Entries in 'esports' (34)
Capcom and Twitch have joined together to present a Street Fighter eSports league called Capcom Pro Tour.
North American eSports organization Major League Gaming has announced a deal with Brazilian sports entertainment company Grupo Águia to form MLG Brasil.
Millions of people around the world are playing their favourite games right now.
Razer pens deal with Multiplay to host League of Legends tournaments at all 2014 events.
Halo developer 343 Industries has hired professional gamer Eric Hewitt.
Major League Gaming audiences watched more than 54m hours of MLG-produced video content in 2013, the organization has announced.
Over 32m people tuned into to watch the League of Legends World Championship final, Riot has revealed.
Major League Gaming has announced MLG.tv, a new eSports internet-broadcast network that will showcase events around the world.
A big weekend for eSports events meant streaming video service Twitch had its most popular day yet.
Major League Gaming's latest Pro Circuit event hit new heights in terms of attendance, the organization has revealed.
CBS Interactive's SVP David Rice tells MCV why the site is focusing more on original video content and professional gaming.
Chinese film star and martial artist Jet Li has argued that eSports are very much a ‘sport’ in the proper sense of the word.
This is the year of eSports in the UK, says event specialist Multiplay.
League of Legends developer Riot Games has announced its MOBA sensation is now peaking in excess of 5m concurrent players.
UK retail can now get involved in the eSports phenomenon thanks to a new StarCraft expansion.
Game Informer and Gamereactor may be entering the UK, but according to TV giant Twitch, gamers don't want new magazines, they want video.
Activision says it is about to 'forever change the face of eSports' with a new Call of Duty competition
Sony Online Entertainment and Major League Gaming have announced an agreement to integrate PlanetSide 2 into eSports events.
North American eSports team Quantic Gaming has been disbanded after investors pulled the organization's funding.
The UK eSports scene has been around for the best part of 20 years
Pro-gaming can be an expensive hobby. Competitive gamers are the sort of people willing to splash hunderds of pounds on a mouse or a headset.
The biggest eSports games on the market today are StarCraft II, Dota 2 and League of Legends.
The eSports events themselves are sights to behold. Take for instance the glitzy IGN Pro League finals in Las Vegas, where gamers are celebrities and fans are tripping over themselves ...
It’s attracting an audience in the tens of millions and the attention of video game giants Valve, Riot, Activision Blizzard and Ubisoft. So why is it struggling to generate money? ...
Professional gaming in the UK is lagging behind its rivals in Asia, the US and Europe in terms of sponsorship, says eSports specialist Multiplay.