F1 2021 is now available

Codemasters® and Electronic Arts Inc.  welcome players to the world of Formula 1® racing in F1® 2021, now available on Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation®5, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC via Steam. The latest release in the prestigious F1® series features the teams, drivers, and circuits for the 2021 FIA Formula One World Championship™ and introduces a brand-new story mode, expanded Career mode with two-player option, and three new circuits, Portimão, Imola, and Jeddah*, available to all players for free* as post launch content.… Read the rest

Farming Simulator 22, New and Improved Precision Farming Pack DLC

Lowering the environmental footprint of virtual farming: The Precision Farming Project continues with a new and improved DLC for Farming Simulator 22. Initiated in 2020 by John Deere and funded by EIT Food, Europe’s leading Food Innovation Initiative, the project is now in its second phase. As one of EITs multiple efforts to raise awareness and improve the knowledge about sustainable farming, publisher and developer GIANTS Software will introduce even more gameplay features.… Read the rest

PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS, Update 12.2 has gone live on PC & Console

PUBG: BATTLEGROUNDS Update 12.2 is here and brings with it a new 8×8 map – TAEGO. In addition, Survivor Pass: TAEGO is now live for PC and console players so they can start unlocking a variety of TAEGO-themed rewards!

  • Welcome to TAEGO – TAEGO put players in 1980s South Korea as they battle it out across vast and varied landscapes, ranging from wide-open reed fields to the close quarters of Hosan Prison.

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FIFA 22 With Next-Gen HyperMotion Technology

Electronic Arts Inc.  introduced EA SPORTS™ FIFA 22, featuring next-gen HyperMotion* technology that brings the football’s most realistic and immersive gameplay experience to life, in every match and across every mode on next-gen consoles and Stadia. FIFA 22 will be available worldwide on October 1 for PlayStation®5, Xbox Series X|S, PC via Origin™ and Steam, Stadia, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.… Read the rest

WitcherCon, Lots of stuff happened

On July 9th and 10th, CD PROJEKT RED and Netflix presented WitcherCon — a global online celebration of The Witcher franchise featuring numerous panels and announcements related to the world of The Witcher video games and the Netflix series.

Streaming to Twitch and YouTube, WitcherCon was aired over two separate streams containing many fun and eventful panels focused around different aspects of the world of The Witcher — as well as content unique to each stream.

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Gen.G & University of Kentucky, Lineup of Summer eSports Programming

Gen.G and The University of Kentucky announced a lineup of summer programming to engage esports fans, gamers and students including the ChallengHER series with two different tournaments taking place, as well as a back-to-school welcome week and a fundraiser with proceeds benefiting Kentucky Children’s Hospital.

The ChallengHER series is an all-women’s tournament aimed at promoting an inclusive and positive environment for women in esports.… Read the rest

Free Fire, Fighter V Crossover Final Round on 10 July

Free Fire’s Street Fighter V crossover event enters its Final Round on July 10. Since the “Free Fighter” campaign kicked off on July 2nd, players have charged a ton of energy honing their skills. Now, with the crossover’s epic peak day fast approaching, Street Fighter stalwarts Ryu and Chun-Li are inviting players to unleash the results of their training and K.O.
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NBA 2K, High School Esports League Teams Pro-Am Summer Challenge

High School Esports League (HSEL) has announced a new partnership with the NBA 2K community for its 2021 Summer Challenge esports tournament. This partnership will connect professional esports athletes and coaches directly with high school students through the entirely free Summer Challenge competition — for the first time featuring an NBA 2K21 5v5 Pro-Am tournament, virtual events, and informational sessions.… Read the rest

GEN.G Esports And Crocs Partner To Launch ‘Build Your Life In Color’

Global esports organization Gen.G and casual footwear brand Crocs, Inc.  announced a partnership for a Minecraft build competition. Celebrating the release of Crocs’ new All Family Tie-Dye collection, the theme of the competition is “Build Your Life in Color” which starts on July 6 and concludes July 19, encouraging players to showcase their personalities and share their lives in all its colors.… Read the rest


KRAFTON, Inc. announced the launch of BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA, developed exclusively for gaming enthusiasts and fans in India. After an Early Access period, BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA is now available exclusively to play in India as a free-to-play multiplayer game on Google Play.

Set in a virtual world, BATTLEGROUNDS MOBILE INDIA is a new battle royale game where multiple players employ strategies to battle it out and be the last man standing on the Battlegrounds. … Read the rest

Free Fire, ‘Street Fighter V’ collaboration

Free Fire’s latest crossover event with Street Fighter V goes live today. The global “Free Fighter” event invites Survivors to bring the stylish outfits of fan favorites Chun-Li and Ryu into battle and learn the legendary Hadouken, Ryu’s signature move. These will be accompanied by a host of exclusive time-limited content in the game, including an entire special event interface, item reskins, and plenty more!
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UK Esports Team Committee will act as a collective voice of UK teams

A new independent not-for-profit committee consisting of leading UK esports teams has formed, supported by the British Esports Association, to help progress and grow the UK esports industry to become more globally recognized.

The UK Esports Team Committee (UKETC) will act as a collective voice of UK teams in wider industry discussions, representing their views and interests to the wider UK esports and video games industries and to Government, and to encourage professionalism within UK esports.… Read the rest