Monthly Archive: February 2017

VirZOOM announced the world’s first U.S. national vSports competition

The general public can now compete in VirZOOM vSports Competitions for prizes at 30 venues in North America from March 17 th -March 19 th , 2017 VirZOOM, maker of VirZOOM Arcade virtual reality games and VirZOOM VR platform, today announced the world’s first U.S. national vSports competition from March 17 to March 19. vSports …

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Heroes of the Storm and StarCraft II at IEM Katowice

Blizzard esports will be front and center at IEM Katowice in Poland from March 3-5. Top Heroes of the Storm and StarCraft II players from across the globe will face off in two separate tournaments, and you and your readers won’t want to miss it. Here’s what we’ve got lined up: Heroes of the Storm …

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European Premium Esports Event “Gamers Assembly” to Award 70,000 Euros in Cash Prizes

From April 15-17, More than 18,000 Professional Gamers and High-Tech Enthusiasts Expected to Experience the Most Exciting and Intense Gaming Event of the Year! Gamers Assembly, the largest esports event in France dedicated to the online gaming community, has announced today that it will be hosting its 18th edition April 15-17, 2017 at Poitiers Exhibition …

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DIGITAL EXTREMES ANNOUNCES SECOND ANNUAL WARFRAME CONFERENCE, TENNOCON 2017

Tickets on Sale Today for Activity-filled Event Dedicated to the Warframe Community Independent game developer and publisher Digital Extremes today announced plans and ticket sale dates for its second annual Warframe® conference, TennoCon 2017. Building on the incredible success of last year’s sold-out event that drew players (known as Tenno) from around the world, TennoCon 2017 will take place on...

Nomads battle it out in a 24-hour charity challenge and give you a chance to win a £150 Steam Key bundle!

Nomad Games will be playing video games to raise money for the Special Effect Charity throughout Friday and Saturday as part of GameBlast17, the UK’s largest gaming marathon weekend, which has been likened to a ‘Children in Need’ for gamers. It’s backed by big names in the games industry including GAME, Twitch, and Faceit, and …

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The Pokémon 2017 World Championships coming this August 18 -20!

The Pokémon Company International has announced that the most prestigious Pokémon event of the year, the Pokémon 2017 World Championships, will be taking place from 18 – 20 August in Anaheim, California. This year’s World Championships will see Pokémon Trainers representing the best of the best descend upon the Anaheim Convention Center for the three-day …

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2016/17 PES LEAGUE European Season 2 open for entries as Cardiff draws nearer

Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. has announced that entries to the second season of 2016/17 PES LEAGUE ROAD TO CARDIFF are now open, giving European gamers another chance to qualify for the World Finals in Cardiff, alongside the UEFA Champions League final on June 3rd. Following the incredible Season 1 Regional Finals at Barcelona’s Camp Nou, …

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BT Sport is to show coverage of the FIFA Ultimate Team Championship Series

Pitting the best FIFA 17 competitors in the world, football fans will have a front row seat to the action, watching competitors on BT Sport strive to become the ultimate champion, competing on both Xbox One and PlayStation®4 consoles. This additional exposure through BT Sport will increase the accessibility of competitive gaming, bringing virtual football …

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Versus Evil Charity Clash Finals Trailer (Video)

Indie publishing powerhouse Versus Evil Versus Evil has just released a ‘Road to the Finals’ promotional trailer for their inaugural charity clash event in which several different twitch streamers have been battling it out to win $10,000 for the charity they represent. Finals will be taking place at this year’s PAX East in Boston on …

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FACEIT QuakeWorld Tournament at D.I.C.E. 2017

FACEIT, the leading competitive gaming platform, is bringing the FACEIT QuakeWorld Tournament to D.I.C.E. for the second year running. This year’s tournament will follow in the inaugural tournament’s format, pitting 16 of the gaming industry’s most influential developers and executives against each other in a 1v1 Quake tournament. FACEIT QuakeWorld will kickoff at D.I.C.E. 2017 …

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OPTIC WINS THE CALL OF DUTY WORLD LEAGUE PARIS OPEN

The road to the 2017 Championship of the Call of Duty® World League (CWL) Presented by PlayStation®4 has continued with a big win from OpTic Gaming. FaZe Clan, Rise Nation and Infused rounded out the top spots after three days of intense competition at CWL Paris Open, hosted by ESWC. As the competition concluded, OpTic …

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WorldGaming Madden tournament

New Series Marks the Company’s Largest Online Prize Pool to Date Leading online video gaming platform, WorldGaming, launched a new $10,000 tournament series. The new tournament series has the company’s largest online prize pool to date, with the first place winners for both PS4 and Xbox One walking away with $3,000 each. The tournament series …

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PDXCON will be open for fans for the first time (Video)

Paradox Interactive sets the mood for PDXCON 2017 with tanks, space dragons, and gymnastics. Paradox Interactive is excited to throw the doors open to PDXCON for the first time! Traditionally a press-only affair, this year the convention is open for both fans AND press, for a 3-day celebration of all things Paradox. In order to celebrate the occasion we though...

XPO Game Festival Returns to Tulsa in October (Video)

Tickets on sale now; early bird discounts available! VisitTulsa is proud to announce that the XPO Game Festival is coming back to Tulsa’s Cox Business Center October 13-15. Get ready for another weekend filled to the brim with games, tournaments, panels, cosplay contests, and much more. The second annual XPO Game Festival aims to bring gamers, developers, industry leaders, and...