League of Legends European scene could be split into four regions, reports suggest

Riot Games, the developer of League of Legends is set to revamp the European League of Legends Championship Series in 2018 to a regional format, according to reports from ESPN. The report...

H2K write open letter to EU LCS community, threatens to exit the EU LCS

H2K esports released a letter late last week slamming the set-up of the European LCS and Riot for the substantial losses they’re incurring. The organisation outlines first and foremost that it’s an...
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Chaos Theory launches in Singapore, looks to jumpstart the SEA esports scene

This weekend past saw the launch of Chaos Theory, an esports organisation based in Singapore to keep an eye on.  Founded by Drew Holt-Kentwell and Singaporean Hai Ng, the team plans to...
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Gillette add TSM to esports portfolio with latest partnership

Gillette announced late last week that it has partnered with TSM, in the company's second team sponsorship of late. https://twitter.com/Gillette/status/903688479812587520 The world-renowned shaving brand entered into a partnership with EDward Gaming ("EDG") back...
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BMW announced as Official Partner for EULCS Finals

Riot Games has announced that German car manufacturing giant BMW is the Official Partner for this year's EULCS Summer Finals. The deal, which was announced on Twitter, sees Riot partnering with one...

FC Barcelona midfielder invests in G2 Esports

G2 Esports has today announced a funding round with a diverse group of investors who bring with them a wealth of experience from the entertainment, financial, and traditional sport sectors.  The most...
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Betradar launches League of Legends live odds with DOJO Madness

Betradar has officially launched live odds for League of Legends, developed in conjunction with esports data specialists DOJO Madness.  DOJO’s service has developed models based on the analysis of over 450,000 rounds...

How great are you really? Mobalytics releases the Gamer Performer Index

Mobalytics, a company made up of scientists and ex-pro gamers, has developed a technology that they hope will become the standard for competitive gamer performance assessment - the Gamer Performance Index...
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NiP and Betway bring sponsorship deal to an end due to Riot Games

After announcing one of the largest sponsorship deals esports has ever seen last year, Ninjas in Pyjamas and Betway have ended the deal prematurely. The main reason for this is due...
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Edgar Davids wins lawsuit over League of Legends skin

Edgar Davids, the ex-professional football star for the Dutch national team, has successfully won a lawsuit against League developers Riot Games over the 'Striker Lucian' skin. The skin, which is a purchasable in-game...

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NEXPLAY acquires several championship winning esports teams across Asia

NEXPLAY continues to be at the frontier of the mobile gaming industry with the acquisition of several esports teams across Asia.  Nexplay, the Singapore-based ultimate...