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The explosive opportunity of Philippine eSports

By Bjorn Biel M. Beltran, Special Features Writer Until very recently, the idea that anyone can make a living by playing video games has been nothing...

Taking eSports to the next level

By Mark Louis F. Ferrolino, Special Features Writer The Philippine electronic sports (eSports) scene has come a long way. From a concept that was not widely...

Philippines named overall champion at WESG Southeast Asia 2018

Filipinos continue to make waves in the global electronic sports (eSports) scene as the Philippines was hailed as overall champion at the World Electronic...

The rise of eSports in the Philippines

By Bjorn Biel M. Beltran, Special Features Writer Though the industry takes its roots in the 2000s, the international eSports scene did not see much traction...

Video games not to blame for US shooting: Asia e-sports body

Jakarta, Indonesia -- Video games are not to blame for the recent mass shooting at a competitive gaming tournament in United States, Asia's top...

Disney to put live Overwatch eSports matches on TV

SAN FRANCISCO — Fans of the Overwatch video game will soon be able to watch competitions on television under a deal announced Wednesday by Activision Blizzard and Walt Disney Co. Disney and its ESPN channels will be exclusive partners for broadcasting Overwatch matches on television in the US, in the “most significant commitment” they have made to video games as spectator sport, Activision Blizzard eSports league chief Pete Vlastelica told AFP.