Team Huma will rebrand as PSG eSports

Team Huma's European Challenger Series spot has been purchased by Webedia Group and Bang Bang Management, and with a nod to the recent established partnership between these companies and PSG, it has...

Canal Plus Group partners with ESL to boost esports in France

How many meetings must go on at ESL HQ each day? The organisation has signed yet another deal, this time with Vivendi's Canal Plus Group.  The partnership will see Canal Plus and ESL...

Steffen Thomsen – Copenhagen Flames – Lifting Danish esports

Steffen Thomsen is the founder and director of Copenhagen Flames. He recently made the decision, not to mention impressive commitment, to leave his position at Danske Spil Oddset to focus on the Flames full...

ESL & Kwesé team up to make African esports history

ESL has signed its latest deal, this time it's a 5 year arrangement with African firm Kwesé Sports.   Despite flying slightly under the radar this is a huge partnership for ESL...

eSports.ch launched by UPC for Swiss esports fans

This one's for you Swiss esports fans.  UPC Switzerland has launched a new esports platform, eSports.ch, which will report on the growing industry and news from the major titles with a focus on...

Battle on the Strip – Faceit enters Vegas

Media and esports firm Ultimate Media Ventures (UMV), has announced that it is teaming up with Faceit to bring a series of esports events to Las Vegas.  Branded as Battle on the Strip, the event will take...
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EnVyUs investors launch ReKT, job board and agency

The venture capital firm, SierraMaya360, that invested a seven-figure sum into Team EnVyUs has launched a new job board and agency titled 'ReKT'. These are two different services, sharing the name...

This week in Esports: more investment, scope of skin betting industry unveiled and BeSA...

It's been nothing short of another frantic week in the burgeoning world of esports. There has been more significant investment from non-endemic esports brands and figures: Steve Aoki and Paris Saint-Germain. The sheer scope of...

Cannes will host the first esports BAR (Business Arena Esports)

Reed Midem has announced that it is organising the first Esports BAR (Business Arena Esports) event in Cannes in February 15-17 next year.  The three day business event will seek to foster relationships...

ESL releases ESL Play App for mobile

Over six million members have played in ESL Play online cups, and now users can navigate the platform directly from their Android and iOS mobile devices with the ESL Play App.  According...

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PUBG Esports to implement profit-sharing and event sponsorship

PUBG Corp. is launching a series of financial initiatives to help support the teams competing in its newly-devised professional leagues. These initiatives include profit-sharing on...