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ESE Entertainment acquires technology firm GameAddik

Esports technology company ESE Entertainment has entered into a share purchase agreement to acquire Canadian technology firm GameAddik. According to the release, the acquisition will look to increase ESE’s revenue and profitability,...

VIDEO: Physical esports venues and commercial advantages

Whether it's esports ready stadiums and arenas to gaming and social spaces, there is a lot of money being spent on building new or adapting-for-use physical esports spaces. Some recent examples...

North Carolina launches $5m esports fund, Weibo enters the LPL | ESI Digest #70

Each week, ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest...

Metafy announces acquisition of GamersRdy

Esports and gaming coaching platform Metafy has announced the acquisition of its former competitor GamersRdy.  According to the release, the purchase is aligned with both company's mission to ‘help players improve at...
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Enthusiast Gaming acquires U.GG for $45m

Toronto-based media and content platform Enthusiast Gaming has announced the acquisition of Outplayed, the parent company of League of Legends statistics and data visualisation service U.GG. The total consideration is approximately $45m...

North Carolina Governor signs $5m Esports Industry Grant Fund

Esports entertainment holding company Subnation Media and the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau have announced that Roy Cooper, the Governor of North Carolina, has signed a new State Legislature budget. The...

Weibo purchases Suning LPL spot

Chinese microblogging and social media platform Weibo has purchased a slot in League of Legends' franchised league, the LPL, from esports organisation Suning Gaming. The agreement, which was officially announced on the...

Ghost Gaming acquires content organisation One Percent

Atlanta-based esports organisation Ghost Gaming has acquired esports content firm One Percent. As a result of the acquisition, One Percent's CEO Julian 'Aeolus' Castro has been appointed as Ghost Gaming's Managing...

Kanga Esports acquires Legacy Esports from Adelaide FC

Australian esports organisation Kanga Esports has announced the acquisition of Adelaide Football Club-owned organisation Legacy Esports. As a result of the purchase, Kanga Esports will take over Legacy's slot in the League of...

Talon closes $5m Series A Round led by Animoca Brands

Southeast Asian esports organisation Talon has secured $5m (~£3.7m) in equity capital during its Series A financing round. The funding round, led by blockchain and NFT company Animoca Brands, will be used to...