China Mobile enters esports arena with first competition after getting 5G licence

After being one of the first companies to receive 5G licences for commercial use in China last month, China Mobile announced their first foray into esports competitions in partnership with TJ Sports, Blizzard Entertainment and NetEase.

According to Sina.com, the competition, which will run from July until November 2019, will focus on two games, League of Legends, run by TJ Sports, and Hearthstone, which is published by Blizzard Entertainment and distributed by NetEase in China.

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