Ninjas in Pyjamas and Jens the ‘Mental Coach’

The days of esports where players would sleep on the floor in a weekend long bring your own computer competition to win a new keyboard are now a thing of the...
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A look back at Betting on Esports: A brand discussion

Betting on Esports 2017 hosted a plethora of expert speakers across two days back in September. Panels covering legal issues, the state of data, the Vegas opportunity, legal issues around esports...

Millennial Esports appoints Bob Reif as President

Millennial Esports has announced that Bob Reif has joined the company as President. Reif will “lead the next phase of growth for the company”. Bob Reif is a man with extensive background...
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PUBG coming to mobile, starting with China

PUBG could soon see a release on mobile, thanks to a decision announced by the game's publishers' Chinese partners, the tech giant Tencent.   Bluehole Studio's tense shooter, PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS, seems unable to go...

Arrest warrant issued for Jun Byung-hun, former KeSPA chairman

Investigations around KeSPA aides continue, with Jun Byung-hun, a former presidential secretary denying bribery charges levied against him. It is now believed that an arrest warrant has been issued for the...

NA LCS roundup: teams officially confirm entry

It's been a long time coming, but amidst the dramatic hubbub of a crazy start to the transfer window, North American LCS teams have been making official statements on their bids...

Florida Southern College joins NACE and launches esports program

Florida Southern College ("FSC") has become the latest United States based institution to join the National Association of Collegiate Esports ("NACE").  NACE serves as the governing body for the world of esports...
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Australia’s first Esports High Performance Centre launches at the Sydney Cricket Ground

Australia’s first “Esports High Performance Centre” has been launched at the Sydney Cricket Ground. The centre will play host to League of Legends Oceania champions LG Dire Wolves as well as...
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Riot Korea announces LoL Park, will broadcast LCK themselves

Riot Games is seeking yet more autonomy in the premiere League of Legends esports scene, as Riot Korea announces the creation of a brand new studio in Seoul. The new arena, handed...

Todd Sitrin – EA Competitive Gaming – Our games should be as fun to...

Todd Sitrin is the SVP and GM of the EA Competitive Gaming Division. An advisor to the upcoming Esports BAR (February 12-14 2018), the 'World's Esports Business Arena' in Cannes of which...

Events

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)...