ELEAGUE announces new and expanded partnerships ahead of Boston Major

Turner and IMG’s ELEAGUE today announced several new and expanded business partnerships ahead of The ELEAGUE Major: Boston, with its final stage set to begin Friday, Jan. 26. The first of these...
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Esports Biz 101: Part 2 – Business and legal considerations for professional esports orgs

This is a guest piece by Justin M. Jacobson In addition to the legal considerations we addressed in part one of this piece, there are some other protections that an esports organisation...
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Meet ESI at Gamesforum, e-Taca CTT, ICE, Esports BAR or Rocktech Paris

Here at Esports Insider we love nothing more than keeping busy and getting out and about industry events across the world. The next three weeks are extremely busy for events, and Esports...

Data and analytics company Esports One closes $3m seed round

Esports One, the data and analytics company that which seeks to change the way fans watch and engage with esports, has today announced the close of $3m (£2.15m) seed round co-led...

Unikrn partner with Dash Radio to launch Unikrn Radio

Unikrn, the dedicated esports bookmaker and creators of UnikoinGold ("UKG") the crypto token has partnered with Dash Radio to launch Unikrn Radio.  The channel, Unikrn Radio, will focus on cryptocurrency and esports...
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Alex Igelman – Millennial Esports – Esports, blockchain and the Esports BAR

Millennial Esports is one of a number of companies that has heavily invested in esports in the past 18 months, but it’s one of far fewer which have built a diverse...

HSV to enter esports through FIFA

Another Bundesliga club has signalled its intent to enter the esports fray as Hamburger Sport-Verein e.V ("HSV") are set to sign a FIFA player, The Esports Observer reports. TEO reports that at...
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Rivalcade sells three franchise spots for $1 million, yet games are unconfirmed

ESPN reports suggest that tournament organiser Rivalcade has sold three franchise spots for $1 million apiece as they look to launch the "Esports Battle League", a geolocated league that "hopes to...
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ESForce acquired by Mail.Ru for $150 million

ESForce, one of the largest esports companies has been sold to Russian internet giant Mail.Ru for $150 million (~£107.8m) according to ESPN reports. ESForce continues to own SK Gaming and Virtus.Pro after...
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NA League Championship Series partners with State Farm

The NA League Championship Series (NALCS), has announced a partnership with State Farm just in time with the series getting underway once more. This brand new sponsor is currently working in traditional...