FACEIT has launched a partnership with the Unified Collegiate Esports Association (UCEA)

FACEIT unveils partnership with UCEA for varsity leagues

Esports platform and tournament organiser FACEIT has launched a partnership with the Unified Collegiate Esports Association (UCEA) to host its leagues for the 2020-2021 academic year. The platform will be used to host leagues for Rocket...
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Verizon sponsors Psyonix’s North American RLCS X

Psyonix’s Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) has picked up its first-ever 5G connectivity sponsor, thanks to today’s partnership with Verizon. The sponsorship deal will apply only to the North American region of...

WFH League Season 2 – New look, new games, new opportunities

The WFH League, a joint venture between Esports Insider and Platform,  is back for a second season. The ‘Work From Home, Win From Home’ league is for people to take part and...
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Media rights on the rise, WISE Ventures launches Version1 | ESI Digest #4

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 is available...
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WISE Ventures Esports launches Version1 brand, enters Rocket League

WISE Ventures Esports, the parent company of Call of Duty League franchise Minnesota RØKKR, has launched Version1. The new brand, which is co-owned by the Wilf family and entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk, has initially...
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Find Your Grind announced as Rogue, London Royal Ravens sponsor

ReKTGlobal announced today that it has expanded its partnership with educational foundation Find Your Grind, which will now sponsor its Rogue and London Royal Ravens team brands. Find Your Grind and ReKTGlobal...
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Behind XSET’s Rocket League entrance following sweeping changes to RLCS

Roll back the clock to 2015. The Battle Royale genre is merely a niche mod on DayZ. There are rumours that Activision Blizzard is planning a grand esports league based in...
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DreamHack to produce Rocket League’s RLCS X

Following last week’s announcement of a reimagined Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS), DreamHack has partnered with Psyonix to produce the competition. The new, nearly year-long RLCS X format will span a series of...

Psyonix discusses shifting RLCS to events circuit, feedback from teams

After nine seasons and more than four years of steady growth and expansion, the Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) is changing dramatically for its upcoming Season X. Rather than have a few-month season...

This week in esports: Haval, Live Media, Mastercard, RLCS

As always, we’ve rounded up the biggest and best stories from the past week so you can stay abreast of the industry’s biggest happenings. This week in esports saw Haval enter...