Unikrn to acquire casino focused esports company LEET

Esports only bookmaker Unikrn has revealed that it has moved to acquire LEET.  LEET works with casinos primarily in Las Vegas but elsewhere too. The company is focused on helping them to run their...

Millennial Esports to acquire Stream Hatchet

Millennial Esports has announced it will acquire Stream Hatchet as they look to expand their esports offering. The deal will see Millennial Esports issue 2,951,973 common shares of Millennial Esports at an issuance...

Moritz Maurer – Genius Sports – Protecting integrity and unlocking data with FACEIT

In early April, Genius Sports announced a partnership with gaming platform provider and creators of the Esports Championship Series (ECS), FACEIT. The partnership got underway with Season 3 of the ECS on April...

SK Gaming partner with Lagardère Sports

The latest team to partner with Lagardère Sports are the winners of the cs_summit SK Gaming.  The win coupled with this announcement mean it's been quite a 24 hours for the Cologne based organisation.  Alexander T....
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Team Secret announce NVIDIA GeForce as graphics platform of choice

Team Secret yesterday took to Twitter to announce a partnership with NVIDIA GeForce.  https://twitter.com/teamsecret/status/856235857115832326 Although no further details have been revealed, it's safe to assume that the partnership will see NVIDIA graphics cards, specifically...
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This week in Esports: Spartak, Olympics, broadcast rights and MediaMarkt

It has been reported this week that a Alisports and the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) have struck a deal which will see esports feature in the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games. Furthermore, Spartak Moscow the esteemed...
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Esports Industry Awards 2017 announce categories

The Esports Industry Awards have returned for a second year, after a successful 2016 debut. Growing from 18 categories to 21 this time around. Public nominations for the awards are split...

League of Legends rights in Turkey acquired by Saran Media

Domestic rights to the Turkish Challenger League in League of Legends have been acquired by Saran Media, SportBusiness reports. The terms of the deal are undisclosed, but the League of Legends action...
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Unibet releases updated “Champions of Esports” report

Bookmaker Unibet has released an updated version of its "Champions of Esports", a tool showing various statistics from across esports history. The nifty and easy to use tool takes viewership data from Statista and player,...

ESforce and MediaMarkt pen partnership

ESforce Esports Holding Company have signed a deal with MediaMarkt, a large operator in consumer electronic retail. The MediaMarkt chain includes over 800 stores spanning 15 countries.  The announcement states that the companies " intend...

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Philippe Chaix – Betters’ Rift – Pitch ICE Perfect

Philippe Chaix is the CMO and Co-Founder at Betters’ Rift, one of the four esports companies in the GamCrowd Pitch ICE start-up competition this...