AVGL launches Fortnite collegiate league

The American Video Game League, or AVGL, announced it will be launching the first collegiate Fortnite esports league. To begin, AVGL will host four online pre-season tournaments over the summer before...
OpTic Gaming High School Esports League

OpTic Gaming partners with High School Esports League

OpTic Gaming, and its sister companies that are also owned by Infinite Esports & Entertainment, have partnered with the High School Esports League (HESL). As part of the partnership, OpTic Gaming has...
Team Gravity JT

Team Gravity welcomes global sponsorship from JT

Team Gravity, an organisation that competes in virtual reality esports, has announced its global sponsor in broadband provider JT. Team Gravity currently competes in Echo Arena, Sprint Vector, and The Unspoken, though it's...
OpTic Gaming Mexico

OpTic Gaming announces entry into Latin American market

American esports organisation OpTic Gaming is sticking to its plans of expanding globally with an announcement that it has entered the Latin American esports market. Picking up the former roster of Ronin...
Foundry IV

Foundry IV expands partnership with MGM Resorts International

Foundry IV, a game development and esports consultancy company, has expanded its partnership with MGM Resorts International - an entertainment company that deals mainly in hotels and casinos. The results of this...
North America Dota Challengers League

North America Dota Challengers League announced

Peter "ppd" Dager, former CEO of Evil Geniuses and current player for OpTic Gaming, has announced a new semi-professional Dota 2 league: the North America Dota Challengers League (NADCL). The first season...
FACEIT Minors

FACEIT Minors to be streamed on YouTube, Twitch

FACEIT, a London-based production company and competitive platform, has partnered with both Twitch and YouTube for its upcoming Minor tournaments for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. This deal covers all four Minors that FACEIT...
Tempo Storm Overwolf

Tempo Storm finds new partner in Overwolf

American esports organisation Tempo Storm, founded by Andrey "Reynad" Yanyuk, has found its latest partnership in the form of gaming app store Overwolf. Overwolf has a client that adds additional features to existing games, such...

Michael Reddick – EACL – Creating growth in amateur esports

While more opportunities are opening up for players at the top level of esports competition, amateur players are hungry for that same feeling of competition that will help advance their skills...

Planet Oasis park coming to Ohio featuring 30,000 sq ft esports arena

A massive entertainment park named Planet Oasis is coming to Columbus, Ohio and will feature a 30,000 sq ft esports arena thanks to efforts from Blue Horseshoe Ventures Ltd.  Developers for Planet Oasis revealed...

Events

Diaries Out – 2017 Esports Conference Checklist

Get those business cards ordered and your elevator pitch perfected because in 2017 there will be more esports business conferences than ever before. Last...