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New Zealand Champions Announced, Mogul Partners with Australian Esports League | The Esports Observer

With local major tournaments and leagues wrapped up for the year, the fourth quarter in the Oceanic (Australia, New Zealand) region can often be a quieter period of negotiations ahead of the new year. But this past month a number of new partnerships and launches made for a busy October. New Zealand sees a big […]


Worlds 2019 Sees Increase in Alternate-Language Hours Watched: Top Twitch Channels, October 2019 | The Esports Observer

The League of Legends World Championship (Worlds 2019) dominated Twitch in October with multiple channels in the top 10, led by Riot Games with 22.88M hours watched.  Influencer-based viewership for the month was down from October 2018 when Michael “Shroud” Grzesiek and Tyler “Ninja” Blevins, who now both stream on Mixer, each recorded more than […]


BlizzCon 2019 Adds MSI as Monitor and Laptop Partner | The Esports Observer

MSI partnered with Blizzard Entertainment to supply hardware for this weekend’s BlizzCon 2019 convention. The company’s laptops and monitors were used in Blizzard’s main control room, while demo PCs used an MSI motherboard. BlizzCon 2019 ended with Overwatch, Hearthstone, and World of Warcraft championship finals. Hardware manufacturer MSI served as the official monitor and laptop […]


Dark puts South Korea back atop StarCraft world | ESPN Esports

Zerg player Park “Dark” Ryung Woo’s victory at the StarCraft II World Championship Series Global Finals on Friday gave South Korea StarCraft’s biggest honor. Read More Related posts: The 2019 BlizzCon Virtual ticket includes some wild Overwatch skins | Destructoid Blizzard Names Former Xbox Executive Mike Ybarra as EVP and GM | The Esports Observer […]