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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.

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...
IEM Beijing-Haidian

ESL and Intel announce IEM Beijing-Haidian

ESL and Intel have announced IEM Beijing-Haidian, acting as the 10th-year anniversary celebration for the brand. Eight teams will compete at Beijing University Students’ Gymnasium for $250,000 (£205,518.75) on November 7-10th Team Liquid and Astralis have been confirmed...
Global Esports

Global Esports closes multi-million dollar seed funding round

Indian organisation Global Esports has closed its seed funding round, raising an undisclosed amount which is said to be a multi-million dollar deal. The round was funded by Venture Catalysts, a seed and...
AESF e-Masters Invitational Tournament

Shenzhen will host AESF e-Masters Invitational Tournament in 2020

Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF) has announced the launch of AESF e-Masters Invitational Tournament in Shenzhen. At a conference, AESF introduced the invitational as the first premier esports tournament it has launched...
Nova Esports BBIN

Nova Esports enters partnership with BBIN

Asian iGaming software supplier BBIN has partnered with Hong Kong-based organisation Nova Esports. BBIN will act as the title sponsor of Nova Esports' Clash Royale League side and also sponsor its teams in...
Newzoo DetonatioN Gaming

Newzoo announces partnership with DetonatioN Gaming

Games and esports analytics provider Newzoo has announced a partnership with Japanese organisation DetonatioN Gaming. The deal will help Newzoo gather deeper insights into the Japanese esports market, as well as the...

What’s on this week? Ft The International 2019

‘What’s on this week?’ is ESI’s weekly feature letting you know just what’s going on in the wonderful world of esports in the next seven days. Each week, ESI picks a selection of...

Microsoft, Sony & Nintendo agree to disclose loot box odds

The Entertainment Software Association (ESA) has announced Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo have agreed to implement new policies surrounding the disclosure of odds for randomised in-game items and loot boxes. ESA stated the...

Events

Esports Insider & Loading Bar to host esports themed pub quiz...

Esports Insider is delighted to partner with our good friends at Loading Bar to host the ESI x Movember Pub Quiz on November 29th....