge and Dota 2 Lounge, formally announced this week that it would be scrapping skins betting. Each site made the announcement via...

The WESA appoints former HBO man Hershman

It has been revealed today that the Board of Directors at the World Esports Association (WESA) has unanimously agreed that Ken Hershman will be its Executive Chairman and Commissioner with immediate effect. Hershman, a...

Ringo’s Rambles: I am a free agent – RT’s appreciated

Disclaimer: With Editor Sam away on holiday, I have now been left in charge of the site and as a result have decided to launch a brand new feature - Ringo’s...
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Could the F1 Esports Final herald a racing esports revolution?

When 18 year-old kitchen manager Brendon Leigh secured the crown of the inaugural F1 Esports Series in front of almost half a million viewers on YouTube and Twitch, something curious happened....

Vainglory Worlds to be broadcast live on GINX Esports TV

Vainglory, the mobile esports multiplayer online battle arena ("MOBA") will have its World Championships broadcast live on GINX Esports TV.  The World Championships take place between the 13th and 17th of December...

Battle Royale gamemode coming to Paladins

Hi-Rez Studios has announced that Paladins will introduce a new Battle Royale game mode. The news was made public during the keynote address on the opening morning of the Hi-Rez Expo in...

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Beyond The Summit comes to CS:GO

Beyond The Summit is a well known tournament organiser in the DOTA 2 space, operating numerous 'behind-the-scenes' style tournaments. These are tournaments in which...