Monthly Archive: June 2018

F1 Esports Pro Draft Qualifiers Confirmed

Formula 1®, the pinnacle of motorsport, confirmed the 40 online racers who have qualified for the next stage of the F1 Esports Series 2018, the Pro Draft. On Monday 9th July in London. Representatives from the nine F1 teams participating in the F1 Esports Series will use the Pro Draft to select which drivers will join their own esports teams and...

F1 2018, Two vehicles of yesteryear will be part of the line-up

Codemasters® has released a new trailer for F1 2018, the official videogame of the 2018 FIA FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP™, that reveals two stunning classic F1 cars that will feature in the new game*. F1 2018 will release onto PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X and Windows PC (DVD and via...

GINX Esports TV, new fighting game TV show: The DOJO

GINX Esports TV is happy to announce its new show dedicated to Fighting Games: The DOJO. Presented by Samad Abdessadki, also known as Damascus, this new production is available exclusively on GINX Esports TV. While the series will dive into the exciting world of fighting games, it will also break down the games and the communities evolving around it. “The...

Brains Eden 2018, UK’s largest student games festival

One of the top games events in the UK, Brains Eden, is set to kick off next month and celebrate its 10th anniversary, in the games and technology hot-bed Cambridge. Hosted at Anglia Ruskin University, the four-day festival which centres on a 48-hour games jam with a surprise theme, has sold out of team places, making it the biggest jam...

CS:GO Asia Championships 2018

With a prize pool of $300,000, the CS:GO Asia Championships 2018 features eight top teams from Asia and the rest of the world: Team EnVyUs, Natus Vincere, Ninjas in Pyjamas, Heroic, Virtus.pro, MVP.PK , VG.Flash Gaming and TyLoo. The event runs from June 14-18 at the Shanghai Indoor Stadium, a 12,000-seater multi-purpose gymnasium located close to the Shanghai Stadium. Perfect...

FIFA 19, Champions League integration

Electronic Arts Inc. announced the pinnacle of club football competition is coming to EA SPORTS™ FIFA 19* with the integration of the UEFA Champions League, as well as the additions of the UEFA Europa League and UEFA Super Cup on the PlayStation®4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch™ and PC. “The UEFA Champions League has been one of the most requested features...

Fortnite, The Battle Bus soars on to Switch

Epic Game is excited to announce that Fortnite Battle Royale is available on Nintendo Switch. Starting today, players can download the game for free on the Nintendo eShop and squad up with their friends in the same room or around the world! Fortnite Battle Royale for Nintendo Switch is the same game players know from PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, Mac, and...

DRAGON BALL FighterZ, Nintendo Switch will be available in 2018

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. announced DRAGON BALL® FighterZ for the Nintendo Switch®. DRAGON BALL FighterZ is the critically acclaimed anime fighting game combining classic 2D fighting game dynamics with the beloved DRAGON BALL universe; one of the most popular and iconic anime franchises enjoyed by millions of fans around the world. DRAGON BALL FighterZ for the Nintendo Switch is in development at Arc...

My Arcade To Launch BANDAI NAMCO Titles On Two New Portable Devices

MY ARCADE,  US Based Retro Gaming specialist, and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc., have joined forces and are set to announce two new gaming devices filled with Classic NAMCO games at this year’s E3. The new machines further expand the line of products borne out of the partnership, which already includes a set of Micro Player Arcades featuring classic titles such...

Turtle Beach’s Recon 200 & Stealth 300 Wired Gaming Headsets

Turtle Beach, unveiled the latest entries in its award-winning lineup of gaming headsets as the company opens this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). The two new headsets – the Recon 200 and Stealth 300 – are perfectly suited for the explosive growth of the Battle Royale genre, delivering the high-quality audio, crystal-clear chat, and unmatched comfort and durability that gives...

Critical Ops will be played at the Amazon Mobile Masters

A mobile esports title Critical Ops will be played in June 23rd – 24th at the Amazon Mobile Masters live tournament in Seattle, United States. The developers of Critical Ops, a Finnish game company Critical Force will use this opportunity to unveil their new Spectator Client for the game in the event. Critical Ops is now getting a Spectator Client...

Pengo 4K HDMI Grabber, Grabs your gameplay footage

Pengo, a new power-player on the video capture market is proud to announce the availability of the Pengo 4K HDMI Grabber. The Pengo 4K HDMI Grabber works with all latest 4K enabled gaming consoles such as the Xbox One, Xbox One S, Xbox One X, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation4 Pro. It gives you the freedom to use any UVC enabled...

Inaugural Southeast Asia League (SEAL) tournament at BroadcastAsia2018

WeOne, a Blockchain-based esports tournament and gaming platform, together with esports organizer Cresmos, will host its first live esports tournament – Southeast Asian League (SEAL) in Singapore from 26-28 June 2018. The tournament will take place at BroadcastAsia2018, Asia’s top industry event for pro-audio, film, digital media and broadcasting, organised by UBM. The popularity of esports has exploded in recent years, with Southeast Asia...

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege, Players numbers go past 35 million

Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), Ubisoft® announced that Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Siege has surpassed 35 Million Registered Players across all platforms. Released in 2015, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Siege has become one of the most successful multiplayer shooter and continues to evolve in Year 3 with regular content updates as recent as last week’s Operation Para Bellum, the largest content...

#ChickenForCharity! A Games Industry PUBG Tournament

SpecialEffect, in collaboration with PUBG Corp. and SEGA® Europe Ltd, have today announced a games industry PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS™ tournament to help raise money for their cause. On Friday 22nd June, 25 teams representing some of the biggest names in gaming will battle it out to be crowned #ChickenForCharity Champion. The whole event will be live-streamed on twitch.tv/specialeffectteam from 13.00-18.00 BST,...