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VidCon &#038 YouTube Gaming Announce Mobile Gaming Charity Tournament

VidCon & YouTube Gaming Announce Mobile Gaming Charity Tournament

VidCon Now along with YouTube Gaming have announced they're holding a special mobile gaming charity tournament this year. According to the announcement, the "Celebration Of Movile Gaming" will be an all-digital event happening on August 27th as a part of YouTube's involvement with the online version of the event, VidCon Now. The two-hour celebration will […]

ESL Mobile Open Announces A Season Six Return

ESL Mobile Open Announces A Season Six Return

What's more, the organization is promoting a special announcement regarding the Season Six Finals will be coming out sometime in the next few weeks.[caption id="attachment_1251613" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: ESL[/caption]“We’ve seen remarkable interest in the Mobile esports space over the past few months,” said Kevin Rosenblatt, Vice President, Product & Content, ESL[...]

Heroes Of The Storm Gets A New Independent Esports League

Heroes Of The Storm Gets A New Independent Esports League

When Blizzard made the decision to kill off the Heroes Of The Storm esports division, a lot of players were left disheartened with the company Whether or not the cuts to the game and the programs surrounding it were justifiable has been debated ever since it happened in late 2018 But the people in charge[...]

MLB Commissioner Tony Petitti Headed To Activision Blizzard

MLB Commissioner Tony Petitti Headed To Activision Blizzard

His new role at the company will be President of Sports and Entertainment, with him overseeing esports, consumer products, and film and television The job is almost a perfect fit considering the work he's done prior in MLB While the company has a strong esports presence with Overwatch, Call Of Duty, Hearthstone, and others, there[...]

WSOE Online II Will Be Taking Place In Early September

WSOE Online II Will Be Taking Place In Early September

The World Showdown of Esports announced this week they would be holding WSOE Online II: Tekken 7 and SoulCalibur VI in September An answer to not being about to do fighting tournaments during the COVID-19 pandemic, the esports organization has partnered with Bandi Namco to present an alternative tournament setting where players from around the[...]

Red Bull Announces Solo Q League Of Legends Tournament

Red Bull Announces Solo Q League Of Legends Tournament

This week, Red Bull announced they'll be hosting a new esports event as they partner with Riot Games for the Solo Q League Of Legends Tournament As you might suspect from the name, this will be a solo tournament where all of the games will be 1-v-1 The tournament will be taking place across the[...]

Call Of Duty League Reveals Prefect Bracket Contest &#038 New Trophy

Call Of Duty League Reveals Prefect Bracket Contest & New Trophy

The Call Of Duty League had a couple of cool announcements this week as they have a new contest for you as well as a new trophy. First and foremost, let's check out this new trophy will be playing for in the 2020 playoffs. Since this is the inaugural season, they didn't want to go […]

PC Building Simulator Receieves An Esports Expansion

PC Building Simulator Receieves An Esports Expansion

PC Building Simulator just got a new expansion that will have you dealing with the obsessed esports player as you build them a tower The Irregular Corporation has released the latest esports expansion for their indie hit onto both Steam and GOG, as you become the engineer behind the talent You'll be building, repairing, and[...]

Metro Esports Announces Fight For Change Esports Series

Metro Esports Announces Fight For Change Esports Series

Metro Esports announced today that they are throwing a new esports tournament series for three games called Fight For Change The tournament is free to join and players will have a chance to win the prize pool, while also promoting both the Black Lives Matter movement and encouraging an increase in voter registration. Players will be[...]

The Esports Awards 2020 Announce First Wave Of Finalists

The Esports Awards 2020 Announce First Wave Of Finalists

The Esports Awards revealed the first wave of finalists for some of their categories this week, giving us a look at who is up for an award this year We have the list of those finalists below for you to check out in categories like Mobile Game of the Year and Personality of the Year[...]

Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Madrid Moves To October

Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Madrid Moves To October

Some quick esports news from Blizzard this week as the Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Madrid has moved to October A little bit of a change in plans for the company, as COVID-19 is still playing havoc with the esports schedule across the board around the world The Masters Tour will still be played online, just[...]

Leta Wins The Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Asia-Pacific

Leta Wins The Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Asia-Pacific

Early this morning, Blizzard crowned a new champion for the Hearthstone Masters Tour Online: Asia-Pacific as Leta takes home the title. Like a lot of events right now, this was held completely online, happening in the wee hours of the morning for those of us in the west. Leta will take home $32,500 from the pool, […]

CORSAIR To Sponsor First-Ever Ubisoft Collegiate Esports League

CORSAIR To Sponsor First-Ever Ubisoft Collegiate Esports League

CORSAIR announced this week that they will be sponsoring the first Ubisoft Collegiate Esports League for Rainbow Six Siege As you might suspect from the deal, you'll be seeing players compete on a lot of CORSAIR-related gear, as well as see their branding throughout the tournament The new league will kick off with R6S, as[...]

Former FaZe Clan Executives Launch New Esports Organization XSET

Former FaZe Clan Executives Launch New Esports Organization XSET

This week, four former FaZe Clan executives announced that they have created a new mission-driven esports organization with XSET The company has been founded by esports execs Greg Selkoe, Wil Eddins, Clinton Sparks, and Framerate founder Marco Mereu, with a primary focus on squads in Valorant, Call Of Duty: Warzone, and Fortnite The company has[...]

Classic Tetris World Championship 2020 Will Move Online

Classic Tetris World Championship 2020 Will Move Online

Some good news for retro gaming esports as the Classic Tetris World Championship 2020 will be moved online As is the story with many events in 2020, the CTWC was in jeopardy of not happening after the Portland Retro Gaming Expo canceled their event, which is where the tournament usually happens every year But today[...]

Wunderbar Takes Mythic Dungeon International Championship

Wunderbar Takes Mythic Dungeon International Championship

Like a lot of esports systems, Blizzard had to think outside the box a bit when it came to COVID-19 putting the kibosh on everything for 2020 The Mythic Dungeon International was one of the ways they could keep players interactive in the esports system while playing from home as they social distance Competitors from[...]

Riot Games &#038 PAX Arena Will Host A $25K Valorant Invitational

Riot Games & PAX Arena Will Host A $25K Valorant Invitational

“We’re thrilled to host the world’s best talent - in the matches, and behind the desk - for a virtual esports showdown that our extended PAX family can rally around."“PAX events have been a staple in esports and gaming for years We're proud to partner with PAX to build on their tradition of bringing communities[...]

Call Of Duty League Will Play The Rest Of The 2020 Season Online

Call Of Duty League Will Play The Rest Of The 2020 Season Online

Activision Blizzard revealed today that the remainder of the 2020 season for Call Of Duty League will be played online. The move shouldn't come as a shock to anyone as COVID-19 has continued to rise in North America, and the prospect of even holding anything in-person is pretty much a foregone conclusion until 2021 at […]

Capcom &#038 NetherRealm Leave EVO 2020 After Misconduct Allegations

Capcom & NetherRealm Leave EVO 2020 After Misconduct Allegations

EVO 2020, if it even happens at all this year now, will look a lot different after both NetherRealm Studios and Capcom announced they have pulled out of the event. For those of you unaware, new allegations of misconduct were posted on social media about EVO's president and organizer Joey Cuellar. The organization responded to […]

SCUF Gaming Reveals Call Of Duty League 2020 Controllers

SCUF Gaming Reveals Call Of Duty League 2020 Controllers

These features make SCUFs the preferred controller of countless esports professionals because each component can be tailored to the style of the player, providing a measurable performance improvement Numerous Call of Duty League competitors such as Clayster, Attach, and Methodz use a SCUF in-game This year marks the inaugural season of the Call of Duty[...]