Entries in 'esports' (248)
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.
North America's largest Counter-Strike: Global Offensive league has banned teams from displaying betting site sponsors in-game.
The owner of League of Legends team Odyssey is behind the decision to inflate prices of Daraprim – a toxoplasmosis treatment for Malaria and AIDS – by more than 50 ...
The ESL has appointed Spike Laurie as business partner and co-Managing Director of their UK operations.
Free-to-play eSports hit Smite is now available through Valve’s Steam service.
Birmingham NEC is just the start of a proposed global expansion for Insomnia.
The original Dota 2 international tournament, The Defense, makes its return with a live television broadcast contract.
Riot Games will close 2015 with an All-Star League of Legends tournament set to take place in early December.
ESPN has posted a job listing seeking an editor to head up a new eSports division within the company.
Hollywood star-cum-tech investor Ashton Kutcher is the latest high profile investor to back international eSports gambling startup Unikrn.
One of the most popular Hearthstone streamers has finally ascended to the higher ranks of the game’s ladder system.
Mainstream sports bookmaker's Betway are seeing a 'huge surge' in eSports flutters as the launch bespoke microsite.
It’s a classic psychological mainstay – reward good behaviour and ignore bad behaviour.
Nintendo’s latest IP is preparing to burst onto the eSports scene in a big way.
The shockwaves of Kory "Semphis" Friesen's innocuous doping confession are still shuddering their way through the eSports industry this week.
Blizzard has filed for a new trademark indicating the company is looking into increasing its support of eSports.