EDward Gaming join the ranks of the Patriots and FC Barcelona as the team...

Gillette has today revealed the brand's first ever global esports team partner, EDward Gaming ("EDG"). EDward Gaming, one of the top Chinese League of Legends teams in the world, join an...

BITKRAFT Esports Ventures makes first move and invests in Tier One Entertainment

BITKRAFT Esports Venture, the esports specific VC fund set up by Jens Hilgers last week made its first investment. The fund has chosen to invest in Tier One Entertainment, gaming and...
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Gfinity raises £6 million in an oversubscribed placing

Gfinity Plc announced late last week that it had raised £6,250,000 following an oversubscribed placing. The placing, conducted by Allenby Capital Limited, saw new and existing institutional and other investors of 31,250,000...
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Newzoo: 42% of Dota, League and CS:GO viewers don’t play the games

Research and analytics firm Newzoo has released its latest findings on esports, this time with a specific focus on the viewers and their habits in ten focal Western countries. These countries are:...

Eyes opened to esports at The Telegraph Business of Sport

The Telegraph Business of Sport event this year included a sizable band of esports folk. From Fnatic CEO Wouter Sleijffers to Twitch's Chris Mead and Ceirnan 'excoundrel' Lowe, the esports crowd was out...
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ESL flying high as it reveals Emirates Airline partnership

ESL has today announced an intriguing partnership with Emirates Airline that will see on-demand esports content available at passengers fingertips. There's no shortage of people who love and work in esports and...

Gfinity Elite Series delayed – future date yet to be announced

Gfinity Plc has announced that the Elite Draft and thus Elite Series will not take place until a later date. The Elite Draft was supposedly set to begin on Friday, yet...

Hitbox and Azubu to relaunch as Smashcast following merger

Following Azubu's acquisition of Hitbox back in January, the company has now announced a relaunch as Smashcast. The new platform can be found at www.smashcast.tv. All traffic that would previously otherwise be...

New England Patriots and Miami Dolphins could be the first to have secured Overwatch...

Esteemed esports journalist Richard Lewis yesterday reported that Activision Blizzard has secured the involvement of two huge US sporting brands in the New England Patriots and the Miami Dolphins. Lewis' sources suggest that...

Ballistix becomes a sponsor of Team Liquid

The latest company to partner with the multi-regional organisation Team Liquid is Ballistix Gaming. For those who don't know, Ballistix creates PC 'performance memory' products focused on the needs of high end gaming....

Events

ELEAGUE partners with Psyonix for Rocket League Cup

Turner and IMG's esports tournament brand ELEAGUE has announced a renewed partnership with Psyonix to launch The ELEAGUE CUP: Rocket League 2018. The event will see...