Official Talent Lineup for Overwatch MGA 2016 now confirmed

For the first time in the history of MSI’s annual international esports tournament, the Masters Gaming Arena (MGA) Championship will hold its Grand Finals in London, as MSI brings an Overwatch...

Pro FIFA update – Idealz signs for Schalke

Earlier this week Schalke 04 announced the acquisition of German FIFA player Lukas Schmandt – better known as Idealz.  The young player, who has already made quite a name for himself in the...

Boris Bergerot – Stakrn – The Middle Man

Boris Bergerot is Co-Founder and President at the recently launched Stakrn which regards itself as the first esports and gaming accelerator. The company has established a three pronged approach, which includes...

Kingsley Edwards – Leet.gg and Rogue – Esports integration

Kingsley Edwards is the CEO and Founder of Leet.gg, which provides consumers an end-to-end tournament management solution, and he's also a co-founder of Rogue.gg the team which DJ and Producer Steve Aoki...

Esports Industry Awards is fast approaching with new sponsors on board

In just under two weeks The Brewery, London will host the inaugural Esports Industry Awards which will be "a celebration of those individuals, teams and companies that have contributed to the...

Scrub League Weekly – Escaping Donald Trump with Northern Arena

Episode 29 from our friends at Scrub League. If you’re looking for a little escapism from the Trumped-up reality we now find ourselves in, may we suggest streaming Northern Arena this...

ESL & SLIVER.tv partner for first stream with augmented live stats in VR

ESL and SLIVER.tv are partnering up once again. This time it's for another esports and VR first; it'll be the first ever live-stream of CS:GO and League of Legends featuring augmented live stats...

FACEIT and Twitch: ECS teams will share in all revenue and be co-owners

In a press conference yesterday the team behind the Esports Championship Series (ECS) which is backed by Twitch and FACEIT, revealed some interesting details about how its league model is being amended and...

How to build the stars of the future in esports

One of the most engaging panels at the LA Intel Buzz Workshop on Wednesday featured the CEOs of four major esports organisations discussing their views on recruitment and player development. Team...

Waco Hoover – XLIVE – Conferences needn’t be boring

Waco Hoover is the Founder and CEO of XLIVE, an entertainment media & events company which introduced esports last year. At the upcoming event in Vegas in December there’s a comprehensive...

Events

MDL to return to the “Vegas of the East” with $300,000...

Tournament organiser Mars Media has announced the return of MDL to Macau for another Dota 2 tournament, with $300,000 on the line. The tournament will...