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VENN announced

VENN launches with $17M in seed funding

Video Game Entertainment & News Network (VENN), an esports network headed by Ariel Thorn and Ben Kusin, has been announced. The network, which is set to launch in 2020 with live studios in New...
Pinnacle GRID

Pinnacle bets on GRID as esports data partner

Curaçao-based sports and esports betting provider Pinnacle has appointed GRID as its official esports data partner. The deal sees GRID provide rights to its esports data so Pinnacle can implement it into...
Esports Integrity Commission rebrand

Esports Integrity Coalition rebrands to Esports Integrity Commission

Esports Integrity Coalition has rebranded to Esports Integrity Commission, as announced during ESI London. The not-for-profit association has changed its identity to "more meaningfully target the integrity needs of the esports industry." Ian...
ESI London Twickenham Screen

What went down on day one of ESI London

Franchising in esports, the convergence of pop culture and esports, and the potential of mobile esports; these are just some of the topics that were discussed on the first day of...

SoStronk announces funding from IP Ventures

Online gaming platform SoStronk has raised an undisclosed sum of money from IP Ventures in a funding round. The capital will be used for research and development and to expand its team....
Gears 5 Esports

The Coalition and PGL detail Gears 5 esports program

Games developer The Coalition, together with event organiser PGL, has unveiled details for the upcoming Gears 5 esports program. The 2019-2020 season will provide opportunities for players of all skill levels from around...
BLAST Premier announced

BLAST Premier announced with $4.25M prize pool for 2020

BLAST Pro Series has announced a new Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament series, BLAST Premier, which will have a total annual prize pool of $4.25 million (£3.4 million) in 2020. The circuit will...
Rowan University N3rd Street Gamers

Rowan University to launch esports program with N3rd Street Gamers

Rowan University has partnered with Philadelphia-based amateur esports network N3rd Street Gamers to develop a collegiate esports and academic program. The partnership will see N3rd Street Gamers invest over $1 million (£801,939) to build a...
Immersive Esports launches

Immersive Esports launches, backed by Immortals and Complexity Gaming

Immersive Systems Inc. has launched Immersive Esports, a mobile application that states it's "revolutionizing how fans follow pro esports." The company also announced Complexity Gaming and Immortals Gaming Club as the founding...
NRG Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

NRG Esports enters partnership with Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

North American organisation NRG Esports has named the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) as its new charitable partner through to 2020.  The partnership will see those who represent the organisation help to raise awareness...