Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson invests in Fade 2 Karma

American former professional boxer Mike Tyson has entered the esports industry through an investment in esports organisation Fade 2 Karma, as initially reported by ESPN. Financial details haven't been released at the...
Vodafone 5G ESL Mobile Open

ESL launches 5G mobile tournament with Vodafone

Tournament organiser ESL and telecomms company Vodafone are launching a mobile esports tournament which will have its grand final hosted on a 5G network. The Vodafone 5G ESL Mobile Open will feature racing title...

Riot Games announces governing body for collegiate LoL

League of Legends publisher Riot Games has announced the launch of a governing body to handle their collegiate and high school esports. As per prior reports, The Riot Scholastic Association of America (RSAA) is...

Chinese organisation Snake Esports rebrands as LNG Esports

Snake Esports has been rebraned as Li-Ning Gaming or LNG Esports by Viva China Sports, a subsidiary of the Chinese apparel company, Li-Ning Group. It is expected that LNG Esports will debut...
WePlay! Tug of War Dire

WePlay! reveals participants for Tug of War: Dire

WePlay! eSports Newmedia Group is gearing up to host the second event in its Dota 2 series, Tug of War, starting May 28th with Tug of War: Dire. With a total prize...
Vainglory Esports

Super Evil Megacorp steps back from Vainglory esports

Super Evil Megacorp has announced that it's reeling back its esports support for mobile MOBA title Vainglory. The developer explained its "decision to shift away from" the game's competitive scene in a blog...
MET Asia Series: PUBG Classic

PUBG Corp. chooses MET Events for third PUBG Classic

PUBG Corp. has chosen Asian event organiser MET Events to host the third and final PUBG Classic tournament of the 2019 season. The MET Asia Series: PUBG Classic will see 16 teams from...

Blank Esports partners with NZ rugby side Vodafone Warriors

Oceania Overwatch outfit Blank Esports has partnered with the Vodafone Warriors. Vodafone Warriors are a New Zealand-based rugby league side that competes in the Australian National Rugby League. The partnership will see the Overwatch...
Tfue FaZe Clan

Turner “Tfue” Tenney files lawsuit against FaZe Clan

Professional esports player and personality Turner "Tfue" Tenney is suing FaZe Clan - the organisation in which he's contracted with - due to what he claims to be violations of Californian law...
League of Legends State Farm

State Farm expands League of Legends esports involvement

Insurance and financial giant State Farm has extended and expanded its sponsorship deal with Riot Games for League of Legends esports. State Farm will sponsor the following events through 2021: LCS, League...

Events

La Liga Esports and McDonald’s partner for eWorld Cup Qualifiers

Just a matter of days after La Liga announced plans for its very first esports competition, it's confirmed a partnership with McDonald's. Together they've created McDonald's Virtual La...