AFK Pros: Launching during uncertainty

AFK Group writes for ESI to detail the company’s launch of AFK Pros in 2021 and the subsequent journey it has embarked on.  RELATED: AFK Creators rebrands to AFK Group Overall, 2021 has...

Pace University launches esports programme

American educational institution Pace University has announced the launch of its first esports programme set to commence in January 2022. In addition, the university has detailed the development of a dedicated esports...

JBL partners with ESL and IGN for JBL Quantum Cup

American audio brand JBL has partnered with ESL and IGN Entertainment for the return of the JBL Quantum Cup, a three-day tournament featuring Fortnite, CS:GO and Apex Legends. The JBL Quantum Cup...

SteelSeries announces Apex Legends Prime Cup

Danish gaming peripherals manufacturer SteelSeries has announced a new esports tournament called the Apex Legends Prime Cup. The tournament, set to commence on November 13th, will feature 20 teams from the Americas...
Mari Takahashi

Mari ‘AtomicMari’ Takahashi named Co-owner of Spacestation Gaming

North American esports organisation Spacestation Gaming has named gaming personality Mari 'AtomicMari' Takahashi as Co-owner of the company. Takahashi will work alongside her business partner, Peter Kitch, current founder Shaun 'Shonduras' McBride,...
ESI Digest

McLaren unveils esports facility, Gen.G expands Puma deal | ESI Digest #52

Each week, ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest...

Apex Legends announces esports plans for ALGS second season

Game developer Respawn Entertainment has unveiled its Apex Legends esports plans for the second season of its Global Series (ALGS).  The second season, which is scheduled to take commence in September 2021,...

BLAST teams up with Razer for Apex Legends event

Esports tournament organiser BLAST has announced a partnership with gaming peripherals manufacturer Razer for its upcoming BLAST Titans Apex Legends event. According to the release, the partnership looks to integrate Razer into...

BLAST inks deals with Twitch and Amazon ahead of BLAST Titans

Esports tournament organiser BLAST has teamed up with ecommerce company Amazon and streaming service Twitch. According to the release, the partnership will look to provide a better viewing experience for the tournament...
Western Digital x BLAST Titans

Western Digital sponsors Apex Legends event BLAST Titans

Tournament organiser BLAST has announced a partnership with data storage company Western Digital for its inaugural Apex Legends event BLAST Titans. As a result, Western Digital’s gaming brand WD_BLACK will become a sponsor...