October 17, 2020

The Gamer Hour live with Episode 1 featuring Josh Hart

Late-night talk show The Gamer Hour, produced by Esportz Network and hosted by esports caster Chris Puckett, began airing episode 1 today. The Gamer Hour episode 1 stars NBA small forward and shooting guard Josh Hart from the New Orleans Pelicans speaking about his journey and passion as a gamer.  The Gamer Hour Episode […]

October 7, 2020

PS5 and Xbox Series X will take esports to the next level

Sony just released a video showcasing the insides of its latest console, the PlayStation 5. As the next generation consoles launch soon, now is a perfect time to look at how Sony and Microsoft’s new machines, PS5 and Xbox Series X, impact the esports industry. Marketing Sacrifice It was a well-known fact that desktop and […]

September 24, 2020

PUBG Mobile Blackpink event details out

PUBG Mobile finally revealed details about its collaborated event with K-pop band Blackpink. The event will completely update in-game features like airplanes, airdrops, billboards, and more. Almost everything will be Blackpink-themed to fit in with the occasion. Additionally, players can earn free cosmetics and goodies by supporting the event, Blackpink and playing during the period. […]

September 18, 2020

Three Mobile Esports to get into

Mobile esports are on the rise in most parts of the world, thanks to the accessibility of mobile gaming. More games keep getting added regularly to the App Store and Google Play. With the success mobile esports is seeing, console games get ported to mobile. Despite controversies with Apple, Fortnite mobile is still performing well. […]

August 27, 2020

K/DA comeback with THE BADDEST League of Legends music

Today, Riot Games revealed the pre-release single, THE BADDEST, for record-making K-pop group K/DA after teasing a comeback on social media for weeks. The virtual popstars rocked the League of Legends world in 2018 when they performed at the League of Legends World Championship. Millions watched their one-hit-wonder song, POP/STARS, during the debut. So far, […]

August 12, 2020

Riot Games and Epic Games team up with PlayVS for Summer Showdown 2020

PlayVS recently revealed the Summer Showdown’s sponsors and prizes. Organized by the scholastic esports platform, this tournament attracted many big names in the esports industry. Among the official sponsors are Riot Games, Epic Games, Alienware, Respawn, Logitech, and more. Summer Showdown is one of the biggest esports tournaments for high schools and collegiate esports, so […]

August 5, 2020

Street Fighter V Summer Update announces new characters and more

Capcom’s Street Fighter V Summer Update revealed fan favorites and a long-forgotten franchise. Assisted by AEWs Kenny Omega, Capcom showed four new characters for the final season of Street Fighter V. The company also teased an unannounced fifth character for the FGC. Street Fighter V Summer Update New Characters The first of the four characters […]

August 1, 2020

Japan Fighting Game Publishers Roundtable announce new FGC content

Company representatives from Capcom, SNK, Bandai Namco and others converged for the Japan Fighting Game Publishers Roundtable. Held in Japan, this developers’ conference aimed to discuss the state of the fighting game genre. Tekken 7 and Soul Caliber VI, along with Guilty Gear Strive, were prominently featured. Japan Fighting Game Publishers Roundtable The conference served […]

July 30, 2020

The popularity of extended reality for virtual sports rises

Extended reality came in many years ago and its popularity is rising. Tech stores and conventions proudly boasted their virtual reality hardware. Many companies invested massively in this technology to gain an advantage over the competition. However, only early adopters had an advantage with this tech and the masses did not show much interest. VR […]

July 23, 2020

Twitch Sports Category launched with success

Amazon-owned Twitch has a near-monopoly on gaming and esports live-streaming. To expand the monopoly, the company is now looking to expand beyond esports with a newly launched Twitch sports category. This category will include streams from football teams like Real Madrid, Arsenal, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain. It will also include the existing NBA, NHL, RFL, […]