ICE meets Esports – The live betting battle

One would be forgiven for mistaking the pizzazz of ICE 2017 for the bright lights of Vegas. The sheer scale of the world's largest gambling exhibition is truly a sight to...
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Varsity Games and ESL UK announce Leicester debut for Derby Series

Students of Leicester will know all too well the rivalry between De Montfort and Leicester universities.  On March 11th this will take on a whole new angle with the first Derby Series...
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Splyce announce strategic partnership with Delaware North

The major esports organisation Splyce, announced on February 9th that they have entered into a strategic partnership with Delaware North. The organisation, headquartered in Buffalo, New York, operates in nine titles,...
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Faker’s switch to Twitch

Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok is a name synonymous with success in League of Legends and esports. The Korean is considered one of, if not the best player in the world at the...

Schalke 04 Esports documentary drops

This Sunday, the new Schalke 04 League of Legends team assembled under coach Michael “Veteran” Archer will make their Challenger Series debut. To mark the occasion, Schalke introduced their new roster...

Riot Games Oceania partners with Genius Tech

Technology and data provider Genius Tech Group has revealed that it has partnered with Riot Games Oceania to provide 'a next generation tipping solution' to Riot’s followers.  The platform, which has been customised for...

Red Bull’s full series on Bjergsen is now available

The entirety of Red Bull Leader in the Lane series on Bjergsen is now available to view as of today. The web series, which focuses on Bjergsen's rise to fame, is in three...

League of Legends pro xPeke becomes Gillette ambassador

In an announcement on his Twitch channel today it was revealed that xPeke is now an ambassador for Gillette.  The Spanish League of Legends player, real name Enrique Cedeño Martínez, has been a...

Ronaldo has invested in a Brazilian esports team

The former Brazil, Real Madrid and Inter Milan striker Ronaldo has become the latest high profile figure to invest in esports.  Alongside professional poker player André Akkari and Igor Trafane Federal, CEO of...

Big Ten Network and Riot Games partner to launch League of Legends college season

Big Ten Network and Riot Games have announced the launch of the official BTN League of Legends season; in which teams from Big Ten Universities will take part in a season-long competition.  The competition will be...

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ESI Super Forum: Sponsorship in esports – Panel Assessment

Here's another look back at our Esports Insider Super Forum in March, this time the focus is on the brands and sponsorship panel. Up for...