ELEAGUE releases BTS material for Celebrity Showdown

eSports is here to stay, folks. Check out the fun goods below. Today, Turner and IMG’s ELEAGUE released a teaser video and behind-the-scenes photos for its upcoming ELEAGUE Street Fighter® V Invitational Celebrity Showdown. The celebrity showdown will feature basketball Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal, Grammy-winning recording artist and fighting game enthusiast Lupe Fiasco, Super Bowl Champion Reg...[Read More]

Red Bull to sponsor a Hearthstone tournament

Competitive Hearthstone sponsored by Red Bull! This will be the first event of the three-part season, with additional tournaments scheduled on August 5 and December 15 taking place at Red Bull’s eSports Studio in Santa Monica. Red Bull Team Brawl: Hearthstone puts a competitive twist on the normal 1v1 format of Hearthstone’s typical gameplay. For this event, teams are set up 3v3, with teammates as...[Read More]

FACEIT partners with YouTube to make it the exclusive home of Esports Championship Series

Esports fans will be happy to hear this. Check out the details below. LONDON – 16 March 2017 – FACEIT, the leading competitive gaming platform and creators of the Esports Championship Series (ECS), and YouTube, announce today a multi-year partnership to make YouTube the exclusive online home for the groundbreaking competition. ECS, which features Valve’s massively popular Counter-Strik...[Read More]

Misfits joining Vainglory

Here come the Misfits. Official details are below. San Mateo, Calif. — February 21, 2017 – Super Evil Megacorp, creators of Vainglory, the world’s leading mobile esport, welcomes one of North America’s top esports organizations, Misfits, into the Vainglory competitive community. Team Misfits, in partnership with NBA franchise the Miami HEAT, joins Vainglory with the acquisition of Fates Zero...[Read More]

ESports Championship Series Season 3 Kicks Off Saturday

ESports Championship Series Season 3 kicks off on Saturday, February 18, and will begin with open qualifiers. LONDON – February 13, 2017 – The Esports Championship Series, the first CS:GO league to offer players co-ownership and true collaboration in league activities, is returning for Season 3 with the ECS Open Qualifiers. The qualifiers will begin this Saturday, February 18, with the...[Read More]

Astralis wins eSports Championship Series

Cool name. Check out the official details below. SANTA MONICA, CALIF., Dec. 11, 2016 – The Esports Championship Series (ECS) Season 2 Finals concluded tonight after three straight days of intensely competitive rounds of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, with Danish superstars Astralis winning the $250,000 grand prize and the title of ECS Season 2 Champions. In a rematch of the ELEAGUE Finals...[Read More]