New League of Legends: Wild Rift tournament announced by Talon Esports!

The tournament comes as a celebration for the release of the game! Talon Esports, a Hong Kong based esports organisation, earlier this week, unveiled the Hong Kong stage of the Wild Rift SEA Icon Series tournament to celebrate the release of the game in the SEA region. The tournament title sponsor will be Mox Bank, with telecommunications company CSL Mobile and Hong Kong Cyberport as partners, according to the official…

Betting Giant 1xBet has Entered into a Partnership with WePlay esports!

Esports tournament organiser WePlay Esports has entered into a partnership with bookmaker 1xBet Image Courtesy: WePlay eSports The WePlay Esports media holding company and the 1xBet betting company announced a partnership for 2021, making them the first betting brand to support a new generation of esports titles. The deal will see 1xBet support all tournaments hosted by WePlay Esports throughout 2021. Starting with the first season of the WePlay Ultimate…

Fnatic India PUBG Mobile roster has been Officially released!

The release amidst the gossip and speculation about Fnatic’s shutdown in India Image Courtesy: Fnatic   In a surprising turn of events Fnatic India today released their PUBG Mobile roster. However, in an Instagram post made by the organisation, Fnatic India has officially stated that the organization is not shutting down its operations in India, but will look to expand its presence in the future. Fnatic is not exiting India…

Valorant Pro Jay ‘Sinatraa’ Won suspended from competitive play due to Sexual Abuse allegations!

Suspension follows the sexual abuse allegations published by his ex-girlfriend online Image Courtesy: Blizzard Entertainment Jay “Sinatraa” Won, a professional “Valorant” player and a former MVP of the Overwatch League, has been suspended from his team after his ex-girlfriend accused him of sexual abuse and emotional manipulation, last Tuesday. The esports organization Sentinels, for which Won plays, announced the suspension Wednesday, shortly after Riot Games issued its own statement that…

Unikrn forms a new partnership with FYX Gaming

The esports betting company forms a blockchain partnership with an esports infrastructure and technology provider Esports betting company Unikrn has announced a strategic partnership with FYX Gaming, an esports infrastructure and technology provider that specialises in blockchain solutions. The partnership will see both blockchain-based companies collaborate on new gaming products and technology, including monetisation solutions for game developers. Headlining the partnership is CryptoFights — a skill-based strategic fighting game, the…

PUBG Mobile creator invests $22.4 million in India’s Nodwin Gaming!

Krafton, the developer of PUBG Mobile, invested $22.4M in Indian esports firm Nodwin Gaming Image Courtesy: Nodwin Gaming Krafton, the developer of popular gaming title PUBG Mobile, has invested $22.4 million in Indian esports firm Nodwin Gaming, the two firms said Tuesday as the South Korean firm looks to maintain some presence in what was once its “key overseas market” after the ban of PUBG along with several Chinese apps…

Riot Games announces the Return of MSI 2021!

The Mid-Season Invitational to return this year with Verizon as sponsor! The League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational was announced to make a return this year by Riot Games after a year of break due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event will be held in Reykjavík, Iceland in 2021 with a brand-new format. While the MSI isn’t as big an event as the League of Legends Worlds, it comes in as…

19-year-old Female COD mobile pro “SOL” Murdered!

Murder was allegedly committed by fellow player Guilherme Alves Costa in São Paulo, Brazil   On Monday this week, Call of Duty Mobile professional Ingrid Oliveira Bueno da Silva, known as “Sol,” was reportedly murdered by a fellow Esports player Guilherme Alves Costa in São Paulo, Brazil. The details of the murder are extremely shocking as the gaming world is reeling from the incident. The 19-year-old Oliveira was in contact…

DoTA 2 set to launch its own Netflix Anime!

The Anime is a product of Valve partnering with Netflix Since its launch, Dota 2 fans haven’t had much content besides the game itself. But now, these fans have a new animated series to look forward to! Netflix and developer Valve have just announced they’re collaborating on a new anime series called DOTA: Dragon’s Blood. Based on the popular video game Dota 2, the anime will follow fire-breathing hero Davion,…

League of Legends Circuit Oceania (LCO) unveils Eight participant Teams!

ESL and Guinevere Capital have revealed the eight teams chosen to participate in the inaugural season of the League of Legends Circuit Oceania (LCO). The teams will be Dire Wolves, Gravitas, Pentanet.GG, Mammoth, The Chiefs, ORDER, Avant Gaming, and Legacy Esports. Announced earlier this month, the new tournament becomes the premier League of Legends esports event in the Oceanic region after Riot Games pulled the plug on the Oceanic Pro…