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Overwatch Contenders teams ‘go on strike’ mid-broadcast

During an Overwatch Contenders tournament, a competitive ruling from Blizzard incited players to initiate a ‘strike’ refusing to play seriously...

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Overwatch League team loses tournament in embarrassingly hilarious way

For the Overwatch League Season 5, the San Francisco Shock and the Los Angeles Gladiators competed in the Midseason Madness tournament, in which the...

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EA’s last FIFA game goes all in on women’s soccer

EA has revealed the first trailer for FIFA 23, which will introduce women’s club teams like Chelsea and Manchester City, alongside both editions of...

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Faze Clan goes public in $725 million SPAC deal

Faze Clan has officially gone public via a SPAC merger. The deal values Faze at $725 million. Faze is now trading on the Nasdaq exchange under the...

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Sony is investing even more into esports

Sony is acquiring the esports tournament platform Repeat.gg. It’s the PlayStation maker’s latest investment into esports — Sony became a part...

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Pro gaming tools are helping streamers get paid

Software like Aimlab and KovaaK’s help players improve their skills in games like Valorant and Counter-Strike, but they’re also an increasingly...

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Players tries to skewer esports with an awkward mix of humor and drama

Players is a new Paramount Plus series chronicling a fictional League of Legends professional esports team. It debuts June 16th, and three episodes...

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Call of Duty Mobile to BGMI: Indian eSports market is still early stage and is poised to witness significant growth

Call of Duty Mobile to BGMI: Indian eSports market is still early stage and is poised to witness significant growth The rise of...

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Paris’ Overwatch and Call of Duty teams are moving to Las Vegas

The Overwatch League team Paris Eternal and its sister Call of Duty League team, Paris Legion, will relocate to Las Vegas in 2023. The Overwatch...

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Call of Duty Mobile to Ludo King, mobile gaming grows 16% YoY in post-Covid India

Battery life (66 percent), fast game loading (54 percent) and display (53 percent) are the top three smartphone aspects that matter while playing...

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France’s linguistic watchdog issues edict: it’s not esports, it’s ‘jeu video de competition’

France’s national linguistic watchdog, the Académie Française, has offered some official translations of English loanwords born from the world of...

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Dota 2’s The International will take place in Southeast Asia for the first time

Heading to Singapore this fall Dota 2’s annual tournament, The International, will take place in Singapore this October. While Valve has held The...

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How to run the FPS Benchmark for CS:GO

If you want to see how well your PC can run CS:GO at different settings, there’s an easy way to check. Here’s how to run Ulletical’s FPS...

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Blizzard is hoping Overwatch 2 leads to a superb OWL season 5

Overwatch League commissioner shares his thoughts on what Overwatch 2 will do for the esports league, which kicks off on May 5th. The fifth season of...

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Valorant is getting proper pro leagues starting in 2023

Riot Games is making big changes to the Valorant esports scene with the introduction of three professional leagues that will begin play in 2023. Riot...

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Bandai Namco’s Gundam ‘metaverse’ dream mixes esports, Web3, and Gunpla

Bandai Namco is making some big investments into the vaguely-defined idea of the metaverse, and it’s starting with the "Gundam Metaverse...

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Battlegrounds Mobile India (BGMI) Open Challenge 2022 registrations go live: All you need to know

Registrations for BMOC 2022 are now live, with in-game qualifiers beginning in April. Interested players can register for the esports tournament via...

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The Overwatch League returns on May 5th

Despite concerns about its status arising from uncertainty about Overwatch 2 and withdrawing sponsors, talent, and fans, the Overwatch League’s...

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iRacing buys Monster Games, teases racing games for the ‘broader market’ like consoles

iRacing has experienced massive growth over the last two years and is using some of its new resources to acquire fellow racing game developer Monster...

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Some Halo Infinite players have to use Xbox dev kits at first major tournament

Some players in the Halo Infinite tournament in Raleigh, North Carolina will have to use Xbox Series X development kits instead of the actual console...

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Watch these Excel pros duke it out in a financial modeling competition

The Financial Modeling World Cup (FMWC) pits Microsoft Excel experts from across the world against each other. Participants are tasked with using...

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Riot swapped a live show for a massive music video at Worlds 2021

At the 2021 League of Legends World Championship, developer Riot Games created a gorgeous short film to open up the esports competition. Every year,...

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League of Legends’ 2022 world championship will be a multi-city affair

The 2022 edition of the League of Legends World Championship will take place across four different North American cities, bringing the esports...

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Faze Clan is going public in $1 billion SPAC deal

Faze Clan, the gaming organization known for its Fortnite, Call of Duty, and CS:GO teams, is getting its own ticker symbol on the stock market. The...

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IndiaJoy and Esports Platform MPL organizes Asia’s Biggest Virtual Digital Entertainment Festival

IndiaJoy and Esports is hosting Asia’s Biggest Virtual Digital Entertainment Festival. The event is undergoing in its fourth edition which is...

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How to watch the 2021 League of Legends World Championship

The 2021 League of Legends World Championship (aka Worlds) kicks off tomorrow, October 5th. Here’s our primer about how to watch the event and why...

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League of Legends’ biggest stars turn into anime heroes in Worlds 2021 music video

Ahead of the League of Legends World Championship, better known as Worlds, Riot has released a music video for the anthem "Burn It All...

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DC’s latest superhero crossover: Batman x FaZe Clan

The gaming and entertainment collective FaZe Clan has partnered with DC Comics on a limited-edition Batman comic and related merchandise. Other...

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