This week in Esports: Ronaldo and Ronnie Screwvala invest, G FUEL secure ELEAGUE Arena...

Compared to previous weeks, it's been a somewhat quiet week in the often frenetic esports industry. Considering Brazilian football legend Ronaldo has invested this week, it goes to show just how crazy an...

Ginx TV will deliver another series of The First Hour

Ginx Esports TV, the company based in London which has seen investment from the likes of Sky and ITV,  has announced that it will be delivering another series of The First...

Facebook Live exclusivity deal for Heroes of the Dorm

In the latest news from Facebook Live it has been reported that the exclusive rights to Heroes of the Dorm is its latest signing.  Blizzard revealed that Heroes of the Dorm would...

Mousesports signs deal with ad agency Jung von Matt

Mercedes-Benz, Adidas, Nikon, Lufthansa, the German Football Association, and mousesports.  What do these have in common? All are (or have been) represented by German creative ad agency JvM (Jung von Matt). As...
ELEAGUE set

HyperX stays on as ELEAGUE sponsor

HyperX has announced that it will continue to support esports by sponsoring ELEAGUE and the 2017 tournament season.  HyperX was the official gaming headset sponsor of ELEAGUE in its inaugural year and has signed up...

Paul “ReDeYe” Chaloner – Code Red Esports – Workshops, investment and sports teams

Code Red Esports is a multi-faceted business that not only works in talent management but also has a broad esports consultancy arm.  For Part One of the interview, focusing on the talent management...

Pierre Acuña – Havas – Adidas and Vitality deal is a game-changer

Pierre Acuña is a Strategic Planner at Havas Sports & Entertainment, a company which helps to 'create meaningful relationships between brands and people'.  Pierre recently helped broker the deal between Team Vitality...

KontrolFreek launches Performance Gaming Wear line

KontrolFreek has today announced its new Performance Gaming WearTM apparel line which is specifically designed for gamers and esports professionals.  There are various items in the collection aimed at enticing gamers with the first...

Ronaldo has invested in a Brazilian esports team

The former Brazil, Real Madrid and Inter Milan striker Ronaldo has become the latest high profile figure to invest in esports.  Alongside professional poker player André Akkari and Igor Trafane Federal, CEO of...

G FUEL secures ELEAGUE Arena Naming Rights

ELEAGUE and Gamma Labs, the company behind energy drink G FUEL, have announced an official marketing partnership that includes naming rights to ELEAGUE’s Atlanta-based studio.  This'll henceforth be known as the G FUEL ELEAGUE...

Events

London Spitfire, Houston Outlaws join forces for Overwatch Gilded Gala

Overwatch League franchises London Spitfire and Houston Outlaws have partnered to host the Overwatch Gilded Gala. The event will be split into two show matches,...