NBA 2K League

NBA 2K League salaries and prize pool revealed

The player salaries and prize pool for the upcoming NBA 2K League have been announced. The inaugural season is set to kick off in May and ends in August, and the total...
ESL

ESL invests in Nazara Technologies to boost Indian esports scene

Just a couple of weeks after acquiring NODWIN Gaming, it's been announced that Nazara Technologies has been invested in by esports giant, ESL. Discussing the investment, Ralf Reichert, Co-founder and CEO, ESL said: "Our goal is to bring...
Critical Ops

Critical Ops reaches massive player milestone

Critical Force, the Finnish studio behind mobile esports game Critical Ops, has announced the game has reached a sizable milestone: one million daily players. Critical Ops has been downloaded over 34 million times...
John Robinson and Matthew Haag, 100 Thieves

100 Thieves hires John Robinson as President and COO

100 Thieves, the organisation founded and owned by Matt "Nadeshot" Haag, has brought John Robinson on board as its first President and Chief Operating Officer. Robinson will report to Nadeshot and serve on 100...
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Team Vitality secure €2.5 million investment

The co-founders of Team Vitality, Fabien Devide and Nicolas Maurer, have today announced that they have secured a major investment to the tune of €2.5 million (£2.21m).  This has come from investment...
Nick Fry joins FNATIC

Nick Fry joins FNATIC as Head of Commercial Strategy

London based Fnatic have made a major appointment this week with the former CEO of the Mercedes AMG Formula One team, Nick Fry, joining the esports org as Head of Commercial Strategy. Acting as...
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Gfinity Esports Australia and HOYTS partner for Elite Series arenas

Gfinity Esports Australia has announced a partnership with cinema chain HOYTS to create multiple esports arenas around Australia.  The partnership will see production facilities and gaming equipment installed within HOYTS cinema locations...
GGEA Fighting Games

GGEA to train amateur players in fighting games

GGEA, owned by Texas Rangers' Neil Liebman alongside OpTic Gaming and Ngage Esports, are expanding into the realm of fighting games. Looking to do more than merely compete, the organisation will...
Arena of Valor

Tencent to announce Arena of Valor World Cup

Popular mobile MOBA game Arena of Valor is set to have its own World Cup in Los Angeles, according to Esports Observer. Yet to be officially announced, unspecified sources are claiming that...
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Copenhagen Games 2018 confirms $100,000 prize pool for CS:GO tournament

The 2018 Copenhagen Games has announced that it'll once again feature a CS:GO tournament, this time with a $100,000 (£70,822) prize pool.  Broadband and television provider Waoo has come in as the...

Events

ESL One New York generated 20 million unique online views

In addition to a full arena of 8,500 fans on each day of ESL One New York this year, the East coast event also...