Wednesday, 19 Jan 2022

Games

Will Call of Duty and Blizzard games be Xbox exclusive? Here’s what Microsoft has said

Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision Blizzard brings major game franchises like Call of Duty, Diablo, Overwatch, StarCraft, and Warcraft to the house of Xbox. It’s a coup for Microsoft, which not only grows its number of internal game development studios to 30, but also a major boon for Game Pass, the company’s subscription service that brings […]

Abios: Combatting match-fixing and cheating in esports is crucial – Esports Insider

With staggering prize pools and record-breaking viewership numbers, the esports scene is thriving.  However, amidst the scene’s growth, one can easily overlook the fact that the young industry is experiencing growing pains. Among these are attempts of match-fixing and cheating, occasionally putting the credibility of the entire industry at risk.  RELATED: The keys to creating […]

Top 20 Best Oculus Quest 2 Games & Apps – January 2022

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Wishlist: Top 5 Sony Exclusives We'd Love To See On PSVR 2

It’s official — Sony recently announced specifications for PSVR 2 and a new game based on the Horizon franchise to go with it. While we wait for more details on the headset design, pricing and launch window, we thought we’d run through a few Sony-exclusive franchises that we’d love to see make the jump to […]

EXCEL partners with sports fashion retailer JD SPORTS – Esports Insider

British esports organisation EXCEL Esports has secured a partnership with UK-based sports fashion retailer JD SPORTS. As a result of the partnership, JD SPORTS branding will be prominently featured across EXCEL’s team jerseys. RELATED: EXCEL ESPORTS launches community Fortnite tournament In addition, JD SPORTS has also secured exclusive naming rights to EXCEL’s academy roster that […]

EDGE Consulting joins forces with Carolina Esports Hub – Esports Insider

Scholastic esports consulting company Esports Development and Growth Enterprise (EDGE) Consulting has announced a partnership with Carolina Esports Hub, a community-focused US esports organisation in the North and South Carolinas.  As a result, EDGE Consulting’s curriculum offerings will be expanded to provide its clients with a high school-level tournament organiser. RELATED: Harena Data and Amuka […]

Epic Esports Events renews GRID partnership – Esports Insider

Data platform GRID Esports has renewed its partnership with tournament organiser Epic Esports Events. The renewal will look to support Epic Esports Events’ tournament ecosystem. This includes providing data products and third party data distribution to media destinations and the regulated betting industry. RELATED: GRID Esports named official data partner of PGL Major Stockholm 2021 […]

Goodyear expands Le Mans Virtual Series partnership – Esports Insider

Multinational tyre manufacturer Goodyear has expanded its partnership with Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO), the organiser of the Le Mans 24 Hours endurance race. As a result of the extension, the manufacturer will continue to support the 24 Hours of Le Mans Virtual sim racing event. RELATED: Mercedes, W Series and Wolves Esports to enter 24 Hours of Le Mans Virtual […]