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2011-06-22 15:55:00

ONTARIO, Calif., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The North American Star League (NASL), a premiere StarCraft II eSports league, is gearing up for its inaugural Season One Finals after completing an exciting nine-week regular season. The top 16 NASL players will be converging July 8-10 at the Ontario Convention Center in Ontario, California to compete for an unprecedented $100,000 prize pool. The Finals will also be streamed live via the NASL's streaming partner site, www.justin.tv. Spectators...

2011-05-18 12:00:00

NEW YORK, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The gaming industry's most sought after performance training camp for professional gamers returns in 2011 after the last Red Bull LAN in Santa Monica brought in more than 100,000 total views over its three days of live streaming. The camp will bring together three of North America's top professional Halo: Reach teams from June 24 - June 26 for the first time in New York. The revered competitors will practice at the Red Bull Space tucked away in Soho...

2011-05-05 00:00:31

Solidifies Intergi's Lead as the Partner of Choice For Advertisers; Provides Brands with Unrivaled Reach to Top Gaming Properties and Coveted Consumer Demographics Deerfield Beach, FL (PRWEB) May 04, 2011 Major League Gaming (MLG), the world's largest professional video game league and provider of cross platform online video game competition, has engaged Intergi Entertainment, the premier global gaming site representation company for online ad sales. With the addition of MLG to its network...

2011-03-01 19:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Ericsson and Major League Gaming (MLG), the world's largest professional video game league and provider of cross platform online videogame competition, today announced a partnership making Xperia(TM) PLAY the official mobile handset of Major League Gaming. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110301/NY57194LOGO-a ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110301/NY57194LOGO-b ) "Sony Ericsson is redefining mobile gaming with...

2011-02-22 14:23:00

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif., Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The World of eSports received a major adrenaline shot Monday when the North American Star League (NASL.tv) announced the first professional Western StarCraft 2 league featuring a regular season schedule and an astounding $400,000 prize pool. StarCraft 2(TM): Wings of Liberty(TM) is the property of Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. StarCraft 2 is the popular real-time-strategy (RTS) game released in 2010 by Blizzard Entertainment and is the...

2010-11-08 15:44:00

DALLAS and NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Major League Gaming (MLG), the world's largest professional video game league, has crowned Team Final Boss as the 2010 League Champions in its video game pro circuit national championship competition following a tumultuous season filled with shocking upsets and surprise wins. The Dallas event this past weekend was the ultimate in MLG's 2010 nationwide live competition circuit, which staged a platform for professional and amateur players to...

2010-11-01 11:54:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Major League Gaming (MLG), the world's largest professional video game league, today begins the official countdown towards its 2010 national championship - the highly anticipated championship rounds for its season long pro and combine competitions. The live finale will award huge cash prizes and coveted season titles to the winning pro team and elevate the most skilled combine winners to pro status. The 2010 Pro Circuit competition and the MLG Doritos...

2010-10-27 05:00:00

PLANO, Texas, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- ViewCast Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: VCST), a developer of industry-leading solutions for the transformation, management and delivery of digital media over enterprise, broadband, and mobile networks, today announced that Major League Gaming (MLG), the largest professional video game league in the world, has selected ViewCast's Osprey® 700e HD video capture cards to underpin its live streaming infrastructure. Delivering over 1.9...

2010-10-24 00:13:15

With 2011 on the horizon, Rivalspot Sports Entertainment is excited to announce the addition of the latest sports video game titles to Rivalspot.com. Users can now compete online at Madden 11, FIFA 11 and NHL 11 for the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360, playing online against other users in Rivalspot's diverse gaming arenas. These titles accompany the complete 2010 lineup, which includes NCAA Football, Fight Night Round 4 and NBA Live 10. Future additions will also include NBA 2K11 and MMA titles....

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