Entries in 'esports' (410)

ESL One

ESL One Genting Dota 2 tournament announced

ESL One is heading to the Genting Resort in Malaysia for a $250,000 Dota 2 tournament.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 27th 2016 at 1:32PM in News
IeSF

Alibaba partners with IeSF to grow Chinese eSports

The International eSports Federation (IeSF) has partnered with Alibaba Sports Group to boost eSports in China and across the world.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 27th 2016 at 11:53AM in News
Dota 2

The International 6 has the biggest eSports prize pool ever

The community funded prize pool for The International 6 has become the largest prize pool in eSports history.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 27th 2016 at 10:34AM in News
Overwatch Open

ELEAGUE hosting $300,000 Overwatch competition

ELEAGUE has partnered with FACEIT to host the Overwatch Open, which has a massive $300,000 prize pool.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 23rd 2016 at 10:41AM in News

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Heroes of the Storm

ESL hosting Heroes of the Storm regional at gamescom

ESL will host the European Heroes of the Storm Fall Regional at gamescom in August.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 22nd 2016 at 10:55AM in News
Fnatic

Fnatic finally sign an Overwatch team

Fnatic have finally entered the Overwatch scene, after much speculation, by signing a mostly American roster.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 22nd 2016 at 10:51AM in News
Warface

Crytek partners with ESL for Warface eSports

Crytek and ESL have partnered in order to run Warface eSports competitions.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 21st 2016 at 2:00PM in News
Sporting Lisbon

Sporting Lisbon enters eSports with top Portuguese FIFA player

Portugese football club Sporting Lisbon has entered the eSports world by signing top Portuguese FIFA player Francisco "Quinzas" Cruz.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 21st 2016 at 12:59PM in News

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EVO

EVO organising its first Japanese event

Fighting game tournament EVO is organising a spin off event known as EVO Japan.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 21st 2016 at 9:27AM in News
Street Fighter V

More people watched EVO on Twitch than ESPN

EVO’s first ever broadcast on TV pulled in an average of 201,000 viewers, but that still wasn't enough to beat Twitch’s concurrent numbers.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 21st 2016 at 9:12AM in News
Street Fighter V

Capcom Cup prize pool to be crowd funded

The prize pool for the Capcom Cup will be partially crowd funded with in game Street Fighter V items.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 17th 2016 at 8:12PM in News
Battle Cup

Dota 2 gets weekend tournaments for everyone to enter

Valve has added weekend tournaments to Dota 2, allowing everyone to take part in some competitive action.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 15th 2016 at 1:30PM in News

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Cosplay

$15,000 cosplay competition to take place at The International 6

The International 6 will feature a $15,000 cosplay competition, giving the best Dota 2 cosplayers in the world a chance to show off on the biggest stage of the year.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 15th 2016 at 1:19PM in News
ESL One

ESL One Cologne breaks records again

ESL One Cologne, the most recent CS:GO major, has broken a ton of records including attendance and social media engagement.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 14th 2016 at 6:46PM in News
Leffen

Leffen to miss EVO after all due to further visa issues

Professional Super Smash Bros. Melee player William "Leffen" Hjelt will not attend EVO this weekend due to visa issues.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 14th 2016 at 4:27PM in News
Mtn Dew

Mountain Dew CS:GO League to give amateur teams a shot at the ESL Pro League

MTN DEW has partnered with ESL and ESEA to create the Mountain Dew League, an amateur CS:GO competition that offers qualification to the ESL Pro League.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 14th 2016 at 10:58AM in News

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ECS

ECS CS:GO league returns for season two

The Esports Championship Series is set to return for its second season in October, with open qualifiers for the league taking place next month.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 13th 2016 at 8:16PM in News
eSports Industry Awards 2016 finalists announced

eSports Industry Awards 2016 finalists announced

The initial set of finalists for the eSports Industry Awards 2016 – taking place Monday 21st November at the Brewery, London – have been announced.

on Jul 11th 2016 at 9:23AM in News
Hundred Thieves

NaDeSHoT's Hundred Thieves release Call of Duty roster

Hundred Thieves has released its Call of Duty team after a disappointing last place finish in stage two of the North American Call of Duty World League.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 10th 2016 at 2:04PM in News
ESL One

ESL One Cologne 2017 announced

ESL One Cologne will return for its fourth year in 2017, taking place at the Lanxess Arena between July 7th and 9th.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 10th 2016 at 1:20PM in News
ELEAGUE

SK Gaming and Team X disqualified from ELEAGUE

Both SK Gaming (formerly Luminosity) and Team X (formerly SK Gaming) have been disqualified from ELEAGUE.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 7th 2016 at 3:43PM in News
GAME opens first in-store eSports zone

GAME opens first in-store eSports zone

High street retailer GAME added an area dedicated to competitive gaming to its Manchester Trafford Centre store.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 7th 2016 at 11:43AM in News
Flusha

Fnatic's flusha on G2: "I can't say I consider them a top team"

In just a few hours Fnatic will face off against G2 eSports at ESL One Cologne, and one of Fnatic’s star players, Robin "flusha" Rönnquist, had some harsh words on ...

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 6th 2016 at 5:26PM in News
Manchester City

Manchester City sign FIFA player

Manchester City today announced the signing of Kieran ‘Kez’ Brown, a professional FIFA player.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 6th 2016 at 3:14PM in News
Overwatch Cup

Beyond the Summit tease first Overwatch event

Beyond the Summit, the predominantly Dota 2 focused casting studio, is working on an Overwatch tournament.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 6th 2016 at 11:44AM in News