Legacy Esports Optus

Legacy Esports calls in Optus as latest partner

Legacy Esports, the Australian esports organisation owned by AFL side Adelaide Crows, has entered a long-term partnership with telecommunications company Optus. This partnership is an expansion of the deal that already exists...

ESI Sponsor Spotlight – May 2019 Edition

“Sponsor Spotlight” is a monthly series here at Esports Insider that will highlight some of the top sponsorship or partnership stories from the previous month on ESI. The main aim of...
Twitch Rivals Bebo

Twitch acquires Bebo for $25 million

Amazon-owned live streaming video platform Twitch has acquired Bebo - the former social media platform - for a total of $25 million (£19.9 million). Launched in 2005, Bebo was a social networking website;...
Team Heretics Logitech G

Team Heretics enters partnership with Logitech G

Spanish esports organisation Team Heretics has appointed Logitech G as its official peripherals partner. The organisation's players will train with Logitech G's peripherals moving forward. Antonio Catena, CEO of Team Heretics commented on...
Rainbow Six Pro League Predator

Ubisoft adds Predator as Rainbow Six Esports sponsor

Ubisoft has appointed Acer's Predator brand as the official PC and monitor sponsor of the upcoming Rainbow Six Pro League. The deal also covers the forthcoming Majors and involves co-branding and co-promotion...
Nicky Romero

ReKTGlobal welcomes Nicky Romero as latest investor

ReKTGlobal, the parent company of North American organisation Rogue, has received investment from Nicky Romero. The DJ and record producer will support the company, and its esports organisation, with its planned global expansion through...

BLAST Pro Series announces it’s heading to Moscow

RFRSH Entertainment has named Moscow as one of the stops on the BLAST Pro Series 2019 tournament circuit.  On September 13-14, six CS:GO teams will go head-to-head at the 7,000 capacity VTB Arena in...

EPICENTER Major names SAP as its official analytics partner

EPICENTER Major has announced a partnership with SAP, which will see them collect in-game data and statistics throughout the tournament.  SAP will collect and display in-game figures such as net worth and patch records...
Gaming4Life Call of Duty Charity Tournament

ESL and Sony to host Gaming4Life Call of Duty charity event

Tournament organiser ESL has partnered with the Sony Foundation, the charitable arm of Sony in Australia, to host the Gaming4Life Call of Duty Charity Tournament. The event will see Australian Call of Duty...
Counter Logic Gaming FILA

FILA enters esports with Counter Logic Gaming partnership

North American organisation Counter Logic Gaming has appointed sportswear brand FILA as the official apparel partner of its Fortnite team. Counter Logic Gaming's Fortnite players will wear select FILA apparel during the...

Events

ESI Forum – Apparel and esports – From streetwear to jerseys

The third iteration of the ESI Forum Series (#ESIForum) is set to take place next week on the evening of Thursday September 28th (6-10pm)...