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Summoners War: SWC – France and the Netherlands in World Finals

Com2uS announced that this year’s Summoners War World Arena Championship Europe Cup was a global success over the weekend. More than 20,000 viewers watched live as “DGP” from the Netherlands and “Chene” from France battled it out in the finals to take part in the World Finals in Seoul on October 13th 2018. Nearly 700 Visitors in Berlin witnessed the...

PUBG MOBILE STAR CHALLENGE, new global tournament

Players from around the world can enlist in the ‘PUBG MOBILE STAR CHALLENGE’ a global tournament hosted by Tencent Games and PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.) for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile (PUBG MOBILE). Squads from across Europe, Asia, North America, South America, Japan/Korea and China will battle it out for a share of the hefty $600,000 prize pool. And the finals will...

DRAGON BALL FighterZ, Android 17 Officially Joins

Android 17 has long been supporting Android 18 in DRAGON BALL FighterZ, but today, everything changes. We’re excited to announce that Android 17 will be officially joining the DRAGON BALL FighterZ character roster, ready to be selected to deal pain on the other characters in the DRAGON BALL FighterZ universe. During his initial introduction into the DRAGON BALL universe, Android 17 was known to be a reckless anarchist, a trouble maker, and a real heel. After experiencing death and...

F1 Esports Pro Series 2018 – October and November

Formula 1®, the pinnacle of motorsport, is revving up for the launch of the F1 Esports Pro Series 2018, where the official F1 Esports teams will battle it out to be named this year’s F1 Esports Series Teams’ and Drivers’ World Champions on Codemasters’ F1 2018 videogame. The Pro Series will be held as a series of three live events...

Esports Scotland BIG Fest 2018

Join Esports Scotland on the weekend of the 6th and 7th October 2018 for a weekend of Esports at the Biscuit Factory in Edinburgh. Esports – competitive video gaming – is growing worldwide and rapidly becoming mainstream. However, Scotland has been missing a big celebration for its esports community. That’s why Esports Scotland is launching its first edition of BIG...

2018 Summoners War Europe Cup – September 22nd

Com2uS have today announced that on September 22nd a total of 8 contestants from across Europe will compete to win the 2018 Summoners War Europe Cup in a packed hall in Berlin. Tickets are now sold out, but fans will get the chance to watch players battle it out to become the European Champion and move on to the finals...

Call of Duty World League fourth season plans

the Call of Duty® World League, presented by PlayStation®4, unveiled plans for an all-new season of the CWL, which will feature the highly-anticipated Call of Duty®: Black Ops 4. The upcoming season will usher in a new level of competition featuring five vs. five team play, single season CWL Pro League format, a dedicated amateur circuit featuring its own prizing...

FACEIT London Major, 14 ODEON cinemas showing the competition

FACEIT has partnered with ODEON cinemas and Barcraft United to deliver awesome opportunities for CS:GO fans to watch the finals of the FACEIT London Major. On September 23rd, fans across the UK can come together and celebrate the best of competitive CS:GO with all the comforts and benefits of a cinema experience. FACEIT is also teaming up with leading viewing...

Team ASUS ROG Army Joins Gfinity Elite Series

Gfinity, a world-leading esports solutions provider, announced that top Spanish esports team, ASUS ROG Army, is joining the ‘Gfinity Elite Series Delivered by Domino’s’ for Season 4, which starts in October. Formed in 2016, ASUS ROG Army has established itself in a short space of time and will bring its unique southern European flair and passion with a team comprising...

Rocket League, Hot Wheels Triple Threat DLC out 09-24-2018

Psyonix, independent video game developer and publisher, and Hot Wheels®, the number-one selling toy in the world*, announced that the Hot Wheels® Triple Threat DLC Pack will be available for purchase in the Rocket League game on all platforms on September 24. It will be priced at $5.99 (or regional equivalent) and feature three Hot Wheels® Battle-Cars and a variety...

PUBG Mobile, Sanhok map added, more weapons dropped in

In all-new update that’s available today, Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile (PUBG MOBILE) is now offering the much-anticipated Sanhok map.  Set in a dense jungle with varying landscape, Sanhok offers players a smaller map for more tense combat scenarios and gun battles, adding to the list of previous updates, which included the Miramar map, training mode, first-person mode and much more....

FACEIT CS:GO Major, Finals set for broadcast on Sky Sports

FACEIT is excited to announce a partnership with Sky Sports to broadcast the final matches from the UK’s first CS:GO Major. Top teams from around the world will compete for a share of the US$1,000,000 prize pool in the biggest esports event to take place in the UK to date. The partnership marks the first time Sky Sports has ever...

British Esports Championships, Overwatch and Rocket League added

Schools and colleges in the UK can now sign up to participate in the first full British Esports Championships. A brand new website has launched at champs.epiclan.net for those looking to take part. This site will allow teachers to register teams and will act as an information hub for interested students. The British Esports Championships are open to all secondary...

Summoners War, Americas Cup winners

After a fierce day of incredible competition, the first and second place winners of the Summoners War World Arena Championship Americas Cup have been announced. In a stunning upset that shocked the Summoners War community, newcomer and underdog DrmzJoseph beat last year’s New York regionals winner, Tiger in the finals. Both have now earned their place in the World Finals...

Overwatch League adds six more teams

The Overwatch LeagueTM is expanding again. Last month, franchises representing Atlanta and Guangzhou joined the Overwatch League, and now six more new teams—Chengdu, Hangzhou, Paris, Toronto, Vancouver, and Washington, D.C.—will compete for the 2019 Overwatch League championship. With a roster of 20 total teams—nine of them outside of the United States—the Overwatch League has further strengthened its position as the...