This June, Cthulhu will be coming to SMITE, the free-to-play action MOBA featuring more than 100 legendary mythological icons like Zeus, Thor, and Athena.
Set to be one of the most memorable God releases in the history of SMITE, Cthulhu, the Great Old One, is joining the newly created Great Old Ones pantheon in mid-June.… Read the rest
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
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
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
The eEURO 2020 final tournament gets under way this weekend, with 16 teams battling it out to be crowned champions of Europe and matches screened on UEFA’s YouTube channel.
Sixteen teams will be competing on 23 and 24 May to see who will become eEURO 2020 champions. The competition is the biggest ever efootball competition for national teams.… Read the rest
Epulze an esports company based out of Sweden, has teamed up with esports marketing agency Prodigy Agency, to arrange one of the first Valorant tournaments ever.
The name of the tournament is Epulze Valorant Prodigies, and the total prize pool is $3,000. The tournament will start on May 23rd and will end on June 7th this year.… Read the rest
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
New Game+ Expo (NGPX), a collaborative initiative of 14 video game publishers based in North America and Japan, will host a digital presentation featuring dozens of games that includes new title announcements and live gameplay demos.
The showcase will be featured live exclusively on Twitch on June 23, 2020 at 8 AM PDT (5 PM CEST).… Read the rest
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
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
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 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
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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
Watch the last round of Overwatch League qualifiers LIVE. This is the final weekend for all 20 teams to get the best possible seed for the May Melee regional tournament on May 22nd through May 24th . The better they do, the better chance they have of taking home the championship and up to $40,000 in cash.… Read the rest
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
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