Phoenix Armada are the inaugural Vainglory World Champions

Super Evil Megacorp, developers of Vainglory, crowned team Phoenix Armada as the first-ever Vainglory World Champions this weekend.  The team defeated North America’s Team SoloMid (TSM) 4-2 in the best-of-seven Grand Finals...

Players vote to play in ESL Pro League over PEA

Scott "SirScoots" Smith has revealed that the players of Cloud9, Counter Logic Gaming, Immortals, NRG Esports, Team Liquid and Team SoloMid have unanimously decided to compete in the ESL Pro League (EPL) over the Professional Esports...

Beyond the Summit, Stunlock Studios and Twitch announce $10,000 Battlerite tournament

Stunlock Studios, Twitch and Beyond the Summit have combined to offer a Battlerite tournament with $10,000 (£8,000) up for grabs. The tournament, named Enter the Arena, is a product of Stunlock Studios...
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Dot Esports and GAMURS merge

After leaving home then moving in with GAMURS at the end of October last year, Dot Esports has grown steadily. Now, this growth looks set to continue with news that the...

‘Fight Like a Girl’ directors: “We want to level the playing field”

There's an ongoing struggle in the esports community that is slowly breaking barriers. Female competitors. While the casual esports fan has no issue with female players, the numbers of participants are fairly...
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Cloud9 Vainglory – Unified Western Champions

Cloud9 were victorious at the Vainglory Unified Western Championships last weekend, showing sheer dominance throughout the competition; even knocking out pre-tournament favourites TSM. After the tournament was done and dusted, we...

Shadow.LoL launch provides new platform for professional team analytics

Esports data company DOJO Madness has today announced the launch of Shadow.LoL, a new software platform designed to provide cutting-edge analytics & data visualizations for professional teams of the game League of Legends. Led...
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NYC Overwatch League spot could go to LW Blue

LW Blue could be the team that secures the New York City spot in the upcoming Overwatch League, according to an article released by ESPN earlier today. Sterling.VC, which owns the slot for New...
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VY Esports raises seed round led by Raine Ventures

VY Esports, a content and services platform based in Los Angeles that's aiming to bridge the gap between esports and brands, announced last week that it has raised a seed round...

ESP Gaming, production and esports content creation company, launches

A team of executives that have experience across the World Series of Poker, the Olympics, the X-Games and the NFL, have this week launched an esports focused production company named ESP...

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McLaren launches Shadow Project esports programme

McLaren has today announced the launch of the McLaren Shadow Project, supported by Logitech G, HTC Vive, Sparco Gaming and Alienware. Coming off the back...