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Tempo Storm to purchase Dream Team's NA Challenger Series slot

Dream Team is selling its place in the North American League of Legends Challenger Series to Tempo Storm.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Nov 23rd 2016 at 8:00AM in News
Twitch

Twitch will represent TSM and Cloud9 in sponsorship sales

Streaming platform Twitch has announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with both Team SoloMid and Cloud 9 to collaborate on many areas related to sponsorship and sales.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Nov 23rd 2016 at 8:00AM in News
Riot Games

Riot's sale of LCS streaming rights to MLBAM seems inevitable after new report

Riot Games looks set to sell the streaming rights for its League of Legends Championship Series to Major League Baseball Advanced Media.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Nov 23rd 2016 at 8:00AM in News
Overwatch

Overwatch's Symmetra becomes first hero with dual ultimates

The latest patch to go live on the Overwatch PTR has reworked Symmetra and given her an extra ultimate.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Nov 23rd 2016 at 8:00AM in News

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Street Fighter V

New Street Fighter V stage banned from Capcom Pro Tour play

Earlier this month the Street Fighter V team launched a new DLC stage called Skies of Honor, but it has now been banned in pro play.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Nov 23rd 2016 at 8:00AM in News
IEM

Intel Extreme Masters Oakland hits 490,000 concurrent viewers

This past weekend saw the Intel Extreme Masters head to Oakland for the first time, with the event pulling in almost half a million concurrent viewers.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Nov 23rd 2016 at 8:00AM in News
Reunited

Reunited speaking with multiple sports clubs about potential sale says report

Overwatch organisation Reunited is apparently in talks with major sports clubs from the NBA, Premier League, and Bundesliga about a potential sale.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Nov 22nd 2016 at 2:42PM in News
eSports Industry Awards

Winners crowned at the first ever eSports Industry Awards

Last night saw the first ever eSports Industry Awards take place at The Brewery in central London.

on Nov 22nd 2016 at 12:10PM in News

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Pokemon Sun and Moon sell 1.9m copies in Japan

Pokemon Sun and Moon sell 1.9m copies in Japan

New 3DS titles Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon have failed to match the sales of the series’ 2013 releases.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 22nd 2016 at 10:46AM in News
Bethesda finally confirms Nintendo Switch support

Bethesda finally confirms Nintendo Switch support

Elder Scrolls publisher Bethesda has for the first time confirmed that it will be supporting the Nintendo Switch.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 22nd 2016 at 10:28AM in News
eBay promoting NES Classic scalping in the US

eBay promoting NES Classic scalping in the US

Online auction giant eBay is encouraging owners of Nintendo’s NES Classic to sell the machine on its site for a big profit.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 22nd 2016 at 10:13AM in News
Titanfall 2 price slashed by over 50%

Titanfall 2 price slashed by over 50%

The slow sales of EA’s Titanfall 2 have led to a big price cut for the title less than a month after release.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 22nd 2016 at 9:53AM in News

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Overwatch scoops five awards at Golden Joysticks

Overwatch scoops five awards at Golden Joysticks

Blizzard’s Overwatch was the big winner at the 2016 Golden Joystick Awards, claiming more prizes than any other title.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 21st 2016 at 10:48AM in News
Blizzard scraps Overwatch graphic novel plans

Blizzard scraps Overwatch graphic novel plans

Overwatch’s full length graphic novel is no more.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 21st 2016 at 10:21AM in News
Bethesda Pinball is real and on the way

Bethesda Pinball is real and on the way

Zen Studios has announced a partnership with Bethesda for three pinball tables based on some of its biggest IP.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 21st 2016 at 10:03AM in News
Star Citizen dev promises to share current production schedules

Star Citizen dev promises to share current production schedules

With a release date seemingly no closer to arriving, RSI has said that it will now publicise updated internal production schedules on a regular basis.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 21st 2016 at 9:45AM in News

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Updated: Call of Duty holds off Watch Dogs 2 to retain No.1

Updated: Call of Duty holds off Watch Dogs 2 to retain No.1

Updated: Ubisoft has since reached out to MCV concerning Watch Dogs 2's boxed sales performance in the UK thus far. 

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 21st 2016 at 9:17AM in News
Gamerz

Reality show aims to build a CS:GO team while livestreaming the process 24/7

The International Format Group has announced the awfully named Gamerz, a reality show that will see thousands of players try to get a slot on the organisation’s CS:GO team.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Nov 18th 2016 at 1:50PM in News
Muffin Lightning

Echo Fox out, Muffin Lightning in at the ELEAGUE Americas Minor Championship

After news broke yesterday that the Echo Fox CS:GO team had broken up, ELEAGUE has now announced that the team has been replaced in the Americas Minor Championship.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Nov 18th 2016 at 11:39AM in News
Echo Fox

Echo Fox gives its CS:GO players the option to leave the team, two take up the offer

In a somewhat unprecedented move the Echo Fox organisation has told all of its CS:GO players that they are free to pursue opportunities with other teams if they so wish. ...

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Nov 18th 2016 at 11:25AM in News
Warner Bros agrees to buy Machinima

Warner Bros agrees to buy Machinima

Having already invested plenty in the company, Warner Bros has now signed a deal to acquire full control of the video specialist.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2016 at 11:20AM in News
Vive and Oculus Rift sales predicted to hit 770k by year end

Vive and Oculus Rift sales predicted to hit 770k by year end

2016 has been the year of VR, but how many units are actually in the hands of consumers?

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2016 at 10:45AM in News
EA ups disclosure requirements for sponsored content

EA ups disclosure requirements for sponsored content

Influencers and YouTubers who agree to promote EA content will from now on need to be even more transparent about their commercial agreements.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2016 at 10:17AM in News
Game Awards will encourage developer transparency thanks to No Man's Sky

Game Awards will encourage developer transparency thanks to No Man's Sky

Video host Geoff Keighley has said the controversy surrounding No Man’s Sky has forced a change in how next month’s Game Awards Show will operate.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2016 at 10:00AM in News
Compatible Xbox 360 games re-released in Xbox One boxes

Compatible Xbox 360 games re-released in Xbox One boxes

Microsoft is making the most of its market-leading backwards compatibility feature by delving into its Xbox 360 back catalogue.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 18th 2016 at 9:44AM in News