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ELEAGUE release Season Two CS:GO groups

After an interesting first season for TBS' ELEAGUE, with questions over viewing figures and controversies over disqualification, the second season of the $1.4m (£1.08m) televised league is set to come out...

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...

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...

eBoost Token – Is it esports’ first betting coin?

The International eBoost Society has revealed what it states is the world's first cryptocurrency specifically aimed at the world of competitive gaming.  It has been called the eBoost Token and its remit...

Yahoo and Riot team up to deliver uLoL college event

A partnership has been agreed between Yahoo Sports and League of Legends developer Riot Games to create a a tournament featuring teams from colleges in North America.  It'll be called the University League of...

Scrub League Weekly – Does playing StarCraft II make you smarter?

Scrub League starts off with a few laughs this week, as Kevin Hamilton explains to co-hosts Colin McNeil and Samantha Emann how one of the best Smash 4 players in the...

Reese’s Puff Cereal and esports? Yahoo’s deal with General Mills

Yahoo Esports has signed up its first sponsor for its weekly Yahoo Esports Live in the form of General Mills. Who or what is General Mills I hear you ask? It's a...

WESA adds Player Council with Jendeby as Chairman

The World Esports Association (WESA) has today introduced the inaugural members of the organisation's Players Council which includes Viktor Jendeby as Council Chairman.  The Players Council members include representatives for each of...

Scrub League Weekly – Tim Hudak and being smitten with SMITE

Esports Insider has formed a partnership with the team behind the weekly esports focused podcast Scrub League. The Scrub League team is made up of Colin, Kevin and Samantha and based in...