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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

BBC Three showing live esports for next six weekends
  • Sat, 29 Jul 2017 20:43

Well, East me Enders and Pano my Rama: live Esports is coming to to the BBC this month. BBC Three (which is now online only) will broadcast the new Gf...

Gaming goes for gold in Hong Kong as businesses look to cash in on growing e-sports industry
  • Sat, 29 Jul 2017 01:04

Unlike many professional soccer players, Ronnie Yau Man-lung makes money by playing the game in the virtual world. When the 22 year old was given the ...

Girl Gamer | Unprecedented eSports festival to launch in August
  • Sat, 22 Jul 2017 15:33

Macau Daily Times feed The largest eSports event ever to be held in Macau – a four-day festival of tournaments, conference sessions and cosplay ...

Say Hello To The Biggest Prize Pool In Esports History
  • Fri, 14 Jul 2017 22:49

Once again, when it comes to big dollars, Dota 2 breaks records. It only had itself to beat with last year's The International 6 holding first place. ...

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