Tag Archive: eSports

  • There’s a New Sport in Town Blockchain Technology, News, News teaser, Sponsored Article

    There’s a New Sport in Town

    This new sport is attracting droves of participants while it’s also on pace to generate more than a billion dollars in revenue within the next two years. It’s being featured on major sports networks, and, when you tune into the 2020 Olympics, you may be watching it along with the cadre of established sports that typically comprise the games. [Note: This is a sponsored article.] It’s being cheered by arenas full of fans, but it

    · November 11, 2017 · 12:00 pm
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    DreamTeam Creates the First and Largest Recruitment and Management Network for eSports Players

    DreamTeam builds a platform to provide a clear and transparent way to create teams and offers the fastest and easiest way to grow from amateur to novice and, if desired, to professional player. [Note: This is a sponsored article.] Esports is Changing the Way We Look at Competition The growing popularity of Esports isn’t something people can deny anymore. Over the past few years, view counts have skyrocketed, with the biggest tournaments touting million-dollar prize

    · November 9, 2017 · 5:00 am
  • eSports Pioneer Eloplay Announces Token Pre-Sale Altcoin News, News, News teaser

    Bitcoinist is Giving Away 20k Eloplay ELT Tokens

    To help introduce Eloplay to the crypto community, Bitcoinist is excited to announce that it will be giving away 20,000 Eloplay tokens to our loyal readers. Do you like gaming? Do you love crypto? Eloplay is the popular eSports gaming platform that combines both. They’ve been in operation since 2015 and have recently been making a name for themselves thanks to the new Smart Tournaments feature that they recently rolled out. What are Smart Tournaments,

    · October 21, 2017 · 1:10 pm
  • Eloplay Token Sale Countdown Begins Altcoin News, Blockchain Technology, News, News teaser

    Eloplay Token Sale Countdown Begins

    Eloplay, the eSports gaming platform that has been making a name for itself in recent weeks with the addition of its blockchain-based Smart Tournaments, is counting down the final hours until the launch of its token sale, which begins on October 16. Great Things are Afoot at Eloplay In the days and weeks leading up to the launch of their token sale, the team at Eloplay have been hard at work forging new partnerships and

    · October 16, 2017 · 2:45 am
  • eSports Pioneer Eloplay Announces Token Pre-Sale Altcoin News, News, News teaser, Sponsored Article

    eSports Pioneer Eloplay Announces Token Pre-Sale

    Eloplay, the innovative eSports gaming platform that lets players at all levels organize and participate in tournaments with decentralized prize pools, has announced the start of its token pre-sale. The popular eSports platform has been in the headlines in recent weeks, first for implementing their blockchain-based Smart Tournament functionality, and then for its partnerships with Wings and Bancor, not to mention the addition of professional eSports gamer Daniil “Zeus” Teslenko to the team. Eloplay is

    · October 14, 2017 · 2:15 am
  • Interview with eSports Game Changer Eloplay Interviews, News, News teaser

    Interview with eSports Game Changer Eloplay

    Bitcoinist spoke with Vitaly Balakhonov, CEO of Eloplay, the eSports platform that allows players to organize and participate in tournaments with decentralized prize pools through the use of its innovative blockchain-based Smart Tournaments. Eloplay’s ICO begins on October 16, 2017. Bitcoinist: How did you come up with the idea for Eloplay? VB: At first it was a simple idea to create a service for one-on-one video games competitions. In April 2016, the platform hosted the first trial battles where

    · October 10, 2017 · 3:00 pm
  • Eloplay Token Sale Countdown Begins Blockchain Technology, Emerging Markets, Sponsored Article

    Eloplay – Leveling the eSports Playing Field

    Eloplay, the eSports platform that allows players to organize and participate in tournaments with decentralized prize pools, has announced its upcoming token sale to raise funds for the integration of additional blockchain-based features. Why eSports Needs Eloplay Competitive video gaming, better known as eSports, is an industry that is increasing in popularity at an astronomical rate. This year alone, the breakout sport has amassed a worldwide audience of over 400 million and estimated earnings of

    · October 1, 2017 · 1:45 pm
  • Interview with eSports Game Changer Eloplay Blockchain Technology, News, News teaser, Sponsored Article

    EloPlay and Blockchain Tech are Changing the eSports Industry

    Last week, EloPlay announced plans to integrate blockchain technology into its popular eSports platform. The Current eSports Market eSports is a form of competitive gaming. It is a relatively new phenomenon, but one that has really caught fire and managed to spawn a booming industry. It has become so popular, in fact, that it has already been added to the 2022 Asian Games and there is even talk about it being included in the 2024

    · September 26, 2017 · 9:30 am
  • Hunt in Siberia: Take a Trip Through Blockchain Press releases

    Hunt in Siberia: Take a Trip Through Blockchain

    Hunt.Bet, not the real one. The public token sale of the team from Siberia is continuing. Two days ago, the ambitious ICO was started. HUNT.BET is a blockchain eSports betting platform for the most popular cyber sports disciplines – League of Legends, Dota 2, Counter-Strike: GO, HearthStone, Overwatch, etc. [Note: This is a press release.] HUNT.BET provides news, statistics, tournament broadcasting, communication with eSport amateurs and professionals, gaming devices, lots of promotional activities and much

    · August 16, 2017 · 1:30 pm
  • Beyond the Void Altcoin News, Altcoins, Start-Ups

