Fox Sports has announced that they will be hosting FIFA 19 eSports events throughout the course of 2019. These Global Series events will take place in the US, as well as other territories including the FIFA eNations Cup in London and the season finale of the hotly contested FIFA eWorld Cup.
The Weeknd has invested Esports organisation in OverActive Media (OAM), and will be the first global ambassador to be associated with the company. The Weeknd will serve as a part of the parent company of Toronto Defiant and Splyce, who both compete in the renowned Overwatch League competition.
Shang Tsung returns to Mortal Kombat which is cool but is this LDC announcement a little early for a game that is not yet released?
Today Comcast Corp. has revealed that they are planning on creating a $50 million arena in Philadelphia to be used specifically for eSports. The Fusion Arena will boast 3,500 seats in the venue, as well as offering training facilities and more for players.
The Manchester and London campuses of the University Campus of Football Business (UCFB) will be hosting a FIFA tournament with a cash prize of £1000 for whoever becomes the UCFB eSports champion.