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Disney brings esports to TV in a major move

Disney brings esports to TV in a major move Wii U (Smash 4) tournament live on Sunday.This is the first time that either game will have a portion of a tournament broadcast live on a major TV channel.

Blizzard Announces the $100,000 World of Warcraft Mythic Dungeon Invitational

Blizzard Announces the $100,000 World of Warcraft Mythic Dungeon Invitational Think you've got the skills to take down World of Warcraft's Mythic Dungeons?In a post on the World of Warcraft site earlier this week, Blizzard announced that it is launching a new competition: The Mythic Dungeon Invitational.

Evo 2017: Catching Up With King of Fighters

Evo 2017: Catching Up With King of Fighters A highlight of the night was Japan's M', winner of the KOF XIV World Championships, up against Reynald, hot off his Combo Breaker 2017 win.These two are undoubtedly some of the best players in the world, and they competed on stream to fight for their countries and their pride.

Evo May Be The Next Arena for Final Fantasy

Evo May Be The Next Arena for Final Fantasy As for eSports and the potential for Dissidia to join the ranks of competitive gaming, both Matsuda and Hazama were cautiously optimistic."We currently don't have a major goal in regards to esports, but we have come to understand that esports in general is far more community (rather than company) driven," said Hazama.

EVO 2017: Toshimichi Mori, BlazBlue Creator, Tells All

EVO 2017: Toshimichi Mori, BlazBlue Creator, Tells All In regards to future developments in the franchise, Mori had one thing he absolutely wanted to make clear."I know I've said this many times, but one thing I want to make sure I let fans know is that the story of BlazBlue isn't over.

Evo 2017: Sunday Top 8 Highlights

Evo 2017: Sunday Top 8 Highlights Paradigm vs.Joey D was next, and proved to be one of the closet sets of the morning.

Overwatch League faces uphill battle to profitability - Pachter

Overwatch League faces uphill battle to profitability - Pachter Activision Blizzard's upcoming Overwatch League is by all accounts ambitious, but there's some disagreement among industry watchers as to just how fully the esports endeavor will realize those ambitions.Michael Pachter has his doubts, as the Wedbush analyst today released a note to investors saying, "While we think esports has great revenue potential, we are skeptical that the Overwatch League will achieve much success.

'FIFA' player's sexist online past comes back to haunt him

'FIFA' player's sexist online past comes back to haunt him When you say stupid things on the internet, there's always a chance that it could come back to haunt you.Two days after Dutch professional soccer club PSV Eindhoven signed FIFA esports player Tony Kok to compete under its name, PSV dropped him.

The MLB apparently thinks the 'Overwatch' League logo is too similar to its own

The MLB apparently thinks the 'Overwatch' League logo is too similar to its own The Overwatch League logo fits pretty well into the pantheon of traditional sports league logos.The reason for the MLB's hesitation is likely because the Overwatch League logo is arguably similar to the MLB's own logo.

Overwatch League vulnerable to MLB trademark dispute

Overwatch League vulnerable to MLB trademark dispute A potential trademark dispute has emerged between Overwatch developer Blizzard and Major League Baseball.The issue centres around the former's logo for the recent Overwatch League, which MLB asserts may be too similar to its own - thus, infringing on its trademark.

TBS is bringing 'Dota 2' to mainstream TV this summer with a new documentary series

TBS is bringing 'Dota 2' to mainstream TV this summer with a new documentary series The four-episode series titled is Road to the International Dota 2 Championships and will air exclusively on TBS throughout the month of August.Along with the new series, TBS will air a presentation of the 2014 Dota 2 documentary film Free to Play, produced by the game's developer Valve, which focuses on three players who competed in the inaugural 2011 Dota 2 International tournament.

Nintendo Switch voice chat stops working if you turn off your phone's screen

Nintendo Switch voice chat stops working if you turn off your phone's screen Here's a fun fact about that new Nintendo Switch Online app: Voice chat is as awful as we'd feared.The moment my screen turned off, my ability to participate in voice chat went away.

Esports moving to TV means more video games have to reckon with themselves

Esports moving to TV means more video games have to reckon with themselves As esports make their way onto mainstream TV, they're going to have to play by mainstream TV rules.If some games in esports cross certain lines with violence or potentially obscene images, TV channels like NBC Sports could downright refuse to air them.

Evo 2017: Pokkén Tournament "Switch"-es It Up

Evo 2017: Pokkén Tournament "Switch"-es It Up Enter the community.Evo 2017's announcement of their game lineup in January of this year contained a charity auction component, pitting several smaller communities against one another in a bidding war for the final slot.

<b>Master X Master</b> – Pre-season kicks off today for NCsoft MOBA

<b>Master X Master</b> – Pre-season kicks off today for NCsoft MOBA The ranked mode is where the true competition lies with the game’s unique Tag mechanic and stats enhancements (Nodes) due to unleach a deadly fusion of Masters battling it out in the battlegrounds to achieve victory.Developer NCsoft will be rewarding all participants, with additional prizes for those who finish in the top 100 ranks of the pre-season – full details on the rewards can be found here.

EVO 2017: Daisuke Ishiwatari Talks The Future Of Guilty Gear Xrd

EVO 2017: Daisuke Ishiwatari Talks The Future Of Guilty Gear Xrd Now a mainstay title at Evo, it's safe to say the series is growing.Still, Ishiwatari isn't satisfied just yet.