Overwatch – Why it had to win ‘Best Newcomer 2016’

For a game released in May 2016, to be crowned ‘Best new esports title’ in November is quite a feat.  It would be underplaying it a little to say that Blizzard’s Overwatch...

Scrub League Weekly – EVO gambling & the Scrub League awards picks

It’s a debate-heavy episode this week on Scrub League, as hosts Colin, Kevin and Samantha discuss (read: yell at each other about) EVO’s confirmation that there will be no officially sanctioned...

This week in Esports: First legal wagers taken in Nevada, Twitch partner with TSM...

The biggest news this week comes from Las Vegas, Nevada, where William Hill became the first sportsbook to take legal wager on esports. Other highlights include Twitch partnering with TSM and C9 and the inaugural eSports industry awards night.  William...
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Kalvin Chung – MnM Gaming – Record setters

The final interview from MCM is with Kalvin Chung, one of the directors of MnM Gaming. Over the weekend he watched as his organisation secured two of the three titles on offer...

FACEIT unveils new Anti-Cheat software

The tournament organisation, FACEIT, has announced that its Anti-Cheat software is heading into Private Beta. In a press release from the 24th November, the announcement follows on from its new "FACEIT...

Gear up – J!NX launches Echo Fox apparel line

Jinx Inc. (stylized J!NX) has unleashed an original collection of licensed apparel featuring esports team Echo Fox.  Available for purchase is gear including a variety of t-shirt designs and hoodies with the...

Official Talent Lineup for Overwatch MGA 2016 now confirmed

For the first time in the history of MSI’s annual international esports tournament, the Masters Gaming Arena (MGA) Championship will hold its Grand Finals in London, as MSI brings an Overwatch...

Pro FIFA update – Idealz signs for Schalke

Earlier this week Schalke 04 announced the acquisition of German FIFA player Lukas Schmandt – better known as Idealz.  The young player, who has already made quite a name for himself in the...

Next Generation Esports announce Overwatch Winter Premiere

Next Generation Esports have announced the Overwatch Winter Premiere, a tournament with a $100,000 (~£80,000) prize pool. The event will take place through December 2016 and finish at the end of January...

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 event will feature some of the best...