CLG partners with Overwolf to offer pro in-game guides

The American esports organisation Counter Logic Gaming (CLG) have announced their partnership with Overwolf, an application which allows developers to create downloadable applications for video games.  This partnership will be oriented towards...
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OpTic Gaming announce exclusive broadcasting partnership with Twitch

OpTic Gaming, an esports organisation best known for its prowess in console first-person shooting games, has signed an exclusive broadcasting deal with livestreaming platform Twitch. The move will see all of its...
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Mountain Dew partners with Dignitas, Splyce and SK Gaming

Mountain Dew® has announced that it has established partnerships with three major esports organisations; namely Team Dignitas, Splyce and Team SK Gaming.  These new partnerships will 'provide gamers around the globe with exclusive content...
E3

Twitch and T-Mobile put on FGC competition at E3 2017

With E3 2017 becoming open to the public for the first time comes the event's very own esports competition. Top fighting game competitors will aim to take the attention away from the...

eScon USA 2017 will take place in Los Angeles

Kisaco Research has announced the details for the next eSCon which will take place in Los Angeles at the SLS Hotel in September (13-14).  The two day conference will see a host...

Riot reveal NA LCS franchising model to go live in 2018

Riot Games, the publisher of one of the world's largest esports, League of Legends has revealed details of its franchising plans for the North American League of Legends Championship Series. The spots are...

Thorin becomes an ambassador for fantasy and betting firm ESP

Esports historian, talk-show host and established analyst Duncan “Thorin” Shields has been announced as an ambassador for esports fantasy and betting operator ESP.  In their words ESP plans to use this partnership to...
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Esports team management platform ReadyUp to launch in Autumn

San Francisco based ReadyUp, which calls itself the 'first esports team management platform, will go live this Autumn.  New organisations in esports crop up rather regularly but it's safe to say that...

Senate Bill 240 paves the way for legal esports betting in Nevada

Nevada state governor Brian Sandoval has signed a bill, dubbed Senate Bill 240, amending the pari-mutuel wagering rules and thus paving the way for esports wagering to be legal in Nevada.  The bill...

Twitch and Bandai Namco to host Tekken World Tour

There is good news on the horizon for fans of Tekken 7 after Twitch and Bandai Namco announced a new tournament series. The two companies have teamed up in an effort to...

Events

ELEAGUE sets Twitch record for concurrents as C9 take surprise victory

ELEAGUE Major: Boston broke its own record to set a new all-time figure for concurrent viewers on a single Twitch channel. The stream generated...