Virtus.pro MegaFon

Virtus.pro announces sponsorship from MegaFon

Russian esports organisation Virtus.pro has announced its latest partner in the form of Russian mobile operator MegaFon. While it's not explicitly clear what MegaFon is doing to support Virtus.pro, its logo has already...
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...
ASUS RUG Endpoint

ASUS ROG enters partnership with Endpoint

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ASUS ROG) has partnered with Endpoint with a goal of supporting the grassroots esports scene in the United Kingdom. Republic of Gamers is sub-brand of ASUS that makes...

NHL Commissioner discusses future plans for esports

The National Hockey League is seemingly moving forward with plans for an esports structure surrounding the EA game franchise in the coming year, according to an ESPN interview with NHL Commissioner...
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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...
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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...
Formula 1 Esports Series

Formula 1 Esports Series completes Pro Draft

Formula 1 has announced the names of the online racers selected at the Pro Draft who will compete in the next stage of the F1 Esports Series - the Pro Series...

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...

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PitchSwitch – where FIFA 17 meets Futsal

Esports Insider had the chance to speak to Andy Kerslake, one of the men behind PitchSwitch - a new concept which merges popular game title FIFA 17 with...