Entries in 'esports' (421)

Vainglory

Vainglory summer season championships head to Seattle and Cologne

The Vainglory Summer Season Championships will take place in Seattle and Cologne this September.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 30th 2016 at 10:26AM in News
ELEAGUE

eSports Advertising Bureau aims to help advertisers enter eSports

The eSports Advertising Bureau has been founded to help brands enter the world of eSports sponsorship and advertisement.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 29th 2016 at 8:22PM in News
TnC

TnC and Execration finally secure visas for The International

Just days before the biggest Dota 2 event of the year starts, two of the competing teams have been given US visas.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 29th 2016 at 3:07PM in News
Twitter

ELEAGUE finals to be broadcast on Twitter tonight

The semi finals and grand final of ELEAGUE will be broadcast live on Twitter over the weekend.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 29th 2016 at 2:02PM in News

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Does eSports need regulation?

Does eSports need regulation?

More people are watching eSports, and for longer periods of time.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 29th 2016 at 11:57AM in News
EA's mission to drive eSports into the mainstream

EA's mission to drive eSports into the mainstream

20 minutes into our interview with Todd Sitrin, the senior VP of EA’s new Competitive Gaming Division, and we realise that he hasn’t used the word ‘eSports’ once. 

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 29th 2016 at 10:58AM in News
eSports players need industry-wide representation

eSports players need industry-wide representation

The head of competitive gaming body eSports Integrity Coalition has said that players must band together to influence industry decisions. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jul 29th 2016 at 10:32AM in News
One Night in Karazhan is Hearthstone's next adventure expansion

One Night in Karazhan is Hearthstone's next adventure expansion

Blizzard keeps pumping out new content for its popular card game, and the next expansion has now been detailed.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 29th 2016 at 9:45AM in News

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Global eSports sponsorship to smash £500m this year

Global eSports sponsorship to smash £500m this year

Superdata expects advertising to account for more than half a billion pounds in eSports revenue by the end of 2016.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 28th 2016 at 12:23PM in News
'We can unlock big sponsors for pro gaming', says EA

'We can unlock big sponsors for pro gaming', says EA

EA says its games can win over big name brands such as Coke and Visa for the pro-gaming industry.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Jul 28th 2016 at 11:57AM in News
Introducing: The first ever eSports Pro magazine

Introducing: The first ever eSports Pro magazine

This week, MCV has taken a break, and in its place we have produced a one-off publication dedicated to eSports.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jul 28th 2016 at 10:20AM in News
ESL One

ESL One Genting Dota 2 tournament announced

ESL One is heading to the Genting Resort in Malaysia for a $250,000 Dota 2 tournament.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 27th 2016 at 1:32PM in News

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IeSF

Alibaba partners with IeSF to grow Chinese eSports

The International eSports Federation (IeSF) has partnered with Alibaba Sports Group to boost eSports in China and across the world.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 27th 2016 at 11:53AM in News
Dota 2

The International 6 has the biggest eSports prize pool ever

The community funded prize pool for The International 6 has become the largest prize pool in eSports history.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 27th 2016 at 10:34AM in News
Overwatch Open

ELEAGUE hosting $300,000 Overwatch competition

ELEAGUE has partnered with FACEIT to host the Overwatch Open, which has a massive $300,000 prize pool.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 23rd 2016 at 10:41AM in News
Heroes of the Storm

ESL hosting Heroes of the Storm regional at gamescom

ESL will host the European Heroes of the Storm Fall Regional at gamescom in August.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 22nd 2016 at 10:55AM in News

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Fnatic

Fnatic finally sign an Overwatch team

Fnatic have finally entered the Overwatch scene, after much speculation, by signing a mostly American roster.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 22nd 2016 at 10:51AM in News
Warface

Crytek partners with ESL for Warface eSports

Crytek and ESL have partnered in order to run Warface eSports competitions.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 21st 2016 at 2:00PM in News
Sporting Lisbon

Sporting Lisbon enters eSports with top Portuguese FIFA player

Portugese football club Sporting Lisbon has entered the eSports world by signing top Portuguese FIFA player Francisco "Quinzas" Cruz.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 21st 2016 at 12:59PM in News
EVO

EVO organising its first Japanese event

Fighting game tournament EVO is organising a spin off event known as EVO Japan.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 21st 2016 at 9:27AM in News
Street Fighter V

More people watched EVO on Twitch than ESPN

EVO’s first ever broadcast on TV pulled in an average of 201,000 viewers, but that still wasn't enough to beat Twitch’s concurrent numbers.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 21st 2016 at 9:12AM in News
Street Fighter V

Capcom Cup prize pool to be crowd funded

The prize pool for the Capcom Cup will be partially crowd funded with in game Street Fighter V items.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 17th 2016 at 8:12PM in News
Battle Cup

Dota 2 gets weekend tournaments for everyone to enter

Valve has added weekend tournaments to Dota 2, allowing everyone to take part in some competitive action.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 15th 2016 at 1:30PM in News
Cosplay

$15,000 cosplay competition to take place at The International 6

The International 6 will feature a $15,000 cosplay competition, giving the best Dota 2 cosplayers in the world a chance to show off on the biggest stage of the year.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 15th 2016 at 1:19PM in News
ESL One

ESL One Cologne breaks records again

ESL One Cologne, the most recent CS:GO major, has broken a ton of records including attendance and social media engagement.

Mike Stubbs
by Mike Stubbs
on Jul 14th 2016 at 6:46PM in News