Activision Blizzard hit with federal investigation, Bobby Kotick subpoenaed

Activision Blizzard now faces a federal investigation, The Wall Street Journal reported Monday, into how the company has handled employee allegations of workplace discrimination, sexual harassment, and sexual misconduct. The company’s workplace environment has faced public scrutiny since California authorities filed suit to prosecute similar claims back in July. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission […]

Team Flash partners with XCL Education for SEA esports programme – Esports Insider

Southeast Asian esports organisation Team Flash has partnered with education group XCL Education.  As a result, the two parties revealed a Memorandum of Understanding, which will see the launch of a school-based esports programme at XCL World Academy in Singapore. RELATED: Team Flash partners with Hyperion Gear According to the release, this marks Singapore’s first-ever […]

RLCS returns with new format, prize pool and regions – Esports Insider

The Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) is returning for the 2021-22 season with its largest expansion to date. The upcoming season will usher in a return to LAN as well as an expansion into three new markets, a larger prize pool, and an updated format. RELATED: Psyonix discusses shifting RLCS to events circuit, feedback from […]

GG.Bet partners with RuHub Studio for OGA Dota PIT Invitational – Esports Insider

Online betting Platform GG.Bet has teamed up with ESforce Holding’s content creation firm RuHub Studio for OGA Dota PIT Invitational’s broadcast.  As a result of the deal, GG.Bet’s branding will be integrated into the studio’s media space during the broadcast.  RELATED: RuHub Studio partners with Liga Stavok for TI10 CIS qualifiers Dmitry Voshkarin, GG.Bet СOO, spoke on […]

Get Away From It All With Lake

I spent the last week leaving my job working in technology and traveling back to my lakeside hometown to deliver mail. It was every bit as uneventful as you might expect. Lake is a strange game. Built as a story-driven experience, it nonetheless firmly refuses to tell much of a story. It’s an open world […]

Saints Row returns with a reboot in February 2022

Saints Row is being rebooted as, well, Saints Row, coming Feb. 25, 2022 for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Windows PC via the Epic Games Store. Volition and Deep Silver revealed the game with an extended story trailer shown during Gamescom 2021’s Opening Night Live stream. In it, players are […]

Alliance teams up with Redd+E – Esports Insider

Redd+E, the esports division of Southeast Asian sports media agency Reddentes Sports, has partnered with Swedish esports organisation Alliance.  The deal will grant Redd+E exclusive commercial rights to promote Alliance’s content and sponsorship agreements in Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Indonesia. RELATED: Alliance agrees commercial partnership with Cavea Mark Chew, Managing Director of Redd+E and CEO, […]

I’ve seen Tifa with short hair and I can’t go back

It used to be that long locks were the most desired trait of princesses everywhere, but it seems like Tifa Lockhart, Cloud Strife’s beloved friend from Final Fantasy 7, has taken that ideal and punched it into a million pieces. Over the weekend, the hashtag #TifaShortHair started a trend on Twitter, in which fans of […]

Reveal Group Partners With RPA Supervisor to Help Enterprises Scale and Optimize Their Digital Workforces

All the sessions from Transform 2021 are available on-demand now. Watch now. With RPA Supervisor’s intelligent orchestration, automated management and human-in-the-loop capability, enterprises can bring the benefits of automation to their whole organization NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–August 12, 2021– Reveal Group, the leading Intelligent Automation Services company, is partnering with RPA Supervisor, a proven leader in […]