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Ask the Esports Lawyer – How will FTC loot box investigations impact esports influencers?

In the run-up to the ESI Hall of Fame 2019 at Nixon Peabody in Los Angeles on June 10th, we'll be running an 'Ask the Esports Lawyer' series. In each special...

TJ Sports partners with Harbin Brewery for LPL

TJ Sports has partnered with the Chinese alcohol brand, Harbin Brewery, for the 2019 League of Legends Pro League. The deal is the first time one of the four major League...

Will Smith invests as Gen.G announce $46m funding round

Global esports organisation Gen.G has today announced a $46 million (£35 million) round of funding which sees investments from actor Will Smith's and Japanese soccer player Keisuke Honda’s Dreamers Fund. The round...

ELEAGUE partner with Xbox for Gears of War esports series

ELEAGUE and Xbox have announced a partnership that will highlight the Gears of War esports scene ahead of the release of Gears 5 later this year. ELEAGUE will produce six, hour-long feature episodes providing backstage access of professional Gears...

Scott Horowitz – YouGov Sport – Data in Esports – #ESINYC

Data is often a hot topic in esports, whether outlining the vast amounts available in a single game, or the lack of reliable data available on esports consumers worldwide. Many companies...
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DreamHack enters content partnership with Sport1

Tournament organiser DreamHack has entered a content partnership with German sports network Sport1. The deal will see five of DreamHack's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Rocket League events broadcast live on eSports1 throughout 2019. Michael...
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BLAST Pro Series introduces global season format

RFRSH Entertainment has introduced a global season format for its CS:GO tournament product BLAST Pro Series. The new format includes seven live tournaments and a global final that will take place in...
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DreamHack enters global streaming partnership with Caffeine

Tournament organiser DreamHack has entered a non-exclusive global streaming partnership with broadcasting platform Caffeine. The deal will see all Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Dota 2 events from DreamHack livestreamed on the platform,...

World Rugby appoints Strive Sponsorship to evaluate esports opportunities

World Rugby has appointed Strive Sponsorship to help evaluate future opportunities within the video gaming and esports industry. Currently, the presence of Rugby in gaming and esports is practically non-existence except for a...

There’s no place like home: creating the perfect esports venue – #ESINYC

In recent years we've seen the emergence of dedicated esports arenas. There's several examples, such as the Luxor Arena in Las Vegas through to new developments in Arlington and plenty more....