• A-League club Melbourne City signs esports player Marcus Gomes

    Melbourne City has announced on their website, the signing of their very first esports player and football fanatic, 20-year-old Marcus Gomes. The football club becomes the first team in the league to sign and make moves into esports. Here’s what Marcus has to say on the signing: “I started...
  • Rediscover a classic – StarCraft: Remastered is now available

    The legendary RTS title has returned – StarCraft: Remastered  is now available featuring visual and audio upgrades for the modern age. Here’s the list of upgrades and support StarCraft: Remastered has: Full graphical upgrade of the original StarCraft and the StarCraft: Brood War expansion Widescreen UHD support for up...
  • BenQ ZOWIE releases the XL2546 240Hz Esports Monitor featuring DyAc technology

    BenQ Zowie has announced and released their latest monitor in their esports line-up – the  XL2546 240Hz Esports Monitor bringing their exclusive DyAc (Dynamic Accuracy) technology on a 240Hz panel. If you don’t know what the DyAc technology does, it helps eliminate blur between frames maintaining clarity with motion....
  • RB6: Athletico and Corvidae are heading to ANZ Invitational Sydney Finals

    The Rainbow Six Siege ANZ Cup Season 3 Invitational Qualifier was held over the weekend as the top eight teams from the cup competed for a spot at the Sydney LAN Finals on19th August 2017. With $5.000 AUD up for grabs – the tournament bracket was a tough single...
  • Hand of the Gods: SMITE Tactics announced for both Xbox One & PS4

    Hi-Rez Studios turn based strategy game Hand of the Gods: SMITE Tactics has been announced for consoles, coming to the PS4 and Xbox One. The one vs one hybrid card game has been in beta on PC and now console players will be able to check out the closed...
  • StarCraft: m00nGLaDe and Legionnaire to play showmatch at WCS ANZ Season 4 Finals

    Blizzard has announced two Aussie legends, m00nGLaDe and Legionnaire will be coming out of retirement for a one off ‘Legend vs Legend’ exhibition match at the StarCraft II WCS ANZ Challenger Season 4. Taking place at the ESL Studios in Sydney on 26th August 2017 – the top eight...
  • Call of Duty: Mindfreak Black are the only APAC team left in CWL Championship 2017

    Three of our region’s best teams: Mindfreak, Mindfreak Black and Tainted Minds fought it out in the group stages of the 2017 CWL Championship with only one team making it out. Mindfreak Black the Australian squad, managed to survive the group stages but was marred by controversy due to...
  • Paris bid committee to discuss potential introduction of esports to the Olympic Games

    The Paris bid team has revealed they’re keen to discuss the introduction of esports to the Olympic Games for 2024 as a medal sport. The co-president of the Paris bid committee has confirmed it will speak to the International Olympic Committee about the inclusion. In an interview with the...
  • Viewsonic becomes title sponsor for Darksided

    Darksided, an Australian gaming organisation has announced that one of their long term partner – Viewsonic has become the title sponsor. The company specializes in performance gaming monitors designed esports players and everyday consumers. Recently, the company released a 240Hz gaming monitor plus sponsored the ESL Australia ANZ Championships....