Category: Press Releases

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xRS Week 2019 Set To Show How the World’s Top Brands Are Using Virtual and Augmented Reality To Boost Their Bottom Line

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San Francisco, CA – September 16, 2019 – The fourth annual xRS Week, produced by Greenlight Insights, will take place October 16-18 at the beautiful Hotel Kabuki in San Francisco. Featuring presentations from leading business executives, top industry analysts, and global thought-leaders, xRS Week is set to be the premier gathering showcasing the future of […]

Dreamhack and ESL to Launch Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Circuit in 2020

DreamHack & ESL

STOCKHOLM — Today, DreamHack and ESL (both part of Modern Times Group MTG AB) announced the new ESL Pro Tour, a circuit linking more than 20 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) tournaments and leagues. The ESL Pro Tour will feature an aggregate prize pool of more than $5 million (USD) for 2020 from competitions across five […]

Sold-out gamescom congress 2019 thrills with a huge variety of topics and compelling speakers

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22 August 2019, Cologne: The gamescom congress on 21 August 2019 presented a successful balance of enthusiastic visitors and heavy-weight speakers, with over 900 visitors attending. Every one of the 103 speakers demonstrated the diverse potential of computer games, reinforcing the gamescom congress’ position as Europe’s leading think-tank for games and digitalization. Over the 48 […]

eAllsvenskan Nominated for Kristallen for “Best Sports Production”

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STOCKHOLM — eAllsvenskan, the Swedish FIFA league produced by DreamHack in partnership with Discovery Networks Sweden and Svensk Elitfotboll, has been nominated for a Kristallen award in the category of “Best Sports Production”. Kristallen is Sweden’s own TV award, often compared to the world-renowned The Emmy Awards. This is a historic nomination as it is the first time that an […]

Olá! Free Fire’s largest global tournament ever comes to Brazil

Free Fire World Cup 2019

Singapore – August 16, 2019 – Free Fire World Series 2019, the latest global esports tournament featuring the world’s most popular mobile battle royale game, is coming to Latin America for the first time ever. Free Fire World Series 2019 allows Free Fire players from across the globe, including Indonesia, India, and Latin America, the […]

DreamHack to Make U.S. West Coast Debut in Anaheim February 21-23, 2020

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STOCKHOLM — DreamHack, the premier gaming lifestyle festival, has announced it will make its U.S. West Coast debut with DreamHack Anaheim in Anaheim, CA February 21-23, 2020, at the Anaheim Convention Center.  The 24 hour-a-day festival weekend will feature everything gaming under one roof and will be jam-packed with pro esports tournaments, amateur and varsity gaming tournaments, world-famous bring your own computer (BYOC) LAN party, […]

Mondobox Adds Layer of Audience Engagement for Esports Spectators

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Oakland, California, USA | Wednesday 07.24.19: MondoBox is announcing the immediate launch of the MondoBox platform, the first gamer-focused, free contest platform where viewers interact with live streams to win cash prizes. By injecting gameplay predictions directly into streamed content, MondoBox brings spectators, their favorite content and popular streaming personalities together in an exciting and highly engaging way. Spectators compete on […]

Terminator Stars Reunite at Silicon Valley Comic Con for Spotlight Reunion Panel and More

Terminator reunion at SVCC 2019

SAN JOSE, CA – July 23, 2019 – Silicon Valley Comic Con, Steve Wozniak’s pop culture, tech and science expo taking place August 16-18, 2019 at the San Jose Convention Center today announced four additional cast members from the Terminator franchise will join as featured guests at the popular event including Michael Biehn (Terminator), Jenette Goldstein and Danny Cooksey (Terminator 2) and Kristanna Loken (Terminator 3: Rise of […]

2020 Game Developers Conference Opens Call for ‘Core Concepts’ Submissions Through August 15th

SAN FRANCISCO – July 16, 2019 – Informa Tech, the organizers of the Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2020, are now accepting submissions to present lectures, roundtables, and panels for the Core Concepts part of the event, taking place from Wednesday through Friday of the GDC week. Proposals will be open from now until Thursday, August […]