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Strive and Coutts join forces to support UK esports industry growth

Strive Sponsorship and Coutts have partnered with the ultimate aim to support the growth of revenue for esports businesses in the United Kingdom. Strive are a sports and entertainment marketing consultancy, with...

Team Dignitas consolidated into its own holding company

News broke this week that all of Team Dignitas’s investment ventures will be consolidated into a new holding company called Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment. Dignitas owners Josh Harris and David Blitzer...

Player agent and counsel Jacobson joins APE

The Agency for Professional Esports, APE, has some new blood with the announcement that Justin M. Jacobson has joined as player agent and counsel. In this capacity Jacobson will be heavily involved...

Copenhagen Flames team up with Danish streetwear brand qUINT

There must be something in the water in Scandinavian fashion circles right now as another menswear brand has announced a partnership with an esports team. This time round it's Danish mens streetwear...
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Square Enix suggests move towards esports in Annual Report

Square Enix, the game publisher that has brought the popular Final Fantasy, Dragon Quest and Kingdom Hearts franchises has suggested in its Annual Report that it will be taking a deeper...
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Premier Partnerships revealed as Allied Esports official sponsorship agency

Allied Esports has revealed that Premier Partnerships will be the official sponsorship agency of the Esports Arena Las Vegas at Luxor Hotel. The esports venue will open on the famous Las...

Indiana Pacers appoint Robert “Cody” Parrent as Director of Esports Operations

The NBA team Indiana Pacers announced last week that Robert "Cody" Parrent is to join the organisation as their Director of Esports Operations. Robert will report directly to Kelly Krauskopf, the Senior...

T-Mobile partners with Riot for Worlds 2017

Mobile operator giants T-Mobile have taken their recent esports infatuation to another level by sponsoring Riot Games' League of Legends 2017 World Championship. The deal follows on from news of T-Mobile partnering with North American esports...
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This week in esports: Overwatch League, EnVyUs, Betway and VfL Bochum

It's been a huge week of news in esports, both from a business side and consumer side. News of the Overwatch League has been long overdue and finally Blizzard has revealed...

GameCo to exhibit five new VGM titles at G2E

GameCo Inc, a company involved in creating Video Game Gambling Machines ("VGM") as they attempt to revolutionise and spice up the casino floor will exhibit five new VGM machines at Global...

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Cybersmile and ESL team up to stamp out online abuse

ESL and The Cybersmile Foundation have announced the launch of an exciting and much needed new partnership that is part of a wider incentive to...