Stephen Chow appears in Invictus Gaming’s live stream

Famous actor & director Stephen Chow joins IG.LOL for a live stream

In January, Hong Kong famous actor and director Stephen Chow appeared in Chinese esports organisation Invictus Gaming's (IG) live stream for the promotion of his new film: The New King of...
Chinese government releases two new esports professions

The Chinese government recognises esports as a profession

On Jan.25, China’s Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security released a preliminary announcement for 15 new professions, which include “esports operators” and “esports players”. In this announcement, numerous emerging high-tech industries...

PSG enters Southeast Asia with Indonesian partnership

Paris Saint-Germain ("PSG") held a press conference in Jakarta, Indonesia on Friday to announce a partnership with Rex Regum Qeon ("RRQ"), an Indonesian esports organisation. Specifically, they seem to be sponsoring...

Vici Gaming announces new partnership with Shanghai SIPG

On Jan.22, Chinese esports club Vici Gaming ("VG") announced a new partnership with Shanghai International Port Group F.C. (SIPG) at the esports complex of VG.  At the press conference, two clubs officially signed...

$3.8 million esports complex opens in Mong Kok, Hong Kong

Cyber Games Arena ("CGA") CEO Ryan Chow has co-launched a 25,000 square foot integrated esports complex in Mong Kok, Hong Kong, with two high-school friends, Kurt Li and Sam Wan.  The CEO...

X-Bet.co extends partnership with EPULZE; announces Rampage Series #4

Online sportsbook, X-Bet.co, has announced today the extension of their partnership with online tournament platform, EPULZE, resulting in the fourth installment of the X-Bet.co Rampage Series. X-Bet's Rampage Series launched in June...

What’s on this week? – Legacy of the Void – January 29th – Feb...

“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...

HLA Jeans become major partner of PSG.LGD

Paris Saint-Germain's Dota 2 team, in partnership with Chinese organisation LGD Gaming, has announced an exclusive partnership agreement with HLA Jeans. The brand is not well-known in the West, but is considered...

Gen.G adds Samsung Electronics as an official sponsor

Gen.G, the global esports organisation announced on Friday that Samsung Electronics Co. would become a sponsor for the organisation. The deal, similar to that of Legacy Esports (announced specifically with the Australian...

Sunsuria Bhd sign partnership to build EXVRA esports hub in Malaysia

Sunsuria, a Malaysian based public-listed property developer has signed a partnership agreement to establish EXVRA, an esports hub in Sepang, Malaysia. Sunsuria will work with EXVRA partners: Teh Mun Ben, Justin Chang, Fahmi...

Events

Intel & ESL welcome 173,000 at largest esports event in history

The numbers are in and the numbers are historic. This year's IEM Katowice saw a record breaking 173,000 at the event over the two...