Spartak Moscow Adding New Esports Squads

Apr
24

Spartak Moscow Adding New Esports Squads

Spartak Moscow joins in on the esports boom by expanding the organization with new CS:GO, Dota 2, and League of Legends teams.

Apr
13

Allied Esports Will Open Las Vegas Strip Esports Venue In 2018

In another step toward cementing Las Vegas as a North American esports hub, Allied Esports is set to bring a new venue to The Strip in 2018.

Mar
27

Facebook Live Adds Computer Live Streaming To Compete With Twitch

A new Facebook Live feature puts the social network on the list of potential streaming outlets for gamers. It’ll be competing with platforms like Twitch.

Mar
20

IEM Katowice Attracts Record-Breaking 173,000 Fans

This year’s Intel Extreme Masters in Katowice attracted a record-breaking crowd of 173,000 fans and became the biggest esports event in history.

Mar
06

Betway Launches New Esports Competition Series, Betway Arena

The online bookmaker Betway has launched Betway Arena, an esports event series that will feature five matches in the coming weeks.

Feb
27

Overwatch Crowned ‘Game Of The Year’ At DICE Awards

Blizzard’s popular first-person shooter Overwatch took home four awards at this year’s DICE event in Las Vegas, where it was crowned Game of the Year.

Feb
20

Breaking A Billion, And Then Some: Esports Revenue Projections For 2020

The market research firm Newzoo issued a new report with glowing outlook for esports’ future, including predictions of $1.5 billion in revenue by 2020.

Feb
15

William Hill Gets Green Light To Take Bets On Dreamhack Masters In Las Vegas

Bookmaker William Hill will offer betting during the upcoming Dreamhack Masters in Las Vegas after getting approval from the Nevada Gaming Control Board.

Feb
07

Leading UK Headhunting Firm Odgers Berndtson Enters Esports

Odgers Berndtson, one of the top global executive search firms, has dedicated resources to enter the esports scene, embracing the growth of the industry.

Jan
24

Audi Enters Esports Through Partnership With Astralis

German car maker Audi entered the esports industry by signing a $750,000 sponsorship deal with Danish CS:GO team Astralis.