Entries in 'esports' (264)
US digital and satellite cable network Disney XD will air an hour-long special featuring Mario Kart 8 competitions next week, Nintendo has revealed.
Toxic League of Legends players will be locked out of new content for the MOBA thanks to a new update.
Microsoft has revealed that its Halo World Championship tournament will kick off at the start of this December.
One of the largest multi-discipline eSports organisations in China closed its doors yesterday as Team DK chose to disband all its squads.
Blizzard made a shock announcement at Blizzcon this weekend – there’s a new Hearthstone expansion, and it will be released this week.
Halo 5 has been out for just over a week in The States and its in-game monetisation has already allowed players to crowdfund half a million dollars for the World ...
eSports betting service Unikrn has introduced a new “competitive integrity certification” program to better address the growing issue of match fixing and other forms of cheating pervading pro gaming events.
It's been a busy 12 months for GAME, following the High Street retailer's acquisition of eSports specialist Multiplay, hectic Black Friday last year and return to the PC space.
In more news presumably intended to be revealed at Sony’s Paris Games Week conference tonight, details about the platform holder’s eSports platform have arrived online.
Some of the world’s top eSports teams are actively recruiting for teams to compete in Blizzard’s upcoming competitive shooter Overwatch.
Call of Duty publisher Activision is making a big move into eSports with the opening of a brand new competitive gaming division.
Guild Wars 2 developer ArenaNet has joined forces with eSports organizer ESL to form an official Pro League for the MMO.
Russian eSports organisation Virtus.pro has received investment that could total over $100m from a company owned by one of Arsenal’s controlling figures.
The BBC’s investment in eSports marks a potential turning point for the sector, leading experts say.
British eSports organiser Gfinity has recorded 58.5m online views of their 2015 Championship Series, exceeding first year targets of 50m.
The 16 players who will feature in the Hearthstone World Championship finals have now been decided.
Riot’s decision to block advertising from select key resellers at the 2015 League of Legends World Championships has been heavily criticised by G2A.
eSports are taking one step further into the mainstream as the BBC has announced it will be live streaming the League of Legends World Championships.
Gaming social network Raptr has announced new deals for its video sharing service Plays.tv, partnering with the Electronic Sports League and World of Tanks developer Wargraming.
League of Legends developer Riot appears to be going to war with online key seller G2A.com.
Fantasy sports monolith FanDuel has acquired eSports betting startup AlphaDraft as further big players in sports wagering enter the scene.
Valve has announced the beginning of a series of Majors for Dota 2 to compliment its annual event The International, with the first to be hosted in Frankfurt in November.
American basic cable channel TBS has announced it will air multiple Counter-Strike: Global Offensive matches next year.
Activision, publishers of the perennial Call of Duty franchise, today announced they are forming a standardised global league for eSports competition.
Turner Broadcasting is launching a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive eSports league in partnership with WME | IMG talent agency.