Quentin Martin, Luckbox

Luckbox CEO: Going public is the hardest thing I’ve done

For Quentin Martin, the Luckbox CEO, 2020 has been alright. In many ways it’s been stellar.  Not only does he plan to take his company public on December 14th; he also lives...
M2 World Championship 2021

2021 M2 World Championship to be held in Singapore

Chinese video game developer Moonton has announced that the 2021 Mobile Legends Bang Bang World Championship will take place in Singapore.  The developer also confirmed that the event will be held offline behind closed...

VALORANT Champions Tour announced, ESE enters into K1CK purchase deal |ESI Digest #20

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...

Opinion: Why Southeast Asia is a perfect launchpad for Wild Rift’s esports ecosystem

Riot Games’ League of Legends is one of gaming’s most popular IPs and its arrival on the mobile platform, via Wild Rift, has been met with great enthusiasm from the community.  Although...
ONE Esports x Moonton

ONE Esports and Moonton unveil Mobile Legends Professional League Invitational

ONE Esports, the esports venture of sports media company ONE Championship, has joined forces with Chinese game developer Moonton to unveil the Mobile Legends Professional League Invitational (MPLI).  The tournament will see 20 Southeast Asian teams...
Newzoo EVOS Esports

Newzoo and EVOS Esports partner to analyse SEA market

Games and esports analytics firm Newzoo has partnered with Indonesia-based esports organisation EVOS Esports to conduct market research and analysis of the South East Asia region. With 15 teams across five countries in the...
FIGHT Wallet Codes Garena Partnership

FIGHT and Wallet Codes join forces with Garena

Forest Interactive's development platform Forest Interactive Gaming Habitat Team (FIGHT) and digital wallet platform Wallet Codes have unveiled a partnership with Singaporean game developer Garena. The partnership is said to focus on bolstering the Malaysian esports scene...

Opinion: How PUBG Mobile’s ban has impacted Indian esports

One of the biggest gaming stories coming out of the South Asian region this year was the Indian Government’s decision to ban PUBG Mobile in the country in October.  The news sent...
PUBG Mobile

The top Indian esports business developments in September 2020

September was a big month for Indian esports with everything being set into motion with the ban on PUBG Mobile. However, the beginning of the Indian Premier League has sprung new...
Ross Video Clash Royale World Finals

Ross Video’s success story with the Clash Royale League World Finals

OGN, formerly known as Ongamenet, is one of the world’s original esports production companies. Founded on July 24, 2000, OGN started as a South Korean cable television network dedicated almost entirely...