Monthly Archive: October 2016

Crowns Esports Club, Team Preparation & More Face-Off in CS:GO Show Matches

Professional  Counter-Strike: Global Offensive teams, including Crowns Esports Club, Team Preparation Yellow, Alpha Gaming, eSuba, and OverPowered, will clash in a series of winner-take-all show-match competitions this week live on Stream.Me. The games begin Monday, October 31 and run through Friday, November 4 with best-of-three contests that will ultimately net the winning teams $400 per match. …

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TEAM RAZER’S SKT THREEPEATS AT $5M MILLION LEAGUE OF LEGENDS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Razer™, the leading lifestyle brand for gamers and a pioneering supporter of competitive gaming, and SK Telecom T1 (SKT), the Korean-based esports powerhouse, celebrated the team’s first place win and a $2 million prize at the 6th Annual League of Legends World Championship this past weekend. The matches took place in front of a sold-out …

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RED BULL 5G SOUTH FINALS ARRIVE AT MCM COMIC CON

Red Bull 5G offers gamers across the country the chance to experience a professional tournament and win an all-expenses paid trip to Japan where the tournament originated. Wild card qualifiers at MCM Comic Con will see amateur players compete in three of five Red Bull 5G games, Project CARS, Rocket League and Street Fighter V …

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Hearthstone 2017 eSports Preview

Take a sneak peek at the exciting esports programs Hearthstone has in store for next year! With the 2016 Hearthstone Championship Tour coming to an exciting conclusion as we crown a new World Champion at BlizzCon, we’d like to give you a sneak peek at what’s in store for Hearthstone eSports next year! Hearthstone Championship …

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CALL OF DUTY WORLD LEAGUE (CWL) KICKS-OFF NEW SEASON WITH NORTH AMERICAN OPEN 16-18 DECEMBER

The new season of the Call of Duty® World League featuring Call of Duty®: Infinite Warfare will get underway with the first live event 16th -18th  December at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. Teams from all over the United States will compete for their chance to take home the first event title of the …

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King of Nordic continues to celebrate new talents within esports with season 5 of King of Nordic CS:GO

King of Nordic has today underlined its commitment to building new stars of tomorrow with the announcement of an increased prize pool, adding one country to the tournament and a new qualifying partner in Norway. Bigger and better After four seasons, 48 finals, over 3.7 Million video starts and thousands of players participating in the …

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ESL to Power PlayStation 4 Competitive Gaming

ESL, the world’s largest esports company and part of the leading digital entertainment group MTG, announced today that it will integrate ESL competitive gaming systems and technology into the new Tournaments feature on PlayStation®4 (PS4™) systems. Millions of PS4 owners will be able to find and participate in competitions organized by ESL, available to them …

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Chinese teams qualified for finals: EHOME.X, MAX.X, B.O.O.T and 5Power Club

The qualifying stage of ROG MASTERS is complete. EHOME.X and MAX.X are China’s Dota 2 champions, and B.O.O.T and 5Power Club hold its CS:GO hopes. The fifth and final regional Quali-fier gave us great surprises – perplexing Dota 2 picks played to perfection; game-turning CS:GO clutches; rookies taking Grand Finals places from under pro teams …

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Esports Championship Series Season Two Finals Taking Place December 9-11

The finals for Season Two of the Esports Championship Series (ECS) will take place December 9-11, with the last two days of the tournament finals hosted at Anaheim Arena in California making it the largest ever CS:GO event in SoCal. The ECS, a groundbreaking esports initiative founded by FACEIT and supported by Twitch, will see …

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Announcement on the Overwatch® MGA 2016 Championship Regional Qualifiers Advanced Teams!

Now with Regional Qualifiers ended, Regional Finals are ready to kick off back to back in Americas, Europe, and Asia. MSI Headquarters, Taipei—October 13, 2016— MSI MGA 2016 Online Regional Qualifiers for Americas, Europe, and Asia have completed on Oct. 11, 2016. After rounds and rounds of adrenaline-pumping battles, the top eight teams from each …

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PlayStation Makes Virtual Reality Mainstream With Launch Of PlayStation VR

Sony Interactive Entertainment America (SIEA) today launched PlayStation®VR (PS VR), a virtual reality system for the PlayStation®4 (PS4™) system that takes gaming to the next level of immersion and transports players into the virtual worlds of their games.  Concurrent with the global launch, PS VR is now available in the United States and Canada at a suggested retail price …

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Watch The“KOF XIV WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP” Trailer

SNK PLAYMORE CORPORATION  is proud to announce that “THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP” (in order to decide who is crowned the No.1 “KOF XIV” player) event’s Trailer for their PlayStation®4 title “THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV”, is now live. In this trailer, the in-game characters “Antonov” and “Yakov” discuss their plans for the …

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CS:GO Minor Championship: EUROPE set to return to the PGL Studios in November

Eight CS:GO squads from all over Europe will travel to Bucharest to take part in the CS:GO Minor Championship: EUROPE playoff. After a successful edition in January, the European CS:GO Minor will return to the PGL Studios on November 4-6, 2016. A $50.000 prize pool will once again be on the line, as well as …

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SK Gaming, compLexity, Virtus.pro, Clash in Hearthstone Tournament

A collection of the world’s most talented Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft teams, including SK Gaming, compLexity, Virtus.pro, and former members of Na’Vi’s recently-disbanded Hearthstone squad, will do battle in the Deck Gauntlet 4.0 this week. Beginning today, Monday, Oct. 10, all these organizations will each send two to three of their best players to compete …

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