ESL and DreamHack enter Chinese media rights deal with DouYu

ESL and DreamHack, both under parent company Modern Times Group (MTG), have signed a one-year, Mandarin-language exclusive deal with Chinese streaming service DouYu. The ESL Pro Tour for Starcraft II and Warcraft...
ESI Digest #2 24/07/2020

MTG personnel changes, Herman Miller expands presence | ESI Digest #2 (24/07/20)

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 is available...
ESL x HUYA

HUYA acquires broadcast rights to ESL CS:GO and Dota 2 events

Tournament organisers ESL and DreamHack have entered an exclusive broadcast deal with Chinese live streaming platform HUYA. The one-year deal will see the CS:GO Pro Tour and prominent Dota 2 tournaments broadcast...
Live Media HUYA

Live Media enters broadcast deal with HUYA

Latin American event organiser Live Media has established a broadcasting deal with Chinese live streaming platform HUYA. Live Media is behind Liga Pro Gaming, an initiative sponsored by Spanish telecommunications company Movistar. RELATED: Riot Games...
NBA 2K League Dash Radio

Dash Radio to stream NBA 2K League games

The NBA 2K League has announced a partnership with digital radio company Dash Radio and its Nothin’ But Net channel to live stream and extensively cover league games. The alliance will begin...
ESL Pro Tour Esport1 2023

Esport1 extends media rights deal for ESL Pro Tour

DreamHack and ESL have extended their media rights deal with Hungarian esports outlet Esport1 for the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive ESL Pro Tour. First established in the early stages of 2019, the deal...
NBA 2K League eGG Network

eGG Network to broadcast NBA 2K League in Southeast Asia

Malaysian esports and gaming entertainment broadcaster eGG Network has announced that it will broadcast the NBA 2K League in Southeast Asia.  Starting on June 16th, NBA 2K fans in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, Myanmar, and...
Fnatic Rising, winners of the 2019 UKLC Summer Split.

BBC to broadcast UKLC and NLC

British broadcaster BBC has committed to air the UK League Championship (UKLC) and Northern League of Legends Championship (NLC). BBC will broadcast the UKLC from June 14th and the NLC from June...
LEC Summer 2020 Inygon

LEC awards Portuguese broadcast rights to Inygon

Riot Games has appointed Portugal-based esports management company Inygon as the Portuguese broadcast partner of the LEC. As part of the deal Inygon will broadcast the entirety of the LEC Summer Split,...
Astralis ESL Pro Tour Media Rights

How ESL boosted its media rights revenue with the Pro Tour

SportsBusiness reports that a global value of $49.5 billion (£39.1 billion) was reached when it came to sports media rights in 2018, making up over 40 percent of the total revenue...