Nimo TV shuts global operations amidst Chinese sanctions

Huya-owned streaming platform Nimo TV is shutting its global operations. The decision affects 14 countries, including Brazil, Esports Insider was told by a Nimo TV executive. Huya has suffered several sanctions from...
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Gfinity announces 2021 half-year financial results

Esports company Gfinity has announced its financial results for the period of July 1st, 2021 to December 31st, 2021.  The company has recorded £3.26m in revenue, as well as a £1.6m operating...

Enthusiast Gaming reveals financial results for 2021; records $41m loss

Canadian gaming and esports company Enthusiast Gaming, the owner of multiple esports teams and media entities, has revealed its financial results for 2021. The company has recorded increased revenue, but also saw...

G2 Esports reportedly sues Bondly over NFT deal

European esports organisation G2 Esports reportedly filed a lawsuit on March 16th claiming that NFT solutions provider Bondly misled its leadership and missed deliverable deadlines.  The lawsuit, which was first reported by...
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Intellectual Property Rights and Esports — Sheppard Mullin

Daniel Schnapp and Samuel Cohen, from law firm Sheppard Mullin's Esports & Games Industry Team, write for Esports Insider to discuss how intellectual property rights work in esports. Global esports revenue surpassed...

OneTeam partners with the LCS Players Association

Licencing rights company OneTeam Partners has partnered with the League of Legends Championship Series Player Association (LCSPA) to manage and commercialise group rights for North American pro and academy players. This is...

Guild Esports makes leadership changes

UK-based esports organisation Guild Esports has announced changes to its leadership structure. As a part of the restructuring, Simon Walters, Chris Sullivan and Andrew Drake will step down as non-executive directors. Guild...
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India reportedly bans mobile esport title Garena Free Fire 

The Indian government has reportedly banned popular mobile esport title Garena Free Fire alongside a wave of 53 other blocked applications, according to Indian outlet ET NOW. The applications have allegedly been...
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Esports company VSPN files for Hong Kong IPO

Chinese tournament operator and esports company VSPN (Versus Programming Network Group) has filed for an IPO with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. With the public offering, VSPN aims to focus on growing...

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...