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...

Luminosity signs a partnership with GG.Bet

Another big organisation has established a deal with a gambling operator. It has been announced that GG.Bet has partnered with Luminosity Gaming and they've signed a year long deal.  A GG.Bet representative stated: "We're all very...

Hashtag United sign two new FIFA pros

Hashtag United have added two new FIFA players to their ranks with Ivan 'BorasLegend' Lapanje and Tassal 'Tass' Rushan joining.  Harry Hesketh, who won a tournament at West Ham's London Stadium recently,...

Meltdown team up with HTC to bring VR to bars with Vive Nights

A partnership has been signed between HTC and esports bar franchise Meltdown which will see bar patrons given the opportunity to try out and compete against one another on the HTC Vive from...

Matt Nausha unveiled as Counter Logic Gaming’s Esports Director

Counter Logic Gaming have recently announced that Matt Nausha has been appointed as their new Esports Director. https://twitter.com/clgaming/status/796082714793213953 The press release on their website reveals that Nausha (also known under tag 'Trinitiii') is, and remains, the...

Spanish Federation of Video Games and Esports to be created

Marca have broken the news that an agreement between the Spanish Institute of Youth ("INJUVE") and the National Association for the Promotion of Digital Entertainment ("ANFED") will see the Spanish Federation...