League of Legends Pro Gamers Stripped of Winnings for Scheming on the…

The Major League Gaming (MLG) summer championship events took place this past weekend, in Raleigh, North Carolina. Teams competed in several games, including StarCraft II, Mortal Kombat, and Soul Calibur V. But the biggest upset happened in the League of Legends tournament, which found both the first and second place… » 8/27/12 7:00pm 8/27/12 7:00pm

Major League Gaming and Mad Catz Team Up for An Xbox 360 Controller…

With the collective profile of eSports rising over the last decade, you've seen an ever-increasing prominence of the kind of endorsed accessories and products that hover around physical sports. Gaming mice, keyboards and gamepads that promise to make you better, faster and more accurate sell to hardcore fans who want… » 2/17/12 5:30pm 2/17/12 5:30pm

Take That, MTV: More than 240,000 People Watched Pro Video Game Players…

Some people like eSports. Others think the idea of broadcasting competitions of people going at it in Starcraft 2, Black Ops or Halo: Reach won't ever get mainstream media attention. But it turns out that it may not be necessary, if the new numbers released by the Major League Gaming promotion are any indication. » 12/06/11 11:40am 12/06/11 11:40am