Tag: gaming

  • FaZe Clan Joins Host New York Islanders For Esports Night December 5 At UBS Arena

    New York Islanders, FaZe Clan Announce Esports Night, Immersive Gaming Collaboration with Featured Matchup Between NHL Gaming World Champions Hockey and gaming, lifestyle and sport fans, respectively, the New York Islanders are hosting Esports Night in Collaboration with FaZe Clan (NASDAQ: FAZE) at UBS Arena on December 6, 2022 as part of the NHL franchises […]

  • Rocket League Developer Psyonix Signs Gaming Deals With Four NFL Players

    Psyonix is the Rocket League Developer and today announced the signing of 4 NFL players in a show of commitment towards athletes learning to play the popular soccer video game where hybrid sports meets driving gamification on the screen. The 2021-22 mayhem promises to have George Kittle, Devonta Smith, Mecole Hardman, and Cam Jordan slated […]

  • A Brief Cybersecurity Guide for eSports Players and Fans

    It doesn’t matter if you’re a casual viewer or an ardent gamer: eSports comes with its own set of risk factors that apply almost equally. The Sports Techie community blog wants our international and domestic gamers to do your cyber best to stay safe when digitally connected, whether playing a video game, or not. And […]

  • Seattle Seahawks, Call of Duty “Battle of the Bosses” Pits Players Vs Fans

    The Seattle Seahawks sent me a DM yesterday on Twitter discussing their “Battle of the Bosses” Call of Duty eSports Tournament pitting 6 players against 366 fans. Today, at 6 pm PST, the Hawks are hosting Tuesday’s winners of the first round involving 122 fan teams, in CoD matches played against professional football players, making […]

  • Twitch: All Esports Tournaments Now in One Place

    In response to skyrocketing viewership that exceeded 3 billion hours in Q1 2020, Twitch launched a directory for the easy navigation of live esports tournaments. The page, simply titled “Esports” is a meeting place for all the events going on in the world of virtual sports. This directory is a savior for those who love esports […]

  • Ultimate Rivals Sports Game Franchise By Bit Fry Gaming Studios Available On Apple Arcade

    Bit Fry is not a software code, fishing recipe or the nickname of the techie kid next door rather it is new, officially licensed sports gaming franchise featuring top players across all the major sport leagues. This is a first video game of its kind created by Bit Fry Game Studios located in New Hampshire. […]

  • Sports Betting Added To Fantasy Sports At FSGA Best Of Industry Awards In Vegas

    Sports betting as a category was added to fantasy sports for the Fantasy Sports & Gaming Association (FSGA) Industry Awards held in Las Vegas during the 2020 Winter Conference on January 14 and 15. Adding the fast-growing sport bet categories made it 29 total awards voted on by FSGA members, a distinguished media panel and […]

  • MLB Authorizes FanDuel As Official Gaming Operator

    FanDuel signed on today as a MLB Authorized Gaming Operator in a multi-year deal. Sportradar will provide access to official MLB data to power this new sports betting alignment. This is FanDuel’s first business arrangement with Major League Baseball or any of their 30 clubs. Microbetting is at the heart of this deal in the […]

  • FIFA eWorld Cup and EA Sports FIFA 19 Global Series Record Global Viewership Numbers

    The FIFA eWorld Cup 2019, odds are you do not know about this exciting eSports Tournament but you should as the major event hosted at The O2 in London garnered 47 million views across online platforms. The record viewership numbers saw an increase of 60 percent more than the 29 million that watched the popular […]

  • BallStreet Trading Open For Sports Trades

    BallStreet Trading, Inc. developed a brand new off the shelf game to trade stocks while watching sports. Their peer-to-peer prediction market app allows fans real-time fan engagement in the form of win probability during live events with a decentralized exchange. Price of shares and virtual currency is driven by buyers and sellers in market numbers. […]