Entries in 'esports' (140)
Blizzard has said that the next Hearthstone expansion will be called Blackrock Mountain and will be released in April.
Motiga’s in-development MOBA title Gigantic will feature cross-play across Xbox One and PC.
Any investment in eSports is often viewed as a risk.
GAME’s £20m swoop for Multiplay can transform eSports in the UK, say leading industry execs.
League of Legends is taking steps against hostility in its community by encouraging players to work together.
This morning's announcement that UK retailer GAME Digital were to acquire events organiser Multiplay for £20m came as a shock for more than a few reasons.
Live event marketplace Eventbrite has released the results of a recently conducted eSports event survey that includes a few notable findings for the industry to take note of.
League of Legends developer Riot has been forced to wade into a messy rights dispute involving the gameplay streaming of popular player Sanghyuk ‘Faker’ Lee.
Retailer GAME has made a big move into the eSports and events space by acquiring Multiplay.
A number of YouTube’s brightest names have been confirmed for the inaugural Legends of Gaming Live tournament and exhibition this September.
PC games code retailer Kinguin has announced the formation of the first weekly Hearthstone league – and many of the game’s biggest eSports stars are already on board.
Tempo Storm’s Andrey ‘Reynad’ Yanyuk has lashed out at what he says are the baseless accusations levelled at one of his players, Hyerim ‘MagicAmy’ Lee.
$25,000 is up for grabs at an upcoming Nvidia-organised Hearthstone tournament.
The debate surrounding the legitimacy of eSports as a sport is over.
Games Workshop’s Warhammer 40,000 is getting another video game outing – this time as a PC MOBA.
ESL continues a raft of big eSports investments today with news that the $250,000 ESL Frankfurt Dota tournament this June will be the first in a 12-month series totalling $1m ...
ESL announced today the "world's largest" Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament will be held this August in Cologne's LANXESS arena for a $250,000 prize pool.
Norway’s largest commercial broadcaster TV 2 has agreed to broadcast a full eSports season.
ESL Legendary Series winner Hyerim ‘MagicAmy’ Lee is not a real person, according to accusation flying around the internet today.
Capcom has detailed its 2015 Pro Tour fighting game circuit schedule, with the eSports organization offering up a prize pool of $500,000 this season.
Game streaming newcomer D!ngIt.TV has announced a weekly rota of tournaments for five eSports titles, in a bid to establish themselves as serious competition for Twitch viewer share.
Gfinity has confirmed that the UK’s first dedicated eSports arena will be opened next month.
The ESL UK Premiership, the company's largest tournament since 2010, has been announced today for UK-only Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and League of Legends players to win £12,000.
Valve’s MOBA title Dota 2 hit an important milestone over the weekend.
INTERVIEW: Team Liquid co-owner Steve Arhancet discusses the rise of eSports - and what's next for the sector
After 12 years in the financial industry, Steve Arhancet made a leap into the then nascent world of professional gaming. Now he's the co-owner of one of the world's best-known ...