KeSPA News


Report: Blizzard and KeSPA StarCraft hostilities ending

By Alice O'Connor, May 09, 2011 7:10am PDT

Blizzard and the Korean e-Sports body's legal battle is drawing to a close as members are set to sign SC2 licensing agreements.


""These gaming leagues helped make SC immortal, not blizzard, blizzard just made a fucking game, ..."

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Blizzard Signs Exclusive Broadcast Deal with GOM for South Korea

By Brian Leahy, May 28, 2010 4:00pm PDT

Blizzard may have just dealt the deathblow to the Korean eSports Players Association (KeSPA) and existing professional StarCraft leagues in South...


"Look guys there are a lot of people speculating that this will hurt pro-gaming because of ..."

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Korean StarCraft Corruption Confirmed; 11 Players Implicated

By Brian Leahy, May 17, 2010 4:27pm PDT

Last month, reports from South Korea broke that players and organizations were involved in illegal match-fixing within the country's lucrative...


"Ok, I'll be grinning about the raked across the mineral fields part for the rest of the day"

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Blizzard Ceases Negotiations With Korean eSports Agency; Fate of Korean Pro-StarCraft Unknown

By Brian Leahy, Apr 27, 2010 2:00pm PDT

According to an interview in South Korea's Yonhap News (via Daum), which was translated by TeamLiquid.net forum member Waxangel, Blizzard has...


"I'm no fanboy of Blizzard, but Kespa sounds like one shady business. Was the fee just a small ..."

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