The International 8

The International 8 has the biggest prize pool in esports

The International is an annual Dota 2 tournament and is considered the most prestigious event in the professional circuit. This is down to two main reasons: the entire Dota Pro Circuit...

Swedish gaming platform Yamzu announces ICO

Swedish gaming platform Yamzu has announced an ICO ahead of their implementation of blockchain tech this month.  Identifying the use of smart contracts as something of a game-changer for the esports industry,...
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AOC join as sponsor for the UK Esports Awards

The UK Esports Awards has announced another sponsor has come onboard for the first iteration of the awards, AOC joins the likes of Overclockers and G FUEL in supporting the awards. The...
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epic.LAN announce partnership with Grosvenor Casinos for CS:GO tournaments

Grassroots UK esports operator epic.LAN has announced a new partnership with Grosvenor Casinos' parent company Rank Group, and the pair are set to feature a circuit of one day UK CS:GO...

PUBG Corp sues Fortnite studio for copyright infringement

Last Friday, a representative from PUBG Corporation - developers of widely-popular battle royale shooter PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds - announced they had filed a copyright violation lawsuit against Epic Games’ Fortnite, for its...
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Mr Green and Gamingzone Entertainment establish joint esports focused venture

Mr Green and Gamingzone Entertainment have established a joint venture to 'create a new community for esports fans with focus on entertainment, news and gaming possibilities'.  Mr Green runs a number of online...
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Hugh Holland appointed to sell global esports sponsorship rights for NODWIN Gaming

NODWIN Gaming is amongst the companies leading the way in esports over in India, and it has been announced that the company has appointed UK based agency Hugh Holland. The London based media...

A guide to betting on CS:GO – By Esportsbets24.com

This is a sponsored piece from Esportsbets24.com   What do you need to know, when betting on CS:GO? Forgive us for the rhythmic opening question. Valve’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is an FPS (first person...

ESI Gambling Report: A new opportunity in the NBA 2K League

As esports as a collective continue to surpass a number of sports in viewership, its lucrative betting precinct is growing rapidly alongside it. Sportsbooks have carried markets on esports for quite some...
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ESL Special Projects Manager joins Luckbox as Director of Esports

Esports betting startup Luckbox has appointed Sujoy Roy, formerly of ESL, as its Director of Esports.  Roy has extensive experience in the industry and joins the new bookmaker after working as Special...

Events

Hollywood will host the first Vainglory Worlds

The first Vainglory World Championships have been announced and will take place in none other than Hollywood this December 2-4.  Heini Vesander, Marketing and Communications...