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Psyonix disapproves of Rocket League gambling

Developer speaks out after betting platform Unikrn adds its hit title to line-up

By James Batchelor

NHL sizing up eSports opportunity

Commissioner Gary Bettman envisions something like the NBA 2K eLeague, with each team running its own gaming squad

By Brendan Sinclair

Unlicensed eSports gambling sites are "parasites feeding off popular video games"

UK Gambling Commission's official paper gets tough on rise of skin gambling in eSports

By Matthew Handrahan

Washington D.C. pushing to be "the capital of eSports"

U.S. city now sponsors NRG Esports, will host live events in new $65 million stadium

By Matthew Handrahan

Riot Games wins $10 million in LeagueSharp suit

League of Legends cheat service is now under Riot's control

By Matthew Handrahan

Challengeme eSports acquires eSports Hero

German tournement platform also has also secured $4.9 million investment from eSports Mogul

London Games Festival unveils events line-up

eSports tournament, parade and the return of Dear Esther Live

By Christopher Dring

eSports market to hit $696 million this year - Report

Newzoo projects total eSports market to reach $1.5 billion by 2020, with brand sponsorship and advertising leading the way

By Brendan Sinclair

Nazara will invest $20 million in eSports for India

Five year plan will be the "first project of its genre and scale" in the country

By Matthew Handrahan

EA fines Madden Bowl winner

Tournament winner loses $3,000 for posting offensive tweets despite warnings from publisher

By Brendan Sinclair

"Any pressure on visas getting into the US is worrisome" - Valve

Erik Johnson and Gabe Newell explain how Trump's immigration policies could prompt The International to be moved out of the country

By Brendan Sinclair

NBA and Take-Two launch NBA 2K eLeague

Pro hoops franchises to run their own eSports teams as licensing partners announce first competitive gaming outfit operated by a US pro sports league

By Brendan Sinclair

Vainglory signs up another five esports outfits to competitor roster

Fnatic, Echo Fox, NRG, Rogue and Immortals to field dedicated mobile teams

eSports: The missed billion-dollar opportunity for publishers and platforms

The Chernin Group's Ed Chang sees huge potential in eSports publishers fully embracing the third-party ecosystem

By Edward Chang

Valve now begins crackdown on Team Fortress 2 gambling websites

Following Valve's pledge to ban Counter-Strike: GO gambling accounts in July last year, there has been a rise in Team Fortress 2 gambling

Applications open for London Games Festival 2017 fringe events

eSports and student conference already announced for week-long festival

By Christopher Dring

Azubu plans new eSports streaming platform following Hitbox acquisition

Sources claim buyout deal is worth "tens of millions of dollars in cash"

By Matthew Handrahan

Lionsgate invests in eSports team Immortals

Hunger Games movie firm makes another move in professional gaming

By Christopher Dring

“We need to reverse the way the media thinks about eSports”

eSports experts discuss why more government support and better promotion of player well-being is needed to help the industry grow in the UK

By James Batchelor

Counter-Strike eSports league held to ransom over data stolen from 1.5m users

Hacker demanded $100,000, and leaked the data when ESEA refused to comply

By Matthew Handrahan

Counter-Strike league shuts down after player revolt

Professional eSports Association abandons inaugural season after players refuse to play, citing misleading contracts

By Brendan Sinclair

Riot and MLB Advanced Media finalize League of Legends deal

Baseball web business to pay at least $50 million annually through 2023 for the commercialization and monetization rights to LoL eSports

By Brendan Sinclair

Fnatic: "We opened an eSports store to prove it was possible"

The professional gaming team opened a retail outlet in London last month - and it could be a sign of things to come

By James Batchelor

Esports Predictions: Great Growth in 2016, Storm Clouds for 2017

Peter Lewin and Jas Purewal from Purewal & Partners reflect on their predictions from last year and look forward to 2017

By Jas Purewal and Peter Lewin

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