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AirAsia becomes official airline partner of WESG Asean

AirAsia has entered a deal with the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG) Asean that will see it become the official airline partner of the championship. This partnership includes flights, media value, and cash...

Kazakhstan Ministry of Culture and Sports recognises esports

According to a report from Tengrinews, The Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan has given full accreditation the Qazaq Cybersport Federation recognizing esports as a sport in the...

Mercedes-Benz sponsor LPL side Royal Never Give Up

Royal Never Give Up (RNG) has announced via their Weibo that they have entered into a sponsorship agreement with German car manufacturer, Mercedes-Benz. https://twitter.com/Marco_YS35/status/1008287729979801600 The deal was shared on Twitter by @Marco_YS35 The deal...

The Nationals franchised league announced for the Philippines

A new franchised esports league is set to launch in the Philippines, with six telecommunications and TV industry partners coming together. Titled The Nationals, the league will launch in early 2019. The league...

Valve announces launch of Steam China after partnering with Perfect World

As a result of a longstanding partnership between Valve and Chinese gaming company, Perfect World, Steam China will officially be coming to the Chinese market. The two companies began their partnership six years...
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Blizzard brings back revenue share for Heroes of the Storm on Twitch

Blizzard Entertainment has made it known that the Twitch revenue share integration for Heroes of the Storm, known as HGC Cheer, has made a return. First launched for the Heroes Global Championship - the...
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Seoul Dynasty partners with pH-1, DaviDior for theme song

Seoul Dynasty, the Overwatch League franchise owned by the newly-rebranded Gen.G Esports, has partnered with Korean-American musicians pH-1 and DaviDior to create a theme song. The song, titled "82" after the calling...

Manchester City expand into Chinese esports market

Manchester City has become the first Premier League club to launch a FIFA Online team in China. The team will compete in the Online Star League which kicks off its latest...

Gen.G appoints Jordan Sherman as Head of Sponsorships and Revenue

Another experienced member of the sports industry has jumped ship to esports, with Gen.G appointing Jordan Sherman as Head of Sponsorships and Revenue. Sherman has almost a decade of experience in the...
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Lagardère Sports become sales representative for Team Flash

Lagardère Sports has today announced that it has been appointed the commercial sales representative for esports organisation Team Flash. Team Flash recently enjoyed some FIFA success after their Singapore team clinched Singapore’s first-ever...

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CS:GO charity tournament raises awareness for mental health issues

In the world of esports, mental health issues often go unnoticed or unmentioned. Occasionally there will be a player like Dignitas's Joakim "jkaem" Myrbostad...