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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.

Honor of Kings Esports 2020

Tencent releases strategic plan for Honor of Kings esports

Tencent has unveiled its strategic plans to develop the esports efforts of its mobile title Honor of Kings in 2020. To accelerate the development of Honor of Kings' professional ecosystem, six teams will establish...
ONE Championship Partnerships Esports

ONE Championship’s new partnerships to also cover esports

Asian sports media property ONE Championship has revealed a slate of new strategic partnerships for 2020. The deals will also cover events ran by ONE Esports, the company's esports subsidiary. RELATED: ONE Esports to...
Kappa Royal Never Give Up RNG

RNG’s Dota 2 team dress to impress with Kappa partnership

Chinese organisation Royal Never Give Up (RNG) has announced a Dota 2-specific partnership with sportswear brand Kappa. Kappa has become the title sponsor of the organisation's Dota 2 team, meaning it will now...
Newzoo Newbee

Newbee announces partnership with Newzoo

Chinese organisation Newbee has announced a partnership with games and esports analytics provider Newzoo. As part of the deal, the partners plan to collaboratively develop esports data research. RELATED: Astralis Group forges partnership with Newzoo Xin Tong,...
Galatasaray Espor TCL Ban

Galatasaray Espor banned from Riot Games’ TCL

Galatasaray Espor has received disciplinary action from Riot Games, stopping it from competing in the Winter Split of the Turkish Championship League (TCL). The team has received a ban for failing to pay salary...
Allied Esports Wanyoo

Allied Esports welcomes Wanyoo to affiliate program

Esports entertainment company Allied Esports has established a partnership with Chinese esports company Wanyoo. Wanyoo is said the operate the "largest network of esports centers in China" and is now an affiliate member...
Mogul Mineski

Mogul forms strategic partnership with Mineski

Australian esports platform Mogul has entered a strategic partnership with Southeast Asian event organiser Mineski Global. The partnership will span for five years and see Mogul become the primary esports tournament platform for Mineski's...
ONE Esports Singapore Major

ONE Esports to host Dota 2 Major in Singapore

ONE Championship's esports subsidiary ONE Esports has announced that it will be hosting the ONE Esports Singapore Major in 2020. The Dota Pro Circuit Major will be the final tournament of 'Major' status...
Pacific Championship Series

Riot Games announces Pacific Championship Series

Riot Games has unveiled the Pacific Championship Series (PCS), a regional league for Southeast Asia, Taiwan, and Hong Kong. The PCS is the result of a merger between League of Legends Master Series (LMS) and League of Legends...
This week in Chinese esports

This week in Chinese esports: eStar, Malaysia

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 eStar acquire a franchise spot...

Events

HyperX to sponsor PUBG Global Championship

Gaming peripherals company HyperX has been confirmed as an official sponsor for the PUBG Global Championship.  The deal marks a continuation of HyperX's partnership with PUBG Corp. following its sponsorship...