League of Origin Returns with an AFL and Riot Games Partnership

League of Legends Oceania is strengthening connections with the AFL to bring a partnership between esports and sportsball. The partnership between the AFL and Riot games brings with it a premier stadium tournament to the heart of football in Melbourne. Following in the footsteps of last years League of Legends: League of Origin, the new event kicking off in November 2018 will...

Rocket League, SMITE, and Halo 5 Tournaments Confirmed for PAX Aus

Halo 5 and Rocket League have smashed into the debut of the PAX Aus ESL Arena, and will be delivering some serious eSport and shooter action all weekend

Our 2015 Oceanic Pro League Grand Final Champions

Slit 2 of the League of Legends Oceanic Pro League come to a head on Saturday with an exciting, if one sided, Grand Final at Luna Park.

Kritikal Motion on Competitive PUBG in Aussie esports – PAX Australia 2018

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From the sleepy town of Busselton, WA to the world stage, Nikolai “Kritikal Motion” Seth is a PUBG player for the Chiefs Esports Club. The Chiefs Esports Club is an Australian based organisation across a number of games such as League of Legends, PUBG, CS:GO, and even Rocket League. We caught up with Kritikal at PAX AUS to discuss his rising...

Overwatch Pro’s Racist Tirade Destroys His Career in Less Than 60 Seconds

Toronto Esports player Matt 'Dellor' Vaughn, a 28-year-old Overwatch pro, was fired for a "breach of contract" involving a racist tirade in a ranked game.

Inner’s Competitive StarCraft II Update

Yeah yeah yeah, I may have been on an extended break, after writing… 3 articles… However, I know you have all missed me and the StarCraft II competitive scene. I expected nothing less. Global StarCraft II League (GSL) Boy, has it been a good few months for StarCraft II. The Global StarCraft II League (GSL) has played through the entire of season...

Peanut Gallery TV: The Broadcasters Shining a Light on Aussie eSports

Started as a two-man operation in Brisbane, Peanut Gallery TV moved quickly to secure a space at the table of eSports businesses.

European Masters Series – Street Fighter 25th Anniversary

As part of the year-long celebration to mark the 25th Anniversary of the Street Fighter series Capcom has announced the first ever official European fighting games tournament featuring solely titles from this iconic series. Taking place during Paris Games Week (October 31-November 4), The European Masters will provide a stage for the best fighting game players from across Europe to...

Everything You Need to Know About the League of Legends Worlds Championship 2018

The League of Legends World Championship of 2018 is taking shape, ready to kick off in South Korea this October. ‘Worlds’ as it’s affectionately known sees a total of 24 teams from around the world converge in Seoul, Korea for the biggest League of Legends event. Starting from the first of October 12 teams will compete in the play-in stage. From...

Melbourne Esports Open Cements Melbourne As Esports Capital

Melbourne's working to claiming the title of 'Esports Capital' to go with 'Sporting Capital of the World' with the first Melbourne Esports Open to launch in September this year. ESL Australia and TEG (Ticketek) have today confirmed that the first ever Melbourne Esports Open will kick off in September later this year. The Melbourne Esports Open will feature amateur and pro gamers competing in...