BLAST and Riot Games announce return of VALORANT Spike Nations

Esports tournament organiser BLAST and Riot Games have announced the second edition of the VALORANT Spike Nations charity tournament.  The event, set to take place from 7th - 9th October, will see €60,000 (~£51,395)...
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Riot names Ryan Crosby President of Publishing

Riot Games announced that it has promoted Ryan Crosby to President of Publishing. Crosby joined Riot in January 2021 as Head of Global Entertainment Marketing and Consumer Products. In his new role,...
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How Bumble is helping change gender dynamics in esports

When comparing esports and dating apps, the connection between the two is not immediately apparent. However, since 2018 a lot of companies within the space, such as Bumble and Tinder, have...
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KJC eSports announces SEA VALORANT Invitational

Southeast Asian VALORANT esports content hub KJC eSports has launched a $5,000 (~£3,652) tournament featuring 18 teams across the region. The KJC eSports VALORANT Invitational, which has been officially approved by Riot...
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KRÜ Esports’ Mairel Lluch discusses the org’s growth plans

The name KRÜ Esports dotted headlines around the industry last October when Manchester City's Sergio 'Kun' Agüero was announced as the Founder & CEO of the newly forged organisation. Joining the growing ranks...

Riot Games expands VCT Game Changers to EMEA region

Game publisher Riot Games has announced the expansion of its VALORANT Champions Tour (VCT) Game Changers programme to the EMEA region.  As a result, three new VALORANT tournaments will take place over...

Challengermode joins forces with Super Girl Gamer Series

Swedish esports platform Challengermode has announced a partnership with the Super Girl Gamer Series.  The deal will see both parties hosting tournaments across a range of esports titles, including  League of Legends,...
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Riot Games appoints Erin Wayne as Global Head of Player Community

Game publisher Riot Games has announced the appointment of Erin Wayne as its Global Head of Player Community. In her role, Wayne will be responsible for leading Riot Games’s interactions with players....
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Immortals GC expands leadership team, commits to player health

North American esports organisation Immortals Gaming Club (IGC) has announced multiple internal promotions to its leadership team and the return of Robert Yip as Head of Player Performance. Yip previously worked as...

AGON by AOC named partner of VALORANT Champions Tour EMEA

The gaming monitor brand AGON by AOC has been announced as the latest partner of the VALORANT Champions Tour (VCT) EMEA. The company will officially support the region's competition during its Challengers...