From match fixing to scripting – South Korean police bust an illegal scripting operation
Dec02

From match fixing to scripting – South Korean police bust an illegal scripting operation

South Korean gamers are breaking the law once again, this time with an illegal scripting tool aimed at helping players. Too bad for them, the $350,000 operation has been busted by the South Korean Police.

Rocket League goes to space next week with the Starbase ARC update
Dec02

Rocket League goes to space next week with the Starbase ARC update

At The Game Awards last night, the Starbase ARC update was announced. It’ll launch next week, on December the 7th, and it’s going to take Rocket League to space.

Esports players have fallen victim to fake news
Dec02

Esports players have fallen victim to fake news

Fake news has damaged politics, but now it’s leaking into esports where the consequences can be far more severe.

Code Red announces new esports talent agency
Dec01

Code Red announces new esports talent agency

Paul “ReDeYe” Challoner has launched Code Red, a new esports talent agency aimed at upping the level of production around the world.

Global Assembly Marketing eSports (GAMeS) partners with Bravado Gaming
Dec01

Global Assembly Marketing eSports (GAMeS) partners with Bravado Gaming

Bravado Gaming have partnered up with GAMeS who will handle their marketing, branding and exposure for 2017.

Mainstream Media: A Love Hate Relationship With eSports
Nov30

Mainstream Media: A Love Hate Relationship With eSports

Mainstream media hasn’t always been great for eSports, despite the industry’s desire for mainstream exposure. But this can be fixed, if news outlets accept their ignorance.

What does it cost to keep the world’s best player in your LoL team?
Nov30

What does it cost to keep the world’s best player in your LoL team?

You’d think all that keeps a player happy is being able to play and compete all the time. That’s probably true, but the price tag for Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok for continuig with SK Telecom T1 is a pretty large amount.

A new UK Organization is pushing for Industry Infrastructure
Nov29

A new UK Organization is pushing for Industry Infrastructure

The UK are lobbying for eSports Infrastructure, and perhaps it’s time we started looking at something similar here in South Africa?

CS:GO adds gloves to the latest major patch
Nov29

CS:GO adds gloves to the latest major patch

Ignoring obvious issues with CS:GO, Valve have released a major content patch introducing cosmetic gloves, Steam Group Lobbies, and an all new music box with artists nobody recognizes.

Riot Games sell streaming rights to MLB Advanced Media
Nov23

Riot Games sell streaming rights to MLB Advanced Media

Riot Games have reportedly closed a $200 million deal giving streaming rights to MLB Advanced Media.

Go support local FIFA eSports, and maybe win R5000
Nov23

Go support local FIFA eSports, and maybe win R5000

Want to support local eSports and stand a chance to win some money? The Kwese ACE FIFA championship is just the thing.

eSports had its first ever Industry Awards
Nov23

eSports had its first ever Industry Awards

Here’s a list of Monday nights winners from the first ever eSports Industry Awards.