Entries in 'esports' (24)
CBS Interactive's SVP David Rice tells MCV why the site is focusing more on original video content and professional gaming.
Chinese film star and martial artist Jet Li has argued that eSports are very much a ‘sport’ in the proper sense of the word.
This is the year of eSports in the UK, says event specialist Multiplay.
League of Legends developer Riot Games has announced its MOBA sensation is now peaking in excess of 5m concurrent players.
UK retail can now get involved in the eSports phenomenon thanks to a new StarCraft expansion.
Game Informer and Gamereactor may be entering the UK, but according to TV giant Twitch, gamers don't want new magazines, they want video.
Activision says it is about to 'forever change the face of eSports' with a new Call of Duty competition
Sony Online Entertainment and Major League Gaming have announced an agreement to integrate PlanetSide 2 into eSports events.
North American eSports team Quantic Gaming has been disbanded after investors pulled the organization's funding.
The UK eSports scene has been around for the best part of 20 years
Pro-gaming can be an expensive hobby. Competitive gamers are the sort of people willing to splash hunderds of pounds on a mouse or a headset.
The biggest eSports games on the market today are StarCraft II, Dota 2 and League of Legends.
The eSports events themselves are sights to behold. Take for instance the glitzy IGN Pro League finals in Las Vegas, where gamers are celebrities and fans are tripping over themselves ...
It’s attracting an audience in the tens of millions and the attention of video game giants Valve, Riot, Activision Blizzard and Ubisoft. So why is it struggling to generate money? ...
Professional gaming in the UK is lagging behind its rivals in Asia, the US and Europe in terms of sponsorship, says eSports specialist Multiplay.
This week's MCV is now available to view online – and it features a detailed investigation of the eSports craze.
Virgin’s competitive gaming venture is determined to expand its UK userbase.
The team behind the iSeries events is handling this weekend’s Minecon.
Ubisoft showed off its download line-up at its Digital Days showcase in Paris earlier this month, and MCV caught up with worldwide director of online games Stephanie Perotti.
Valve has confirmed previous reports and teases that the company is in production on a gaming-related film, unveiling a documentary focused on pro circuit players competing in the annual Dota ...
Valve appears to be prepping an announcement for an esports focused film documentary—an announcement that could very well arrive in the next 24 hours.
Call of Duty: Black Ops II's brand new multiplayer has been inspired by the eSports phenomenon, the developer has told MCV.
Highlights include new demos of Metal Gear Solid 4, Kane & Lynch, Haze, Crysis, Folklore, Fifa ...