Entries in 'esports' (131)
As the dust settles on Gfinity's CS:GO Spring Masters I finals last Sunday, it seems a good time to assess the results of the UK's first eSports arena's opening weekend.
The world’s biggest online video provider has set its set on the live streaming video market, with eSports to be a central thrust.
The smartphone version of Hearthstone, due out this month, will not segment players from the existing user base.
With the rising cultural phenomenon eSports has become, it's no wonder there is a rush to explain its many (many) facets to the confused uninitiated.
Five live eSports events are to be shown by over 1,500 cinemas as part of ESL’s ‘eSports in Cinemas’ series.
Capcom has again teamed up with peripheral maker Mad Catz to produce new licensed FightSticks and FightPads for the latest in the Street Fighter Series.
Is the boom in the popularity of eSports a fad or a sign of the future of video games?
Fnatic not only enjoyed a memorable victory at this year’s ESL One Counter Strike finals in Katowice, but it did so in front of a record online audience.
Anaheim in California will once again be host to Blizzcon, which this year will take place in November.
One of Hearthstone’s leading eSports teams is striking out into the fighting genre.
Jean-Charles Lacoste, MD of sports monetisation experts InPlayer, discusses what eSports businesses can do to generate better income
TheScore, the Canadian sports news specialists, have released the iOS version of their eSports app after yesterday's App Store outage.
Gfinity today continued to expand their ranks with news that veteran shoutcaster, ESL One and WCS host Paul "ReDeYe" Chaloner would join the company as Head of Broadcasting.
Gfinity’s 2015 Call of Duty Open announcement last Thursday was met with mixed reactions from fans and players alike, after it was revealed to be for over-18s only.
A tournament that sees American and Canadian university students compete in Blizzard’s Heroes of the Storm MOBA will be televised on ESPN in the region.
The events firm behind the UK's first eSports arena - Gfinity - has said it has plans to open an even larger capacity venue.
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.