Esports start ups can win $50,000 in Vegas launchpad

Forming part of Naruscope's Casinos and Esports Conference is an inviting $50,000 launchpad competition for esports start up companies. The Esports & Casino Resorts Esports Startup Launchpad is being delivered in partnership with...

Steffen Thomsen – Danske Spil – The Danish esports betting scene

Following the International in early August of this year, for which the victorious team Wings Gaming came away with $9.1m (£7m) as a prize, esports betting experienced a notable surge. Steffen Thomsen,...

Thinking of entering esports? Learn to tread carefully

With the numbers being touted by the likes of Newzoo about the current worth, and growth trajectory, of the esports industry it’s unsurprising that every man and his dog are looking...

Will PSG be the next football club in esports?

French sports daily L’Equipe has reported that Paris Saint-Germain Football Club appear to be set to invest in esports.  The article stated that the Ligue 1 champions are in talks with French esports team...

The long road to legitimisation in esports betting

Improving integrity standards across esports is of absolute importance for its continued growth and move into the mainstream. James Watson, Sportradar With the majority of tournaments played out online and with the numerous...

Newzoo ups its esports revenue estimates for 2016

  Newzoo has released its latest quarterly update of its assessment of the esports industry, the 'Global Esports Market Report'. Here are the key takeaways:- Esports revenues for 2016 will grow toward $493...

Moritz Maurer – Betgenius – Desktop vs mobile

Moritz Maurer is the Head of Esports at Betgenius. Ahead of Betting on Sports 2016 (#bettingonsports), at which there’ll be four esports focused panels in total and one of which Moritz will be...

Tipbet integrates live ESL streams

In a bid to add to its market share of the increasingly lucrative esports betting market Tipbet has announced that it has agreed a deal with ESL.  This will see the operator integrate...

Scott Burton – eSportsPools – Fantasy and teaming up with Na’Vi

 Scott Burton is the CEO of a company which is pairing up esports and fantasy; eSportsPools. The community centred site is also partnered with Na’Vi, or Natus Vincere, a popular team with...

Yahoo and ESL team up for tournament coverage

The latest partnership in esports has been announced and it's in the form of two major players; ESL and Yahoo. The initial two year agreement will see Yahoo Esports cover and stream...