The Overwatch League Shanghai Dragons Official Coaching Team Announced

SHANGHAI — Following the official announcement of the 8-member team in the first gaming season of the the Overwatch League, the Shanghai Dragons have once again brought us the latest news – the official coaching and management team lists. In January, the first gaming season of the the Overwatch League will commence in the Blizzard Arena in Los Angeles,where 8 official team members will be led by the coaching and management teams to conquer the international stage of eSports. read more

Millennial eSports Teams Up with EA-Sanctioned MADDEN 18 Tournament

EA Sports-Sanctioned Madden 18 PS4 and Xbox One Double Header to be held at thE Arena in Las Vegas on November 18-19

Toronto, ONTARIO – Millennial Esports Corp. (TSX VENTURE: GAME) is teaming up for a third time with EA Sports, hosting a sanctioned Double Header Madden 18 MCS Challenger tournament on the west coast. The Xbox One portion of the tournament will be held on Saturday November 18 and the PS4 competition will be held on Sunday November 19. Both contests will take place inside Millennial eSports’ 15,000 square-foot Downtown Las Vegas eSports venue, thE Arena. read more

LA Gladiators Announced by Stan & Josh Kroenke as New L.A. Overwatch League Franchise

First-Ever Major Global City-Based eSports League Will Play Inaugural Season’s Games in Los Angeles Starting in January

Sports businessmen E. Stanley and Josh Kroenke announced the name of their Blizzard Entertainment Overwatch League franchise: the LA Gladiators. The connected letters LA are a focus of the stylized team name, and the roaring-lion logo is etched into a well-worn shield. The team will wear purple and white jerseys, following the dress of the Roman emperors to whom gladiators dedicated their battles. read more

GAMER SENSEI Adds THE ELDER SCROLLS: LEGENDS to its eSports Coaching Platform

BOSTON, Sept. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Gamer Sensei today announced that The Elder Scrolls: Legends is the latest game to join the company’s eSports coaching platform. The addition of the hit title from Bethesda Softworks allows gamers to connect directly with professional TES: Legends coaches to improve their strategy, tactics and skills. Gamer Sensei, which recently announced an additional $4 million in venture capital funding, offers one-on-one personalized online lessons for today’s most popular competitive games, matching players with their ideal coaches no matter their skill level. read more

Blade & Soul eSports North American Regional Championships Throw Down on Sep. 3 at PAX West’s PAX Arena

Aliso Viejo, Calif. – Aug. 29, 2017 – The best North American Blade & Soul eSports teams will compete in the Blade & Soul Regional Championship at PAX West in the PAX Arena on Sept. 3. Matches will be all day with finals beginning at 6:30 p.m. PDT. The winner and runners up of the tournament will – for the first time in Blade & Soul’s history – secure their invitation to represent North America against 16 other teams from around the globe to be crowned the best of the best in Blade & Soul’s World Championships. read more

HypSports Adds Season Showdown Mode to Revolutionary Sports & eSports Engagement Platform

All-New Mode Reinforces Season-Long Fan Engagement and Takes Free-to-Play Multi-Sport and eSports Platform to the Next Level

ORLANDO, FL – HypSports – a sports technology innovator that sees the future of pro sports and eSports as a direct-to-consumer, micro-transaction business – has announced the all-new Season Showdown mode for its free-to-play sports and eSports platform is now available on the App Store for iPhone and iPad, Google Play for Android devices and on Facebook. Perfectly timed for the start of the NFL season, the Season Showdown mode introduces season-long competition and delivers an innovative experience that turns passionate fans into hungry competitors – further strengthening HypSports’ mission of gamifying real sports and eSports, delivering highly-engaging content year-round for fans. read more