    Beyond the Void Launches ICO for MOBA Cryptocurrency

    The upcoming free-to-play MOBA title Beyond the Void started a month-long ICO on OpenLedger earlier this week on November 1. During the fundraiser, the game’s developers will sell Nexium (NxC) tokens to jump-start the title’s in-game economy. Disclaimer: This article is sponsored by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Beyond the Void to Create a Working Blockchain Economy According to developers, Beyond the Void is the first-ever competitive MOBA to use a smart contract-backed token economy powered by the

    · November 3, 2016 · 1:00 pm
  • gamerholic Altcoin News, Altcoins

    Gamerholic Launches Steemit-Like Social Media Platform for Gamers

    Gamerholic, a cryptocurrency-fueled competition platform for casual gamers, has taken a page from Steemit and created a monetized social media platform tailored towards the gaming community. Also read: Jaxx Wallet Now Live With Zcash Gamerholic Presents Monetized Social Media for Gamers Utilizing a Reddit and Steemit-inspired voting system, posts on the platform earn “Respeck.” The more Respeck a post earns, the more money it receives. Additionally, users who give their Respeck to posts earn a

    · November 2, 2016 · 12:00 pm
  • Beyond the Void Altcoin News, Altcoins, Ethereum, Start-Ups

    ‘Beyond the Void’ to Be First-Ever MOBA to Hold ICO

    Beyond the Void, and upcoming MOBA title geared towards eSports competitors, will become the first game ever to raise development funds through an ICO. Hosted on CCEDK-owned OpenLedger, the sale starts Tuesday, November 1, 2016. Disclaimer: This article is sponsored by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Beyond the Void is a real-time strategy game, designed for competitive play. The game’s developers told press they want to tap into the ever-growing eSports market, which brings in hundreds of

    · October 28, 2016 · 1:00 pm
  • firstblood Altcoin News, Altcoins, Ethereum, Start-Ups

    FirstBlood: Blockchain-Based ESports Platform Nears Crowdsale

    Firstblood Technologies is set to launch a token crowdsale featuring first ever “Power Hour.” Disclaimer: This is a press release. Bitcoinist is not responsible for this firm’s products and/or services FirstBlood Technologies Inc., a U.S.-based firm, is launching a crowdsale of its eSports token “1SŦ” (or “1ST”), featuring the first ever Power Hour purchase period offering buyers a 70 percent discount on the final price change. But even more intriguing is the platform behind the

    · September 17, 2016 · 6:31 pm
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    eBoost Claims to Be ‘First’ eSports Betting Coin, ICO Announced

    LOS ANGELES — The International eBoost society has announced what it calls “the world’s first” cryptocurrency specifically designed for use in competitive gaming. Branded the “eBoost token,” the cryptocurrency acts as an in-game currency that facilitates wagers on player-versus-player matches. Also read: ‘Big Four’ Auditor, KPMG, Launches Blockchain Services The eBoost Gaming Coin The eBoost team told press that creating a cryptocurrency to allow eSports betting was simply logical. “eSports games. . .are considered games of skill

    · September 15, 2016 · 3:53 pm
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    Breakout Gaming Making Progress on New eSports Platform

    Breakout gaming, the team behind the new Breakout Coin (BRK) and Breakout Stake (BRX), is making progress with its new player-vs-player (PVP) eSports platform, creating what they call “an attractive use-case for BRK beyond trading.” Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with the firms represented by Bitcoin PR Buzz and is not responsible for their products and/or services. Marketed for both professional gamers and casual players, “BreakoutPvP” is

    · July 24, 2016 · 11:00 pm
  • Breakout gaming Altcoin News, Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bitcoin PR Buzz, News, News teaser

    Breakout Gaming Launches Competitive eSports Platform

    Breakout Gaming, the team that created Breakout Coin, has launched a player-vs-player (PVP) platform for eSports players. Disclaimer: This article was provided by Bitcoin PR Buzz. Bitcoinist is not affiliated with the firms represented by Bitcoin PR Buzz and is not responsible for their products and/or services. “Breakout PVP,” live as of July 15, is starting with PVP matchups for Counter Strike: Global Offensive, one of the most popular competitive games in the world. Breakout

    · July 19, 2016 · 1:00 pm
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    Alternative eSports Curriculum At Norwegian School Could Soon Include Bitcoin And Blockchain Classes

    There is no denying our educational system will need to be turned upside it’s head if teachers want to cope with the growing demand of our society. Droning on about the same topics over the past thirty years has left a huge gap in the job market, especially where IT and finance are concerned. A Norwegian high school will be adding both gaming and esports on their timetable. Perhaps Bitcoin and blockchain will make an

    · January 12, 2016 · 7:42 am
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    How eSports Tournaments Can Spread Bitcoin Awareness

    Bitcoin could prove to be quite attractive to the world of online gaming and eSports. Not just in terms of using BTC for micro-transactions — due to lower fees and instant transactions — but also in terms of raising funds for major tournaments. With Dota 2’s “The International” tournament just a few months away, there is still ample time for Bitcoin companies and community members to help raise additional funds. Also read: HYPER, GoldPieces Sponsor

    · June 16, 2015 · 8:00 am
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    Xapo Brings Bitcoin To eSports Through New Partnerships

    Ever since Bitcoin gained more mainstream attention, it has become clear that certain groups of people were naturally attracted to the idea behind the digital currency. One of those groups were gamers, as they were able to put their powerful GPUs to work mining bitcoin in the early days. And as we have seen over the past year so, video gaming and Bitcoin still seem to go hand in hand. Also read: Xapo Releases New Comments on

    · April 12, 2015 · 8:00 am