Entries in 'esports' (192)
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.
You can stop YouTubers and Twitch users from streaming your games, but should you?
Three major eSports organisations, including two of Europe's largest teams, have been signed to international talent management agency IMG.
eSports organization Super League Gaming has announced plans for its upcoming summer tour, which will feature casual and competitive Minecraft sessions in movie theaters across US cities.
Valve has announced the rebirth of Dota 2 by detailing features in the new game client running on the Source 2 engine.
A Berlin startup which produces analytical tools to improve player performance in eSports has secured €2m in seed investment.
As 180m fans tuned into Saturday's UEFA Champions League final, they were joined by recently crowned Pro Evolution Soccer champ Rachid Tebane.
The largest eSports tournament ever held on America’s East Coast will take place this October.
The fifth annual Interntaional Dota 2 Championships has pulled together a record-setting prize pool ahead of the event this August.
Rumours of some new heroes for Hearthstone have been proved correct… in a way.
Martin ‘Deficio’ Lynge has been suspended by Riot after an investigation into his relationship with League of Legends team Copenhagen Wolves.
Market research specialist Newzoo has predicted that global eSports revenues will climb 30 per cent to $250m in 2015.
Andrey ‘Reynad’ Yanyuk’s eSports team Tempo Storm is branching out into animated comedy.
Unikrn CEO Rahul Sood has promised to sponsor any League of Legends team sporting a woman on their roster.
Though the soul of eSports growth in the past few decades has been a grassroots community, the heart has certainly been increasing sponsorship.
This feature is the first in a series of articles exploring how leading streaming competitors are approaching the expanding market.
New live-streaming service DingIt says it will launch a 24/7 eSports streaming channel.
With exactly one month to go until the best Dota teams in the world face off in Frankfurt, MCV and eSports Pro have 14 tickets to give away to ESL ...