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Blizzard files trademark for 'Compete' eSports service

Debates about its merits as a true sport aside, the success of services like Twitch further highlights the rising popularity of eSports. We’ve already seen major companies like Amazon, ESPN and Google (via YouTube Gaming) get involved so it’s of…

eSports is not a real sport according to ESPN president

Competitive gaming, or eSports, is bigger than ever. Valve recently partnered with ESPN to air coverage of The International Dota 2 Championships back in July with $10 million in prizes up for grabs. Even still, however, eSports aren’t thought of…

Found: eSports, StarCraft II showcased on new YouTube show

With competitive gaming on the rise, Red Bull has picked up ex-pro gamer Walshy to host a new show that follows the eSports scene -- particularly StarCraft II. The crew plans to cover Blizzard's RTS over the next few months, including an upcoming chat with developers...

Thermaltake intros Overseer RX-I eSports gaming chassis

Thermaltake's eSports series grew one chassis stronger today with the enthusiast-grade Overseer RX-I. Priced at €102 (~$140), the full tower crams the functionality of Thermaltake's $160 Chaser MK-I into a more affordable package...