Category: eSports News

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, The Boomsday Project Blasts Off

Study up on Azerothian science with 135 experimental new cards in the latest expansion for Blizzard Entertainment’s internationally acclaimed digital card game For a limited time, players can log in to Hearthstone to claim three free packs and a class Legendary card Legions of lab coat-clad Hearthstone® players have filed into Dr. Boom’s secret laboratory to begin work on The...

NBA 2K19 first gameplay trailer – “Take the Crown”

The first NBA 2K19 gameplay trailer: Entitled “Take the Crown” and featuring music by Jay Rock (@jayrock), the trailer reminds all NBA 2K19 fans that to be the best, you have to take down the king. The NBA 2K19 Standard Edition will be available on September 11, 2018. The 20th Anniversary Edition will be available on September 7, 2018.

Heroes of the Storm, Sally Whitemane is live

The Scarlet Monastery’s High Inquisitor has arrived to purge the Nexus of undeath—Sally Whitemane is now live in Heroes of the Storm! Always looking for an edge over her foes, Whitemane’s an aggressive priest who heals allies by damaging her enemies. If healing allies by smiting your foes as Sally Whitemane isn’t enough action for you, the paramilitary outfit Viper...

H1Z1: Battle Royale, out of open beta and on the PS4

Daybreak Games® today announced that H1Z1: Battle Royale™, the original standalone battle royale shooter, has left Open Beta and officially launched as a free-to-play game on PlayStation®4. “Everyone here at Daybreak Games is thrilled with the overwhelmingly positive response to H1Z1’s debut on PS4,” said H1Z1 Producer Terrence Yee. “Ten million new players in our first month in Open Beta...

Shadowverse Open – Echo Fox, Panda Global & TempoStorm join $1 million quest

Next Generation Esports (NGE), the premier independent esports publishing company, welcomes three of the world’s leading esports teams, Echo Fox, Panda Global and TempoStorm as new participants in the competitive scene for Shadowverse, a wildly popular and competitive strategy card game developed by Cygames. All three of these teams are highly-respected competitors in esports and now join a growing global...

Summoners War, European players compete in online-qualifier on August 12, 2018

On Sunday, August 12th 2018, the top 128 European Summoners War players will compete in an online-qualifier to win one of eight coveted spots at the European regionals in Berlin. Matches start from 14:00 GMT+2 and select battles across all group phases will be shown via live stream in four languages. Eight winners and two replacement players will be flown...

The Gfinity Challenger Series Is Back

The Gfinity Challenger Series has returned for Season 4, kicking off again on Monday 30th July. The Challenger Series opens the gateway to both amateur and professional players of EA SPORTS FIFA, Rocket League and Street Fighter V to represent a world-famous professional esports team and take to the stage at the Gfinity Esports Arena in London to play in...

DRAGON BALL FighterZ, Open beta schedule for Switch edition

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe announced the details for the NINTENDO Switch™ Open-Beta. Fighters all over the world will be able to try the Switch version of DRAGON BALL FighterZ. The test session is scheduled from the 10th August 5:00am (BST) – 12th August 8:00am (BST). To access the Open-Beta, players will need to download the client which is available now....

Overwatch League signs two more teams

The Overwatch League has its first champion in the London Spitfire, but new competition is on the way for the 2019 season. Today two more teams, Atlanta and Guangzhou, joined the world’s first major global city-based esports league. The ownership groups operating those franchises are: Atlanta, Georgia— Cox Enterprises, a leading communications, media, and automotive services company, which has partnered...

PUBG MOBILE, “Mission: Impossible – Fallout” all-new in-game content

As part of an unprecedented month-long campaign for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile (PUBG MOBILE), Tencent Games has partnered with the new movie, “Mission: Impossible – Fallout,” in theaters July 27, to deliver all-new in-game content inspired by the film. This update, available now, comes just in time for PUBG MOBILE players. “Nothing is impossible for PUBG MOBILE, the world’s most popular...

LOL – 2018 World Championship Korea Cities & Dates

LOL eSports As announced in February, the 2018 League of Legends World Championship is heading back to South Korea where the 24 top teams in the world will compete for the Summoner’s Cup! We’re excited to hold our first ‘All-Korea’ Worlds, and will be traveling to key corners of the country over the course of the event. PLAY-IN STAGE: We’ll...

HGC – Destination: Korea

Blizzard Entertainment The Eastern Clash is here! The newly erected Paradise City resort in Incheon, Korea will host the top four Heroes of the Storm teams from both HGC China and HGC Korea in an epic competition. $100,000 in prize money will be up for grabs, along with the Eastern Clash trophy and international bragging rights. In terms of frontrunners,...

HGC – Destination: Los Angeles

Blizzard Entertainment Blizzard Arena will play host to the first Western Clash in North America! The top four Heroes of the Storm teams from both Europe and North America will convene in sunny California to crown a new champion and dole out another $100,000 in prize money. Team Dignitas are poised to take home the hardware yet again, but North...

Rainbow Six: Siege heads to DreamHack Montreal

Rainbow Six esports The Rainbow Six team is excited to announce the addition of another official minor event: DreamHack Montreal! On September 7-9, teams from across the globe can compete for a total prize pool of $50,000 and the chance to join teams Millenium and I Don’t Know as official DreamHack champions!   The addition of Rainbow Six to the...

RLCS Season 6

Murty Shah Rocket League Championship Series Season 5 of the Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) brought us several memorable moments: the #LANdon crowd in London, the nonstop wave of exciting plays, and Team Dignitas hoisting the World Championship trophy chief among them! Even now, just a few weeks removed from the event, many fans are still saying that Season 5...