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LawBreakers Inclusion In TwitchCon 2017 and DreamHack Announced

LawBreakers Inclusion In TwitchCon 2017 and DreamHack Announced

LawBreakers will be officially joining the eSports stage at DreamHack and TwitchCon 2017. The inclusion of Cliff Bleszinski's gravity-defying arena shooter in upcoming Esports events comes during possibly the darkest hour for...
Hi-Rez’s Paladins sign Facebook Broadcasting Agreement

Hi-Rez’s Paladins Sign Facebook Broadcasting Agreement

Hi-Rez Studios and the World eSports Association (WESA) have announced that they will be streaming the Paladins Premier League content exclusively through Facebook Live. Facebook Groups will offer Amateur players a...
'Violent' Games To Be Excluded From Olympic eSports Consideration

‘Violent’ Games To Be Excluded From Olympic eSports Consideration

Thomas Bach, the International Olympic Committee President recently made comments suggesting that violent eSports titles will not be considered in future Olympic events. Bach commented to the South China Morning Post regarding...
21 of Years of Quake With Tom Willits 2

21 Years of Quake With Tim Willits

QuakeCon 2017 has officially come and gone, and CGM was there to catch all the action. In addition to demoing new games, checking out exhibits, and wandering through row upon row...
Nielsen Invests In Opening Esports Division

Nielsen Invests In Opening Esports Division

Nielsen just announced that the trusted data and insight company has officially opened up a eSports division. The reasoning behind this venture is to support key stakeholders who have invested in the...
Ubisoft and ESL Announce For Honor Hero Series Tournament 2

Ubisoft and ESL Announce For Honor Hero Series Tournament

Ubisoft and ESL, the World’s largest eSports network have announced the first ever For Honor Series in a new tournament with $10,000 in cash prizes. Ubisoft has announced the For Honor Hero...
Toronto Esports Player Released After Racial Slur Rant

Toronto eSports Player Released After Racial Slur Rant

Matt Vaughn, a known pro Overwatch player in Toronto had his contract terminated after yelling racial slurs online. Toronto eSports released Matt “Dellor” Vaughn from his contract with the organization on April 23, 2017....
Overwatch Has its First Match-Fixing Scandal

Overwatch Has its First Match-Fixing Scandal

Blizzard’s popular team-based shooter Overwatch had its first match-fixing scandal since the game’s launch last year. Reported by Engadget, Korean police have charged Jin Seok-hoon and Baek Min-jeh, the player-manager, and coach...
Razer Brand and Esports Get Hijacked by Cyber Criminals

Razer Brand and eSports Get Hijacked by Cyber Criminals

As the digital age continues to evolve and grow, so too do hackers and scammers, finding new ways to rip people off. Being one of the largest and most well-known names...
Automotive Partnership Produces Awesome Gaming Chairs

Automotive Partnership Produces Awesome Gaming Chairs

Sparco (an auto parts and accessory company) and Codemasters (the official racing game developers for Formula One) have joined forces to produce three highly specialized gaming chairs. While nothing can beat the...
Online Gaming Infographic Compiles Stats on ESports 1

New Infographic Reveals Online Gaming Industry Worth

Online gaming is a booming industry, and a brand new infographic explores the statistics behind the industry in a bit more detail. Called "How much is the online gaming industry worth?"...
My.com to Publish Warface Starting Feb. 2017

New Publisher for Warface as Crytek Focuses on Developemnt

Crytek's online multiplayer FPS Warface is about to get a brand new publisher. Game publisher My.com, famous for publishing such games as Armored Warfare and Skyforge, will begin publishing and operations...