Entries in 'esports' (209)
For the first time in eSports history a League of Legends team has finished the season undeafeated.
Harbottle & Lewis associate Kostyantyn Lobov details the issues facing various areas of the industry as allegations of doping run rampant in the eSports space.
In the wake of ESL's decision to implement drug testing at their next event, Gfinity has also begun working to combat the use of PEDs.
Riot has given one of League of Legends’ heroes a visual makeover, and its boards are alight with protests from fans.
One of the biggest eSports organisations has teamed up with two drugs testing bodies to help address the growing concern about performance enhancing drugs.
Gfinity have partnered with EGX organisers Gamer Network to run StarCraft 2 and CS:GO tournaments at the Birmingham event.
Is there a doping problem in eSports? That’s the prospect many of the sector’s leading companies are now facing up to following recent claims from one player about widespread drug ...
Smite developer Hi-Rez Studios is turning focus more on the sustainability of eSports as they push to bring MOBAs to console.
The premier fighting game tournament of the year, Evo, drew more than 250,000 Twitch viewers to see Momochi win Ultra Street Fighter 4 last night.
Hosted by Upper Street Events and Endemol Shine, Legends of Gaming Live will take over the whole of London’s Alexandra Palace from September 4th to 6th.
The world’s best known fighting game video game championships takes place in Las Vegas this weekend.
eSports tournament Vulcun Deckmasters has been cancelled, despite only launching last month.
North American professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player Kory “Semphis” Friesen has admitted to taking Adderall during tournaments, claiming the drug is pervasive among competitors at eSports events.
Twitch broadcasters VideoGameBootCamp have refused to allow a Smash Bros. player to use the in-game tag of their sponsors, YouPorn.
The Smite World Championships 2016 will comprise of both a PC and Xbox One tournament when it returns to Atlanta's Cobb Performing Arts Centre on January 7-10 .
Riot claims to be winning the battle against toxic player behaviour.
It seems that Nintendo’s hesitance over promoting Super Smash Bros as a competitive fighting series is coming to an end.
Dota 2 tournament ESL One Frankfurt 2015 attracted over 1m online viewers, with numbers sharply up year-on-year.
It may be a surprise to hear that one of the most recognisable names in Hearthstone has never actually won a tournament. Until now.
The total prize pool for Hi-Rez Studios' Smite World Championships has been capped at $1m, according to President Stewart Chisam.
DreamHack, the originally Swedish LAN party that has evolved into a premiere stop on the eSports calendar, is coming to London's Copper Box in September.
European broadcaster MTG has reached an agreement to acquire a majority stake in eSports giant ESL.
The global eSports betting site Unikrn, founded by ex-Microsoft Ventures GM Rahul Sood, has raised $7m in its Series A funding round.
After taking their fourth major Dota 2 title in a row at ESL One Frankfurt last weekend, Team Secret are ready to finally take on sponsorship.
After crashing out of ESL One Frankfurt early last weekend, Alliance's Jonathan "Loda" Berg is considering rebuilding the team after a brief break.