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Intel Extreme Masters Sydney 2018 draws a huge crowd
Mon, 7th May 2018
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Sydney's Qudos Bank thrills as Intel Extreme Masters hosts global CS:GO elite.
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Vodafone and ESL announce international esports partnership
Fri, 27th Apr 2018
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Vodafone New Zealand announced that globally they have become a Premium Partner of ESL, the world’s largest esports company.
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LPL's Dragon Ball FighterZ NZ national finals is happening tonight
Wed, 21st Mar 2018
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Let's Play Live (LPL) travelled across the country to find the best Dragon Ball FighterZ players in New Zealand. It's now down to the final eight!.
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New Zealand and Australia to form their own eSports council
Wed, 14th Mar 2018
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The New Zealand eSports Federation and Australian eSports Association have agreed to form their very own Oceania eSports Council.
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Intel brings esports to Pyeongchang ahead of the olympic winter games
Mon, 6th Nov 2017
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Intel recently announced plans to bring gaming experiences to PyeongChang ahead of next February’s Olympic Winter Games...
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Media Design School and ESL team up for a major tournament
Mon, 11th Sep 2017
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ESL Australia partners with Media Design School to support the growing esports scene in Australia and New Zealand.
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Tekken 7 eSports tourney will hit NZ TV screens September 11
Fri, 14th Jul 2017
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New Zealand's top Tekken 7 players to clash on Sky TV for a $10K prize and a chance to compete globally this September.
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E3 2017: Intel showcases new PC gaming and VR experiences, announces US$1m Grand Slam for esports
Wed, 14th Jun 2017
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Intel inks landmark esports partnership with ESL, reveals new VR esports tournaments and announces pre-orders for Intel Core X-series processors.
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Winners announced: NZ's first high school eSports champs
Mon, 12th Jun 2017
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Mount Roskill Grammar School (MRG) crowned first-ever New Zealand secondary school eSports champions in the High School League One (HSL1) tournament.
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Tournament getting eSports into NZ schools preps round 2
Wed, 7th Jun 2017
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New Zealand's high school gaming league, HSL, is set to expand to 100 schools in Season Two, with hopes to go international in Season Three.
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Asus - The most recognisable and popular gaming brand
Thu, 18th May 2017
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13 International Media have awarded ASUS as ‘No. 1 Gaming Brand’ from 12 different countries in Asia Pacific alone.
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Esports: the future of spectator sport?
Mon, 15th May 2017
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On the weekend of 6th and 7th May, Qudos Arena in Sydney’s Olympic Park, site of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, hosted a very different type of sport.
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Intel brings world-class eSports to Australasia
Mon, 8th May 2017
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The Brazilian line-up of German-based eSports team SK Gaming claimed the crown at the Intel Extreme Masters championship final over the weekend.
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Acer's new Predator gaming laptop looks FIERCE
Fri, 5th May 2017
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Acer's Predator 21 X, with a trailblazing curved screen, wows gamers at its Australian premiere during IEM eSports event.
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High School League playoffs and the road to the finals
Thu, 27th Apr 2017
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Latest announcements from the High School League tell us how the finals will look and promise some fierce competition yet to come.
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High School League competition amps up in week eight
Mon, 24th Apr 2017
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eSports teams are becoming more prevalent in education, offering gaming enthusiasts a chance to turn their passion into a career.
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High school eSports teams to clash live for the first time
Mon, 3rd Apr 2017
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The first high school eSports league in New Zealand kicks off tonight, with teams competing in League of Legends. Let the games begin!.
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First-person MOBA fun with Battleborn
Wed, 8th Jun 2016
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Gearbox Software, creators of the seminal Borderlands series of first-person shooters brings us a new franchise with Battleborn.