ESPN and ABC announces that they will not air an Apex Legends event out of respect for the victims of last weekend’s mass shootings.
Pro Smash Bros player CaptainZack admits to asking pro player Ally to throw his matches in the wake of a sexual abuse controversy.
In a surprise comeback, GO1 manages to defeat SonicFox in the EVO 2019 Dragon Ball FighterZ tournament and is overcome with emotion when he wins.
The intense Soulcalibur 6 Winners Final match between Skyll and Yuttoto ends in spectacular fashion at Evo 2019.
A leader in the Louisiana Fighting Game Community dies from a heart attack during a video game tournament in New York City over the weekend.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate hype remains high as registrations for the upcoming tournament at the EVO Championship Series 2019 set a record for the franchise.
Professional Super Smash Bros. Ultimate player Elliot 'Ally' Carroza-Oyarce retires from competitive gaming after admitting to having a relationship with a teenager.
15 year old Benjy Fish, also known as benjyfishy, quits school to play the popular battle royale game Fortnite professionally after encouragement from his mother.
Dominique 'SonicFox' McLean, one of the top fighting game players in the world, reveals his top three Mortal Kombat 11 fighters after the game's first week.
Super Smash Bros. Melee pro player Chaucer 'Fauxhebro' Gilson quits in the middle of a match during the Battle of BC 3 tournament in Vancouver, Canada.
FOX's long-running animated television show The Simpsons decides to parody eSports and games such as League of Legends and Dota 2 in an upcoming episode.
Popular Twitch streamer Faith reveals inappropriate text messages that Fortnite professional player Cowboy allegedly sent to an unidentified underage girl.
Farming Simulator 19 developer Giants Software reveals its forthcoming Farming Simulator League, a new eSports league focused on competitive farming game modes.
Ex-Blizzard employee Jules Murillo-Cueller, who worked on Hearthstone's eSports, details racial discrimination at the company that led to him being suicidal.
Known for his eSports support and video game critiques, John 'TotalBiscuit' Bain will be the first non-pro, non-player inductee into the eSports Hall of Fame
Popular Fortnite streamer Ninja reveals why he doesn't play more competitive Fortnite, despite many of his fans asking him to play in more tournaments.