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BitSummit 2018, coming to Shanghai, China

BitSummit Roadshow will be coming to Shanghai, China as a part of the WePlay Game Expo taking place on November 3rd and 4th, 2018 at the Shanghai Convention & Exhibition Center of International Sourcing. WePlay Game Expo is a fan-centric festival that has been described as the “PAX of China” in that it focuses not only on video games, but...

National Videogame Museum, UK’s permanent games museum in Sheffield

The National Videogame Museum (NVM), the UK’s only permanent games museum that celebrates videogames and the people who make them, is opening in Sheffield on November 24, 2018. The NVM hosts scores of playable consoles and arcade machines, innovative exhibitions of studios, their games and how they are made, as well as cultural festivals, clubs for kids and parents, and...

9th Annual Classic Tetris World Championship, 10-20-21 in Portland

TETRIS® CHAMPS BATTLE FOR SUPREMACY AT THE 9TH ANNUAL CLASSIC TETRIS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, OCTOBER 20-21 IN PORTLAND, OR Will Jonas Neubauer once again hold on to his 7-time Tetris champion title? From across North America, Europe and Asia, players are preparing to partake in one of the most heated Tetris battles in the world of video games – the annual...

Elite Pro 2 + SuperAmp Pro Performance Gaming Audio Systems is available

Get ready to propel yourself to higher levels of competitive play and more podium wins as leading gaming audio brand Turtle Beach has announced its flagship Elite Pro™ 2 + SuperAmp™ Pro Performance Gaming Audio Systems for Xbox One and PlayStation®4 have started hitting retail stores. Developed in collaboration with top pro esports teams, including OpTic Gaming, Splyce, and the...

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Available worldwide

Black Ops 4 is here! The best-selling series in Call of Duty® returns with Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 is available, digitally and at global retailers worldwide. The most anticipated multi-platform game of this holiday according to Nielsen Game RankÔ, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 delivers a game-changing experience with more ways to play together with friends than...

October 2018 GWENT Open is happening this weekend!

This weekend, October 13th – 14th, eight top-of-the-line GWENT players will battle it out for a lion’s share of $25.000, Crown Points and a guaranteed spot in the next GWENT Challenger — the last tournament before the grand finale of the official esports series! The group of participants includes some of the highest ranked players of Pro Ladder and winners...

Limited-Edition LEGO Overwatch Omnic Bastion is Available

Overwatch® players have long enjoyed assembling teams featuring the iconic hero Bastion. Soon members of the community will be able to assemble Bastion in real life thanks to a new collaboration between Blizzard Entertainment and The LEGO Group. In advance of the launch of a full collection of LEGO® Overwatch building sets, consumers can purchase LEGO Overwatch Omnic Bastion for...

Razer Raiju Mobile & Razer Hammerhead USB-C ANC for Razer Phone 2

Razer™, the leading global lifestyle brand for gamers, announced the launch of the Razer Raiju Mobile and Razer Hammerhead USB-C ANC along with its brand-new Razer Phone 2 – completing the mobile entertainment and gaming experience. RAZER RAIJU MOBILE The Raiju Mobile controller is a mobile gamepad with a phone mount and Bluetooth connectivity that brings a full-fledged console gamepad...

Razer Phone 2, the very definition of true mobile gaming

Razer, the world’s leading lifestyle brand for gamers, announced the Razer Phone 2, the very definition of flagship performance and true mobile gaming. After creating the category of gaming phones with the first Razer Phone in 2017, Razer further pushed the boundaries of mobile devices to power the world of mobile esports and entertainment. “The first Razer Phone disrupted the...

Tough:Kit, “highly protective” accessories for your Nintendo Switch

snakebyte® group, leading innovators of consumer electronics hardware, announced the Tough:Kit™ for Nintendo® Switch™, an all-new collection of highly protective accessories, designed to offer maximum protection for your console, Joy-Con™ controllers and games. Designed for a perfect fit around the tablet and connected controllers, the Tough:Case has been designed to cradle the console when in handheld mode, safely preventing damage...

New Razer Blade 15 gaming laptops

Razer announced a new base model, as well as a limited edition of its bestselling Razer Blade 15 gaming laptop, to meet the demands of esports athletes and creative professionals at a lower starting price. Razer Blade 15 – New Base Model The new Razer Blade 15 base model rises to the call from gamers for more storage and connectivity...

Resonate Total Gaming, Glasgow on 19-21 October 2018

Scotland’s largest gaming festival, Resonate Total Gaming, is partnering with esports specialists epic.LAN and Curry’s PC World to provide a weekend of competitive gaming across two arenas for visitors at SEC, Glasgow on 19-21 October 2018. Visitors can compete on esports titles CS:GO and Rocket League to win prizes. Curry’s PC world will have a separately branded arena where players...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, First European pro league to start in January

PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.) and StarLadder are delighted to expand their foray into the esports scene with the launch of the first professional league for PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds in Europe. The annual combined prize pool for the professional PUBG Europe League (PEL) and Contenders League will be €1,000,000. Starting in January 2019, PUBG Europe League will be part of a global...