Esports Betting Articles

Betting on The International 2018 – My Top Pick and Analysis
August 18, 2018 by Martin Willard
It’s almost time for The International 2018. The group stage is nearing its conclusion, and the main event of the leading Dota 2 championship will be starting in just two days. I already wrote a post covering The International 2018…
A Look Ahead to The International 2018 and Its Betting Opportunities
August 16, 2018 by Martin Willard
Can you imagine being awarded over $10 million for winning a video game competition? Despite the professional esports scene now being firmly established and tournaments regularly featuring multimillion-dollar prize pools, I still find myself amazed at just how much money…
How Augmented and Virtual Reality Could Affect Esports
April 29, 2018 by Sam Welch
In the summer of 2016, the world got it’s first taste of consumer usable, mainstream, beloved augmented reality with the release of Pokémon Go. The game spread like wildfire throughout the globe, maintaining a huge player base even today. Pokémon…
MGM Grand and Unikrn to Offer Cryptocurrency Prizes for Esports Events
April 27, 2018 by Lu Ann Wall
The face of Las Vegas is changing… once again. The Las Vegas casinos are some of the most highly-regulated operations in the world. The Nevada Gaming Control Board and Commission watches everything that goes on, especially on the famous Las…
The Easiest Esports to Understand
April 19, 2018 by Sam Welch
Getting into esports can be difficult to do. There are simply too many options, and many games have a huge learning curve even from the spectator’s side. If you’re just getting into esports, you may want to do some shopping…
Esports Professionals and Video Game Addiction
April 12, 2018 by Jackie Shelton
The esports scene has exploded since the past few years, largely thanks to major league video games like Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, League of Legends, and Defense of the Ancients 2. It’s a growing industry and it doesn’t look like it’s…
Why This Year Could Be the Jackpot for League of Legends
April 4, 2018 by Jerry Summer
The NA LCS has officially transitioned from a big-time community esport into a real organization filled with different corporations from around the world. For example, we have teams coming from the NBA, like the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland…
Top Picks for the 2018 EU LCS Playoffs
March 13, 2018 by Jackie Shelton
The EU LCS (the European League of Legends Championship Series) is a completely different spectrum from the NA LCS (the North America League of Legends Championship Series) and the LCK (the League of Legends Champions Korea). They have different types…
Four Teams That Have the Highest Chance of Making It to the NA LCS Playoffs
March 8, 2018 by Jackie Shelton
If there’s one thing we’ve seen about the 2018 NA LCS, it’s that this year’s Spring Split regular season has been extremely unpredictable. Players are becoming more versatile, and teams have learned to adapt to face against veteran teams like…
Why Las Vegas is Quickly Becoming the New Esports Destination
March 6, 2018 by Sam Welch
Las Vegas has a rocky history with esports. While the relatively new form of competition was kept away from Sin City for quite some time, the doors broke open not long ago. With Vegas now embracing competitive esports, the city…