Recently, over a million people from across the globe tuned in on various live streams, bars and home TV's to watch a DOTA 2 tournament broadcast. As far as DOTA 2 is concerned this is a brilliant step forward towards gaining the viewing audience that they have dreamed of for…
In today's CoD Ghosts reveal we learned that Call of Duty: Ghosts will be the flag ship game of MLG's next season of e-Sports, making it the only FPS game to be exclusively part of the MLG series. Let us know what you think in the comments below.
Capcom have announced they they will be hosting a tournament for Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition, Ultimate Marvel vs Capcop 3 and Street Fighter X Tekken. The tournament will be called The Capcom Cup. Eight of the best players in the world for easy game will compete for the…
It's no secret that Dota 2 is one of Valve's most successful games to date. Even during it's long 2 year beta it was still a very popular game on Steam. After launching earlier this week Dota 2's playing numbers have blown every game out of the water, even with the…
Red 5 Studios have announced that they are teaming up with ESL (Electronic Sports League) to host a series of tournaments called 'Go4Firefall'. Similar to the popular Go4CSGO and Go4SC2 tournaments, Go4Firefall will offer cash prize pools of $9,000 in the US and €9,000 in the EU. Every Sunday participating…
League of Legends has been recognised as a professional sport by the US Government. In an interview on Gamespot Riot Games' eSports Manager Nick Allen revealed that the MOBA game has been accepted as a sport by government meaning international players competing in the Championship Series will be awarded US visas.…
Riot games have unveiled their plans for the Season 3 World Championship, which is the premier event for professional League of Legends esports on the world stage. The Season 3 World Championship will kick off on 16th September, when the best teams from each region will descend upon Southern California…
After a long 2 years spent in sort-of-open-sort-of-closed beta Dota 2 has finally been released as a full finished game. The recent news article on Dota 2's Steam page says 'No, Really: DOTA 2's Beta is Over.' Valve kept their promise of fully releasing the game some time before the…
Gfinity announce today that their first eSports tournament for Call of Duty and League of Legends will take place on the 13th and 14th of July. Gfinity will host 2 world class tournaments, one for Call of Duty and the other for League of Legends. The best of Europe and…
In a great move by both Valve and Twitch TV, it is now possible to link your Twitch.tv account with your Steam announce and even earn items while watching tournaments being played. The Dota 2 blog explained that you'll be able to recieve drops during tournaments if you own the…
i49 is just over a month away and as ever the UK's biggest lan party is preparing the UK's biggest eSports events. Today AMD announced that they will be joining Razer in sponsoring the League of Legends tournament at i49. The addition of AMD sponsorship takes the prize pool to…
Wargaming, the leading free-to-play MMO developer and publisher, today announced a special World of Tanks tournament in celebration of the company’s 15th anniversary. The tournament will unfold in key regions around the globe, including Europe, North America, Russia, South Korea, Southeast Asia, China, and Vietnam. Winning teams from each region will score themselves an…
The MCM London Comic Con eSports competition is starting to heat up! This weekend sees the inaugural League of Legends Tournament reach the quarter final stage, and MCM eSports will be live streaming a selection of the matches over at www.twitch.tv/mcmesports The tournament is currently in its second round, with…
 The people behind the eSports and gaming festival GeeX have announced that the event is cancelled only 2 weeks before it was scheduled to start. The event was to combine a 2000 participant LAN party with an electronic music festival with some of France's biggest DJs. The 32 team Counter-Strike…
 ESL (Electronic Sports League) and Unknown worlds have organized the ultimate test to see who has the best scene in Natural Selection 2. A grudge match between the best of the USA and the best of Europe will be happening today in Cologne, Germany. The $5000 prize pot is nothing…
 ESEA, one of the biggest international Counter-Strike:Global Offensive Leagues, have decided to mix things up for their finals in just over a week. Instead of placing teams in seeds and having 2 separate leagues which would merge for the finals there will be an All Stars match of European players…
 European team Fariko Impact have won the Call of Duty 2013 Championship overcoming rival team Envyus. After being knocked down to the lower bracket by OpTic gaming it looked like Impact were going to have a tough time achieving the $400,000 prize, but the team lead by team captain Parasite…
 It's certainly e-Sports season at the moment and it's a great time for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive as the game's popularity in e-Sports steadily grows. One great thing about CS:GO events is you can always count on upsets and surprises, and this week was no different, check out below for the…
The Call of Duty Championship heated up today as teams were eliminated and we are now left with our final three teams. Round 3 saw teams Killerfish, Donut Shop, Enigma, VVV Gaming, Complexity, Fear and Soar eliminated from the competition, splitting a significantly smaller portion of the $1 million total…
For 16 teams the dream of winning a share of $1 million has ended after being eliminated from the Call of Duty Championship 2013. The remaining 16 teams are now faced with Round 2 - the double elimination bracket. The action began at 9AM Pacific Time/5PM GMT with an Upper…
$1 million sure is a lot of money, and 32 teams of Call of Duty players have the chance to win it in the Call of Duty Championship 2013 which kicks off today. 32 teams from around the world will be going head to head to compete for the chance…