Esports

NBA 2K esports league kicks off in style with behind the scenes Twitter coverage

The NBA 2K eLeague has tipped off and the Twitter coverage gave us an interesting glimpse behind the scenes.

Sportego eLeague announce an eSports LAN event to take place in FC Twente’s De Grolsch Veste Stadium

Global eleagues, the Irish-based eSports company, have announced that the finals of the Sportego eLeague will take the form of a LAN event in the De Grolsh Veste Stadium

Why esports sponsorship is different from traditional sports

At Digital Sport London’s esports event, the panel looked at commercialisation in esports – and how it differs from the models we all know in traditional sports.

Uncertainty about which games will be popular is a huge problem for esports

Esports isn’t just one sport but a whole host. And as the landscape changes all the time, who knows what’s going to be popular in a few years?

NBA sign a deal with Twitch to broadcast every NBA 2K esports league game

NBA partners with Twitch to broadcast every esports game from the rights holder’s esports league.

UEFA announces end of Konami partnership paving the way for FIFA 18 esports involvement

UEFA has announced that its agreement with Pro Evolution Soccer maker Konami will come to an end, fuelling speculation that FIFA will soon have the rights to reproduce the Champions and Europa Leagues in its game titles.

Digital Sport Insider: McLaren racing show esports is vehicle for talent spotting

Ben Payne, Head of Esports at McLaren, talks about the opportunities esports affords to motor racing.

Man City solidify esports commitment with new partnership deal

Man City’s interest in expanding in both the Far East and in esports have taken a significant step forward.

Digital Sport London: Do esports and the Olympics need each other equally?

Esports and the Olympic Games is an ongoing saga, as is the debate about who needs who the most. Are both the Games and the sport in need of each other?

French Football Federation launches exciting international Esports team

The FFF is launching an esports team: could it be the start of an international FIFA18 craze?