Intel’s global Rocket League and Street Fighter tournament originally announced in 2019 is officially back on, coinciding with the Olympic Games in Tokyo. Qualifiers for both games will begin in June with regional finals held in mid-July. The Intel World Open was initially planned by Intel with the support of the IOC to lead up […]

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Learfield IMG College has announced it has an agreement in place with Psyonix to add Rocket League as a featured game title for its esports events and league, Level Next, The Collegiate Esports League. Rocket League will now become the centerpiece of Learfield IMG College’s upcoming nationwide Level Next Rocket League Spring Showcase with registration […]

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Rocket League this week will roll out a new collaboration with NASCAR that will see nine teams have their sponsored cars included in the game, providing a partnership that is more focused on reaching younger consumers than generating direct revenue for the sport. The game, which features cars playing soccer, has struck a similar deal […]

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Once again Riot Games’ League of Legends was the most impactful PC game. Being the landmark for the most impactful esports-related PC games, League of Legends was joined by Valve’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Epic Games’ Fortnite in the TEO PC Games Impact Index’s Tier 1 category.  The effects of COVID-19 policies on esports competitions carried over from 2020, resulting in several games such as Rainbow Six Siege and Rocket League underperforming. Furthermore, the […]

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NRG Esports has sold the naming rights to its Rocket League team to The General Insurance in what the sides say is a first-of-its-kind partnership in North America.  The deal is being announced this morning and will see its team that competes in the Rocket League Championship Series, currently just called NRG, change its name […]

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Rocket League maintains a solid position for its esports content while Brazilian streamers continue to make their presence known on Twitch. Twitch’s Top Channel – xQc Félix “xQc” Lengyel maintains his dominance on Twitch. The rapid departure of Ludwig Ahgren from the Top 10 following the end of his month-long streaming marathon also highlights one […]

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Guild Esports is continuing to add to their pool of content creators with the signing of Dawson “D7RL” Berbuntes. D7RL joins Guild Esports as they look to increase their Rocket League content offering. D7RL joins the Guild Esports’ crowing content offering alongside Nihachu, Snowmixy, Stevie White, Gee Nelly, TN25 & SoMarcus. “I’m incredibly proud to […]

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Psyonix Studios and Automobili Lamborghini have announced a new collaboration for Rocket League which includes multiple esports activations. In addition to introducing the Lamborghini Huracán as a playable vehicle within the game, the automaker will sponsor two esports events: The Rocket League Championship Series X Lamborghini Open and the newly announced Battle of the Bulls. […]

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Having finished his month-long streaming marathon, Ludwig Ahgren could not maintain his place at the top of the pack – a position even more firmly held by Félix “xQc” Lengyel now. Also of note, Rocket League has remained in the Top 10 for multiple weeks, suggesting a rise in interest for the esport. Twitch’s Top […]

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  PlayVS, an esports platform and operator of high school and collegiate esports leagues in North America, has announced the creation of the PlayVS Cup. The PlayVS Cup, starting in June, will see teams from across PlayVS’ high school-aged competitions get the chance to be crowned the PlayVS Champion in League of Legends, Rocket League, […]

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