From online running contests to esports tournaments: virtual fitness events to try to survive

With UAE gyms closed and the weather outside heating up a littlemore every day, we may soon be relegated indoors for our workouts.Dubai Sports Council has pre-empted this inevitability...

BMW Group Middle East launches its first eSport tournament in the Middle East

In line with the BMW brand’s major expansion and involvement in the world of computer, online and simulation games, BMW Group Middle East has announced the launch of its...

LEAGUE OF LEGENDS TIER RANKINGS: SPRING SEASONS 2020

With the conclusion of all the Spring Seasons in league of Legends, it is time for another Tier Rankings. Since esports is moving to a more regional-based system and...

Korea to relax regulations on game industry to lead global market

Culture Minister Park Yang-woo on Thursday announced a plan to support the Korean gaming industry with the aim of leading the future global market. “We will lead innovative growth...

Notorious Chinese Billionaire Will Play Video Games with You for $100 per Hour

A recently released “Gaming Companion White Paper” sheds light on a profession you may not have heard of. Gaming companion apps pay gamers to play with...

F1 – Lando Norris to shave his head after esports fundraiser

McLaren Formula One driver Lando Norris will have to shave his head after raising more than US$10,000 from esports racing in the fight against coronavirus. The 20-year-old Briton, who...

Epulze and Orange Esports Cafe, the largest net cafe chain in Malaysia, have partnered...

We at Epulze are excited to announce another daily cup series with one of our partners, this time for our users in Malaysia, the Orange Esports Daily Cup series! Unable to...

ESL Australia Partners With One Of Australia’s Biggest Banks

ESL Australia announced its partnership with St.George Bank for Season Two of the ESL AU & NZ Championship. Not only will this sponsorship see St.George Bank become the first bank within...

Chinese Pro Gamers on the Rise

Going from a geeky pastime for teenagers, playing video games is now becoming a lucrative venture in China. At the International 2016 DOTA 2 tournament being held in Seattle, five of the...

Alibaba Sports Group Partners With International eSports Federation (IeSF)

The International e-Sports Federation (IeSF) has announced an exclusive strategic partnership with Alibaba’s sports group, Alisport. The announcement was first made in Shanghai, China end of July 2016 and the partnership...
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First Stop In Malaysia For The ESL One 2017 Circuit

ESL will kick 2017 off with an event in South East Asia, as the company announced today that next year’s first stop for the ESL One circuit will take place in...
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Dalian Wanda Acquires French Documentary ‘Game Fever’ For USA And Asia

Chinese powerhouse Dalian Wanda is on board to co-produce and handle the distribution of Herve Martin-Delpierre’s e-gaming documentary across Asia and the USA. Paris-based ZED, which produces and handles worldwide sales for...

Logitech Sponsors LoL eSports Team In Malaysia

Swiss hardware provider Logitech is sponsoring a Malaysian League of Legends (LoL) eSports team. This is part of a partnership agreement with Garena, a consumer Internet platform provider based in Asia. Called...

Alibaba’s Alisports Will Change Pro Gaming

Increasingly, millions agree with Zhou’s point of view. Professional video gaming, also known as eSports, is soaring in popularity with a growing fan base that considers a star like Zhou Hang...

World Esports Association Founded

The foundation of the World Esports Association (WESA) has been announced today, as the result of joint efforts between industry-leading professional esports teams and ESL, the world’s largest esports company. Based...

Intel Extreme Masters Season 11 In Shanghai And Goyang In 2016

ESL, the world’s largest esports company, recently concluded a successful decade of Intel Extreme Masters events around the world when Season 10 came to a conclusion at IEM Katowice in March....

Astro Is Converting Its Supersport Channel 808 Into a Dedicated eSports and Gaming Channel

The TV content and consumer group in Malaysia and Southeast Asiann Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad is converting its Supersport channel 808 into a dedicated eSports and gaming channel called eGG or Every Good...

Korean eSport Stars Charged With Match Fixing

Two Korean e-sports champions have been charged with match fixing after allegedly receiving a big amount of money to intentionally lose two matches in May 2015. South Korea has already indicted...

Wang Sicong Leads USD 7.7 Million Series A Round In Gaming Peripherals Startup

Prometheus Capital (Pusi Capital), founded by the son of Asia's richest man Wang Jianlin, has reportedly led a RM B50 million (USD 7.7 million) series A round of investment in Taidu Technology, a...
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Smart And PLDT Sponsor Philippines eSports Team For ESL One

Team Mineski.Sports5 will be representing the Philippines in the biggest eSports tourney in Southeast Asia, ESL One Manila 2016. Online gamers from across the world will gather in Manila April 23...