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Mike Morhaime, CEO and co-founder of Blizzard Entertainment, has pledged to support the growth of Korea's e-Sports ecosystem. During his visit to the country from Dec. 15 to 22, the CEO met...

The Asian offline Qualifier for ESL One, Counter Strike: Global Offensive at gamescom 2015 will take place in July and will feature eight top teams from around the region with one slot is...

Cheetah Mobile Inc. announced it has entered into a new strategic cooperation agreement with Shenzhen Tencent Computer Systems Company Limited (Tencent Shenzhen), a subsidiary of Tencent Holdings Limited (Tencent), for the two-year...
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China’s eSports industry is growing at an explosive rate. According to the market research firm iResearch, China will see a hundred million new participants and spectators. eSports takes the form of organized multiplayer...

  The Shanghai Major or "Winter Major" is the second event of Valve's Dota Major Championships Series, which will add three new publisher-sponsored tournaments each year in addition to 'The International' (Seattle)....

The final of the 2015 World Championship of League of Legends, a fantasy-themed, real-time strategy videogame, is being streamed worldwide by British broadcaster the BBC. Like the most popular of sporting...

The World Cyber Arena (WCA) 2015 grand finals, which was hosted by Yinchuan International Game Investment Co. Ltd, started on December 17 in Yinchuan, China. It is an international eSports event...
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Following previous news that Jay Chou is setting up his own professional eSports gaming team, it was reported that the Taiwanese multi-hyphenate has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with...

The global elite pro gaming tour, Intel Extreme Masters, returns to its roots with regional tournaments. Intel Extreme Masters Taipei at Taipei Game Show is set to feature eight of the...

On Wednesday Alibaba announced they’re getting in on the action with the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG). WESG, which will be run by Alibaba subsidiary AliSports, will be a new Shanghai-based...

Gernot Abl is determined to ensure Australia can grab a slice of the pie and on Wednesday launched the first ever pure eSports company, eSports Mogul, on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) according to...

TNC e-Sports, one of the most well-known gaming organizations in the Philippines, held the 2015 Grand Finale of the TNC e-Sports Cup on November 28-29, 2015 at Cuneta Astrodome, Pasay City. Huntkey...

Considered to be one of the fastest growing “Sport” in the world, eSports is now making its way to India, with the Indian Gaming League (or IGL), which launched on Thursday. eSports,...

Development and eSports board members have met with the Taiwanese government in the hope of becoming the sixth country to recognise competitive gaming as sport. The Taiwan eSports League in collaboration...

The e-Sports industry is growing rapidly in Malaysia, especially after the e-Sports Association of Malaysia (eSM) was formed in January this year. To promote the e-Sports culture in Malaysia, the Malaysia Cyber...

Ourgame, a leading operator of mind sports, and Wangyu Internet Café, a leading global Internet café brand have led a group of four other enterprises to establish Allied eSports. Together with four...

Jay Chou took a step into the digital realm by buying Taiwanese professional League of Legends gaming team Taipei Assassins (TPA). So why’s Jay doing this? One reason is simply that he’s a...
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There are a handful of jobs that quickly spring to mind for which foreigners can obtain a Japanese work visa. Language instructor is by far the most common, but skilled positions...

Prometheus Capital (Pusi Capital), founded by the son of Asia's richest man Wang Jianlin, has reportedly led a RM B50 million (USD 7.7 million) series A round of investment in Taidu Technology, a...

For the first time, the Mineski Pro-Gaming League South East Asia (MPGL SEA) Grand Finals will be held outside of the Philippines, instead taking place in Selangor, Malaysia as part of...