Home / Tag Archives: esports

Tag Archives: esports

Drone Racing League and FanDuel Announce First-Ever Fantasy Sports Partnership

DRL

The Drone Racing League (DRL), the global, professional drone racing circuit, and FanDuel today announced a fantasy partnership for the 2020 DRL SIM Tryouts Finals, the world’s only player-to-pilot esports tournament. As DRL’s first-ever partnership with a fantasy sports provider, FanDuel will have access to official DRL SIM data, along ...

Read More »

The Race All-Star Esports Battle returns Saturday

(PRNewsfoto/Torque Esports Corp.)

After breaking records for esports racing live streaming last Sunday, Torque Esports Corp.’s The Race All-Star Esports Battle returns this week with the world’s greatest sim racers taking on leading drivers from Formula 1, IndyCar, Formula E and more. The inaugural event had a combined total of 12.1 million minutes ...

Read More »

FanHub Expands Relationship With ATP By Launching ATP Cup Bracket Challenge Game

atp-tour-app-2019

FanHub, the largest provider of casual, free to play sports-focused digital gaming platforms in the world, today announced that they have expanded their relationship with the ATP, building and launching the first-ever bracket challenge game for the inaugural ATP Cup, which will be held in Brisbane, Perth and Sydney, Australia ...

Read More »

In Washington, Continuing To Make A Monumental Jump In Gaming

CGM_Announce_Twitter_1200x627 2.29.56 PM

Washington has certainly seen its share of sports success in recent years: a Caps Stanley Cup, the Nats in MLB, the Mystics in the NBA, Virginia not that far away in men’s hoops, even now Georgetown in soccer. Mixed in with all that traditional success is the forward looking work ...

Read More »

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser to Welcome Global Sports Industry Leaders to the Sports Capital Symposium

DC Sports Symposium

Monumental Sports & Entertainment and SportTechie today announced Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser will be featured as a keynote speaker at their two-day global sports conference, Sports Capital Symposium, to be held Sept. 17-18, 2020 at the MGM National Harbor. “Mayor Bowser is a fantastic addition to a powerful lineup ...

Read More »

‘World’s Fastest Gamer’ Launches YouTube Series On Lets Go Racing Channel

WFG BTS

Torque Esports Corp., formerly Millennial Esports Corp., The innovative World’s Fastest Gamer #GamerToRacer competition, today launches a behind-the-scenes YouTube series with leading motorsport and gaming channel, Lets Go Racing. World’s Fastest Gamer took ten of the greatest esports racers from around the world to the US for a 12-day non-stop ...

Read More »

University of New Haven Announces First-of-Its-Kind Academic Program on Business of Esports

UNH-esports

The University of New Haven announced today that it is establishing a comprehensive academic curriculum in esports management that will be the first of its kind to be part of a business curriculum accredited by AACSB International, an accreditation that places the University’s College of Business among the top five ...

Read More »

EA SPORTS FIFA 20 Returns With New VOLTA FOOTBALL Mode

FIFA20HAZARD-HORIZ

Electronic Arts Inc. last week launched EA SPORTS™ FIFA 20 across PlayStation®4, Xbox One, and PC. Fans can experience the brand-new VOLTA FOOTBALL mode, inspired by the small-sided form of football played in the streets, cages and futsal courts across the world. Players can also jump into FIFA Ultimate Team™ ...

Read More »

Upper Deck Releases High Series For Overwatch League Finals

Upper Deck Overwatch League

Upper Deck, the premier worldwide sports and entertainment collectibles company, announced today the global launch of Overwatch League™ High Series. The new update set marks the second esports trading card product from Upper Deck and comes off the heels of the first-ever esports league-licensed trading card set released by the ...

Read More »

Media Providers Scramble To Capitalize On eSports Phenomenon

Wikimedia Commons/Sergey Galyonkin

The rise of eSports is largely due to the vast extent of media platforms such as Twitch or YouTube. Previously, Twitch dominated the eSports media industry as many top players across various games live streamed on the platform. However, as the industry continues to ramp up, others want to get ...

Read More »