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PA Media and PandaScore partner to provide esports data to sportsbooks

UK-based multimedia news agency PA Media has announced a strategic partnership with esports data provider PandaScore that's aimed at sportsbooks across Europe and the United States. The deal will see PA Media’s betting division act as PandaScore’s...
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The NUEL extends Riot Games partnership for next academic year

The NUEL and League of Legends developer Riot Games have announced a renewal of their partnership for the new academic year in the United Kingdom. The renewal will see Riot Games provide...
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Team Secret reveals craft beer with Levante Brewing Company

European organisation Team Secret has launched its own craft beer, named AFK, with Levante Brewing Company. The India pale ale is being touted as the "world’s very first esports branded alcoholic beverage." Team Secret's...

Veloce Esports receives investment from Eric Tveter

London-based organisation Veloce Esports has received investment from Eric Tveter, former Central Europe CEO of Liberty Global. Tveter's investment is part of an angel funding round for the organisation, though no financial details or additional...
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Pro Play Esports launches online tournament platform

Mexican event organiser Pro Play Esports has launched with the aim of giving casual players a chance to compete for money and practice against other competitors. Pro Play Esports will host short tournament seasons...
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Overwatch League partners with DreamSeat for 2020 season

Furniture company DreamSeat's brand Zipchair Gaming has been named the official chair supplier of Activision Blizzard's Overwatch League. Players have been competing in the company's Xpression gaming chair throughout the playoffs, though the deal has now...
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Godsent returns by merging with The Final Tribe

Swedish organisation Godsent has announced its return after it ceased operations in June 2018. The Final Tribe, another Swedish organisation, has acquired all of Godsent's assets, rights, and accounts. Going forward, its...
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Malta-based Quickfire rebrands to Eden Esports

Malta-based company Quickfire has announced a total rebrand, changing its identity to Eden Esports. Eden Leisure Group, one of the largest entertainment providers in Malta, acquired the company in 2017. As well as acting...
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G2 Esports announces multi-year partnership with Red Bull

Berlin-based organisation G2 Esports has announced a multi-year partnership with energy drink brand Red Bull. The deal will kick off this weekend with G2 Esports' teams in League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global...
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Battalion 1944 added to the bill at epic28

UK-based event organiser epic.LAN has teamed up with developer Bulkhead and custom PC company Chillblast to host a Battalion 1944 competition at its upcoming event. The tournament has a prize pool that will be based on the...

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#ESILondon – ‘Blurred lines: why footballers are entering esports’ recap

In the past twelve months Esports Insider has kept a close eye on the growing trend of sporting professionals, and in particular footballers, entering...