Asia

Asia

Find out all the latest news from the Asian esports industry here! From the newest partners in the LPL to what is happening to the Asian esports mobile landscape.

League of Legends World Championship Shanghai

League of Legends World Championship to head to Shanghai in 2020

Riot Games has revealed that the 2020 League of Legends World Championship finals will be held at the Shanghai Stadium. Next year's tournament will be the 10th annual world championship for the MOBA title. RELATED:...
This week in Chinese esports

This week in Chinese esports: Beijing-Haidian, Shanghai

As part of our partnership with China Electronic Athletics, we’re bringing you the biggest headlines from the esports industry in China every week. This week in Chinese esports saw Shanghai announced as the host...
Esports Insider SPIA Asia 2019

Esports Insider renews partnership for SPIA Asia 2019

The fifth edition of Asia's leading sports conference and awards platform, SPIA Asia – Asia’s Sports Industry Awards & Conference, is proud to announce the renewal of the media partnership with...
Crazyracing Kartrider Mobile P1 League

Crazyracing Kartrider Mobile launches P1 League in China

Crazyracing Kartrider Mobile has launched the P1 League as a substitute for the K1 League. The first match was held on October 29th and the league will last for three months. 16 teams will...
This week in Chinese esports

This week in Chinese esports: Peacekeeper Elite League

As part of our partnership with China Electronic Athletics, we’re now bringing you the biggest headlines from the esports industry in China every week. This week in Chinese esports saw the launch of...
Gen.G Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator

Gen.G receives investment from Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator

Multinational organisation Gen.G esports has received an undisclosed investment from Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator. Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator is an early-stage venture capital fund based in New York, USA. RELATED: Gen.G opens headquarters in Los Angeles Founded...
Team Flash VietJet

Team Flash takes flight with VietJet sponsorship

Southeast Asian organisation Team Flash has announced a sponsorship agreement with international airline VietJet. VietJet will be the official and exclusive airline partner of Team Flash at both domestic and international tournaments....
Global Esports Overwatch World Cup

Global Esports teams with Razer for Overwatch World Cup

Indian organisation Global Esports has partnered with Razer for this year's Overwatch World Cup. As part of the deal, Razer will be the official gaming equipment sponsor of Team Singapore and Team...
Fnatic LeTou

Fnatic bets on LeTou with Dota 2 partnership

Asian gambling company LeTou has entered a partnership with Fnatic that'll see it support the organisation's Dota 2 roster. The company will be the main sponsor of the team, which will compete in MDL...
Tencent Supercell

Tencent acquires majority stake in developer Supercell

Chinese technology conglomerate Tencent has taken a majority stake of Supercell, developer of Clash of Clans and Clash Royale. Tencent has previously held a 50 percent stake in the company but moved to acquire...

Events

ESL One Birmingham to return in 2019

ESL One Birmingham is set to return in 2019 after a successful debut earlier in 2018. The first version of the event was a...