eSports

The purpose of the meeting is not for direct plans but for possible opportunities.

It looks like esports might be taking another step in the direction of gaining recognition from a wider audience. Following in the wake of the …

Overwatch League

Fnatic upsets Misfits

play1:32<p>news - esports<p>Catch on the EU LCS action.<p>The Latest<p>2:04Carpenter's incredible power surge continues<p>0:58Bronny leads team to national title …

eSports

HP shows off its new OMEN gaming hardware

HP shows off its new OMEN gaming hardware designed for esports professionals and gaming enthusiasts<p><b>Mail Esports went to see HP OMEN laptops,</b> …

Virtual Reality

The AOV World Cup (AWC) Group Stage Day 3 – Garena AOV

Like This Video <b>0</b> <b>47</b><p>Added by Viral Syndicator July 22, 2018<p>The AOV World Cup (AWC) Group Stage Day 3 – Garena AOV<br>MSP VS North America – 08:00<br>Chinese …

Weight Loss

League of Legends Tests Higher Starting Support Item Prices

<i>League of Legends’</i> support items are getting a bit more expensive on the PBE, a priced increase that’ll change the way support champions start their …

League of Legends

Blizzard unveils Nerf Rival Hellfire Shotgun

Back in May of this year, the official Overwatch Twitter account teased that Blizzard was working on a collaboration with Hasbro for some Overwatch-themed Nerf guns.<p>The official tweet reading:<p>A new way to play.Get your hands on Overwatch-themed #NerfRival blasters – coming soon!<p>Since then the …

International Olympic Committee

Chinese streaming site Douyu plans to raise $700m in US IPO | Financial Times

Tencent-backed Chinese entertainment company Douyu is planning a US initial public offering to raise $600m to $700m by cashing in on the esports …

Hong Kong

100 Thieves wins battle for first place over Echo Fox

100 Thieves took down Echo Fox on Saturday in an action-packed start to Week 5 of the North American League of Legends Championship Series summer …

American League (MLB)

[P] Using AI in League of Legends to Improve my Team's Decision Making (feedback request) : MachineLearning

Hi All,<p>I have recently posted to following article:<p>In this project, I took real match statistics and attempted to model it as an MDP and then apply …

Machine Learning

Esports players, leaders to attend IOC forum

Various members of the esports industry are attending an "esports forum" hosted by the International Olympic Committee.<p>Representatives from both esports and traditional sports will gather at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland, to discuss the rise of esports plus its relationship to sports …

International Olympic Committee

Inside the Secret Life of Pro Gamers

Gamers from around the world come together to play popular games like “Overwatch,” “Rainbow Six” and “Call of Duty” in groups similar to those of …

Call of Duty

Esports camp providing summer fun for the budding pro gamer in your family

PHILADELPHIA — While some parents send their kids off to summer camp to run and play outside, others have plunked down more than $4,000 to send their …

Overwatch League

Monero [XMR] mining malware Coinhive takes another victim, League of Legends infected

Players of the popular internet game, League of Legends have fallen prey to a malicious software that programs their system to involuntarily mine …

League of Legends

How Elite eSports Athletes Whip Themselves Into Shape to Compete

The $1.5 billion esports industry is ready to be taken seriously.<p>When Mike “Glaurung” Fisk was 15, he shattered his clavicle during a snowboarding accident. Unable to play soccer, wrestle, or do much of anything, he turned to the one thing he could do: play video games. And that’s what he did for …

For Men

League of Legends Announces Pool Party Event Details

It's that time of year again, <i>League of Legends</i> players! Time to get that beach gear ready and save on some pretty amazing bundles for the popular …

League of Legends

Interview: Esports Project Gods Unchained Launches on Ethereum with Coinbase Backing

Gods Unchained, the first competitive e-sports project on Ethereum, has launched with backing from the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange and …

Databases

Why now is the time to rethink the way brands work with creative agencies

Driving creativity in the age of agency disruption<p>Why now is the time to rethink the way brands work with creative agencies.<p>By Antonio Lucio, Chief …

Creativity

What's Indie News: Pride Month, eSports, Games & more [Episode 9 - June 2018]

eSports

Esports is booming and now they're talking about Olympic inclusion

Esports is booming and this weekend they're talking about including it in the Olympics... should you get a gold medal for playing a video</b> …

Sport (UK)

Gordon Hayward still fan of esports, not yet investor

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- NBA All-Star forward Gordon Hayward said on Thursday that although he's considered investing in esports in the past four to five …

NBA

Drones, Esports And Battle Robots: What's On At Hybrid World Adelaide Today

Hybrid World Adelaide kicked off last night with an incredible "water screen" and the promise of a tech-filled fun free weekend for the folks on …

High School

Team Envy and Dallas Fuel partner with OP Live Dallas

Texas-based Team Envy and Dallas Fuel have entered into a partnership with OP Live Dallas to help fans engage with the esports industry.<p>Announced …

Overwatch League

Esports: The “Tipping Market”— $129,000,000 in Tips to Streamers Paid in 2017

In 2017, according to Streamlabs and Goldman Sachs research, $129,000,000 was paid to streamers, in the form of discretionary tips, within the U.S.<p>I …

Tipping

Introducing The 20 Teams Joining The PUBG Global Invitational 2018

PUBG 7/20/18, 8:15 PM Kei “keiwolf” Wolf<p>Photo courtesy of Channel International<p><b>It’s less than a week before the highly-anticipated first major Player</b> …

PUBG

Nutaku Premieres Adult Gaming eSports with Lewd Gaming Championship

In what we really should of have seen coming as an inevitability, Nutaku and YouPorn have partnered for the world’s first Adult Gaming eSports …

Starcraft

Tencent Wins Lawsuit Over ‘League of Legends’ Copycat

Tencent Holdings, the parent company of Riot Games, was awarded 19.4 million yuan in its lawsuit against Moonton Technology, according to a report …

Lebron James

Ani-com is using facial recognition to crack down on ticket scalpers

Ani-com is introducing a new ticket registration system which uses facial recognition technology, for visitors when the convention returns to Hong …

Hong Kong

U.S. Air Force Inks Multi-Tournament Deal With ELeague

The U.S. Air Force has signed a multi-tournament deal with ELeague, the e-sports league backed by Turner Broadcasting and live events firm IMG.<p>The …

U.S. Air Force

Ayrton Senna’s driving style… programmed into a Robocar?

Futuristic racer *could* have different AI driving styles programmed into it

Ayrton Senna

Phillips: Collegiate Esports are on the rise but will have to figure out how to be more appealing and welcoming to female gamers

ATLANTA – Did you know that you could get a scholarship for playing video games?<p>I didn’t, but I do now.<p>This week, the National Association of …

College & University