F.C. Copenhagen set to sign former Team Dignitas CS:GO roster

Following news that Team Dignitas would not be keeping the same roster for CS:GO, it look as if F.C. Copenhagen are set to pick up the roster as they enter esports. As previously...

Vorsprung durch Astralis – Audi enters esports

German car giant Audi has become the latest to move into the esports space having partnered with CS:GO team Astralis. The deal was revealed by Astralis on their Twitter yesterday as they released a series of photos...

Newzoo: Esports revenues will hit $1.48bn by 2020

Newzoo's latest esports report makes for more positive reading for those in and around the industry. Revenue expectations for 2017 are at $696m, up from $493m in 2016. A substantial amount of...
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Esport Talk – Are Ad Finem entering CS:GO?

Are Ad Finem entering CS:GO?  Valve'a MOBA Dota 2 is one of the amongst the most famous esports titles in the world and, for the very best teams, it's the most lucrative...
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FACEIT announces groundbreaking partnership with Genius Sports

FACEIT, gaming platform provider and creators of the ECS,  have partnered with Genius Sports to enhance the way data and statistics are used in the ECS. The new platform will be integrated with...

DreamHack announces ‘Senior tournament’ amongst others

DreamHack has announced four side competitive events that will run at the same time as its main DreamHack Summer 2017 tournament. The four tournaments include an all-female tournament, a junior tournament...
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Esports – Are they sports and why does it matter? A lawyer’s perspective…

Sports or just games? And why does it matter? This is the second article in a series of guest posts by Nick Poggenklaas, who is a sports lawyer at Van Diepen Van...
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ESL shed light on Mercedes-Benz deal – A road to the future

Bernhard Mogk is the SVP of Global Sales & Business Development at ESL. Following a landmark deal with Mercedes-Benz, we caught up with Bernhard to discuss the partnership, plans for its activation,...

Brøndby IF signs Vertagear as Official Chair Partner

Danish side Brøndby IF have announced that their esports players will soon be sitting comfortably after the club reached an agreement with Vertagear for the latter to become its official Gaming Chair...
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Renault announces partnership with Team Vitality

It was announced yesterday at the Esports BAR in Cannes that Renault is joining the ever-expanding world of esports in a partnership with French organisation Team Vitality. Creating Renault Sport Team Vitality,...

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ESI in Katowice: How did we get here? – Part 2

This is following on from Part 1 of ESI in Katowice and the parallels drawn between relationship building and nurturing. This time, we turn...