Tag: eSports

League of Legends – New company formed to oversee and expand...

Yesterday, Tencent and Riot Games announced they have formed a new company in China to oversee all esports related operations and businesses for League...

Steam – Digital distribution platform officially signed for China

At an esports event held at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Pudong, Shanghai, Perfect World and Valve officially signed a contract in the presence of...

League of Legends – European league officially re-brands and enters new...

Riot Games today officially re-branded the European league for League of Legends from the former EULCS to LEC (League of Legends European Championship). This...

League of Legends – Head coach of champion team terminated from...

Earlier today, the Korean head coach of Chinese League of legends team Invictus Gaming announced that his contract has been terminated. Joining just in...

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – First European professional league begins January 2019

PUBG Corp. and StarLadder are expanding their foray into the esports scene with the launch of the first professional league for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds...

PUBG Mobile – Star Challenge global tournament announced with USD 600,000...

Beginning today, players from around the world can enlist in the ‘PUBG MOBILE STAR CHALLENGE’ a global tournament hosted by Tencent Games and...

Overwatch League – 6 new teams confirmed for 2019 season

The Overwatch League is expanding again! Last month, franchises representing Atlanta and Guangzhou joined the Overwatch League, and now 6 more teams - Chengdu,...

League of Legends – Chinese team RNG finds new sponsor in...

Royal Never Give Up, or more commonly known as RNG, recently revealed that is has roped in Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) as one of...

Shadowverse – USD 1 million tournament welcomes players from Southeast Asia...

Japanese publisher, Cygames and the organizer of GameStart Asia, Eliphant, announced today that players from Southeast Asia and Oceania (SEAO) will be able...

Echo Fox – Parent company of esports team raises USD 38...

Vision Esports, the ownership group which owns esports team Echo Fox, recently announced it has raised USD 38 million in a funding round. The round...