The British Esports Association, the not-for-profit organisation set up to promote and support grassroots esports, announce that sign-ups are now open for the Spring Championships for students aged 12 and above.
For the first time, they have partnered with StreamRecap to provide in game highlights throughout the Spring Season for all League of Legends and Rocket League players.… Read the rest
Gaming’s largest charity fundraiser, Jingle Jam returns for 2019 with a brand-new games bundle – and aims to raise millions more for worthy causes around the globe.
Since launching in 2011, the Jingle Jam has successfully raised over $15m for worthy causes. In 2018, around 90,000 gamers helped donate $3.3m. An incredible $250,000 was raised in the first 8 minutes of this year’s fundraising drive.… Read the rest
Gamer Network are delighted to announce that EGX Rezzed will return to London’s Tobacco Dock, on the 26 – 28 March 2020!
Tickets are now available for gamers to gain the opportunity to play the very best pre-release games and hundreds of other breakthrough indie titles, all being showcased alongside many iconic game developers, each sharing their unique insight into the gaming industry.… Read the rest
Razer begins the countdown to the 2019 Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 2019), an eleven-country international sporting event sanctioned by the International Olympic Committee, and the first to include esports as a medaled competitive discipline.
One week from now, athletes from participating countries will gather at the inaugural SEA Games Esports Opening Ceremony in the Philippines to celebrate history in the making with esports being recognized as a medal sport for the first time.
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Cradle of Sins aims to be the competitive MOBA title that the Virtual
Reality E-Sports scene is still missing.
U24 Solutions announced a tournament for their upcoming VR Multiplayer
Online Battle Arena (MOBA) game called Cradle of Sins. The tournament is
called The Alpha Cup with a total prize pool of $10,000 which includes
prizes for the top 40 players.… Read the rest
After several months of rigorous qualification matches, group stages, regional prelims and finals, the PUBG MOBILE Club Open 2019 Fall Split Global Finals will culminate this weekend at the Putra World Trade Center (PWTC) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 16 outstanding teams from around the globe will duke it out for the ultimate chicken dinner and a slice of the massive $2.5 million total prize pool.… Read the rest
Gen.G made history on Sunday night as the first-ever winners of the PUBG Global Championship 2019 (PGC). A culmination of PUBG Esports’ first official season, PGC was an amazing three-weekend event that saw more than $6 million dollars being awarded to pro teams. Gen.G survived the Group Stage (Nov. 8-10) and Semifinals (Nov.… Read the rest
The days are getting colder, but the battles are heating up in World of Tanks: Mercenaries this November and December. The dev team from Wargaming West have been working hard to deliver more content than ever to passionate tankers across the globe until the end of the year. The release of Update 4.12 on November 26, is followed by some amazing new limited edition tanks and Black Friday sales, while November is closing with the tradition of T(h)anksgiving once again celebrated in-game with Turkey Treats.… Read the rest
SQUARE ENIX® will be hosting the 2019 FINAL FANTASY® Trading Card Game (FFTCG) World Championships in North America at the Hilton Los Angeles Airport in Los Angeles, CA on November 23-24, 2019. The top thirty-two FFTCG players from around the globe will come together to compete in this grand finale of the 2019 FFTCG competitive circuit and determine the best FFTCG player in the world.… Read the rest
Vexed Gaming’s Chief Gaming Officer Mark Weller will be an industry expert panelists taking part in the BBC’s upcoming winter Bitesize Schools Tour, which aims to encourage young people to explore careers in the creative industries.
Manchester-based Vexed Gaming is the only esports organization to be involved in the initiative, reflecting the team’s efforts to broaden the appeal of competitive gaming beyond its core base.… Read the rest
The Stormtrooper Edition of the Razer Kraken headset is the latest addition to Razer’s popular Stormtrooper Edition peripherals, retaining the same market- leading features as the original Razer Kraken headset, but now sporting the colors of the most feared army in the Star Wars Galaxy.
Designed for esports athletes and gamers alike, the Stormtrooper Edition of the Razer Kraken headset features custom-tuned 50mm drivers for a wide soundscape from subtle audio cues to helmet rumbling explosions.
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GameWorks, Inc., an esports and entertainment company for millennials, teens and families with seven locations nationwide, announced today it has forged a partnership with the High School Esports League (HSEL) — a varsity esports organization with over 60,000 participating students across more than 2,100 schools — to help fuel the adoption of esports throughout high schools nationwide.… Read the rest
An update has come to Hearthstone’s new game mode, adding some extra chaos—and a few new Heroes— to Battlegrounds! Jump into the Beta to test out the latest challengers.
Sindragosa, Elise Starseeker, Brann Bronzebeard, and Sir Finley Mrrgglton are the newest Heroes to enter the Battlegrounds—each one with a new hero power to help you push toward a first-place finish.
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The three title contenders delivered the drama in a thrilling finale that went all the way to the final corner of the final race.
AndrewZh is the new MotoGP™ eSport World Champion thanks to two faultless performances in a thrilling Global Series finale at the #ValenciaGP that went all the way to the final lap of the final race of a vintage season of racing.… Read the rest