Esports week in review: Levi de Weerd back to back European champion, Rocket League season 3 theme and dates announced, and more.

Rocket League season 3 theme and dates announced. Rocket League Season 3 will be launched from April the 7th. On the Rocket League website Epic Games speak of the “most high-octane season yet”.  With the Formula 1 season having kicked off just last week, Epic has picked an appropriatetheme for their football-race game. Season 3 […]

Esports week in review: ESL Pro League groups, Riot Games asks Valorant professionals not to teabag, EPIC League s3, FIFA player banned for life and more.

ESL Pro League Season 13 groups are announced  The groups for ESL Pro League Season 13, one of the, if not THE biggest Counter-Strike: Global Offensive league in the world, have been announced. ESL Pro League Season 13 will feature a prize pool of 750.000 $. Except the grand final matches will be played in […]

Esports week in review: PES eEuro2021 to kick off 15th of March, Levi de Weerd European FIFA champion

PES eEuro2021 to take place in March While several Pro Evolution Soccer players and teams are gearing up for the eEuro2021, some of them have optimal preparation by means of an international friendly PES tournament. Monday the 15th of March the PES competition will find it’s conclusion, but this week has PES fans mouth wateringly […]

Esports week in review: Exclusive interview with Vejrgangs record breaker Damian Sitaram

POST Esports Masters Luxembourg announced POST Esports Masters Luxembourg was announced last week with big competitions for FIFA21 FUT, League of Legends and CLASH ROYALE. Registrations just opened and with a prize purse of 2.700 € for the FIFA21 competition for instance, there is enough reason for Luxembourg players to be interested.  If you want […]

Esports week in review: Mercedes brings in F1 Esports-champion Jarno Opmeer, Brawlhalla esports championship 2021 announced with 1.000.000 $ prize purse, R6S world championship postponed

Mercedes brings in F1 Esports-champion Jarno Opmeer Mercedes announced their drivers for the next season of F1 Esports Series. In the virtual race world reighning champion Jarno Opmeer will be contracted by the champions from the actual real world racelaps. This means Alfa Romeo loses their star man and former team Renault junior driver.  Jarno […]

Esports week in review: PGL host CS:GO major with record amount of prizemoney, chess finds its way into the esports landscape, and Anders Vejrgang goes 450-0.

PGL CS:GO major in Stockholm with record amount of prizemoney PGL announced a comeback in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive with their PGL MAJOR STOCKHOLM 2021. They already divulged it will have the largest prize pool in the CS:GO history with 2.000.000 $ on the line, and it is said to be the first Major that will […]

Esports week in review: Club Brugge into CS:GO, CHRISLITO wins another eMLS title and more.

Club Brugge esports expands from just FIFA to Counter-Strike.  Club Brugge esports will expand their scope of view, literally and figuratively, by including Counter-Strike : Global Offensive (CS:GO). The club also announced they will be targeting more games in the future besides EAsports FIFA, which they already supported for two full seasons of Proximus ePro […]

Esports week in review: AFC Ajax wins official Dutch FIFA championship called eDivisie, SuperGen Group creating esports city and more.

AFC Ajax wins official Dutch FIFA championship, eDivisie. Ajax is the new champion in eDivisie, the official Dutch FIFA21 championship with all the top flight football clubs competing. Dani Hagebeuk and Tjardo Paliama won the championship plate and will be splitting the 25.000 € prize awarded for clinching the first place. While Paliama, former Almere […]

Esports week in review: 100 Thieves wins first Valorant Major, HearthStone World Championship starts, and more.

100 Thieves wins first Valorant Major against TSM. The first big regional Valorant tournament was held in North America, under the name Valorant First Strike, which we reported on earlier. Esports giants 100 Thieves and TeamSoloMid fought a thrilling final to determine who would start of their professional Valorant career with a bang. First Strike […]

Esports week in review: Astralis win DreamHack Masters, Go Ahead Eagles first Keuken Kampioen Divisie Rocket League champion.

