WSOE 3

WSOE chooses Fortnite for third event in its tournament series

World Showdown of Esports (WSOE) has announced the third stop in its tournament series, and it'll see 100 players take part in popular Battle Royale title Fortnite. WSOE 3 will take place...
SMAAASH Entertainment Simplicity Esports

SMAAASH Entertainment enters esports through Simplicity acquisition

Update 04/01/2019 15:56 - SMAAASH Entertainment has announced the closure of the acquisition and merger with Simplicity Esports. SMAAASH Entertainment is entering the esports industry after agreeing to acquire the stock of Simplicity...

Unikrn launches skill-based betting service dubbed UMode

It’s another red-letter day for esports betting platform, Unikrn, as they announce their new skill-based betting feature, UMode, available in a number of global markets including 41 states. UMode coincides with...
UGC Skillshot Media Halo Classic

UGC partners with Skillshot Media for Halo Classic event

Esports tournament organiser Ultimate Gaming Championship (UGC) has partnered with Hi-Rez Studios' subsidiary Skillshot Media to improve the production of its upcoming Halo Classic event. Taking place over January 11-13th right outside of...
Gen.G esports Nighthawk Pro Gaming

Gen.G esports extends partnership with Nighthawk Pro Gaming

Gen.G esports has announced the renewal of its partnership with NETGEAR's gaming brand, Nighthawk Pro Gaming. As a result, NETGEAR will provide Nighthawk Pro Gaming routers and switches for the organisation's headquarters...
Allied Esports Entertainment

Black Ridge to acquire Allied Esports and merge with WPT

Black Ridge Acquisition Corp. and Ourgame International Holdings Ltd. have entered an agreement that will see Black Ridge acquire two of Ourgame's esports properties, Allied Esports and World Poker Tour. Once the...
HyperX Esports Truck

HyperX acquires naming rights for Esports Arena Drive

HyperX has expanded its partnership with esports entertainment company Allied Esports by entering a multi-year naming rights deal for its mobile esport arena. Formerly known as Esports Arena Drive, the portable gaming...
Popdog

Esports veterans join forces for tech and services company Popdog

Popdog, a new technology and services company from a number of veterans in the esports industry, has been announced. The company will develop products to optimise esports and gaming livestreaming for...
Immortals St. Judes Children's Research Hospital

Immortals enters partnership with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

Immortals has entered a fundraising partnership with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, committing to raise a total of $500,000 (£394,937.50) over two years alongside its Overwatch League franchise Los Angeles Valiant. St....

Lil Yachty officially joins the ranks of FaZe Clan

After being affiliated with Miles Marks McCollum - known in the public realm as Lil Yachty - for a number of months, esports organisation FaZe Clan has officially made the rapper...

Events

Epic reveal details for $10m Fortnite Fall Skirmish

Epic Games has revealed their plans for Fortnite with a Fall Skirmish event, taking place over 6 weeks culminating at TwitchCon on the 26th...