Category: eSports News

NBA 2K League Tips Off 2019 Season on April 2, 2019

The NBA 2K League today announced the competition structure for the 2019 season.  The 18-week season will begin Tuesday, April 2 with THE TIPOFF and will conclude Saturday, Aug. 3 with the 2019 NBA 2K League Finals.  The complete schedule will be announced in the coming weeks. All regular-season games will take place at the NBA 2K League Studio Powered...

Capcom Pro Tour DLC Returns for 2019

Michael – Capcom Pro Tour Hello World Warriors! We’re just a few weeks away from the kick-off of the Capcom Pro Tour 2019 (CPT) at Final Round in Atlanta, GA. With a new competitive season in Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition comes an all-new set of CPT-themed DLC content for 2019 set to release tomorrow! Each year, the CPT DLC...

2019 LCS Spring Finals Tickets

By Lolesports Staff Tickets for the 2019 LCS Spring Finals in St. Louis go on sale on March 5 at 12 PM CST / 10 AM PST. Spring Finals will be at the Chaifetz Arena on Saturday, April 13; games begin at 3:00 PM CST / 1:00 PST. Learn how to buy your tickets for Spring Finals below: FAQ Tickets...

HCT Winter Championship kicks off February 28, 2019

The HCT Winter Championship kicks off February 28, 2019 when 16 of the world’s best Hearthstone players—representing the Americas, Asia-Pacific, China, and Europe—face off at Blizzard Arena Los Angeles. Competitors will be hoping to clinch one of the four remaining spots at the HCT World Championship this April, in addition to the lion’s share of a $250,000 USD prize pool...

RLCS South American Grand Series

Ian Nowakowski – RLCS The Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) is bigger than ever this year! If you missed the news last month, we added South America (SAM) as an official RLCS region starting with Season 7. As part of that initiative, we have teamed up with Rocket Street to unveil the Grand Series, a brand-new tournament showcasing South America’s greatest...

Hearthstone Masters Introduction

Blizzard Entertainment Late last year we revealed we were hard at work evolving Hearthstone Esports into a more sustainable, entertaining, and accessible program. Today we are happy to reveal full details about the first two parts of this new program, which we have collectively named Hearthstone Masters. Hearthstone Masters Qualifiers Hearthstone Masters’ entry tier of competition, Masters Qualifiers, are open...

CWL London Spectator Tickets Go On Sale

Gfinity The wait is over and you can now purchase your tickets for CWL London, Presented by PlayStation®4 via cwl.gfinityesports.com [while supplies last]. We have set aside a limited number of early bird tickets at a reduced price but they won’t be around for long. CWL London promises to be the hottest ticket in town when it takes over the...

CWL National Qualifiers Registration Now Open

CWL Running until February 28 in each eligible region, registration for the second online National Qualifier tournament is open. Each qualifier will be country and region-locked, requiring players being from respective countries and regions to compete. CWL National Qualifiers will take place in the original National Circuit locations: Australia and New Zealand, Canada, France and Belgium, Italy, Japan, Germany and...

IEM Katowice StarCraft II Survival Guide

Blizzard Entertainment IEM Katowice is just around the corner! We have brackets, broadcast times, and…a surprise! You will have the chance to earn in-game loot simply by tuning in to Twitch for the first major tournament of the StarCraft II World Championship Series for 2019. $400,000 will be on the line for players, but you can earn these items simply...

PUBG NPL Royale Format and Draw

Aaron Boulding PUBG eSports The “sibling showdown” is just around the corner with the NPL Royale, pitting all 16 teams in NPL Contenders against all 16 of their big brothers in the NPL, taking center stage beginning February 22. This week’s NPL action will directly impact how the NPL Royale unfolds as NPL team standings will determine which NPL Contenders...

Anime Ascension 2019 Tournament Results

Aksys Games announced winners of the tournament games of the fourth Anime Ascension, held from February 15 – 17, 2019 at the Atrium Hotel in Irvine. “We want to thank all the competitors and spectators, as well as everyone who tuned into the streams this year,” said Akibo Shieh, founder and CEO of Aksys Games. “It’s fantastic to see all...

Dragon Ball Legends, Global tournament set in Las Vegas – May 25, 2019

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. announced DRAGON BALL LEGENDS – Showdown in Las Vegas, the first-ever global tournament for the immensely popular real-time card battle game. Taking place on May 25th 2019 (PDT), the Showdown will see Earth’s strongest DRAGON BALL LEGENDS warriors converge on HyperX Esports Arena Las Vegas (located at the Luxor Hotel and Casino) for the ultimate battle...

PUBG Europe League (PEL) Contenders Team Seeding Is Out

Before PUBG Europe League Contenders kicks off on February 21st, teams were seeded for the group stage of Phase 1 at the Official PEL Twitch Channel. Thirty-two teams from Europe West (14), Europe East (7), Middle East and Africa (6), and the PEL LAN Closed Qualifiers (5) will compete for a slot at an off-season tournament starting from February 21st. These teams...

NA Rocket League Renegade Cup Finals: Teams to Watch

Gillyweed –  Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) The finals of the Rocket League Renegade Cup return this weekend to conclude the event for North America! In attendance, are Bread and Splyce, who qualified for Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) Season 7 and are fresh off competing against world-class opponents while attending the DreamHack Pro Circuit in Leipzig, Germany last weekend....

Collegiate Apex Tournament

Announcing the first ever, AVGL Apex tournament! The event is open and free to all college students. The tournament will take place on March 2nd with single elimination bracket. Each match will pair up 2 teams who will play 3 games each. Whichever team has the most points after 3 games moves on to the next round. Players will be competing...