November 16, 2021

Red Bull Kumite Las Vegas 2021 Recap

Red Bull has always been one of the biggest names, even before launching the Red Bull Kumite series in 2015. Since then, they have hosted countless events across the United States of America. This chapter of competition took the best of the best as they all traveled to the fight capital of the nation, Las […]

June 1, 2021

Intel World Open Street Fighter V Series

Intel World Open returns for another year after postponing the 2020 circuit due to the pandemic canceling the Olympics. The 2021 season will feature a $250 thousand prize pool for Street Fighter V. Although the Path To Tokyo will not be featured as part of the Street Fighter V Pro Tour or Street Fighter League […]

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 […]

July 9, 2020

Former Capcom Pro Tour Champion Du “NuckleDu” Dang announces retirement

Street Fighter V champion Du “NuckleDu” Dang announced via Twitter his retirement from competition. The announcement comes days after Dang suffered injuries from a car accident. Dang’s shocking retirement comes as the fighting game community deals with a series of sexual assault allegations directed towards players and tournament organizers. NuckleDu in North America Often considered […]

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 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. […]

September 11, 2019

Intel World Open with Rocket League and Street Fighter V in part of lead-up to the Olympics

Intel has announced the Intel World Open. It is an esports event that will feature $250,000 tournaments in both Rocket League and Street Fighter V as part of the official run-up to the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games.   The event is not officially part of the Olympics—the champions certainly won’t be receiving Olympic gold […]

August 6, 2019

EVO 2019 Grand Finale matches and their winners

Evolution Championship Series (EVO) is held annually in Las Vegas, Nevada by SRKX Productions and hosts the most popular fighting games in the world. It is one of if not the most prestigious Fighting Game Community tournaments held every year. An open-style tournament sorts through thousands of participants and awards a prize pool of over […]

July 25, 2019

Fighting Games are Easier to Watch than You Think

With EVO just around the corner, we at the Esportz Network want to let everyone know you don’t have to play the game to enjoy the spectacle. There are a couple of common denominators in each game that every spectator should be able to understand. For each game, there is a roster of characters with […]