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MCM Expo Group Rebrands As Part Of Expansion For Cultural Events, Announces GamerMania London

by Grant Whiteon January 6, 2016
Having recently expanded into mainland Europe following several years of annual conventions within the UK (with recent numbers rivalling those of America’s prestigious San Diego Comic Con), the MCM Expo Group have rebranded as MCM Central as part of a committed focus to expand beyond the Comic Cons that have made their name. The first […]
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Activision Purchases Major League Gaming

by Peter Paltridgeon January 1, 2016
Last October, Activision announced a new division of their company devoted solely to the growing activity of esports. It was also announced that Mike Sepso, co-founder of the popular esports company Major League Gaming, would now work as Senior Vice President for Activision’s new esports venture. They wanted more than just Mike. Esportsobserver.com broke the […]

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Latest Updates For Call Of Duty World League

by Peter Paltridgeon December 22, 2015
The tryouts are over and the competition is now underway. The Call of Duty World League held its regional competition in America, Europe, and Australia/New Zealand over the weekend. Promising teams that rose from the competition include Team EnVyUs, which was the only team to earn a perfect 6-0 sweep (and they’re our guys, go […]
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EA Games Launches eSports Division

by Peter Paltridgeon December 11, 2015
The growing popularity of eSports has not gone unnoticed by Big Publishers Inc. On the heels of Activision, Electronic Arts has announced its own eSports division, the EA Competitive Gaming Division (or CGD for short), to be helmed by COO Peter Moore. EA spoke about the new venture in a prideful blog post on their […]

Battlefy Unifies The eSports Movement

Battlefy Unifies The eSports Movement

by Peter Paltridgeon November 16, 2015
Competitive video game tournaments (commonly referred to as eSports) have blown up in popularity over the last few years. Tens of thousands of tournaments for games like DOTA 2, LoL and others have taken place just in 2015, amounting to more than 100 million players and almost 150 million viewers watching the events on TV […]
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PR: MCM Expo and ESL seal eSports partnership

by Grant Whiteon May 12, 2014
MCM LONDON COMIC CON – EXCEL LONDON – 23-25 MAY MCM Expo and ESL seal eSports partnership MCM Expo is to further expand its eSports activity through a new partnership with the UK division of the Electronic Sports League (ESL), the world’s largest and oldest international eSports organisation. Starting with this month’s MCM London Comic […]