• Team Regicide cops a $1K fine before OPL Split Two Begins

    Split Two of the Oceanic Pro League (OPL) is around the corner and Team Regicide who moved up from the OCS has already been fined. A competitive ruling has been giving to the organisation from Riot Games Oceania after the team “failed to submit a conforming roster substitute by...
  • Former Winterfox Chris “ofnu” Hanley joins Tainted Minds

    After in-game leader Stuart “sonic” Rayner left Tainted Minds a few weeks ago, the organisation has added former Winterfox player Chris “ofnu” Hanley to the roster. In a statement to HLTV, Chris “ofnu” Hanley has mentioned: “I look forward to competing at home again. I hope to share with...
  • LoL League of Origin Teams and Event Detailed

    Riot Games Oceania has released details about League of Legends: League of Origin and the teams attending the event. League of Origin will see the first ever region vs region tournament where selected players who represent their region will battle it out on the rift. Shout casters and team...
  • AFL Club Adelaide Crows enters esports acquiring Legacy Esports

    Riot Games has announced probably one of the biggest moves this year in local esports as AFL (Australian Football League) club Adelaide Crows picking up Legacy Esports. The acquisition of Legacy Esports makes it the first traditional sports club to secure an esports team in the Oceania region. Andrew...
  • IEM Sydney 2017 attracted over 7,000 Esports Fans Per Day

    For its first event in Australia, the Intel Extreme Masters or IEM Sydney attracted over 7,000 fans per day to fill Qudos Bank Arena in Olympic Park, Sydney. The milestone event for our local scene which saw Brazilian powerhouse SK Gaming defeat FaZe Clan in the grand final. Nearly...
  • SYF Gaming partners with Turtle Beach

    Australian gaming organisation SYF Gaming has announced a new sponsor joining forces with headset manufacturer Turtle Beach. “Growing and expanding our business in int’l markets is a key goal for us this year, and our new partnerships with SYF GAMING and Five Star Games are two major steps for...
  • Tainted Minds reveals new Call of Duty roster

    There’s been much speculation within the Oceania region on the new Tainted Minds Call of Duty roster with reports star player Denholm ‘Denz’ Taylor has moved on to an American team. Last night, Tainted Minds revealed their new line-up which revealed Rene ‘Zeus’ Corporal announcing his retirement and Denz...
  • ESL partners with Emirates Airline for In-Flight Esports Entertainment

    A major in-flight entertainment deal with Emirates Airline bringing on-demand esports content from ESL to their global network. Available for all passengers on-board, the new partnership allows travellers to enjoy highlights from some of the biggest esports events. “At ESL, we are always looking to increase the visibility of...
  • Azubu and Hitbox relaunches with Smashcast to rival Twitch

    After the acquisition of Azubu back in January, Hitbox has announced Smashcast – a brand new platform and brand to take on the live-streaming market against Twitch. “We’re excited to announce the new company name and brand resulting from the merger of Hitbox and Azubu,” said Smashcast CEO Mike...