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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.

Nike LPL Jersey IG

Nike debuts team kits for League of Legends Pro League

Nike has unveiled the official kits for the 16 teams that compete in the League of Legends Pro League (LPL). The deal was first announced back in February with a four-year partnership being...
Razer Singapore Commitment

Razer commits £5.87M for esports development in Singapore

Gaming hardware company Razer has committed $10 million SGD (£5.87 million) towards the development of gaming and esports in Singapore over the next 12 months. The funds will be used for supporting Singapore-based...
Overwatch League DreamSeat

Overwatch League partners with DreamSeat for 2020 season

Furniture company DreamSeat's brand Zipchair Gaming has been named the official chair supplier of Activision Blizzard's Overwatch League. Players have been competing in the company's Xpression gaming chair throughout the playoffs, though the deal has now...
This week in Chinese esports

This week in Chinese esports: Guangzhou, China Unicom

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 release...
Team Flash Seed Funding

Team Flash secures $1.5 million in seed funding

Southeast Asian organisation Team Flash has secured $1.5 million (£1.24 million) in a seed round. The funding round was led by Singapore-based family office Octava, a company that has recently added esports as...
LCR Honda Pro2Be Esports

LCR Honda enters esports with Pro2Be Esports partnership

MotoGP team LCR Honda have entered esports with the help of Italian esports management firm, Pro2Be Esports. The announcement will see Pro2Be Esports develop the project alongside LCR Honda, with 2018 MotoGP...
MTG HUYA ESL Investment

HUYA enters term sheet with MTG, will acquire stake in ESL

Modern Times Group (MTG), the parent company of ESL and DreamHack, has entered a binding term sheet with Chinese live streaming platform HUYA. As things stand, the agreement will see HUYA acquire a...
Esports Insider China Electronic Athletics

Esports Insider announces partnership with China Electronic Athletics

Esports Insider (ESI) has announced a one-year media partnership with Chinese media company China Electronic Athletics. As part of the agreement, both publications will publish articles from the other on their own...
GIRLGAMER Esports Festival Dubai

GIRLGAMER Esports Festival heads to Dubai for World Finals

GIRLGAMER Esports Festival is taking its World Finals to Dubai, UAE on December 12-14th. The event, which will be hosted at the Meydan Grandstand, will include a business conference and an awards ceremony alongside the main...
Esports Mogul SARENA

Mogul enters Middle East through SARENA partnership

Australian esports tournament platform Mogul has announced a partnership with esports organisation and venue operator SARENA. The deal will assist Mogul in expanding into the Middle Eastern esports market. As part of the partnership, Mogul's platform...

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League of Legends State Farm

State Farm expands League of Legends esports involvement

Insurance and financial giant State Farm has extended and expanded its sponsorship deal with Riot Games for League of Legends esports. State Farm will sponsor...