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ESL shed light on Mercedes-Benz deal – A road to the future

Bernhard Mogk is the SVP of Global Sales & Business Development at ESL. Following a landmark deal with Mercedes-Benz, we caught up with Bernhard to discuss the partnership, plans for its activation,...

Stakrn adds new Advisory Board Member

Stakrn, the French gaming and esports company, has today announced the arrival of John Armstrong to its Advisory Board, as it looks to pursue a period of international growth.  With 'a global focus...
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Adam Whyte – Red Monkey Collective – Censorship: a lawyer’s perspective

Toxicity, bad language, homophobia, racism and a plethora of other issues remain prevalent in the world of gaming and esports. Just this week, renowned streamer PewDiePie used the "n-word" whilst being...

Genvid raises further $2.5m and makes Genvid SDK available publicly

New York based games technology solutions provider Genvid Technologies has announced a new funding round, and that is has made the Genvid SDK publicly available for all major engines and platforms.  Genvid...

GAMURS raise $3.5 million in funding, also announces ICO for DFS site Skrilla

GAMURS, the company behind esports coverage site Dot Esports has closed a $3.5 million (£2.64m) round of funding in a capital raise led by Aura Funds Management. It has also announced a...

SteelSeries and North partner up

SteelSeries and Danish CS:GO team, North announced their sponsorship and collaborative partnership on Friday. In addition to providing the org with monetary support, SteelSeries and North will work together as partners in...

Blizzard Arena to open in Los Angeles with Overwatch Contenders next month

Blizzard has announced that it will open a brand new live-event destination for esports competitions in Los Angelas.  The release states that the Burbank, California venue will be designed and kitted out...
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Sportradar and Fortuna esports sign multi-year partnership

Sportradar has announced its second multi-year audiovisual streaming, data and integrity partnership in  a week, this time with Fortuna Esports.  Sportradar will be the exclusive provider of betting audio-visual streams and transmissions...

Maestro just raised $3m in Series A financing

Maestro, the engagement and analytics platform for enterprise live streamers, has just announced the close of a $3 million (£2.2m) Series A financing.  The round was led by Hersh Interactive Group with additional...
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The Paladins Premier League will stream exclusively on Facebook

The recently announced Paladins Premier League is the latest signing by Facebook, after news broke that the social platform giant has secured exclusive access to the streaming rights.  As reported by Forbes, matches...

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AD+D will bring new thinking to live esports events

Attention Seekers and Done + Dusted are teaming up to deliver competitive gaming events for the masses via new joint venture; AD+D.  The aim is...