Critical Force partners with Reforged Studios in attempt to capture mobile esports market

Finnish gaming studios Critical Force and Reforged Studios are entering into a strategic partnership, it's been revealed today - with the common aim to reach top position in the global mobile...
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How do you find a job in esports?

Despite the industry’s expansion throughout 2016 it remains a challenge to find a job in esports. This is slowly but surely beginning to change however, and in addition to more jobs...

Paul “ReDeYe” Chaloner – Code Red Esports – Workshops, investment and sports teams

Code Red Esports is a multi-faceted business that not only works in talent management but also has a broad esports consultancy arm.  For Part One of the interview, focusing on the talent management...

This week in Esports: Plays.tv, Nazara Games and ESIC all busy

There's been some huge figures floating around esports this week, with Plays.TV attracting $15m (£12m) in funding and Nazara Games committing to $20m (£16m) investment in Indian esports. On the less glamorous...
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Washington D.C. embraces esports with sponsorship of NRG

D.C. Events, Washington's official convention and sports authority have sponsored NRG Esports as they aim to put Washington on the proverbial esports map.  As reported by Mashable, the sponsorship will see the Washington D.C....

Hisense becomes exclusive TV provider of Evil Geniuses

Hisense has announced an extensive marketing partnership to become the exclusive TV provider of Evil Geniuses.  The marketing sponsorship will run through the entirety of 2017 and feature a 'variety of co-branded...

Hisense and EG partner to create unique Halo fan experience

Evil Geniuses have partnered with consumer technology brand Hisense to offer a unique fan opportunity to compete with the EG Halo team on one of the biggest TV screens in the world. https://twitter.com/Hisense_USA/status/851887118062419968 It...

Eyes opened to esports at The Telegraph Business of Sport

The Telegraph Business of Sport event this year included a sizable band of esports folk. From Fnatic CEO Wouter Sleijffers to Twitch's Chris Mead and Ceirnan 'excoundrel' Lowe, the esports crowd was out...
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Momentum Worldwide and PMK•BNC launch collaborative gaming and esports practice

Two very well established agencies, Momentum Worldwide and PMK•BNC have joined forces to announce the formation of a new cross-agency practice focused on connecting brands with the video games and esports industry. The...
Overwatch

New England Patriots and New York Mets amongst six to purchase Overwatch League slot

Blizzard has sold six slots for its up and coming Overwatch League ("OWL"), according to a report by ESPN Esports' Jacob Wolf.  Reports from ESPN sources suggest that Robert Kraft, owner of...

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Gfinity to host Varsity Games for UK Dota 2

This Saturday November 26, Gfinity's dedicated esports arena will play host to the Varsity Games 2016 where four top universities will compete in popular game title Dota 2. The...