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Four major eSports world championships feature at Blizzcon 2015

Tomorrow Daily's Ashley Esqueda and Jeff Cannata head to Blizzcon 2015 to watch teams compete in four global tournaments in the gaming industry's rapidly expanding eSports division.

By November 13, 2015

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The 404 Show 1,623: Car hacking, eSports doping, scathing Pixels reviews, Ghostbusters

A carefully choreographed car-hacking proof of concept has the planet freaking out, Pixels reviews are coming out and they aren't very nice, eSports players are about to get drug tested and we find new love for the Ghostbusters reboot.

By July 24, 2015

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GameSpot's The Lobby -- Why does ESPN care about esports?

League of Legends expert Travis Gafford joins us on The Lobby to talk about what ESPN's entry into the world of esports coverage means for the world of competitive gaming.

By January 20, 2016

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Activision Blizzard beefs up e-sports muscle

The huge video game developer reportedly snaps up the assets of e-sports league and gaming service Major League Gaming for $46 million.

By January 3, 2016

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Big money in little Singapore: Can a $220,000 tournament drive e-sport growth in Southeast Asia?

The Nanyang DOTA 2 Championships in Singapore almost fell at the first hurdle, but finished with a resounding roar.

By November 5, 2015

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ESPN veteran to lead new Activision e-sports unit

The video game publisher has created a unit devoted to contests in which professional gamers face off against each other in front of spectators.

By October 22, 2015

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Shouting about games: When e-sport commentators turn pro

Video games are now watched online by hundreds of millions of people. We speak to one "shoutcaster" about his path from passionate fan to professional e-sport commentator for the online game League of Legends.

By September 1, 2015

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Microsoft's Halo World Championship antes up $1M for e-sports glory

The company would love to see its upcoming computer game Halo 5: Guardians become a solid favorite among professional gamers. Toward that end, it's offering up the big bucks.

By August 4, 2015

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Football, soccer and...Super Smash Bros? E-sports becoming a big business

Competitive gameplay in video games has gone from niche to near-mainstream sport in just a decade.

By June 16, 2015

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IeSF reverses position on male-only e-sports championships

After receiving criticism for its male-only e-sports championships, the International e-Sports Federation has opened those tournaments to all comers.

By July 2, 2014