Call of Duty World League Franchising

Celtic FC Esports enter Call of Duty with roster for CWL Champs

Celtic FC Esports, the esports organisation associated with Scottish Premier League Champions Celtic, has announced it will support a team competing in the Call of Duty World League ("CWL") Championship. Prior to...
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MiDNiTE on joining the Minnesota Call of Duty franchise

Only a few players and personalities within esports have had the opportunity to be part of the iconic OpTic Gaming family, and one of those people is Ashley "MiDNiTE" - a popular...

What’s on this week? Ft Race to World First

'What’s on this week?' is ESI’s weekly feature letting you know just what’s going on in the wonderful world of esports in the next seven days. Each week, ESI picks a selection of...
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Johanna Faries named as Commissioner of Call of Duty Esports

Activision Blizzard has appointed Johanna Faries as the Commissioner of Call of Duty Esports ahead of the title's upcoming franchised league. Faries will oversee the competitive side of Call of Duty after acting...
This week in esports

This week in esports: Call of Duty League, Nike, TI9, Clash of Clans

Activision Blizzard has revealed two new franchises for its upcoming Call of Duty League, Nike has gotten more involved in esports, The International 2019's prize pool is soaring, and ESL One...
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Immortals and WISE Ventures secure Call of Duty franchise slots

Activision Blizzard has announced two more companies that have been successful in acquiring slots in its upcoming Call of Duty franchised league. Both Los Angeles and Minnesota have now been confirmed for...
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ESL and Sony to host Gaming4Life Call of Duty charity event

Tournament organiser ESL has partnered with the Sony Foundation, the charitable arm of Sony in Australia, to host the Gaming4Life Call of Duty Charity Tournament. The event will see Australian Call of Duty...
This week in esports

This week in esports: Immortals, Fnatic, Tory Lanez, Call of Duty

Each week, we put together the biggest and best stories from this week in esports. This time round, a couple of prominent organisations have raised significant amounts of investment and yet...
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Activision Blizzard reveals first five Call of Duty franchise owners

Activision Blizzard has revealed the first five companies to acquire spots in its upcoming franchised Call of Duty league. Discussing the league in its Q1 2019 earnings call, the developer announced that...

This week in esports: Call of Duty, Red Bull, ESL Mobile, GLL

This week in esports we have seen a whole host of interesting stories. GLL announced a partnership with PUBG Corporation to host a new PUBG Classic event and the LEC have added yet another...

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What you missed at the ESI Spring Forum Series

The second event of the year in Esports Insider's Forum Series is now over. The Spring Forum was our first business event in the north...