Unicorns of Love announces partnership with Unikrn

Esports-dedicated betting platform Unikrn has partnered with German organisation Unicorns of Love. Alongside the partnership announcement, Unicorns of Love unveiled its new Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster that will be participating in the upcoming...
H4X New Athletes

H4X signs Tarik, Fly and Mike LaBelle as ambassadors

Gaming apparel brand H4X announced its new esports athlete ambassadors at its very first summit. It has signed Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player Tarik "Tarik" Celik, FIFA player Mike LaBelle, and Dota 2...
Richard Sherman Luminosity Gaming

Richard Sherman joins Luminosity Gaming as shareholder

American NFL athlete Richard Sherman has become a shareholder in Canadian organisation Luminosity Gaming. Sherman will attend live activations for the organisation and its parent company, Enthusiast Gaming. Steve Maida, President of Luminosity...
John Patterson Team Liquid

Team Liquid hires John Patterson as Chief Financial Officer

Netherlands-based organisation Team Liquid has announced John Patterson as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). In the position, Patterson will work to improve Team Liquid's revenue structure as the team continues to grow...
Tiidal Esports Space Esports

Tiidal Gaming Group acquires Space Esports

Toronto-based Tiidal Gaming Group has announced the acquisition of North American esports tournament operator Space Esports. Effective immediately, Space Esports will join Tiidal Group's other esports property, Lazarus Esports. Charlie Watson, CEO of Tiidal Gaming discussed...
PlayVS

PlayVS raises $50 million in Series C round

North American high school esports platform PlayVS has raised $50 million (£40.1 million) in its Series C funding round. The round was led by NEA and saw participation from Battery Ventures, Dick Costolo and...
VENN announced

VENN launches with $17M in seed funding

Video Game Entertainment & News Network (VENN), an esports network headed by Ariel Thorn and Ben Kusin, has been announced. The network, which is set to launch in 2020 with live studios in New...
Gears 5 Esports

The Coalition and PGL detail Gears 5 esports program

Games developer The Coalition, together with event organiser PGL, has unveiled details for the upcoming Gears 5 esports program. The 2019-2020 season will provide opportunities for players of all skill levels from around...
BLAST Premier announced

BLAST Premier announced with $4.25M prize pool for 2020

BLAST Pro Series has announced a new Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament series, BLAST Premier, which will have a total annual prize pool of $4.25 million (£3.4 million) in 2020. The circuit will...
Rowan University N3rd Street Gamers

Rowan University to launch esports program with N3rd Street Gamers

Rowan University has partnered with Philadelphia-based amateur esports network N3rd Street Gamers to develop a collegiate esports and academic program. The partnership will see N3rd Street Gamers invest over $1 million (£801,939) to build a...

Events

Gfinity to host Varsity Games for UK Dota 2

This Saturday November 26, Gfinity's dedicated esports arena will play host to the Varsity Games 2016 where four top universities will compete in popular game title Dota 2. The...