Riot Games confirms Reykjavik, Iceland to host League of Legends Worlds 2021, begins October 6th

Riot Games confirms League of Legends Worlds 2021 in Iceland, begins October 5th

Riot Games has officially announced that League of Legends World Championships 2021 will be held in Reykjavik, Iceland. Worlds 2021 will neither be a touring event nor host a live audience. Instead,...
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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...
EXCEL ESPORTS

EXCEL ESPORTS appoints Oskar Sisi as Creative Director

British esports organisation EXCEL ESPORTS has appointed Oskar Sisi, formerly of Fnatic, as its Creative Director. In his new role, Sisi will be responsible for leading the organisation’s new Brand and Creative...

Mobalytics partners with Cloud9’s Perkz

California-based esports analytics platform Mobalytics has signed Cloud9 League of Legends player Luka 'Perkz' Perković as its latest media partner.  As a part of the deal, Perković will be providing his knowledge...

X7 Esports acquires Bulldog Esports 

Isle of Man-based organisation X7 Esports has acquired British esports organisation Bulldog Esports.  As a result of the acquisition, the organisation has named Bulldog Esports's Founder Antony Newton as its new Director of...

Piqué and Ibai acquire Superliga spot, FaZe Clan and OpTic announce collaboration | ESI...

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...

Challengermode joins forces with Super Girl Gamer Series

Swedish esports platform Challengermode has announced a partnership with the Super Girl Gamer Series.  The deal will see both parties hosting tournaments across a range of esports titles, including  League of Legends,...
LPL Tiffany and Co. Silver Dragon Cup

LPL unveils Tiffany and Co. crafted 2021 Summer Final Trophy

The Chinese League of Legends Pro League (LPL) has unveiled the new Silver Dragon Cup, a trophy created by jewellery brand Tiffany and Co. in celebration of the 10th anniversary for...
LPL rebrand

LPL partners with DesignStudio, unveils visual rebrand

The Chinese League of Legends Pro League (LPL) has unveiled a visual rebrand before the 2021 LPL Summer Finals. The league partnered with London-based branding agency DesignStudio for the redesign. The firm...

Kosmos and Piqué partner with Ibai to purchase Astralis Superliga spot

European esports organisation Astralis has sold its Spanish academy team Astralis Stormbringers to sports and entertainment company Kosmos. As part of the purchase, Twitch streamer Ibai Llanos has teamed up with the...