Wave Esports enters partnership with Red Bull

Austrian organisation Wave Esports has announced a partnership with energy drinks brand Red Bull. According to the release, the partnership will see Wave utilise 'Red Bull's infrastructure' to assist in the development of...

EXCEL ESPORTS secures Sony smartphone partnership

British organisation EXCEL ESPORTS has named Sony as the official smartphone supplier for its Fortnite division.  The partnership sees Sony work closely with EXCEL's Fortnite player Jaden 'Wolfiez' Ashman to showcase the...

Ole Gunnar Solskjær joins ULTI Agency, OverActive Media raises $40m | ESI Digest #38

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 is...
Epic Games

Epic Games closes $1bn funding round led by Sony

American games publisher Epic Games has announced the closing of a $1bn (~£727m) funding round, bringing the company's equity valuation to $28.7bn (~£20.87bn). Sony Group Corporation led the funding round with an...

GCN and Van Wagner to hold national collegiate esports series

Esports-dedicated media group Gaming Community Network (GCN) has partnered with sports and entertainment firm Van Wagner to hold a collegiate esports tournament series across North America.  Each event will feature teams from...

Repeat.gg launches brand-focused esports tournament platform

Repeat.gg has revamped its esports tournament platform to assist brands in launching marketing campaigns. The new 'all-in-one' platform offers automated esports campaigns and a dashboard that provides marketing analytics and performance, return on...
Team Singularity Esports Academy

Star search: A look inside the Team Singularity Esports Academy

Danish esports organisation Team Singularity launched its own talent academy in December alongside machine-learning platform Pluck GG. In less than a month, the academy has attracted over 3,000 members that are...

Nicecactus: Building an esports legacy in Monaco

In mid-2020, the Monaco Esports Federation (MEF) tasked Nicecactus with organising one of the largest EMEA esports events to date. As a result, an international event designed to bring together some...

AS Monaco join forces with Gambit Esports for Dota 2 and Fortnite

AS Monaco Esports, the french football club's competitive gaming division, has announced a partnership with Russian organisation Gambit Esports to launch a new esports team, AS Monaco Gambit. According to the release, the team will...
Guild Esports

Exclusive: Guild Esports Executive Chairman on 2021 ambitions and financial results

This morning (Friday, January 29th), British esports organisation Guild Esports (LSE: GILD) announced its results for the previous financial year. The publicly listed company announced a loss before tax of £2.7m. The...