Major League Gaming (MLG) is launching MLG.tv, a new eSports internet-broadcast network that will showcase eSport events from around the world.

MLG.tv will stream in HD (up to 1080p) and asides from e-sport events, the network will also set up a show featuring news and highlights. The weekly recap show – eSports Report – will air each Thursday.

The organization aims to provide “a TV-like linear programming schedule.”

MLG.tv launches this coming weekend, broadcasting the MLG Championships and an international Dota 2 tournament.

So there you have it – another feather in the eSports cap!

[Source: TechCrunch] [via MCV]