Thorin becomes an ambassador for fantasy and betting firm ESP

Esports historian, talk-show host and established analyst Duncan “Thorin” Shields has been announced as an ambassador for esports fantasy and betting operator ESP.  In their words ESP plans to use this partnership to...
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Esports team management platform ReadyUp to launch in Autumn

San Francisco based ReadyUp, which calls itself the 'first esports team management platform, will go live this Autumn.  New organisations in esports crop up rather regularly but it's safe to say that...

Capcom announces Street Fighter mobile game

The Street Fighter series will expand its reach onto mobile thanks to a collaboration between Beeline, a Capcom subsidiary, and Skillz, a mobile esports platform. A new game for mobile platforms was...

Martin Wyatt – Gfinity – “You’ll find me sat front and centre, every weekend,...

The Gfinity Elite Draft and Elite Series is edging ever closer. It's just a matter of days now before the pre-requisite, the Challenger Series shut and those that will be considered...

Mousesports reveal Vodafone as new head sponsor

Whilst Dr Pepper Germany is a fairly substantial name to attract as a sponsor, German esports organisation mousesports has not stopped there. This morning, the brand announced a new head sponsor in Vodafone....
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GameScorekeeper sees $450k cash injection for its Esports Data Suite

Danish esports data provider GameScorekeeper has received a sizable cash injection of $450,000 (£350,000) to further enhance its data tracking software which pulls results and stats from esports matches in real time.  GameScorekeeper...

Senate Bill 240 paves the way for legal esports betting in Nevada

Nevada state governor Brian Sandoval has signed a bill, dubbed Senate Bill 240, amending the pari-mutuel wagering rules and thus paving the way for esports wagering to be legal in Nevada.  The bill...
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Esports contracts: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Aside from a fortunate few at the top in their chosen esports, the dream for a the vast majority of players, org owners, managers, and staff remains simple. They wish to make...
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Esports Integrity Coalition sign MOU with UKGC

The Esports Integrity Coalition ("ESIC") has made its latest move in signing an information sharing Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with the UK Gambling Commission. The move will see esports being considered alongside...

Polish bookmaker STS sponsors Izako Boars

One of Poland’s best known bookmakers STS has sponsored the esports team Izako Boars. Izako Boars currently has a roster in CS:GO.  We spoke to STS’ Lukasz Swierk and enquired as to why...

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Clash Royale League combines Western regions for 2019 season

Supercell is gearing up to bring back the Clash Royale League for 2019, but it's returning with some changes. Instead of having separate divisions for...