Overwatch League Regional Tournament: May Melee

The first-ever Overwatch League Regional Tournament: May Melee kicks off this weekend LIVE Friday, May 22 through May 24. All 20 teams will compete across two regional tournaments with a combined prize pool of $225,000 USD. The teams have been battling for the last two weeks in fiercely contested qualifying matches to get the best possible seed.… Read the rest

NFL FLAG – first ever Madden NFL 20 Tournament

In an effort to create safe, alternative solutions for leagues to compete amid coronavirus, NFL FLAG announced its first-ever Madden NFL 20 Tournament powered by Metro Esports.

NFL FLAG players from across the country will battle on the digital gridiron for a chance to win prizes from the NFL and one-on-one online coaching sessions with Metro Esports Pro training staff.… Read the rest

Immortals Gaming Club Launches First-Of-Its-Kind Digital Esports Camps

Nerd Street Gamers and the Immortals Gaming Club (IGC) are joining forces to help kids stay engaged and entertained while staying home. They’re teaming up to produce Immortals Gaming Camps, multi-day online esports camps focused on League of Legends and Overwatch. For the first time ever, gamers will have the opportunity to participate in a structured, online esports camp run by a professional gaming organization.… Read the rest

F1 2020, A look at the Monaco track

Codemasters®  premiered the first F1® 2020 in-game hot lap on Circuit de Monaco, ahead of the iconic circuit’s appearance at this weekend’s Virtual Grand Prix. On the weekend where it was initially scheduled in the F1® calendar, the lap, recorded by the F1® 2020 development team, features Pierre Gasly’s newly re-branded AlphaTauri.… Read the rest

Magic: The Gathering Arena, First-ever Open announced

Wizards of the Coast has today announced the Magic: The Gathering Arena Open, a new type of competitive event for players of all skill levels to win significant rewards beyond gold, gems and booster packs. The Open has an unlimited prize pool, with any players who make it to Day 2 and achieve seven wins before losing three matches earning $2,000 – and there’s no limit to the number of winners.… Read the rest

British Esports Assoc. & AoC Sport’s NBA2K Lockdown Championships

Following the popularity of the British Esports AoC Sport FIFA lockdown tournament, both bodies are now launching a unique opportunity for college and academy teams to face-off in a virtual basketball competition.

The NBA2K Lockdown Championships will be run in partnership with AoC Sport for teams on both Xbox One and PlayStation 4 (depending on demand) to compete nationally throughout June and July.… Read the rest

Overwatch, Fourth anniversary celebrations

Now through June 9, players can log in to Overwatch on PC, PS4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch to celebrate Overwatch Anniversary 2020 with Weekly Challenges and new cosmetics. In this year’s Anniversary event, all previous seasonal event brawls are returning, and all seasonal cosmetics can be unlocked!

WEEKLY CHALLENGES

  • Weekly Challenges allow you to unlock limited-time rewards by winning nine games
  • Rewards include an array of Player Icons, Sprays, and Epic Skins
    • Week 1: Carbon Fiber Sigma
    • Week 2: Fleur de Lis Widowmaker
    • Week 3: Masked Man McCree

NEW COSMETICS

  • 5 Legendary Skins
    • Masquerade Reaper
    • Huitzilopochtli Zenyatta
    • Little Red Ashe
    • Submarine Wrecking Ball
    • Dragoon Mercy
  • 3 Epic Skins
  • Player Icons, Emotes, Sprays
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Gwent: The Witcher Card Game – Steam release

CD PROJEKT RED announced the Steam release of GWENT: The Witcher Card Game. Players can download the game for free right now.

GWENT is the card game of choice and consequence, where skill — not luck — is your most powerful weapon. Leading powerful armies from the Witcher world, players wage war against one another in dynamic multiplayer duels across a number of modes, including ranked games, friendly matches, and Arena battles.… Read the rest

Pokémon Players Cup, online tournament for Masters Division competitors

The Pokémon Company International announced the Pokémon Players Cup, a new online tournament for Masters Division competitors that will begin in July 2020. Competitors in the Pokémon Trading Card Game (TCG), the Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield Video Game Championships (VGC), and Pokkén Tournament DX will have the chance to prove they’re the very best in this official Play!… Read the rest

World of Tanks, 10th anniversary shindig

Last month, World of Tanks detailed plans for its upcoming 10th anniversary, and on the road to the big celebration in August, there will be many activities taking place as parts of “Acts”. On May 18, Act II will bring with it the return of a never-before-released feature which was part of one Common Test almost 9 years ago: the tank horn.… Read the rest