Big Ten Network and Riot Games partner to launch League of Legends college season

Big Ten Network and Riot Games have announced the launch of the official BTN League of Legends season; in which teams from Big Ten Universities will take part in a season-long competition.  The competition will be...

Vorsprung durch Astralis – Audi enters esports

German car giant Audi has become the latest to move into the esports space having partnered with CS:GO team Astralis. The deal was revealed by Astralis on their Twitter yesterday as they released a series of photos...

Eredivisie announces new FIFA league E-Divisie

The Dutch Premier League, Eredivisie, is launching a new FIFA league: the E-Divisie. It will see each of the 18 Eredivisie clubs virtually compete for a championship in FIFA 17 Ultimate Team.  As revealed in their...

Room on Fire releases episode one of new CS:GO series

Esports studio Room on Fire has unveiled a documentary called #CSGreatestGames Episode 1: “Boostgate”. The studio is mostly known for its work in CS:GO and puts analytical content out across Youtube, Soundcloud...
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Philippe Chaix – Betters’ Rift – Pitch ICE Perfect

Philippe Chaix is the CMO and Co-Founder at Betters’ Rift, one of the four esports companies in the GamCrowd Pitch ICE start-up competition this year.  Based in Paris, Betters’ Rift is an...
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Diaries Out – 2017 Esports Conference Checklist

Get those business cards ordered and your elevator pitch perfected because in 2017 there will be more esports business conferences than ever before. Last year saw more emerge, and as event...

Esport Talk – World of Tanks’ TheDeadZone

When esports is discussed World of Tanks rarely gets a mention. But it deserves one, and so the team at Esport Talk cut it some slack this week.  The Wargaming title was released back...

VR platform SLIVER.tv partners with ESL & DreamHack for 14 events

SLIVER.tv, the leading esports 360º virtual reality entertainment platform, has announced its broad-reaching 2017 partnership with the major players of ESL and DreamHack.  Fans of the ESL One series, IEM and DreamHack...
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Phil Kornychev – PVP.ME – Pitch ICE Perfect

Phil Kornychev is the Co-Founder at PVP.ME, one of four esports companies in the GamCrowd Pitch ICE startup competition. PVP.me is a player to player betting exchange focused exclusively on esports. This...

James ‘Master52’ Lambert – Mad Skills Motocross 2

Mad Skills Motocross 2 recently held its first World Championship with a £16,000 prize pot in Stockholm. In 2016 the game has paid out over £735,000. James ‘Master52’ Lambert is one...

Events

ESL announces Intel as the official headline sponsor of the UK...

ESL has announced Intel as the official headline sponsor of the ESL Premiership, the UK’s national esports league. As part of the sponsorship deal,...