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Excedrin Partners With Nadeshot to Combat Gaming Headaches

Matthew “Nadeshot” Haag, Founder of 100 Thieves, has partnered with Excedrin to help educate gamers about the risks of headaches while playing, and how to prevent and fight them. The partnership includes a six-step mindfulness routine to help reduce the mental and physical stress that can trigger headaches. According to…

F1 Esports Introduces Women-Only Route Into Sim Racing

F1 Esports have introduced a women-only qualification avenue to earn a spot at the Pro Exhibition, opening an opportunity to be selected by official teams for the upcoming esports season. The Women’s Wildcard will open the door for racers to compete over the course of May 3-9 to set flying…

Valkyrae and CouRage Become 100 Thieves Co-Owners

100 Thieves, one of the leading gaming lifestyle companies, has welcomed Rachell “Valkyrae” Hofstetter and Jack “CouRage” Dunlop to its ownership group. The two content creators are joining a group currently composed of CEO and Founder Matthew “Nadeshot” Haag, Drake, Scooter Braun, and Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert. “As a…

E3 to Return as a Digital Event This June

E3 was one of the major events that suffered from the COVID-19 pandemic, and after considering a digital event during the lockdown, it was ultimately cancelled altogether. Many developers presented their own online reveals throughout the year. However, E3 plans to return this year digitally, and will highlight live press…

First Halo Infinite Esports Event Planned for 2021

Halo Infinite was forced into a delay last year, and since then, both Microsoft and 343 Industries have remained quiet. However, even with no recent footage or news of the game, it’s still assumed that the game will be launching later this Fall. Now, the esports event planning has begun,…

Activision Shuts Down Stat Site SBMM Warzone

Activision has officially sent popular stat site Warzone a cease and desist over privacy concerns. According to various reports, the cease and desist was issued on March 22, ordering the website to be shut down by March 29. The Call of Duty publisher claims SBMM Warzone infringes on company copyright,…

Collegiate Esports Gain National Tournament Support

Collegiate esports have remained fairly niche in the industry despite acquiring support from some larger organizations such as Evil Geniuses. Now, a new tournament series supported by the Gaming Community Network (GCN) and Van Wagner will be “the most-comprehensive, large-scale national esports tournament[s] to reach the collegiate marketplace.” Each event…

Call of Duty 2021 Will Return to WWII, Rumors Suggest

Call of Duty 2021 is just eight months away and rumors of the next installment have continued suggesting it will take place during WWII… again. The initial rumors began not long after the release of Cold War, but the latest rumor goes slightly further and claims that the title is…

NFL Players Help Build Esports Arena With Tampa Nonprofit

NFL legends Steve Young and Jerry Rice, along with Super Bowl 55, is helping a Tampa nonprofit build an esports arena for disadvantaged youth. The Skills Center uses activities like sports to “enhance leadership and boost futures.” With esports continuing to experience growth, more and more kids are looking to…

FaZe Clan Announces Entrance Into Rocket League

FaZe Clan has officially entered Rocket League after acquiring The Peeps, a North American team. The announcement was made during a promotional “interruption” during the Verizon 5G Ultra Cup Rocket League Competition. The organization now carries nine competitive teams in different esports titles. The Peeps, a roster developed in 2018, is…

TSM Reveals All-Women Valorant Esports Team

TSM announced the addition of a new all-women Valorant roster, joining other esports organizations such as Cloud9, Evil Geniuses, and Dignitas that have developed women rosters for the league. Valorant has started to become a positive ecosystem for women competitors, whether they’re making the switch from CSGO or not, and…

Oakley Partners With Call of Duty Legend Scump

Oakley has been a staple in sports culture for decades. Now, the eyewear brand is swooping into esports, an industry that has a specific need for glasses. The partnership comes tied with Call of Duty phenom Seth “Scump” Abner, who is officially the first esports figure to become partnered beside…