Browsing tag: eSports

Valve to Premier ‘The Definitive E-Sports Film’ This March: “Free to Play” Media 9

Media 9 On March 19, Valve aims to premier a feature-length documentary that puts the of life of the world’s top e-sports players in the spotlight called Free to Play. Set during the lead up to the first Dota 2 International Tournament, the film will follow Danylo “Dendi” Ishutin from Ukraine, Benedict “HyHy” Lim from Singapore, and Clinton “Fear” Loomis […]

America’s First Dedicated eSports Arena To Be Built in Orange County, CA News 13

News 13 In downtown Santa Ana, Orange County, California, eSports Arena CEO Paul Ward and COO Tyler Endres hope to turn a 13,500 square foot hall into America’s first arena dedicated exclusively to the sport of online gaming. The building, picture below, boasts a 1,000 square foot stage, a 2,300 square foot mezzanine, and has the capacity to host 1000 […]

Call of Duty: Ghosts eSports Game Update Incoming, Patch Notes News 20

News 20 As promised last week, developers Infinity Ward are bringing a suite of brand new eSports updates to Call of Duty: Ghosts in an effort to tighten up its competitive appeal. As of this writing, the Xbox 360 is the first to receive the update outlined in a previous blog post from the studio. We expect […]

Call of Duty: Ghosts – Infinity Ward Outlines Incoming eSports Improvements News 15

News 15 Infinity Ward aims to improve competitive Call of Duty with a number of incoming updates to hit Call of Duty: Ghosts in the coming weeks. In a recent forum update on the game’s official website, Infinity Ward senior community manager Tina Palacios outlined a number of tweaks and updates currently in the works at the studio, which […]

Call of Duty: Ghosts – Infinity Ward to Debut Broadcaster Mode and eSports Settings November 22 News 13

News 13 A week or so before the game’s official launch, Call of Duty: Ghosts developers Infinity Ward teased a short video hinting at the inclusion of a Broadcaster Mode and the ability to tweak game mode settings to be more eSports-friendly. While the features didn’t make it in at launch, we will get to see it in […]

DICE Producer on Battlefield 4 eSports : “We’re Going To Make [Battlefield 4] a Sport” News 108

News 108 Battlefield 4 Producer Daniel “zh1nt0″ Matros explains how the studio behind Battlefield 4 plans to make the game a ‘sport’ and allow competitive gamers to take advantage of the game’s more eSports-friendly features. Speaking to Matros at the rAge 2013 expo, YouTube personality “Ph4tso” asked where DICE hopes to take competitive play with the launch […]

PlanetSide 2 To Make A Push To The eSports Scene With ‘Battle Islands’ Media 6

Media 6 During this year’s MLG Spring Championship Event in Anaheim, California, Sony Online Entertainment revealed some upcoming plans for their  free-to-play MMOFPS, PlanetSide 2, that will help push PlanetSide 2 into the realm of eSports. PlanetSide 2′s creative director Matt Higby announced that fans can look forward to a few new additions that will take the […]

League of Legends – Riot Games To Add LCS Team Icons To Support eSports News 10

News 10 Riot Games is adding new summoner Icons to League of Legends as a way to support both their eSports organization and LCS teams from both Europe and North American regions. Team Icons will be sold at the shop for 250 RP (which is slightly less than $2), and will be available until the LCS Summer […]

Call of Duty Championship – HD Stream of the Final Championship Round Media 10

Media 10 Last weekend was witness to Call of Duty’s largest worldwide tournament ever, the official Call of Duty Championship, brought to you by Activision and Xbox Live, and held in Hollywood, California. Whether you’ve been following some of our recent coverage of the event or not, we’ve yet to catch an official replay of the epic battle […]

Upcoming League of Legends Patch 3.5 Balance Update News 15

News 15 A new patch for League of Legends, which is basically a balance update from the last patch, is about to be applied to the League of Legends servers. However, since it’s a balance update patch, there’s no news about when Howling Abyss or Lissandra, the recently announced champion, will come out. Here are the changes for […]

Call of Duty Championship Day 3 Recap – Fariko Impact Are Your New Call of Duty Champions News 10

News 10 The biggest competitive Call of Duty tournament in the world, held in Hollywood, California, has come to a close as eight teams walk away ‘in the money’ with a slice of a $1 million prize-pool. By the end of day 3 of the official Call of Duty Championship, brought to you by Activision in partnership […]

Call of Duty Championship Day 2 Recap – OpTic and Fariko Fight to Face EnVyUs in the Final Championship Round News 10

News 10 Out of 16 competitive-level Call of Duty teams competing here at day 2 of the Call of Duty Championship, brought to you by Xbox Live, only three have qualified to move on to the last and final day of the biggest Call of Duty tournament in the world. One team has already secured a spot in […]

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