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PUBG MOBILE collects three Google Play Awards

PUBG MOBILE , developed by Tencent Games and PUBG Corporation, recently collected three Google Play Awards, an unprecedented mark for this year’s hit battle royale mobile game. PUBG MOBILE was awarded “Best Game,” “Fan Favorite Game” and “Most Competitive Game.” Check out the full list of winners here and the official Google Play blog post here. Continuing to build off...

ggCircuit Winter WAN Tournament, featuring Fortnite

eSports center management software company ggCircuit LLC officially announced its ggCircuit Winter WAN Tournament, featuring Fortnite, which will take place from 10-13th January 2019, in participating LAN centers across the globe.  With a total prize pool of $25,000 up for grabs Fortnite fans who sign up have the option of competing in both Solo and Duo Battle Royal matches all...

Rocket League Championships for Alternative Provision (AP) UK Schools

The British Esports Association, the not-for-profit body set up to promote grassroots esports, has announced new Rocket League Championships for Alternative Provision (AP) Schools. This standalone esports tournament will get underway in the New Year and focus on Rocket League, with matches taking place weekly. AP Schools provide a specialist education for young people who are unable to attend mainstream...

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition, Kage uncaged

Capcom Pro Tour Confirmed for 2019 SeasonCapcom Pro Tour Confirmed for 2019 Season. As Capcom® Cup marks the end of one season and the start of another, Street Fighter® Executive Producer Yoshinori Ono unveiled a new World Warrior will join the Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition roster: Kage, the embodiment of “Satsui,” a raging spirit that was born out of...

BLAST Pro Series, big demand for eSports events in Portugal

  BLAST Pro Series Lisbon Champions 2018 All tickets for BLAST Pro Series in Altice Arena were sold out and the massive number of fans did certainly not disappoint. Throughout the day and into the night the atmosphere was electric and the players obviously also enjoyed the last big Counter-Strike tournament of the year! Local favorites MIBR fell short of reaching...

Gfinity Announces EA SPORTS FIFA 19 Global Series

Gfinity, a world-leading esports solutions provider, announces it will host four events as part of the EA SPORTSTM FIFA 19 Global Series. The tournaments consist of one FUT Champions Cup and three Licensed Qualifiers. The first event starts today, Friday 14th December 2018, and all will be held at the Gfinity Esports Arena in London and streamed across digital platforms. Each...

DiRT Rally 2.0, Video offers some dev insights

Codemasters® has released the latest episode in the DiRT Rally 2.0 Dev Insight series talking about the improvements made to the game since the launch of the original DiRT Rally. In the new trailer Chief Games Designer Ross Gowing and Rally Consultant Jon Armstrong talk about the improvements made to the cars, environments and the way that the new tyre...

DRAGON BALL FighterZ, Red Bull Final Summoning event in LA

Players and fans from around the world will converge in Los Angeles to battle it out at the Red Bull Final Summoning, an all-new tournament marking the culmination of the official DRAGON BALL FighterZ 2018/2019 World Tour. Taking place 26th and 27th January, 2019 at Los Angeles’ The Majestic Downtown and live-streamed on Twitch, the event will feature BANDAI NAMCO...

Bushrioad Spring Fest 2019 Team League (BSF2019)

Bushiroad announced that the Bushiroad Spring Fest 2019 Team League will be held from February to June 2019 at various locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia-Oceania. This sakura-themed festival consists of 3 major tournaments, one for each of the company’s English Edition trading card games – Cardfight!! Vanguard, Weiss Schwarz and Future Card Buddyfight. Bushiroad will continue the Team...

DiRT 4, Mac and Linux versions due next year

Feral Interactive announced that DiRT® 4™, the acclaimed off-road and rally racing game, will be released on macOS and Linux in 2019. Originally developed and published by Codemasters for PC and consoles, DiRT 4 is the latest of the studio’s world-renowned racing games to be brought to macOS and Linux by Feral, following the success of DiRT Rally®, GRID Autosport™,...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, On PS4 with snowy Vikendi map out on PC

PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.) has released PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS (PUBG) for PlayStation®4 (PS4™) computer entertainment system. PUBG is an action-packed battle royale experience that drops 100 combatants onto a range of diverse locales. Starting with nothing but their wits, players must locate weapons, supplies and vehicles in a tense battle to outmanoeuvre opponents to become the last player, or squad standing....

Rocket League, McLaren 570S Car Pack

Psyonix, independent video game developer and publisher, in partnership with McLaren Automotive, launched the McLaren 570S Car Pack in Rocket League across all platforms, today! The pack introduces the ultimate modern sports car – the McLaren 570S Coupé – in Battle-Car form, as well as a selection of McLaren-themed items for $1.99 (or regional equivalent). The content included in the...

Arena Clash, finals at London’s Stratford Wesfield

Belong Gaming Arenas proudly announces that the Arena Clash tournament finals of Overwatch, League of Legends and Tekken 7 will be heading to its flagship Belong Gaming Arena in London’s Stratford Westfield. The tournament has been fought for seven weeks across the country between Belong’s growing regional gaming tribes, and will be hosted live from 12pm on the December 8th...

Fortnite, Season 7 begins

Fortnite Season 7 arrives as the Iceberg collides with the island! Discover new areas such as Frosty Flights, Polar Peak, and more! Uncover what’s in the new Battle Pass, rule the skies with the new Stormwing plane, and change the style of some of your favourite weapons and items with Wraps in Battle Royale. Explore Fortnite Creative, a new experience...

F1 New Balance Esports Series

Bringing the excitement and exhilaration of Formula 1® to a new generation of fans around the globe, the award winning 2018 F1 New Balance Esports Series drew a record audience of 1.2 million across selected TV networks and 3.2 million people on a dedicated live stream. Cementing F1’s position at the forefront of the e-racing wave, over 100 million social...