Month: July 2018

26 Jul 2018

Mobile Esports: The Next Evolution of the Industry?

In 2007 I bought a first-generation iPhone. It was great. I would walk to the subway listening to music, watch a movie or TV show during my commute, switch back to music on the walk to the office, make calls on it during the day (assuming I remembered to plug it in; I was tough […]

Continue Reading
25 Jul 2018

Big Names from the Traditional Sports World Contribute to Splyce’s $2.6 Million Funding Round

In November of 2015, the organization formerly known as “Follow eSports” completed its rebranding to become officially known as Splyce. This occurred just after successfully purchasing the League of Legends team Dignitas EU on October 29, 2015. Splyce is now in the process of finalizing their application for the European League of Legends Championship Series […]

Continue Reading
24 Jul 2018

Esports Hub DFW Now Provides Ability to Game in Airport Lounges

The Dallas/Fort Worth area is a hotbed for esports, and now the area’s hub for national and international travel is home to the world’s first airport video gaming lounges. That’s according to Jordan Walbridge who co-founded the company Gameway with his wife Emma. “Gameway’s purpose is to make airports entertaining,” said Jordan. “I was shocked […]

Continue Reading
20 Jul 2018

OP Live Dallas Partners with Team Envy and the Dallas Fuel for Premier Esports Event in North Texas – Tickets Now Available

OP Live Dallas Powered by Team Envy and the Dallas Fuel runs Sept. 22-23, 2018, at the Irving Convention Center in Irving, Texas — along with esports competitions, the event will feature the latest video games created by SMU Guildhall students and alumni, pro esports player meet and greets, interactive experiences, a High School Hackathon, […]

Continue Reading
20 Jul 2018

eGency Global Esports Event to Raise Money for Dallas-based Children’s Health®

OP Live Dallas, a premier esports event, will be held Sept. 22-23, 2018 at the Irving Convention Center in Irving, Texas. The money raised during the event will be donated to Extra LifeTM, a division of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals®, which supports local children’s hospitals including Children’s Health®. DALLAS, July 18, 2018 – eGency Global, […]

Continue Reading
09 Jul 2018

Call of Duty League Sets Its Sights on Franchising

Big changes could be on the horizon for Call of Duty esports. Activision Blizzard released its 2017 public annual report on April 30, 2018 – and a small detail was brought to light by Dot Esports that had slipped through the cracks. According to the report: “Our expertise launching and growing the Overwatch League will allow […]

Continue Reading
03 Jul 2018

GameStop® Partners with OP Live Dallas, a Premier Esports Event Featuring Collegiate and Pro Competitions

OP Live Dallas runs Sept. 22-23, 2018 at the Irving Convention Center in Irving, Texas. Along with esports competitions, the one-of-a-kind event will feature video games created by SMU Guildhall students and alumni, pro esports player meet and greets, interactive experiences, a High School Hackathon, education about esports, exhibitor hall, video game art exhibition and […]

Continue Reading