'Hate speech, threats, and bigotry have no place in the LCS,' Commissioner Chris Greeley said in a Twitter post.
Resident Evil 2, DMC5, and Monster Hunter World were Capcom's software hat trick, but esports expansion into the west will play a big role for the upcoming fiscal year.
Street Fighter League: Amateur-US will follow SLG's competitive rubric, including 'hometown teams,' live events, and 'premiere amateur content' for Super League TV.
The rebrand encapsulates two distinct operations, including Gamers Club (a recent acquisition from Brazil) and IGC Esports, which is comprised of LA Valiant, MIBR, and Immortals.
Akatsuki Entertainment Technology Fund, which already has investments in esports organization FaZe Clan and the mobile gaming app Bunch, has announced investments in cloud-based retail experiences, VR treatment for chronic pain, and an AI-based video editing system, among other ventures.
Will Smith invested in esports, Gen.G announced this week.
$3 million is at stake in the Fortnite Creative Trials.
Two big celebrity investments top this week's esports news.
A new study from Niko Partners reveals 60 percent of Southeast Asia's gamers gravitate toward esports, hinting at further growth for the field in the region's future.
There's a lot of money being tossed around esports this week.