Esports Entertainment Group

Esports Entertainment Group closes $30m registered direct offering

Malta-based online gambling company Esports Entertainment Group, Inc. (EEG) announced that it has closed its registered direct offering of common stock, resulting in aggregate gross proceeds of $30m (~£21.64m). EEG sold 2m...
YouGov

YouGov introduces game-changing data platform to esports

British polling and data company YouGov has enhanced its Global Fan Profiles tool so properties, sponsors and rights holders can track fan sentiment and attitudes in esports. RELATED: YouGov hires Nicole Pike as esports and gaming lead The...
Heroic DreamHack

Omaken Sports acquires Danish organisation Heroic

Omaken Sports has acquired Danish esports organisation Heroic for an undisclosed amount. RELATED: Danish esports org North shutters The companies aim to create a ‘Nordic powerhouse in esports’, according to a release. Omaken Sports was...
ESE Entertainment Toronto Stock Exchange

ESE Entertainment enters share purchase agreement with World Phoning Group

Entertainment and technology company ESE Entertainment Inc. (ESE) has announced it has entered into a share purchase agreement with World Phoning Group Inc., Encore Telecom Inc., and their two subsidiaries collectively known as WPG. The agreement will...

Brazilian company Final Level raises £1.14m

Brazilian organisation Final Level has raised $8.5m BRL (~£1.14m) in an investment round led by Brazilian fund Atmos Capital, Outfield Capital and British organisation 1st11. RELATED:  Lenovo and Fusion named Prêmio eSports Brasil 2020 sponsors Final...
Alter Agents

Activision Blizzard conducts research, finds esports fans more receptive to advertising

Activision Blizzard Media, in collaboration with market research consultancy Alter Agents and software-as-a-service neuroscience company Immersion, has conducted research on the emotional impact of advertising and sponsorship on esports viewers compared...

Team Liquid collaborates with Naruto, LA Thieves partners with Dollar Shave Club | ESI...

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...

Gravity Road launches esports and gaming marketing practice

London-based creative company Gravity Road has announced the launch of its gaming and esports marketing practice, which is to be primarily operated from the firm’s headquarters in New York. According to the...

3D Aim Trainer secures €1m in latest funding round

FPS practice and training tool 3D Aim Trainer has raised a total of €1m (~£881,224) in its latest round of funding, with the likes of Ron Doornink, the former CEO/President of...

The sober Dutch approach to esports

The vicious slash of 2020 didn’t quite find the achilles tendon of esports, but even the largest event of the largest esport, League of Legends Worlds, moved with a visible limp;...