DreamHack Masters Winter 2020 prey for Astralis. Astralis have beaten Mousesports 3-1 in the best of five grand final of DreamHack Masters Winter 2020. The Danes picked up 60.000 $ for their efforts. Mousesports, who came agonizingly close to a win fueled by Robin “Ropz” Kool, had to make due with 30.000 $. Astralis completely […]

Esports week in review: Two players with 210-0 in Weekend League, Antoine Griezzman tied to Olympique Marseille, and more.

Olympique Marseille enters esports collaboration with Grizi Esport. French top-flight football club Olympique Marseille has announced an esports partnership with Grizi Esport, the organisation raised by Barcelona football player Antoine Griezmann and his brother Théo Griezmann. About 10 months ago the brothers announced their plans, detailing an intention to form a world class Rocket League […]

Esports week in review: Rio Ferdinand and Dele Alli enter esports, 2K Fest with NBA 2K21 competitions and more.

2K Fest with top NBA players and NBA 2K21 esports players. Last weekend 2K held a huge event to celebrate their 21 year anniversary. Timing for basketball fans was quite appropriate as well, with the NBA draft having taken place just the Wednesday before, and the NBA league picking up again with the new season […]

Esports week in review: Proximus launches esports TV channel, eDivisie partners with KPN and H&M, playing FIFA good for your health.

eDivisie announces partnership with KPN and H&M Netherlands. We recently reported about the fourth eDivisie season coming up, with 100.000 € worth of prizemoney to be divided over the best among the 18 teams competing. The competition will be run by DreamHack Sports Games , and have now added two more big partners to their […]

Esports week in review: NBA 2K21 events coming up, Codemasters takeover bid close to a billion $, eDivisie season 20/21 announced, and more.

Codemasters receive 973.000.000 $ offer from Take-Two Interactive. Britisch Codemasters, game developer of the Formula 1 series, have received a 973.000.000 $ buyout offer from American company Take-Two Interactive Software Inc.  Codemasters has the F1 esports series running for two seasons now, which is in full gear, and uses Motorsport Games for their esports activities […]

Esports week in review: AC Milan announces esports partnership and new players.

AC Milan announce Esports plans, teams and partnership with QLASH. After a successful pilot season with an official Italian FIFA league -eSerie A- during the spring of this year, cut short by the spread of COVID19, AC Milan announced their intentions to go full throttle into Esports. They started a strategic partnership with QLASH and […]

Esports week in review: Damwon Gaming wins Worlds 2020, Real Madrid star Casemiro announces esports team, and more.

Damwon Gaming wins Worlds 2020. The South Korean team Damwon Gaming have won the 10th anniversary edition of the League of Legends World Cup. After several years of Chinese dominance, the Summoners Cup will once again find it’s way to South Korea. Chinese Suning Gaming did manage to get to the final, but were beaten […]

Esports week in review: Cloud9 announce female squad, FIFA21 National Dutch team coach and more.

Cloud9 announce fully female roster. One of the biggest esports organizations, Cloud9 has announced the signing of a fully female VALORANT team. The team was known as Team MAJKL, but from this moment will now compete under the C9 banner as ‘Cloud9 White’. The male Valorant roster will be renamed to ‘Cloud9 Blue’, in order […]

Esports week in review: IEM New York north America concludes, FIFA21 release causes many transfers.

FIFA21 release causes many transfers. West Ham United have announced a new FIFA player. A few weeks ago I was puzzled to see Dutchman Jonas ‘Jonna’ Ghebrehiwot was released by his football club PEC Zwolle, shortly after winning the Dutch eDivisie title together with his teammate Tony Kok. It makes more sense now. His management […]

Esports week in review: FazeClan wins IEM New York, FIFA21 released, TSM winless at Worlds 2020.

FazeClan wins IEM New York versus OG in dominating fashion. FazeClan played their first event with former Astralis talent Markus “Kjaerbye” Kjaerbye, and fueled by a confident Nikola NiKo Kovač managed a strong 3-0 victory over OG. FaZe took down Team Vitality in the Semi Finals and OG in the grand final  to claim the […]

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