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PUBG Mobile esports: Taking on the West

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, or PUBG, is synonymous with battle royale. Responsible in large part for ushering in a new era for multiplayer games, PUBG is now tackling a different kind of challenge:...

How Gamer.LK is Leveraging Cricket’s Popularity in South Asia for its PUBG Mobile League

Multiple former Sri Lankan cricketers including Lasith Malinga, Sanath Jayasuriya, Chaminda Vaas, TM Dilshan, and other prominent personalities from the sport are set to mentor local esports players in Sri Lanka. The...

Esports viewership breakdown with Esports Charts: October 2021

Every month ESI, in collaboration with Esports Charts, delves into the world of esports viewership to highlight what audiences are currently watching, along with other emerging trends in the industry. October saw...

PUBG Global Championship 2021 details announced

KRAFTON Inc., the holding company for PUBG Studios, has announced details for the PUBG Global Championship 2021. The global tournament, set to run from November 19th to December 19th will feature 32...

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,...
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...

Esports viewership breakdown with Esports Charts: July 2021

Every month ESI, in collaboration with Esports Charts, delves into the world of esports viewership to highlight what audiences are currently watching, along with other emerging trends in the industry. July’s viewership...