Monthly Archive: March 2016

How each team can win the 2016 NA LCS Spring Split

With all of the explosive victories and gut-wrenching defeats of the 2016 NA LCS Spring Split, it’s almost easy to lose track of all the crazy moments that have defined this season. The 2016 NA LCS Spring Playoffs kick off on April 2 at 12pm PDT. Before the action gets started, let’s take a stroll …

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ESL, ROCKET LEAGUE CENTRAL, AND AVGL TO SPEARHEAD COMPETITIVE ROCKET LEAGUE EVENTS

Psyonix, developer and publisher of the sports-action hit, Rocket League, announced today a series of amateur, collegiate, and semi-professional skill partnerships that strengthen its already-popular professional eSports initiatives. In addition to the Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) announced earlier this month, Psyonix will also expand its competitive support beyond the professional level with the Electronic …

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Twitch and Super Evil Megacorp Partner for Expanded Vainglory Esports Program

Super Evil Megacorp, maker of the leading touchscreen esport Vainglory, and Twitch, the world’s leading social video platform and community for gamers, have inked a three-year partnership in North America and Europe for the official Vainglory Championships and supporting esports structures. The collaboration will include a multi-million dollar investment from each company and a multi-pronged …

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Heroes of the Storm 2016 Spring Championship This Week!

Hundreds of Heroes of the Storm teams gave their all in the Spring qualifiers with the hopes of representing their region in the Heroes of the Storm Spring Championship, but only 12 will remain. With a $500,000 prize pool and a place in the Heroes of the Storm history books up for grabs, the first …

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Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Announces Mortal Kombat X eSports Competitive Series and $500,000 USD Prize Pool

Following the Successful ESL Pro League Seasons, the Expanded Program Offers More Ways to Compete and Win Playing the Latest in the Legendary Fight Game Franchise Coming on the heels of the second pro league finals, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced an expansion of Mortal Kombat X esports by launching a new competitive series …

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PROJECT CARS E-SPORTS OFFERS €20,000 PRIZE POOL

Edition launching on May 6th on PlayStation®4, Xbox One, and PC. Slightly Mad Studios and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe S.A.S are pleased to announce a total prize pool of €20,000 for the winning teams competing in the Logitech G Championship Series and NVIDIA Challenger Series. projectcarsesports.com/series “Project CARS E-sports has gotten off to a good …

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Europe’s Best Call of Duty Players Take One Step Closer to the 2016 Call of Duty® Championship, presented by PlayStation®4

Millenium, with Players from Great Britain and Ireland, Crowned Champions of the Pro Division Stage 1 Finals The best Call of Duty® players from across Europe battled it out in Cologne at the Call of Duty® World League, presented by PlayStation®4, Pro Division Stage 1 Finals this past weekend, fighting for a share of the …

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Europe’s Best Call of Duty Players Take One Step Closer to the 2016 Call of Duty® Championship, presented by PlayStation®4

Millenium, with Players from Great Britain and Ireland, Crowned Champions of the Pro Division Stage 1 Finals The best Call of Duty® players from across Europe battled it out in Cologne at the Call of Duty® World League, presented by PlayStation®4, Pro Division Stage 1 Finals this past weekend, fighting for a share of the …

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Get ready for the North American Call of Duty World League Stage 1 Relegation on Friday, April 1!

The Call of Duty World League presented by PlayStation Stage 1 Relegation is this Friday! Eight teams are competing on Friday, April 1 live from the ESL Studios in Burbank, California, but only four will secure a spot in Stage 2 of the Pro Division. Those matches will be followed on Saturday and Sunday by …

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The North American Call of Duty Stage 1 finals are this weekend: here’s what to expect

The Call of Duty World League presented by PlayStation Pro Division Stage 1 Finals in North America are this weekend! The top eight teams in the league will compete for a share of the US$250,000 prize pool on Saturday, April 2 and Sunday, April 3 live from Burbank, CA. Here’s a look at the action …

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Introducing the broadcast team for the North American Call of Duty Stage 1 relegation and finals!

The broadcast team for the North American Call of Duty Stage 1 Relegation/Finals has been announced! This weekend, the top eight teams in the league will compete for a share of the US$250,000 prize pool, live from Burbank, California. The NA Relegation matches will begin on Friday, April 1 (no fooling) at 9:30 AM PST, …

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London to host Grand Finals of US$750,000 ESL Pro League

The United Kingdom is set to host its most prestigious Counter-Strike: Global Offensive competition to date as preparations begin for the ESL Pro League Season 3 Grand Finals in London from May 14-15. Featuring competition between four top teams from both Europe and North America, the Grand Finals will be the final point of a …

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HYPERX OFFICIAL HEADSET SPONSOR OF DREAMHACK MASTERS 2016

HyperX™, a division of Kingston® Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced it is the official headset sponsor of DreamHack Masters 2016. The sponsorship demonstrates HyperX’s commitment to the eSports community as it has been partnering with DreamHack since 2012. The first DreamHack Masters event this year featuring, CS:GO, is …

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Announcing the HTC 1v1 Invitational by PGL, a new kind of CS:GO event

HTC and PGL are teaming up to bring CS:GO fans around the world the most exciting 1v1 matches between some of the biggest names in the scene. Watch some of your favorite CS:GO celebrities let loose in this informal competition designed to put both skill and personality at the forefront. HTC and PGL are aiming …

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