Yamzu selected for BDL Accelerate in Lebanon

Swedish based startup firm, Yamzu, has revealed that it has been selected to participate in the upcoming global startup competition BDL Accelerate that takes place in Beirut, Lebanon from November 2nd...

Coca-Cola in esports: the Power Level Cup

Coca-Cola announced this week the introduction of the "Power Level Cup". The initiative takes two Swedish esports players - Henrik 'AdmiralBulldog' Ahnberg and Zaiban 'zAAz' Turkie and matches them up with two...

Blaine Graboyes – GameCo – The video game casino

Blaine Graboyes is the CEO of GameCo, one of a select few, but undoubtedly increasing, number of suppliers looking to bring esports into casinos.  Prior to speaking at the Esports and Casino...

AlphaDraft to shut down: the latest fantasy esports casualty

AlphaDraft took to email yesterday to inform its' customers that it would no longer continue operations after the conclusion of the League of Legends World Championship. The email, sent to customers read...

Multiplay unveils UK esports studio

At the UK Masters this week Multiplay unveiled its new UK esports studio. Multiplay, which was founded in 1997, is best known for organising both the popular Masters League (which runs competitions...

BRaVe Ventures plan Business of Esports Speaker Series in NY

New York, New York it's a hell of an esports town this week. Following on from the announcement of New York City FC's FIFA series with Players' Lounge, BRaVe Ventures has revealed...

StarCraft ProLeague ends after 14 years

The Korean e-Sports Association (KeSPA) announced yesterday that it will close down the StarCraft ProLeague, the world's first pro esports team league, which ran for 14 seasons.  Sadly this has also seen five of...

e-Ligue 1 shows FIFA’s competitive scene means business

E-Ligue 1, a new FIFA league and a collaboration between the French Professional Football League and EA Sports, was announced yesterday. French Professional Football League (LFP) CEO Didier Quillot made the revelation...

Nepenthez and Dylan Rigby plead not guilty to gambling offences

A pair of Youtubers from Essex, Craig 'Nepenthez' Douglas and Dylan Rigby, both pleaded not guilty at their initial court date on Friday.  The pair have been charged with offences relating to gambling;...
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Sporting CP dip further into esports with CS:GO Tournament

After picking up a FIFA player, and creating "Esports History" by having their player face off against one of Wolfsburg's, Sporting CP have once again entered the space by launching a...

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Magic: The Gathering shows its hand, details 2019 esports plans

Magic is promising even more esports in 2019, with more prize money, more ways to qualify and more ways to play. This year will...