Entries in 'esports' (69)
Blizzard will release the next expansion for Hearthstone in April, according to a new report.
Smartphone manufacturer HTC has made a big move into the eSports sector by sponsorting no less than three professional teams.
League of Legends is to receive a dedicated European network, mirroring that planned for the US.
Gfinity and Multiplay say retailers can help make eSports a major force in the UK.
Fish and chips. Red postboxes. Cups of tea. eSports?
MCV's new service dedicated to the world of competitive gaming launches in just over a week – so now's the time to make sure you're signed up.
The co-owner of one of the world’s biggest pro-gaming teams has told MCV that the popularity of eSports means it must be defined as a true ‘sport’.
League of Legends developer Riot Games has announced the popular MOBA's World Championships will be held in Europe this October.
The biggest fighting game tournament in the world has outlined the titles that will feature in this year’s competition.
Entry into the closed beta for Blizzard’s in development MOBA Heroes of the Storm can now be bought.
Organizers for annual Smash Bros tournament Apex have confirmed frontman Johnathan “Alex Strife” Lugo will no longer be involved with the event, following multiple sexual harassment allegations.
Valve’s Counter-Strike has been rocked again with yet more evidence of tournament match fixing.
Blizzard has outlined how players will be able to qualify for the 2015 Hearthstone World Championship.
12 per cent of developers who participated in GDC 2014’s State of the Industry Survey say they are working on a game they would classify as an eSports title. 79 ...
For the first entry in our continuing coverage of the eSports market, MCV looks back at the growth of competitive gaming and sees where it could be headed in years ...
Ahead of its plan to build the UK’s first eSports arena, Gfinity has inked commercial deals with two marketing outlets.
Video sharing site Dailymotion has become the latest company to branch out into live video game streaming.
Blizzard has kicked off closed beta testing for its upcoming ‘online team brawler’ Heroes of the Storm.
The winners of the first ever Smite World Championships have been crowned, with American team COG Prime scooping the $1.3m prize.
A show called Gaming: Rise of the Cyber Athlete will this week examine the credentials of video games as a sport.
MCV is adding regular reporting on the global eSports business - including the fast-growing UK competitive games sector - as of next month.
Valve has confirmed its annual Dota 2 eSports competition The International will return in 2015.
The University of Pikeville in Kentucky is offering 20 scholarships for top League of Legends players this autumn.
UK eSports firm Gfinity has debuted on London Stock Exchange’s AIM today, raising £3.5m.
The second and final instalment in Razer’s three-part eSports documentary has hit the web.