Esports

NBC Sports is partnering with online competitive gaming platform FACEIT and video game developer Psyonix to bring the Psyonix’s immensely popular Rocket League to television this summer for a two...
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Thanks to recent collaborative efforts from the Olympic Council of Asia and Alisports of China, competitive Electronic Sports have been added to the program for the 2018 and 2022 Asian Games. As noted...
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Nintendo hasn’t announced the NX console yet, but it’s willing to put one up as a prize. A Nintendo NX is up for grabs in a tournament being run by Nintendo and the Electronic Sports League...
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Pro footballer Wendell Lira has announced his retirement, but already has a plan in place. The 27-year-old aims to become a FIFA world champion. The Brazilian striker is hanging up his boots, citing a...
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Valve announced that Dota 2 fans will be able to watch this year's The International, the largest Dota 2 tournament, in virtual reality. Both live matches and replays will be available in VR through...
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It may not be the best time to announce that unlockable crates are being added to Rocket League, considering the controversies surrounding Counter-Strike: GO’s crates and skins, but Psyonix has confirmed...
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The PlayStation Blog today announced an Uncharted 4 multiplayer tournament, which will feature a top prize of €1,000. There will be four qualifier cups, each on a Sunday beginning on July 2, with...
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Formula E, the world's first fully electric car racing series, is to host a virtual race next January at CES 2017 in Las Vegas. Series chief executive Alejandro Agag told Reuters that this special...
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The Celtic Throwdown website has gone live, allowing those interested in competing or volunteering to be a part of the upcoming event to sign up. Celtic Throwdown will be held in the Ashling Hotel in...
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A new governing body, titled the World eSports Association (WESA), is to be announced today. Vice president of programming at the Electronic Sports League, James Lampkin, said that the body wants to make...
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No matter the time or day, you’ll soon be able to tune into a dedicated esports TV channel. esportsTV is the brainchild of ESL, which it says “represents ESL’s ongoing commitment to...
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Sky is to make its first foray into the broadcast of eSports with televised highlights of the Intel Extreme Masters World Championship being shown on Sky 2 tonight from 10pm. The event saw teams and players...
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If you've been rocking out in Rocket League since last July and fancy yourself among the best in the world, now's your chance to prove it as a League Campionship Series is about to kick off. Registration...
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Rocket League went from a little known title to an overnight success story on its release in 2015, mostly because it's a ridiculous amount of fun to play and has a keen balance of skill, risk taking...
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The Halo World Championship will see 16 of the best teams from around the globe compete for a share of $2.5m. This is the largest ever prize pool for a first-person shooter and the seventh largest prize...
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Capcom has released details of the upcoming Capcom Pro Tour for Street Fighter V, which will include a ranking event in Ireland. A total of 32 players will qualify for the Capcom Cup, including the winners...
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