The grand finals of the 2015 Call of Duty Championships are happening today. Which of the 32 competing teams is going to walk away with $400,000? Head over to the Major League Gaming event site to watch live and see which 29 teams are definitely not winning. » 3/29/15 5:12pm Sunday 5:12pm

The MLG (Major League Gaming) Championship in Anaheim is going on all weekend long. You can watch people playing Call of Duty: Ghosts, Super Smash Bros. Melee, StarCraft II and Injustice: Gods Among Us much better than you right here. » 6/21/14 5:16pm 6/21/14 5:16pm

eSports Is Getting Its Own Network— [Corrected]

Video gaming's not a sport? Don't tell that to MLG.TV—an Internet-broadcast network that'll showcase the league's major events and, yes, broadcast a studio show with highlights and news, akin to the coverage that, yes, real sports get. » 11/18/13 1:30pm 11/18/13 1:30pm

This Is How You Hijack A League Of Legends Tournament

This must be one of the funniest e-Sports stream hijacks I've seen so far. During a League of Legends event at this year's Gamescom, someone in a classic creepy horse mask continuously kept distracting viewers from the commentators. So good. » 8/30/13 6:30pm 8/30/13 6:30pm

The Must-See League of Legends Match Of The Weekend

Over the weekend, many professional League of Legends, StarCraft II and Call of Duty players convened in Anaheim, California to compete in Major League Gaming's Spring Championship. But one of the most riveting battles involved American pro Xpecíal's incredible, 40-minute play displaying some of the most impressive… » 7/01/13 10:40am 7/01/13 10:40am

A Blizzard/MLG Tournament Is Not The Place To Cheat At StarCraft II

The 2013 World Championship Series, a massive global StarCraft II tournament being put on by Blizzard and MLG, ran into some controversy last week, with some Chinese players found guilty of cheating in the tournament's qualifiers. » 4/25/13 2:00am 4/25/13 2:00am

Korean Pro Gamer Flash Has Some Deep Rituals When It Comes To StarCraft…

Among other Korean pros, legendary Brood War player Flash—already switched over to and having great success in StarCraft II—attended MLG Winter last weekend. » 3/18/13 8:30am 3/18/13 8:30am

Should Competitive Gaming Be On National TV? Experts Are Divided.

Competitive gaming has millions of fans. Its biggest stars earn six-figure salaries. Yet it's nowhere to be found on American television. You may happen upon bowling, lumberjack contests, or even rock-paper-scissors while channel surfing, but nary a match of StarCraft or League of Legends. » 2/28/13 9:00am 2/28/13 9:00am

Misunderstood Bro Culture And Their Obnoxious First Person Shooter…

You press play. A homemade logo or two pop up—maybe a clan, or a made-up studio. You notice the name of the player—tons of X's, maybe a 420 reference, and the rest seems incomprehensible. That's when the top 40 song begins. Then, it happens: a man dies. Cause of death? Headshot, intentionally timed to connect when… » 1/02/13 4:00pm 1/02/13 4:00pm

Watch This Pro Gamer Go Bananas, Live, When He Misses His MLB 2K12

This is Justin Masterson, the Cleveland Indians' opening day pitcher, being controlled by Richie Martinez, aka TeRRoRR of Major League Gaming, and the captain of Legacy, the pro Gears of War 2 » 4/05/12 6:15pm 4/05/12 6:15pm team. Right now, he's trying his hand at the million dollar prize in 2K Sports' for , which got under way yesterday.

Tune In to MLG for the Winter Championships Today and Tomorrow

Major League Gaming's Winter Championships began yesterday evening in Columbus, Ohio, and are in full swing now, with tournaments in StarCraft 2, Halo: Reach, Mortal Kombat, Soulcalibur V and King of Fighters XIII. » 3/24/12 1:00pm 3/24/12 1:00pm

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

Major League Gaming Steps Up Fight Against SOPA

The dreaded, and ridiculous "Stop Online Piracy Act" has upset a lot of people, who in turn have spent a lot of time saying how upset they are. It's also upset a rather large gaming enterprise, who have put their money where their mouth is. » 1/05/12 1:00am 1/05/12 1:00am

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

MLG National Championship Finals Underway Now

The final round of play in StarCraft and League of Legends Major League Gaming's National Championships in Providence should be underway any moment. You can see the championship's full bracket here, and catch all of the action through the MLG main site here. » 11/20/11 7:20pm 11/20/11 7:20pm

MLG's Walshy Participating in Duathlon for Gamer's Outreach

Halo Pro gamer and MLG icon David 'Walshy' Walsh has announced he is participating in a duathlon for Gamer's Outreach charity, to benefit his local children's hospital. It's a gamer trying to do good, so help out! Spread Word » 9/15/11 2:40pm 9/15/11 2:40pm

Catch MLG Anaheim Live on Pro Gaming's Biggest Weekend of the Year

Three huge events figure to make this weekend one of the biggest ever in competitive video gaming: the EVO World Championships, the GSL Finals and, underway right now, MLG Anaheim. Reminder: MLG Anaheim's championship round is underway now. You may see it here. » 7/31/11 1:37pm 7/31/11 1:37pm