Category Archives: Games

Gross Gore defends Twitch, criticises Ninja for moving to Mixer

British streamer Ali 'Gross Gore' Larsen has defended streaming platform Twitch following Ninja's move to rival platform Mixer. Ali said in a passionate rant on Twitter (we've edited the quotes slightly so it has less swearing and is easier to read): "All those out there that complain about Twitch and how they run their company,…
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Celtic FC Esports enter CWL Championship with all-UK team

The esports arm of Scottish football club Celtic have secured a spot in the Call of Duty World League (CWL) Championship. They are one of 32 teams taking part in the $2m tournament, kicking off today (August 14th) and running until August 18th at the Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles. Celtic Esports' five-man Call of Duty roster…
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Former Splyce director Grant Rousseau joins Excel Esports

Grant 'Grievance' Rousseau has joined UK esports organisation Excel as head of operations. Grievance has a host of esports experience starting from the UK League of Legends scene three years ago (as co-founder of Last Remedy) to higher-tier organisations globally. Notably, he's worked as player development coach at CLG in North America and director of esports…
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Pokémon Center pop-up shop to open in London

The Pokémon Company has announced that London is getting its very own Pokémon Center store. The pop-up shop will open at Westfield London in Shepherd's Bush this October. The news was first broken when assets - such as the concept image below - appeared on press site earlier this morning. It was later confirmed on the Pokémon UK…
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Riot partners with Sportradar to monitor League of Legends betting activity

Sports data firm Sportradar and League of Legends developer Riot Games have announced a partnership to help safeguard match integrity. Sportradar Integrity Services will monitor the global betting activity taking place around both domestic and international League of Legends esports competitions organised by Riot Games and report any potential integrity issues to the company. Sportradar is…
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