October 18, 2019

Starcraft II WCS Global Final Groups Confirmed

Blizzard Entertainment has confirmed the participants for StarCraft II’s WCS Global Finals. Unofficially, the final standings in the game’s professional circuit had already been decided after the second GSL Super Tournament earlier this month. All that was left was ensuring that all qualified players were in possession of the necessary travel documents. With this taken […]

October 18, 2019

Rocket League: The next possible upper echelon of esports

Rocket League’s rapid growth in popularity since 2015 has played a major role in the launch of the Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS). Beginning in 2016, the idea for starting an Esports league for the game was based on the number of competitive streams that were being shown on platforms like Twitch.  There has been […]

October 18, 2019

The First-Ever Fortnite Simon Cup

Simon Property Group has begun online qualifiers for their first-ever Simon Cup Fortnite tournament. The competition is meant for amateur players who want to see if they have what it takes to be an esports player. Competitors can choose from three different online regional qualifiers for a chance to move on to the regional finals. […]

October 18, 2019

Riot’s Project L and the FGC’s evolution

Riot Games revealed their intentions announcing their creation of a fighting game at EVO 2019. Alongside League of Legends, the biggest competitive scene in esports, the currently named “Project L” is set to be the new baton carrier in a genre predominantly represented by Capcom’s Street Fighter. Once Project L drops, the fighting game genre […]

October 18, 2019

Fortnite 2’s post-launch

Fortnite Chapter 2 brings in many new features, map changes, and weapon revamps. Epic games marketed the new season perfectly, letting their weekend black hole catch millions of eyes. The community’s response to a new chapter in the world of Fortnite has also been positive. Community Response Throughout all of Fortnite’s social media channels, positivity […]

October 17, 2019

PUBG Season 5 introduces new mechanics, Badlands Survivor Pass

Yesterday on October 16, PUBG Corporation released the trailer for the anticipated fifth season of their game Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds. The trailer introduced a brand-new season that contains an array of fresh mechanics, cosmetics that accompany the seasons’ survival pass, and a rebalance of map Miramar. Critical components of the 2-minute preview highlight many features […]

October 15, 2019

Fortnite Chapter 2: The Wait is Over

After a long, yet, exciting wait, Fortnite Chapter 2 is here. The game has many new features that will change the way casual players and pros play substantially. The biggest change is an all-new map. Players will now have to discover the map through exploration. Until they find a Point Of Interest (POI) it will […]

October 14, 2019

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will headline EVO Japan 2020

While EVO Japan is still some time away, the premier fighting game tournament has already announced that Nintendo’s Super Smash Bros. Ultimate has been selected as the headlining event in a report according to IGN. In previous years, EVO Japan has only hosted a few select games for this massive tournament that has usually been […]

October 14, 2019

SEAM 2019 Results: Savagery in Singapore

The fighting game community converged in Singapore for hosted ranking events at the 2019 SEA Major. Tekken World Tour, Capcom Pro Tour, and the finals of the Soul Caliber Asian League featured in this year’s event. Serving as one of the last few events to improve standings in their respective leagues, the Singapore event served […]

October 14, 2019

OGN Entus Force win PUBG Korea League Phase 3, Korea’s PUBG Global Championship teams decided

The Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds Korea League has ended. The third phase was full of ups and downs for many teams. In the end, OGN Entus Force have taken home the first-place prize of ₩ 60,000,000 KRW (~$50,698 USD) and a spot at the PUBG Global Championship in November. #4 at OGN PSS Season 2. #3 […]

October 14, 2019

The end of Fortnite captivates millions

The Fortnite Season X live event captivated millions of fans as everyone wonders what happens next. Due to a massive influx of players, Fortnite servers had issues worldwide. These issues prevented users from logging in and joining matches to view the event. Players who managed to enter a game saw the rocket at Dusty Depot […]

October 11, 2019

NBA 2K League: An Interview with Magic Gaming Coach, Jonah Edwards

The NBA 2K League has been taking shape, with new teams being announced, more players getting drafted, and more coaching and front office hirings. One team that could be on the rise is Magic Gaming, featuring Rookie of the Year, Brendan “Reizey” Hill and Cameron “KingCamRoyalty” Ford who led the league in field goal percentage. […]

October 11, 2019

Streamer interviews on Call of Duty: Mobile esports

Following the extremely successful launch of Call of Duty: Mobile, Esportz Network interviewed Twitch streamers and mobile gaming YouTubers to find their beliefs on whether the game will enter the esports scene. The key to any game becoming a successful esport is the support of a strong fanbase. The Opinions: When asked if CoD: Mobile […]

October 8, 2019

Fortnite pro players unite together to form new players’ association

Sixteen Professional Fortnite players have banded together to form a new players association: the Fortnite Professional Players’ Association. The team consists of the best Fortnite players from around the globe. The reason behind the unexpected change in the professional scene is stated in their most recent tweet. “It is an independent world-wide collective of professional […]

October 8, 2019

Pakistani specialists fight to the top of the Tekken scene

Arslan Ash has put the world on notice. Pakistan is the new epicenter of forging Tekken champions. The reigning Tekken 7 Evolution champion has fought tooth and nail to be crowned the best Tekken player in the world. This title has been everything but given to Ash after a legendary run in the premier tournament. […]

October 7, 2019

FaZe Clan takes PUBG Europe League, EU’s PUBG Global Championship teams decided

The Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds Europe League has come to an end for 2019. After six grueling weeks of competition, FaZe Clan have risen above the rest and are the Champions for the second straight phase. Champions of Phase 3, @FaZeClan accomplished back-to-back #PEL domination! Compiling 51 points across the final six matches, the squad delivered […]

October 5, 2019

Huge scandal with the FIFA 20 Global Series

From pro players switching teams, to major changes in the 2020 season, to EA leaking personal data of players. The FIFA 2020 Global Series experiences a lot of drama for a tournament yet to start.  On October 9, EA Sports announced the start of the FIFA 20 Global Series. But the much anticipated FIFA season […]

October 2, 2019

Tencent establishes franchise league for CrossFire

Tencent, a Chinese multinational conglomerate founded in 1998, is one of the world’s largest social media companies and is the world’s largest gaming company. Tencent is now currently focusing on delivering everything it can on esports. A global esports juggernaut Whether it is purchasing a 40 percent share in Fortnite developer Epic, or acquiring League […]

October 2, 2019

DreamHack announces two $250,000 Fortnite tournaments

World-renowned esport event organizer, DreamHack, just announced two massive Fortnite tournaments celebrating their 25th anniversary. Both tournaments will feature $250 thousand prize pools. The first tournament takes place from November 29 to December 1 in Jönköping, Sweden. A few months later, the second tournament takes place in Anaheim, California from February 21 to February 23 […]

October 1, 2019

The Terminator Trailer for MK11 is finally here

Mortal Kombat developer NetherRealm Studios has officially released the gameplay trailer for one of its promised upcoming DLC characters; some are easily recognizable by all walks of life. Hasta la vista, Baby ///downloading… Targets: Acquired Location: NetherRealm Year: 2019 Day: October 8 [[Early Access]] Objective: Terminate all kombatants… ///Execute #MK11 pic.twitter.com/ie14aN0qx9 — Mortal Kombat 11 […]

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