Hanwha Life Esports

Hanwha Life acquires ROX Tigers, forms Hanwha Life Esports

Korean insurance company Hanwha Life has acquired the League of Legends team ROX Tigers, aptly rebranding it as Hanwha Life Esports. The team will continue competing in the League of Legends Champions Korea. The other teams...
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Activision Blizzard partners with Nielsen for esports brand investment valuations

Activision Blizzard has today announced a partnership with Nielsen which will serve 'to measure and value esports brand investments across the company’s multiple leagues and titles'.  Nielsen has had an esports arm since the...
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Unikrn acquires tournament platform ChallengeMe.GG

Unikrn has made its first of two announcements that CEO Rahul Sood considers "the biggest deals of career", acquiring tournament platform ChallengeMe.GG. This acquisition is said to be a "multi-million" deal,...
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Female Legends see 5 million SEK investment to get more women into esports

The Swedish organisation Female Legends has announced a sizable 5 million SEK (£423,000) investment with a view to getting more women involved in esports across the board.  As reported by Esportsare, the project,...
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AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes acquires majority share of Team Saiyan

Tony Fernandes, the CEO of AirAsia Group, has taken to social media to reveal that he has bought a majority share in Team Saiyan, a Malaysian mobile esports organisation. It's reported that the...

Esports nutrition company Runtime raises seven digit seed round

Runtime, the esports nutrition company based in Berlin, announced today that it has raised a seven-digit seed round.  This was led by Everblue Management, and the seed round includes participation from the likes...
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Nazara Technologies acquires majority stake in Indian esports firm

As reported by Games Industry, Nazara Technologies has acquired a 55% stake in Nodwin Gaming to develop an official esports ecosystem in India. Manish Argawal, CEO of Nazara Technologies, has stated that...

Telecom juggernaut MTS acquires Gambit Esports

MTS, the largest mobile operator in the Russia and CIS region has today acquired Gambit Esports for an undisclosed sum described as "one of the largest esports deals in CIS and...

KSV Esports acquires League of Legends world champions Samsung Galaxy

KSV esports, the organisation that holds the Overwatch League Seoul spot has today announced its expansion into League of Legends with the acquisition of recently crowned world champions Samsung Galaxy.  The move...
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Unity acquires Multiplay’s Digital Business for £19 million

Unity has purchased Multiplay's Digital business unit in a deal worth £19 million, acquiring it from GAME. The digital unit of Multiplay hosts multiplayer servers for an array of games where their...