What’s on this week? Ft LCS Summer

We start the week off over in the USA with the LCS. As the league heads into its fourth week, a rather odd situation has arisen with six teams sitting in...

EPICENTER Major names SAP as its official analytics partner

EPICENTER Major has announced a partnership with SAP, which will see them collect in-game data and statistics throughout the tournament.  SAP will collect and display in-game figures such as net worth and patch records...
Gaming4Life Call of Duty Charity Tournament

ESL and Sony to host Gaming4Life Call of Duty charity event

Tournament organiser ESL has partnered with the Sony Foundation, the charitable arm of Sony in Australia, to host the Gaming4Life Call of Duty Charity Tournament. The event will see Australian Call of Duty...
Counter Logic Gaming FILA

FILA enters esports with Counter Logic Gaming partnership

North American organisation Counter Logic Gaming has appointed sportswear brand FILA as the official apparel partner of its Fortnite team. Counter Logic Gaming's Fortnite players will wear select FILA apparel during the...
Dignitas VIE.gg

Dignitas partners with Esports Entertainment Group

Esports organisation Dignitas has announced a multi-year partnership with Esports Entertainment Group, the company behind esports betting platform VIE.gg. The deal aims to "provide safe and transparent" esports betting to fans of...

EWE Baskets Oldenburg announces host of partners for NBA 2K League side

Last year, German Basketball Bundesliga side EWE Baskets Oldenburg launched it's very own NBA 2K side. Now in its second year, the club's esports division has secured several new partners. Announced via the...

META High School Esports secures sponsors in Acer and Intel

Hardware manufacturers Acer Computer Australia and Intel have become official sponsors of Australian competition organiser META High School Esports. META has stated that the sponsorship will allow them to fund further gaming peripherals, secure venues for...

The LEC Summer Split finals are heading to Athens

Riot Games has announced that in partnership with LION Cereals, the LEC Summer Split finals will be heading to Athens, Greece. The Summer Split finals will take place on September 7th and 8th in Athens,...
This week in esports

This week in esports: OpTic Gaming, LEC, Ticketmaster, Hall of Fame

This week in esports has seen the most prominent organisational acquisition to date, a mainstream company getting further involved in the industry, Riot Games announcing more sponsors for LEC, and three...

The best social media reaction to #ESIHOF 2019

What a night the Esports Insider Hall of Fame 2019(#ESIHOF) was! 150 esteemed guests joined us at Nixon Peabody's stunning Los Angeles office to help us recognise three industry greats and...

Events

DreamHack partner with Rocket League with four major 2019 tournaments

DreamHack has announced it will expand its wealth of global tournament series' with the launch of the DreamHack Pro Circuit Rocket League series. With $100,000...