Bugha x Hollister

Hollister appoints Fortnite World Cup winner Bugha as Chief Gaming Scout

North American retail brand Hollister has appointed 2019 Fortnite World Cup winner Kyle 'Bugha' Giersdorf as its Chief Gaming Scout. As a result, the two parties have joined forces to launch a limited-edition hoodie...

Skyesports CEO Shiva Nandy discusses acquisition and future prospects in South Asia

In August 2021, digital entertainment and technology company JetSynthesys acquired Indian esports firm Skyesports for an undisclosed amount.  As a result, JetSynthesys now owns a 65 per cent stake in Skyesports. One of...

Good Game announces college focused esports league in Croatia

Croatia-based esports and gaming startup Good Game and sports betting company Superology has announced the inaugural edition of a student esports tournament. The Superology Student Esports Tournament will take place from October...
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,...

Xisde partners with ApolloEX to launch fan token

Brazilian esports organisation Xisde has announced a partnership with blockchain company ApolloEX to launch a fan token. According to the release, the Xisde token will provide fans with access to premium content,...
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How Bumble is helping change gender dynamics in esports

When comparing esports and dating apps, the connection between the two is not immediately apparent. However, since 2018 a lot of companies within the space, such as Bumble and Tinder, have...
Nigma Galaxy

Team Nigma merges with Galaxy Racer to become Nigma Galaxy

Abu Dhabi-based esports organisation Team Nigma has merged with fellow MENA organisation Galaxy Racer. As a result of the merger, Team Nigma has been renamed Nigma Galaxy and will head up Galaxy...
Global Esports Tour

Global Esports Federation unveils details on Global Esports Tour

The Global Esports Federation (GEF) has revealed details on its inaugural running of the Global Esports Tour. Coinciding with the reveal, the GEF has named event organiser and tournament platform FACEIT as a strategic partner. RELATED: Global...
League of Legends

LoL, Dota 2, and Street Fighter V among 2022 Asian Games medal events

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has announced which esports titles have been selected for the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou, China. League of Legends, Hearthstone, Dota 2 and Street Fighter V...
EXCEL ESPORTS

EXCEL ESPORTS appoints Oskar Sisi as Creative Director

British esports organisation EXCEL ESPORTS has appointed Oskar Sisi, formerly of Fnatic, as its Creative Director. In his new role, Sisi will be responsible for leading the organisation’s new Brand and Creative...