AEG & ESL – Esports coming to the O2 and Barclays Center

ESL has signed its latest partnership with AEG meaning esports will be coming to a host of major venues that the firm operates worldwide.  These include the O2 Arena in London, the...

ELEAGUE announces the teams & schedule for season two

CS:GO fans have something extra to sink their teeth into again from this week after the ELEAGUE season two preliminaries got underway yesterday. This week’s preliminary round will feature the likes of...

The launch of the National Association of Collegiate eSports

The National Association of Collegiate eSports (NAC eSports) officially launched on Wednesday, with its remit to provide "legitimacy and structure for esports programs officially recognized by their college or university".  NAC eSports is...

Esports start ups can win $50,000 in Vegas launchpad

Forming part of Naruscope's Casinos and Esports Conference is an inviting $50,000 launchpad competition for esports start up companies. The Esports & Casino Resorts Esports Startup Launchpad is being delivered in partnership with...

Epsilon eSports join the ECS Development League

It has been announced that Epsilon eSports have taken the place of Natus Vincere in the ECS CS:GO Developmental League.  This is due to Na'Vi being forced to pull out of the competition....

Steffen Thomsen – Danske Spil – The Danish esports betting scene

Following the International in early August of this year, for which the victorious team Wings Gaming came away with $9.1m (£7m) as a prize, esports betting experienced a notable surge. Steffen Thomsen,...

Thinking of entering esports? Learn to tread carefully

With the numbers being touted by the likes of Newzoo about the current worth, and growth trajectory, of the esports industry it’s unsurprising that every man and his dog are looking...

Sweetpatch TV will speak at the Esports 2016 Conference in London

Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. has announced that Sweetpatch TV will speak at the eSports 2016 Conference in London on September 23rd.  David Witts, the Owner of Sweetpatch TV, will be on a panel...

Will PSG be the next football club in esports?

French sports daily L’Equipe has reported that Paris Saint-Germain Football Club appear to be set to invest in esports.  The article stated that the Ligue 1 champions are in talks with French esports team...

The long road to legitimisation in esports betting

Improving integrity standards across esports is of absolute importance for its continued growth and move into the mainstream. James Watson, Sportradar With the majority of tournaments played out online and with the numerous...