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Ayre Ventures, CoinGeek Founder Says BSV Global Blockchain Convention Will Be Like Woodstock

Ayre Ventures, CoinGeek Founder Says BSV Global Blockchain Convention Will Be Like Woodstock

“It’s like Woodstock coming to these conferences, that’s how influential this technology is going to be and it’s going to change so many things,” says Calvin Ayre, founder of Ayre Ventures and CoinGeek. 

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/12/2022

Odds to Win the 2022 League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational Final

Odds to Win the 2022 League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational Final

The 2022 League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational Final odds to win had T1 favored early at 1.57 odds (-175.44) with an implied probability of 63.69%.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/11/2022

2022 League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational Betting Odds to Win

2022 League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational Betting Odds to Win

The Mid-Season Invitational, also know as the MSI for short, is an international tournament and is the second biggest League of Legends event during the year and gambling websites do have odds on the matchups and winner of the Championship Final on Sunday May 29, 2022.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, May/09/2022

MetaRace P2E Gaming Experience: Breed Your Own Racehorse NFT

With the 2022 Kentucky Derby in the books and the second biggest upset in Derby history heading to the Preakness Stakes, Rich Strike, there's no better time to delve into the new MetaRace website that combines a number of strands all working together to provide players with a fully immersive P2E gaming experience.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/09/2022

BSV Global Blockchain Convention Just Around the Corner: A Must Attend for Gaming Professionals

BSV Global Blockchain Convention Just Around the Corner

The event takes place this coming May 24-26 (2022) and will feature inspiring stories of innovation straight from global thought leaders, visionaries, and attendees.  Can't come to Dubai?  No need.  Take part virtually from your own living room for free.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/06/2022

What if a Game is Solving Real Life Problems?

Play-to-earn games can be the killer app for blockchain technology according to Adam Kling of Crypto Fights.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/25/2022

Twitch Streamer Mizkif Turns Down $10 Mil a Year Sponsorship by Online Gambling Site

tch Streamer Mizkif Turns Down $10 Mil a Year Sponsorship by Online Gambling Site

Matthew Rinaudo, better known as Mizkif, is among the most popular streamers.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Apr/25/2022

What to Expect From Blockchain 4 Gaming in Warsaw This June

What to Expect From Blockchain 4 Gaming in Warsaw This June

What will your day at the Blockchain 4 Gaming conference look like? Here is a sneak peek at some of the discussions that will take place during the event.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/20/2022

Rivalry Launches Esports and Sports Betting in Ontario

Rivalry Launches Esports and Sports Betting in Ontario

Rivalry Corp. (the “Company” or “Rivalry”) (TSXV: RVLY) (OTCQX: RVLCF) (FSE: 9VK), an internationally regulated sports betting and media company, today announced that its online esports and traditional sports betting service is now live in Ontario. On the first day of regulated online gaming in the province, Ontario residents can access Rivalry’s full sportsbook at www.rivalry.com.

Submitted by Press Release on, Apr/05/2022

Haste Arcade: Play Games Online, Earn Money

Haste Arcade: Play Games Online, Earn Money

Haste Arcade brings the old school games arcade experience online but with a major twist; players can earn money for their success. With most eSports-style games you either beat the other player or garner points, which are, ironically, pointless. Haste Arcade rewards its winning players via a unique, patent-pending Instant Leaderboard Payout (ILP) which does exactly that.

Submitted by Press Release on, Feb/28/2022

A Good Career Choice: The Vibrant Esports Industry

A Good Career Choice: The Vibrant Esports Industry

This is a question that often comes up among video gamers. Can I make a career out of my competitive drive in a video game? To answer this, you need to consider what esports is. It’s a form of entertainment, and as gg.bet/en/esports says, where there is entertainment, there is also money. So, yes, you can make money out of playing video games competitively. Many people already do. 

 

Submitted by Payton on, Feb/17/2022

David Case: Video Games on the BSV Blockchain

CoinGeek’s Nidhi Arora talks to David Case, CTO of FYX Gaming to discuss about the company and CryptoFights, a blockchain-based video game that is currently in an open beta and has been live for four months.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/25/2022

Mortal Online 2 - Launch Giveaway Stream @19:00 UTC Today! (2 pm EST)

Mortal Online 2 - Launch Giveaway Stream @19:00 UTC Today! (2 pm EST)

Star Vault’s CEO hits Twitch to giveaway some spec-tacular gaming hardware and celebrate the imminent release of Mortal Online 2.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jan/24/2022

Turkish Championship League (TCL) - Şampiyonluk Ligi- 2022 Winter Season Betting Odds

Turkish Championship League (TCL) -  Şampiyonluk Ligi- 2022 Winter Season Betting Odds

BetOnline has released Şampiyonluk Ligi betting odds for the Winter season 2022 winner futures.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jan/20/2022

2022 Kickoff Classic in the Call of Duty League Betting Odds

2022 Kickoff Classic in the Call of Duty League Betting Odds

The THIRD season of the Call of Duty League (CDL) is slated to kick off the season with what they call the “Kickoff classic” beginning February 4, 2022 with futures betting and daily markets available at BetOnline (available most jurisdictions worldwide).

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jan/18/2022

Fortnite Tilted Towers Release Date January 18?

Fortnite Tilted Towers Release Date January 18?

