Heavy Metal Machines European Open Registration Approaches Final Day!

Florianópolis, Brazil — July 13 , 2017 — Hoplon, the leading video games developer in Brazil is today eager to highlight that teams wanting to compete at the first ever ESL Play Heavy Metal Machines Esports European Championships, with a cash prize pool in excess of €10,000, will need to put pedal to the metal as registration closes on Saturday July 15th. Since the game is in Open Beta phase, ther...[Read More]

ReKTGlobal Launches New Platforms to Bring Infrastructure to Esports

NEW YORK – June 26, 2017 –ReKTGlobal, Inc., the fast-growing business authority in esports and competitive gaming, today announced a business expansion with the official launch of three new ventures for the business community; ReKTVenues, ReKTLive and ReKTMedia. These new ventures are designed to help bridge the gap between the multi-billion-dollar business of traditional sports and the burgeoning...[Read More]

Echo Fox and Rogue go head-to-head in an esports match on a battleship

Support esports, folks! It’s always good for the industry. Check out the details below. Battle on the High Seas: Esports on a Battleship, on Twitch June 26 Breakaway’s hitting the high seas with the Royal Dutch Navy, Red Bull Esports, and AMD, as teams from Echo Fox and Rogue prepare to face off in the first-ever esports match (at least, that we’ve heard of!) on a battleship at s...[Read More]

Amazon bringing Mobile Masters Invitational to the eSports scene

That is an interesting invitational. Check out the goods below. Amazon Appstore continues to invest in competitive mobile gaming across different game genres. Following the company’s successful Champions of Fire tournament focusing on casual games in 2016 and recent sponsorship agreement with esports gaming team NRG, Amazon today announced the Mobile Masters Invitational (M2). M2 is a new tourname...[Read More]

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]