September 30, 2020

Activision Blizzard allows CDL and OWL fee delays

The news is out that Activision Blizzard will let Overwatch League and Call of Duty League teams get more time to pay their franchise fees. This is because of the coronavirus pandemic and its negative effects on esports organizations. On one hand, the Overwatch League is not done yet. The semifinals only ended around two […]

September 26, 2020

Esports Combine, the next big collegiate esports event

A new event to grow collegiate esports arrives with Esports Combine. Taking place from October 16 to October 18, Combine celebrates esports, players, and academia through informative panels and player recruitment. Esports Combine 2020 A three-day schedule of planned virtual workshops and panels occur throughout the event. The Combine also brings in the help of […]

September 17, 2020

Nerd Street Games announce esports facility, The Block

Yesterday, Nerd Street Gamers announced its new esports campus, The Block. Located in Philadelphia, the facility is 40,000 square feet and will become its global headquarters. Additionally, The Block will contribute to content creation, broadcasting, esports training, and professional team practice centers for local teams and schools. Welcome to The Block pic.twitter.com/0Y7NLJRqNj — Nerd Street […]

September 10, 2020

Ninja returns to Twitch for exclusive streaming

Tyler “Ninja” Blevins revealed today that he will return to streaming on Twitch. After signing an exclusive contract with Microsoft’s Mixer last year, the streaming giant is back in play. Now that Mixer closed down and Twitch remains the top streaming platform, the choice was obvious. A new chapter, only on @Twitch pic.twitter.com/cv2qFFFI0p — Ninja […]

September 9, 2020

Guild Esports by David Beckham to raise £20 million in IPO

News is out that David Beckham’s esports team, Guild Esports, plans to raise around £20 million in London via an IPO (Initial Public Offering). This company plans to invest and take advantage of what positives COVID-19 made in the esports industry. The general public can purchase stocks of Guild Esports from the company for a […]

September 3, 2020

Mercedes-Benz Renews Sponsorship Contract with ESL

Yesterday, ESL UK announced that Mercedes-Benz renewed its sponsorship contract for ESL Premiership. Mercedes-Benz will sponsor Premiership until December 31, 2020. This partnership makes the German automotive company the official global mobility partner of ESL.  The renewed sponsorship targets the Dota 2 esports scene as it focuses on ESL Premiership. Initially signed in 2017, […]

August 29, 2020

Post Malone joins esports as Envy Gaming owner

Today, Envy Gaming announced top musician Post Malone will join the company’s ownership group. With ownership of Call of Duty League team Dallas Empire and Overwatch League team Dallas Fuel, Post Malone is now a top esports team owner. Happy to announce i’m now part owner of @DallasEmpire Let’s take this throne and win these […]

August 26, 2020

Fortnite Season 4 unavailable on Apple devices

Epic just announced that Fortnite Chapter 2 Season 4 will not be available on Apple devices. Another chapter has been added to the fight between Epic Games and Apple over in-app purchases. Earlier this month, Fortnite was removed from the App Store for violation of the store’s rules. Epic Games introduced in-app purchases to avoid […]

August 20, 2020

YouTube Gaming Announces Celebration of Mobile Gaming Tournament

YouTube Gaming has announced a mobile esports tournament that features the most significant mobile gaming stars in the world clashing it out for a good cause. The Celebration of Mobile Gaming tournament features a $50 thousand prize pool and multiple esports titles like Brawl Stars, PUBG Mobile, and Clash Royale. Seven creators will compete throughout […]

August 19, 2020

Riot Games announces networking partnership with Cisco

Riot Games and Cisco just announced the details of their partnership agreement. Riot Games can now use huge networking resources across the planet to improve the competitive environment of its games and propose a better broadcasting experience for fans. With many tournaments going online, it is no surprise to see a developer like Riot Games […]

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