CSPPA Leadership 2020

CSPPA partners with universities to study mental health in CS:GO

The Counter-Strike Professional Players' Association (CSPPA) has partnered with the University of Chichester and the University of Winchester to conduct a survey of CS:GO players' mental health. The survey, led by Dr....

ESL, DreamHack sign Brazilian media rights deal with Omelete and Globo

Sister companies ESL and DreamHack (under parent MTG) have added yet another regional streaming deal to their collective portfolio, this time in Brazil. Today, the companies announced that they have partnered with...

Dignitas enters Chinese market with HUYA streaming deal

North American organisation Dignitas has made its first steps into the Chinese esports market through a streaming partnership with HUYA. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive players Patrik “f0rest” Lindberg, Christopher “GeT_RiGhT” Alesund, and Adam...
ESL x HUYA

HUYA acquires broadcast rights to ESL CS:GO and Dota 2 events

Tournament organisers ESL and DreamHack have entered an exclusive broadcast deal with Chinese live streaming platform HUYA. The one-year deal will see the CS:GO Pro Tour and prominent Dota 2 tournaments broadcast...
ESL Pro League Season 11 Finals

ESL expands Euronics Group deal to cover ESL Pro League

Tournament organiser ESL has named electrical goods retailer Euronics Group as an official partner of ESL Pro League for Season 12. The deal covers the next season of ESL’s premier Counter-Strike: Global Offensive league. The...
VIE.GG CSGO Legend Series Allied Esports

Allied Esports partners with Esports Entertainment Group for CS:GO Legend Series

Allied Esports has entered a deal with Esports Entertainment Group to launch the VIE.gg Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Legend Series. The online event kicks off on August 31st and will include 12 European...
Live Media - MissClickTV

Live Media and MissClick TV partner to expand Liga Pro Gaming into Brazil

Live Media Esports Entertainment, a Peru-based production company focused on esports, has established a partnership with Brazilian broadcasting company MissClick TV. The deal will see the two companies collaborate to produce content...

Behind WePlay! Esports’ unique storytelling and international expansion

When esports fans and pundits consider the biggest and most storied tournament operators in the industry, a slightly newer WePlay! Esports isn’t necessarily the first organisation to come to mind. With that...
MAD Lions DYVIP

MAD Lions finds Chinese betting sponsor in DYVIP

Spanish brand MAD Lions, owned and operated by OverActive Media, has entered a deal with Chinese betting company DYVIP. The partnership is specifically centred around MAD Lions' Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster, which...
JMR Luna Producing

Behind JMR Luna’s transition from Hollywood to CEO of OG

It’s not often a proven filmmaker enters the esports industry in a senior capacity, never mind as the CEO of a player-owned organisation that has attained over $33.5 million in prize...