TV Network for Esports Coming to New York and LA

Venn is a startup TV network, and stands for Video Game Entertainment & News Network. This New York-based TV network is unique, as they solely focus on esports and gaming news. It is led by an Emmy-winning producer, and the former executive of Vivendi Games. These two business partners have raised a whopping 17 million USD, […]

Konami to Open Esports Complex in Tokyo

Konami Digital Entertainment and the Konami Group will establish an esports complex within the Konami Creative Center Ginza (KCC Ginza), which is under construction at its new business base in Japan. The announcement was made at the Tokyo Game Show 2019. Located within the Konami Creative Center Ginza (KCC Ginza), the new complex will be a distribution studio for esports competitions and related […]

Osaka, Japan, Opening Massive Esports-Themed Hotel

Next April, an esports-themed hotel will open in Osaka’s geek district Nipponbashi. Called Esports Hotel E-Zone Cyberspace in English, it is the first of its kind in Japan. According to Japanese news outlet Fashion Snap, the main attraction for E-Zone will be located on the hotel’s first three floors. This section of the facility will house […]

BLAST Announce USD 4.25M BLAST Premier 2020

BLAST have announced their newest CS:GO competitive circuit, the BLAST Premier, a new global tournament series with a massive prize pool. BLAST is best known for the Pro Series events, held worldwide with many of the best teams in Counter-Strike invited, but are introducing a new format for 2020. The BLAST Premier will offer USD 500,000 for […]