T1 NFT

T1 launches NFT partnership with Swappable

South Korean organisation T1 Entertainment & Sports has announced a partnership between T1's DOTA2 team and NFT marketplace, Swappable. Per an official post on the Swappable website, T1 fans will soon be...
Evil Geniuses Bitcasino

Evil Geniuses signs Bitcasino as latest partner

North American esports organisation Evil Geniuses (EG) announced a strategic partnership with Bitcoin-focused casino operator, Bitcasino. Per a release, EG's partnership with Bitcasino is the first of its kind in esports. As...

Team Liquid appoints president, FaZe partners with DC Comics | ESI Digest #59

Each week, ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest...
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...

GG.Bet partners with RuHub Studio for OGA Dota PIT Invitational

Online betting platform GG.Bet has teamed up with ESforce Holding’s content creation firm RuHub Studio for OGA Dota PIT Invitational's broadcast.  As a result of the deal, GG.Bet’s branding will be integrated into the...

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...

Mobalytics names LS and Nemesis as co-owners

California-based esports analytics platform Mobalytics has welcomed content creators Nick “LS” DeCesare and Tim “Nemesis” Lipovšek as co-owners. DeCesare and Lipovšek will reportedly contribute to the design and development of the platform’s...

Women in Esports teams up with Dota Valkyries

Women in Esports, an initiative created by not-for-profit organisation the British Esports Association, has announced a partnership with Dota Valkyries. Dota Valkyries is a support organisation for women in the Dota 2...
Live Media, Beyond The Summit

Live Media secures BTS Pro Series Season 7 broadcast rights

LATAM esports firm Live Media Esports Entertainment has announced a media rights deal with production company and tournament organiser Beyond The Summit. As a result, Live Media has secured Spanish language broadcast...
Esports Viewership June

Esports viewership breakdown with Esports Charts: June 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. June’s viewership...