The Fortnite Status Twitter account confirmed that the update v19.10 will release on the 18th. It seems like Tilted will return exactly how it appeared when it was first added to the game, but we’ll need to wait until tomorrow for confirmation, according to Fortnite Insider.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jan/17/2022

Unlocking the Potential of Blockchain Gaming

Unlocking the Potential of Blockchain Gaming

If you as an online gaming operator are not embracing and adapting to blockchain technology, expect to be left out in the cold within the next two years.  It is happening that quickly.  This BSV Stories episode is a "must see" for you and those looking to break into this explosive industry.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/15/2021

Skrmiish App Goal to Democratise eSports: Draws on Internet Poker Model

Skrmiish, the SA App Looking to Democratise the World of eSports

Scott Peter Smith of Gamers Live says it does everything from "influencing a fresh global innovative sport, building new technology, embedding a strong revenue model, tapping into the human desire to compete and wrap it up with good timing and an enabling app".

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/14/2021

Is CryptoFights Safe to Play On? Player Reviews, Tutorial and More

Is CryptoFights Safe to Play On? Player Reviews

CryptoFights is a Single Player Fantasy RPG real time game in which your fighter is paired up with another opponent’s Fighter in a 1v1 battle that lasts 1 round and ends when either of the fighter’s Hit Points reaches zero.  Being on the BSV Blockchain ensures transparency and fairness.  

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/10/2021

Esports Entertainment Group Partnering with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City for First Sanctioned Esports Skill-Based Wagering Event in NJ

The launch will include a two-day 256-player in-person tournament, the first skill-based gaming event approved by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement where participants will be permitted to wager on themselves in each round of the event.

Submitted by Press Release on, Dec/10/2021

How Na’Vi Won the PGL Major

PGL Major Stockholm was by far the biggest tournament in the history of CS:GO, being watched concurrently, on average, by 593,000 people. Its Grand Final was viewed by 2.75 million.

Submitted by Payton on, Nov/25/2021

Why eSports Operators Should Start Considering the BSV Blockchain

Why eSports Operators Should Start Considering the BSV Blockchain

Speaking at this week's CoinGeek New York, Tyler Farnsworth, CMO of Built by Gamers, revealed that gaming revenues have already exceeded that of the sports and film industry combined, and the BSV Blockchain is expected to play a major role in the continued explosive growth.

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Oct/06/2021

CoinGeek New York City Conference: Tuesday The Must See Virtual Event for Gaming, eSports Interests

CoinGeek New York City Conference: Tuesday The Must See Virtual Event for Gaming, eSports Interests

CoinGeek New York is finally here and for gaming interests, Tuesday (0ctober 5) will be the most required viewing virtually to find out how Bitcoin SV can revolutionize your operations.  Note: In-person attendance no longer available as it has reached the 500-person threshold.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Oct/04/2021

Esports bookmaker announces esports betting statistics

Esports bookmaker announces esports betting statistics

LOOT.BET, a bookmaker specialising in esports betting, has released an analysis of the previous year's esports betting statistics, with well-known skin gambling games such as those on popular CSGO raffle sites that have made big increases this year.

Submitted by Payton on, Sep/27/2021

The eSsports Beat - Team CLG "We May Be Letting You Go" Video Sponsored by Bud Lite?

The eSports Beat - New Tool Improves Content Optimization With AI

This 'might be the last time we have this roster of five playing' manager tells his team.  Plus, new tool improves content optimization with AI

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/13/2021

FYX Gaming Uses NFTs to Provide Immutable Data to eSports, Betting Platforms

FYX Gaming Uses NFTs to Provide Immutable Data to eSports, Betting Platforms

On this episode of Hashing it Out, CEO and founder Adam Kling and CTO and Chief Architect David Case talk about FYX Gaming (formerly known as Kronoverse)—an esports platform, portal and marketplace built on the BSV blockchain.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jul/06/2021

Rivalry Secures $22m Infusion Ahead of Direct Listing

Rivalry Secures $22m Infusion Ahead of Direct Listing

Toronto-based esports betting operator and media company Rivalry has successfully raised $22m (~£15.9m) in funding led by Eight Capital and Cormark Securities.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jun/30/2021

Unified Pro-Am Association Turns Esports Industry on its Head

Unified Pro-Am Association Turns Esports Industry on its Head

There’s a new kid on the block and it’s rocking the Esports industry. Unified Pro-Am Association (UPA) is now the number one premier destination for NBA2k Tournaments hosted by any one of the leagues for serious NBA2k gamers. And for gamers who want to be drafted in the NBA2k League, it’s the best opportunity out there.

Submitted by Press Release on, Jun/29/2021

The eSports Beat - June 25, 2021: Betbazar Talks Turning eSports Growth Into Retention

He says: "During the pandemic, it was close to 40%. Naturally, we expect that number to decrease as sports come back, but we are realistically expecting to retain 15-18% of the share."

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, Jun/25/2021

The eSports Beat - June 23, 2021

The eSports Beat - June 23, 2021

Sweden Won’t Consider Dota 2 An ‘Elite Sport,’ Threatening The International 2021, Atlantic City looks to become eSports hub.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, Jun/23/2021

Breaking News

Political Betting News: Alabama GOP Senate Race a Nail Biter

The Republican primary for the seat being vacated by retiring U.S. Sen. Richard Shelby in Alabama has become a bitter, high-dollar race as candidates jockey for the nomination, the Associated Press reports.

Canelo vs. GGG III Betting Odds Now Up

Canelo vs. GGG III Betting Odds Now Up

Canelo Alvarez is going to “warm up” against 40-year-old Gennadiy Golovkin before he exercises a rematch with Dmitry Bivol.

Better Call Saul Prop Bets Released

Better Call Saul Prop Bets Released

The midseason finale of Better Call Saul (Season 6) aired last night, and now theories are flying ahead of the show's final six episodes, which begin Monday, July 11.