August 18, 2020

Rocket League Tournaments revamped and free to play

Today, Rocket League social media announced that the game will be reworking its old Tournaments feature. Previously one of the weaker features for players, now, Rocket League Tournaments will let anyone participate for prizes and a new format. Get ready for a new way to compete! Rocket League's Tournaments feature is getting a major overhaul […]

April 8, 2020

Valve changes how teams qualify for Majors

With ESL One Rio Major pushed to November due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Valve also pushes for a new ruleset for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Major qualifications. These CS:GO Major changes will shift how teams need to play to qualify. CS:GO Major Changes 16 teams fight for a chance to win millions of dollars and glory […]

April 7, 2020

How can artificial intelligence impact esports?

Artificial intelligence technology promises in the near future to transform every aspect of our lives from work to play. AI will undoubtedly also play a vital role in driving the popularity of esports, which according to a recent Newzoo report is expected to have an annual growth rate of an impressive 14 percent by 2021. […]

February 19, 2020

League of Legends Clash finally starts

Nearly two years after its initially intended release, the Clash game mode will be fully released on February 22, with registration open February 17. Clash is a full tournament game mode accessible to League of Legends players of any rank. About a week before each tournament, players will have time to assemble a team of […]

October 11, 2019

ESL World Rankings for Dota 2

After introducing the World Ranking system for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Electronic Sports League will now use it for Dota 2. These rankings are entirely based on a player’s tournament performance, making this system unique. Power Ranking, or Main Ranking, shows the strength of each roster. Seedings and direct invitations to ESL events will be decided […]