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Team Liquid’s LCS roster for 2023 is revealed

Following the disastrous 2022 LCS season, the 2023 Team Liquid LCS lineup has been made public. The “super team” they placed all their hope in last year is no longer there. They have a sound strategy this year, one that involves young North American players, and they have built the team around it. How will […]

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Featured: A Brief Look at Maltese Esports – A Growing Landscape

Oftentimes, when we talk about the likes of ‘esports’, it may seem like a distant notion that manifests itself in other countries. However, that’s hardly true. Accordingly, Maltese Esports itself has matured and developed in the past decade and continues to grow together with the international industry – here’s a quick peek! Maltese Esports – […]

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Team Malta to compete in the 14th World Esports Championship

The Malta Esports Association, and the Malta National Esports Team will be travelling to Bali, Indonesia to compete in the 14th World Esports Championships. Malta will take part in the World Esports Championships for the second time. Malta sent only one Tekken 7 player to Israel in 2021 to represent the country but is now […]

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Fnatic launch a music label based on the organization’s history

Fnatic, a London-based esports organization, today shared information on the debut of its music label and the release of an album with more than 40 lofi hip-hop artists. The album will be available for free streaming across all major digital service providers, including Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube Music, and Deezer, to fans of Fnatic and […]

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Vote approved by EU Parliament to recognize and support video games and esports across Europe

A resolution supporting a long-term funding and support strategy for the video game and esports industries was approved by the European Parliament. The resolution was approved by the legislative body of the European Union with 560 votes in favor, 34 votes against, and 16 abstentions. The European Parliament resolution acknowledges the economic and cultural contributions […]

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Maltese CS:GO National Team Player wins ESL Benelux Autumn Championship

Kyle “Xaka” Gatt goes down in the history books as together with his team, KRC Genk Esports claim the ESL Proximus Benelux Championship! It was a tight affair on the Mirage, as eClub Brugge prove a tough nut to crack on their map pick. KRC Genk Esports however kept their composure to narrowly win with […]

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Featured: A Beginner’s Guide to Esports – A Vaulting Industry

Esports, (not e-sports or eSports) is a term which is often loosely thrown around and oftentimes misunderstood. Considering that esports is a pillar of PlayCon, we’ll be taking a dive into the topic to answer the curious question – what is esports? Esports or Esports Industry? Naturally, there are a couple of definitions out there. […]

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Lando Norris’ New ‘Rocket League’ Team Is Already Making Its Mark

The world of gaming is not new to Lando Norris. The 22-year-old Formula 1 racing prodigy regularly plays video games with other drivers Charles Leclerc and George Russell while streaming to thousands of followers on his Twitch account. Norris established Quadrant, an esports company in late 2020 that blends his “passion for Gaming, Lifestyle, Content, […]

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Gillette commemorates its fifth anniversary with the Gillette Gaming Alliance

Gillette, a pioneer in gaming and esports as well as the world’s foremost authority on men’s grooming, today announced the relaunch of the Gillette Gaming Alliance, an all-star group of streamers chosen to represent the company and provide content for audiences across the world. The Gillette Gaming Alliance, now in its fifth year running, strengthens […]

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Usain Bolt’s co-owned esports organization gets sponsorship by Virgin Media

Virgin Media, a leading provider of communications services in the UK, has announced a collaboration with WYLDE, an Irish esports organization. WYLDE will establish its first performance center in Cork, Republic of Ireland, according to the release. The facility, which will be “powered by Virgin Media,” is slated to conduct boot camps for the organization’s […]

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