Entries in 'Pro-gaming' (11)

Nintendo executive set to compete in Super Smash Bros tournament at Evo 2015

Nintendo executive set to compete in Super Smash Bros tournament at Evo 2015

It seems that Nintendo’s hesitance over promoting Super Smash Bros as a competitive fighting series is coming to an end.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jul 8th 2015 at 10:19AM in News
UK eSports scene is 'absolutely' mature enough to support betting

UK eSports scene is 'absolutely' mature enough to support betting

eSports betting platform Unikrn has allayed fears of corruption as it launches its UK division.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on May 21st 2015 at 12:10PM in News
Athletics and eSports governing bodies unite in effort to combat 'lazy stereotypes'

Athletics and eSports governing bodies unite in effort to combat 'lazy stereotypes'

Pro-gaming’s desire to be classified as a ‘real’ sport may be one step closer to fruition, following a deal struck between an eSports body and a global athletics organisation.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 29th 2015 at 11:10AM in News
Green Man Gaming to serve as official Gfinity Championship supplier

Green Man Gaming to serve as official Gfinity Championship supplier

UK eSports firm Gfinity and digital games retailer Green Man Gaming have penned a deal surrounding the former’s upcoming pro-gaming tournament.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 29th 2015 at 10:11AM in News

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The Sun makes entry into eSports with two-year Gfinity partnership

The Sun makes entry into eSports with two-year Gfinity partnership

The owner of national tabloid The Sun has made its first move into the pro-gaming sector by backing eSports organisation Gfinity for the next two years.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 21st 2015 at 12:51PM in News
INTERVIEW: Team Liquid co-owner Steve Arhancet discusses the rise of eSports - and what's next for the sector

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 ...

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 16th 2015 at 12:00PM in News
Investing in eSports: How to get involved in the pro-gaming sector

Investing in eSports: How to get involved in the pro-gaming sector

Many firms want to dive into the eSports sector – but very few know where to start. MCV talks to Nathan Lindberg, vice president of global sales at Curse, about ...

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Feb 11th 2015 at 11:00AM in News
eSports Pro kicks off in February - don't forget to sign up

eSports Pro kicks off in February - don't forget to sign up

MCV's new service dedicated to the world of competitive gaming launches in just over a week – so now's the time to make sure you're signed up.

on Jan 22nd 2015 at 10:13AM in News

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Team Liquid co-owner: 'eSports isn't a sport? Wake up and look at the numbers'

Team Liquid co-owner: 'eSports isn't a sport? Wake up and look at the numbers'

The co-owner of one of the world’s biggest pro-gaming teams has told MCV that the popularity of eSports means it must be defined as a true ‘sport’.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 9:52AM in News
MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to competitive gaming peripherals and accessories

MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to competitive gaming peripherals and accessories

Playing titles competitively is becoming an increasingly desirable career for many gamers. MCV looks at the pro-gaming products you should be stocking

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 8th 2014 at 12:30PM in News
eSports: Behind the next billion-dollar industry

eSports: Behind the next billion-dollar industry

Competitive gaming is a big deal, generating millions upon millions of views and beginning to even outpace the rest of the games industry.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 11th 2014 at 10:30AM in News