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Hong Kong’s own international e-sports team? It could happen soon
  • Sun, 12 Nov 2017 16:53

Local gamers could represent Hong Kong against other international e-sports teams as early as January, according to the head of the body pushing the b...

Ginx Esports TV launches on Sky Italia
  • Fri, 10 Nov 2017 18:44

Ginx Esports TV has concluded a channel carriage deal with Sky Italia which will see Ginx Esports TV available to Italian veiwers. This represents the...

Esports and the Rise of the Digital Athlete
  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 05:44

Esports are beginning to look a lot like real sports. We go inside this explosive industry and take a look at why future Olympic athletes might compet...

Hulu picks up four new esports series
  • Tue, 10 Oct 2017 06:57

 Hulu has picked up four new series that are centered around e-sports, according to Variety. The network-backed streaming service, which has been...

eSports in spotlight at opening of Tokyo Game Show
  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 19:45

TOKYO: Tokyo Game Show 2017, one of the world's top gaming industry events, kicked off on Thursday near the capital, with competitive video gaming und...

E-sports ‘at the crossroad’, says new chief – with Olympic recognition still the aim
  • Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:12

AFTER a rapid rise, e-sports is “at the crossroad”, according to the sport’s new chief in Asia – with Olympic recognition still the ultimate a...

The rise of e-sports: Nine stadiums to be built in Chinese shopping malls
  • Sat, 09 Sep 2017 03:08

THE seemingly unstoppable rise of e-sports shows no sign of abating – with plans announced to build a network of nine stadiums in cities across Chin...

Blizzard will open its first U.S. esports stadium in Los Angeles next month
  • Sat, 09 Sep 2017 00:43

 The world’s best pedigreed esports developer is opening a state-of-the-art temple to its craft right in its own backyard. Blizzard Enterta...

Sliver.tv raises $9.8M to make eSports spectating less passive
  • Thu, 24 Aug 2017 14:40

 Twitch and YouTube Gaming have reigned supreme in the eSports viewing space, but the services have struggled to find ways to make the action of ...

eSports: Fad, Game-Changer, or Something in Between?
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 18:31

Will consumers pay up to watch professional videogamers go head-to-head? WSJ.com Video - Arts & Entertainment

Nielsen announces new division unit to measure e-sports sponsorships
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:05

 Another sign that e-sports are turning into a big business: Nielsen is launching a new division focused providing research and consulting to the...

E-sports is here to stay with huge potential for further growth
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:43

In business terms, there is huge amount of room for growth in the e-sports space. When it comes to the development of e-sports competition and the gam...

Paris open to esports on 2024 Olympic program
  • Sun, 13 Aug 2017 15:17

LONDON — Video gamers could be competing for Olympic medals by 2024. philstar.com - Sports

Live: Aussie esports gun goes for $US24m prize
  • Sun, 13 Aug 2017 00:37

SYDNEY’s Damien ‘kpii’ Chok could produce the biggest moment in Australian esports history this morning when his team Newbee competes in the Gra...

Tourism Board chairman sues critic of Hong Kong’s e-sports and music festival
  • Sat, 12 Aug 2017 16:49

The chairman of the Hong Kong Tourism Board is suing a company founder over allegedly libellous claims contained in a newspaper article that attacked ...

The biggest Call of Duty tournament shines light on growth of esports
  • Sat, 12 Aug 2017 14:46

 Esports is becoming a true spectator sport, but will the average Joe one day care about competitive League of Legends or Overwatch or Counter-Ss...

RETRO.HK and RETROCUP to show Hong Kong’s e-sports & music festival how it’s done
  • Thu, 10 Aug 2017 12:54

E-sports can trace its roots back to the arcade culture of the 1970s and 1980s and the fighting game community that was born there. And this week&rsqu...

Hits of the week: Filipino helpers in China, the rise and rise of e-sports, and the drive behind Xi’s military overhaul
  • Sat, 05 Aug 2017 17:17

Confusion over proposals for Filipino domestic helpers in China Why it matters: Reports surfaced that China was considering allowing domestic workers ...

It’s many different things to many different people, but what exactly is e-sports?
  • Sat, 05 Aug 2017 17:07

The term e-sports is a necessary but misleading simplification of many diverse and fascinating communities. The growing list of games which are &ldquo...

League of Legends to get its own esports reality show - CNET
  • Mon, 31 Jul 2017 11:37

Broadcasting on YouTube, "The Next Gamer" will whittle a group of 40 gamers down to one pro. CNET News

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