This week in esports: Call of Duty, Red Bull, ESL Mobile, GLL

This week in esports we have seen a whole host of interesting stories. GLL announced a partnership with PUBG Corporation to host a new PUBG Classic event and the LEC have added yet another...
Turtle Beach acquire Roccat

Turtle Beach to acquire PC gaming business ROCCAT

Turtle Beach has announced an agreement to acquire ROCCAT, a German PC peripherals company which will widen their reach into the European markets.  The acquisition is for $14.8 million in cash, $1 million in cash or...

Winners.bet partners with sports betting provider BetConstruct for esports offering

Esports operator Winners.bet have signed a deal with sports betting software provider BetConstruct who will provide Winners with their esports offering and Odds Feed services. Winners' will be able to offer a complete esports betting...
Jieming Li – RNG Esports Club – RNG’s overseas business expansion

Jieming Li – RNG Esports Club – RNG’s overseas business expansion

2018 was in many ways a meaningful year for RNG Esports Club.  In 2018, the club not only achieved great success in multiple, global competitions, but it also excelled on the...
Auto Chess Mobile is open for preregistration

Auto Chess Mobile already has over 95,000 pre-registrations

On Mar.14, Big Drodo Studio, the developer of DOTA Auto Chess, has cooperated with Imba TV and Long Mobile Limited to launch Auto Chess Mobile. In the announcement, Big Drodo Studio said...
Call of Duty World League Las Vegas

Call of Duty franchise spots reportedly going for $25 million

Investors and teams are going to have to pay $25 million (£18.7 million) to purchase a spot in the upcoming Call of Duty franchised league, according to a report from ESPN. Activision...
Mythic Invitational OMEN by HP

Mythic Invitational adds OMEN by HP as presenting sponsor

Magic: The Gathering tournament Mythic Invitational has announced OMEN by HP as its presenting sponsor. Held at PAX East in Boston, the competition will take place over March 28th-31st with a total prize pool...
LEC Red Bull Partnership

LEC adds Red Bull as official energy drink supplier

Riot Games' premier European League of Legends competition LEC has announced Red Bull as its official energy drink supplier for the 2019 Spring and Summer Splits. This deal will see LEC and Red Bull...

Singtel announces 2019 SEA Games sponsorship for Team Singapore

Singtel held an event today announcing a sponsorship for the Singaporean esports team heading to the 2019 SEA Games later this year. Partnering with the Singapore Esports Association (SGEA), Singtel will...

Multi-game franchise league set to launch in the Philippines

The Philippines is set to kick off their first franchise-based esports league later this month. The Nationals is an ambitious project that hopes to take control of the Filipino market with...

Events

Overwatch (somehow) wins SXSW Esports Game of the Year award

Overwatch was crowned Esports Game of the Year at the SXSW Conference Gaming Awards on Saturday night. The nominees for the category were as follows: Call...