Blizzard Entertainment announced that the 2020 edition of BlizzCon, the company’s annual fan gathering celebrating its staple of games , has been canceled in light of the novel coronavirus pandemic. BlizzCon typically takes place in November and is held in Anaheim, California. The announcement was made in a blog […]

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Esports betting websites are thriving all over the internet. If you are an esport enthusiast, betting on matches can be an easy way to make some money online. But is esports betting legal? Esports has been thriving this past decade. From a niche market to a $1 billion industry, esports is now compared to traditional […]

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With the Team Liquid StarLeague 5 returning after an eight-year hiatus, Secretlab will return as a supporter and sponsor. Started by Team Liquid in 2008 for StarCraft: Brood War, TSL 5 will run from May 16 – June 7, 2020. The last tournament was held in 2012. Secretlab will join sponsors Shopify, Twitch, […]

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Of all the esports titles that have ever graced gamer’s screens, few can boast the mainstream success of Counter-Strike. Held in similar or even greater esteem than its contemporaries StarCraft and Dota, Counter-Strike is a classic with a legacy going all the way back to November 2000. Since then, esports has risen from obscurity to […]

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Esports is a growing industry, with a bigger viewership year after year. As many eyeballs are on esports, this an opportunity for brands to reach a new, engaged audience. Through advertisements and sponsorship, some brands are massively investing in esports. As esports get more popular, brand reach new marketing opportunities More and more companies are […]

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Twitch has acquired English language livestreaming rights to major ESL and DreamHack competitions for 2021 and 2022. The deal specifically covers Counter-Strike: Global Offensive , StarCraft II, and Warcraft III competitions, all under the ESL Pro Tour brand..  This marks the largest exclusive media deal between a livestreaming platform and a third-party esports tournament/league organizer.  […]

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Cloud9 This North American esports organization has a history in a majority of the established esports. Beginning with League of Legends, Cloud9 if not anything, was consistently making it to nearly ever LoL Worlds since their beginning. Their CS team has won a few notable Majors, and their Overwatch League team, the London Spitfire claimed […]

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Not long ago, esports wasn’t taken seriously. But it’s now possible to land a long-term career playing video games and win big money. If you want to reach the superstar status of players like Lee “Jaedong” Jae-Dong and Tony “Lethul” Campbell, you have your work cut out. But if you’re good enough and you take […]

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With the arrival of Winners.bet this year, there’s even more cause to be enthusiastic about esports. The new Winners.bet titles include CSGO, Dota 2, League of Legends, Overwatch, StarCraft 2. Esports lovers can gamble on all these titles in live matches, and their favourite teams are also playing in big tournaments worldwide. The platform is […]

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You’ve probably seen how much money people are making in esports, especially if you follow individual games like LoL, Starcraft, FIFA, and Fortnite. There are even millionaires. Do you want to be the next esports millionaire? The problem is, this is a tough task. After all, millions of people play these games and many of […]

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