Monthly Archive: December 2016

Heroes Evolved Launches Open Competition

The new league named “All Star Competition” will be more open to encourage diverse players, of all ages and skills, to participate in eSports. Following the success of the Heroes Evolved Championship and World Finals, R2Games announces the All Star Competition beginning on January 4th 2017.   R2Games and NetDragon explain there is a need for an eSports league that …

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Live $20,000 Mad Skills Motocross 2 World Championship

Two-hundred thousand entered. Twelve finalists. Two Days. New Tracks. Who will win? Out of 200,000 entrants, on 4-5th January 2017, the 12 highest skilled mobile motocross gamers, including two real-world BMX and motocross champions, will compete head-to-head in Stockholm, Sweden for the first ever Mad Skills Motocross live World Championship. Supported by mobile and console …

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RISE NATION WINS THE CWL OPEN AT MLG VEGAS

The road to the 2017 CWL Championship, Presented by PlayStation®4 has begun with a big win for Rise Nation.  Cloud9, FaZe Clan and Allegiance rounded out the top spots after three days of grueling competition at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. They move one step closer to securing a spot in the first ever CWL …

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CALL OF DUTY WORLD LEAGUE (CWL) TAKES OVER LAS VEGAS WITH FIRST CWL OPEN EVENT OF NEW SEASON

The Call of Duty World® League, Presented by PlayStation®4 (CWL) kicks off the 2017 season competition today, with top eSports teams from multiple countries vying for their share of a $100,000 prize pool, and taking their first step towards becoming the CWL 2017 Champions. The best of the best are facing off during the CWL …

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2016/17 PES LEAGUE and the official UEFA Champions League eSports tournament now open via PES LEAGUE mode

Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. has confirmed its exciting plans for PES LEAGUE and the ROAD TO CARDIFF, the official UEFA Champions League eSports tournament, with an incredible $200,000 as first prize in the revamped 2016/17 PES LEAGU E . Available exclusively to PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 users, the Road to Cardiff season begins today via the …

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Collegiate StarLeague partners with Campus Insiders to create and distribute collegiate esports content

The Collegiate StarLeague (CSL) has announced Campus Insiders as its Official Media Partner for the 2016-2017 season. This exciting partnership will create and distribute written and video content supporting and highlighting CSL’s collegiate esports leagues and tournaments across the Campus Insiders network.   CSL is the destination of choice for competitive esports on college campuses …

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ESL One’s North American Flagship Event Makes Barclays Center Home

East Coast’s Biggest Esports Event ESL One New York to be held In Brooklyn for Four More Years Next ESL One New York event to be held September 16 & 17, 2017  Barclays Center has been named the home to ESL One’s North American flagship event and the biggest esports tournament on the East Coast. …

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ESL One’s North American Flagship Event Makes Barclays Center Home

East Coast’s Biggest Esports Event ESL One New York to be held In Brooklyn for Four More Years Next ESL One New York event to be held September 16 & 17, 2017  Barclays Center has been named the home to ESL One’s North American flagship event and the biggest esports tournament on the East Coast. …

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TeamC flies to China to compete in the Heroes Evolved World Championship

Heroes Evolved will host the world finals in China, between the 15th to the 18th of December. TeamC from North America will fly out to represent their region. Heroes Evolved recently completed an international tournament in October, with people from all over the globe competing. The tournament winners, Team Synergy, were unable to meet eligibility …

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Finals of the CS:GO competition ended in victory for Astralis

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 last week, Astralis and OpTic Gaming went head-to-head …

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Grand Finals of Overwatch MGA 2016 Championship kick off today!

Today, December 7th and tomorrow, Thursday December 8th, the Gfinity Arena in Fulham hosts the LIVE FINALS in the $75,000 MGA Overwatch 2016 Championship. Four international teams will be competing for a share of the prize and the coveted trophy. You can watch all the action live at the arena or online (Below).   After …

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Pokémon European International Championships: Final Call for Early Registration (Video)

The Pokémon Company International have today released a promotional video of the previous Play! Pokémon season, which culminated with the Pokémon World Championships held in San Francisco, California, in August 2016. In addition to providing a retrospective of that tournament, the video looks forward to the new season, challenging players to compete with the newly …

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Dan Kapadia and James Bardolph Return to Bring You the Esports Championship Series Season 2 Finals

The Esports Championship Series (ECS), created by FACEIT and supported by Twitch, has announced its lineup of talent, including desk host Paul “ReDeYe” Chaloner and desk analyst Robin “fifflarren” Johansson, for the upcoming ECS Season 2 Finals December 9-11 at the Anaheim Arena in California. The Finals will feature one of the strongest lineups for …

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Final Showdown Set For This Weekend’s $143,000+ MechWarrior Online World Championships

Three teams are left standing to compete Saturday night for the ultimate prize in the highest skill-based tournament in eSports Piranha Games will host the inaugural MechWarrior Online World Championship Finals this weekend, Saturday, December 3rd at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver, where three teams from around the world will compete for the World Champion …

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SUPER EVIL MEGACORP TO LAUNCH VAINGLORY ESPORTS FRANCHISE PROGRAM IN 2017

Following a year of rapid esports growth, Super Evil Megacorp will introduce the Vainglory Team Franchise Program in 2017, which will see the company work closely to align interests and share revenue with professional Vainglory teams from around the world, ensuring a healthy esports ecosystem. The program also gives those teams a voice in building …

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