Overwatch is finally coming to the Nintendo Switch later in October, and Jeff Kaplan, lead director of Overwatch, has no intentions to quell the rumor mill. Everyone’s favorite Nintendo fighting game, Super Smash Bros. is known to add characters from just about every gaming universe ranging from Persona to Metal Gear Solid, and Street Fighter. […]

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Card-battling mobile game TEPPEN will host its first World Championship in Tokyo on Dec. 21. The live finals will have a $466K USD prize pool. GungHo Online Entertainment’s game features Capcom characters from such game series as Street Fighter and Resident Evil. GungHo Online Entertainment announced today that it will hold the first-ever […]

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A $500,000 Rocket League and Street Fighter V tournament will be hosted in Tokyo ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games and will feature a live audience. The event will take place from July 22nd to 24th 2020 right before the Summer Olympics. It means that Tokyo will receive both Olympic athletes and pro gamers […]

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Intel will host Rocket League and Street Fighter V tournaments at next year’s Tokyo Olympics, Nike unveils its first esports team uniforms, and new Call of Duty League franchises are confirmed for London, Chicago, and Seattle. Missed any of the biggest esports business news last week? The TEO Monday Morning Briefing recaps the top headlines […]

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The International Olympic Committee and worldwide sponsor Intel have teamed up to announce the Intel World Open, an esports competition that will take place in the run-up to the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. The Intel World Open will feature Rocket League and Street Fighter V competitions in partnership with Psyonix/Epic Games and Capcom, […]

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Gfinity Australia was launched in 2017 by radio company HT&E’s events arm as a licensed version of the UK Gfinity brand. Gfinity Australia ran a city-based league concept in 2018 across three esports – CS:GO, Street Fighter V, and Rocket League – while in 2019 it narrowed its focus to Rocket League and iRacing competitions. […]

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Games such as Counter-Strike, StarCraft and Street Fighter were successful in the 90s and 2000. The popularity of these titles in the lan houses was a crucial element to the success of esports industry. Since then, the competitive landscape has grown and distributed millions of dollars in prizes. Let’s have a look at the games […]

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Proving Grounds is one of the largest and prominent community driven event in the Indian esport circuit. The organizers have announced it’s the second season as the 2018 variant was indeed a success. The tournament was held on May 19-20, 2018, with international appeal at the heart of Bengaluru, Koramangala. The event had 173 participants […]

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Toronto’s largest Super Smash Bros. Ultimate tournament will be making fighting game history once again this year at Get On My Level 2019 hosted by Even Matchup Gaming. “Myself and the EMG team could not be happier with the growth GOML has seen year to year,” Joseph Cribari, the Director of Esports at Even Matchup […]

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Capcom reported net income of ¥12.55B for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2019, an increase of 14.8% compared to FY 2017. The company said it is “redoubling its commitment” to esports which includes the expansion of Street Fighter League to the U.S. Capcom attributed much of the year’s financial success to Monster… […]

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