Esports

The Canadian GT Sport Event Showed the Way Forward for Racing Esports

To think, it could’ve all ended up as a film festival. The WorldGaming Canadian GT Sport Championship wrapped up a few days ago. A man from Barrie walked away with a… Read More »

Andrew Waring Wins $8,000 and More at First WorldGaming Canadian GT Sport Championship

After a dominant early performance and an exciting final race at the Nordschleife, Barrie’s Andrew Waring (Monster-Sport71) walked away from the first WorldGaming Canadian GT Sport Championship $8000 richer. It… Read More »

Watch the WorldGaming GT Sport Canadian Championship Series Right Here

The first big live GT Sport event of 2018 is about to get underway just outside Toronto. One person will be walking away $8,000 richer (plus other goodies), and GTPlanet will… Read More »

Forza Racing Championship Returns with $250,000 in Prize Money for 2018

Turn 10 has announced the return of ForzaRC. The esport championship is back in a big way in 2018, with over a quarter-million dollars worth of prizes up for grabs.… Read More »

Codemasters Announces First Ever DiRT World Championships

Another day, another esports-related announcement. Codemasters is getting the DiRT series involved with competitive gaming with the all-new DiRT World Championships. Announced yesterday, DiRT 4 players will get the chance… Read More »

Let's Get 2013 GT Academy Champion Nick McMillen Back Behind the Wheel of a Racecar

Many sim racers have the aspiration of someday making it to the pros. However, the world of professional racing is notoriously difficult to break into. But, for one member here… Read More »

NASCAR Teams Hopping on the Esport Train with iRacing

It’s a pairing that almost makes too much sense: NASCAR teams are working on a new esports program using iRacing. What’s more, the initiative should launch within the 2018 race season.… Read More »

$10,000 In Prizes Up for Grabs at Canadian Autoshow Forza 7 Esport Event

The latest sim racing esport event will be coming to Toronto next month when the Canadian International AutoShow rolls into town February 16. Each year, the CIAS takes in over… Read More »

Fernando Alonso Forms His Own Esport Racing Team, GT Sport Qualifiers Begin January 14

McLaren F1 driver — and Triple Crown hopeful — Fernando Alonso is getting into the esport game. The Spaniard has formed his own digital race team, and Gran Turismo Sport players… Read More »

Race of Champions to Host New Esports Event Next Month

Following in the footsteps of the WRC and Formula 1, the prestigious Race of Champions will now include a new Esports element. Announced last week, the eRace of Champions will… Read More »

Rudy Van Buren Crowned World's Fastest Gamer

Esports Nov 26, 2017 by Kyle Patrick

After a full week of intense finals, Rudy Van Buren has come out on top in McLaren’s inaugural World’s Fastest Gamer competition. The 25-year-old Dutchman started alongside over 30,000 competitors… Read More »

Twelve Finalists Compete in World's Fastest Gamer This Week

Esports Nov 13, 2017 by Andrew Evans

After six months of international competition, the search for the World’s Fastest Gamer comes down to 12 players and one week. The finalists are the winners from over 30,000 players… Read More »

The Olympic Committee Says Esports Meet The Standards of Traditional Sport

One of the burning topics in recent times has questioned the validity of Esports as a genuine sport. We had our own discussion on the topic way back in 2016, and… Read More »

GT Sport FIA Championship Pre-Season Starts November 4

Players serious about esports will want to start practicing: the FIA Gran Turismo Sport championship will begin pre-season races next month. Kazunori Yamauchi himself revealed the November 4 start date yesterday… Read More »

Watch Live: F1 2017 Esports World Series Championship Semi-Final

Following F1 2017’s release, Formula One announced a new esports series with this year’s game at the helm. Partnered with Codemasters and Gfinity, the first season began last month. Participants… Read More »

Virgin Australia Supercars Announces Forza Motorsport Esports Competition

Australian Forza players can win a trip to the Bathurst 1000 in this new eSports event.