OG SteelSeries Partnership

OG announces partnership with SteelSeries

European organisation OG has announced a partnership with gaming peripherals and accessories company SteelSeries.  There are no specific details on the partnership, but the announcement comes as OG is set to head to...
Apex Legends Preseason Invitational

EA and Respawn announce Apex Legends Preseason Invitational

EA and Respawn Entertainment have announced the first developer-ran tournament for Apex Legends. The Apex Legends Preseason Invitational will take place on September 13-15th in Kraków, Poland, with 80 teams competing for a...
ESI London

Five reasons you won’t want to miss ESI London

Esports Insider’s flagship event, ESI London, is right around the corner. The two-day business forum will take place on September 16-17th at the renowned Twickenham Stadium, the home of English Rugby. More than 400...

ESI Gambling Report: Counter-Strike’s most prestigious accolade

Amidst a congested tournament environment, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has, in some regards, struggled to differentiate one tournament from the next. One modern accolade, however, has collided with the current vista and created...
Hyperx JDX

JD Sports partners with HyperX and Samsung for JDX

UK-based trainer and sports fashion retailer JD Sports has announced HyperX and Samsung as sponsors of its JDX esports competition.  The deal will see both brands provide gaming equipment for the JDX Gaming qualifiers and finals, in which...
Strafe Seed Funding Round

Strafe raises $3M in seed funding round

Mobile application Strafe has raised $3 million (£2.4 million) through its seed funding round. The round was led by BITKRAFT Esports Ventures, an early and mid-stage investor and incubator that's also invested...

What’s on this week? Ft Overwatch League Stage 4

‘What’s on this week?’ is ESI’s weekly feature letting you know just what’s going on in the wonderful world of esports in the next seven days. Each week, ESI picks a selection of...
mousesports Razer Partnership

mousesports enters strategic partnership with Razer

Hamburg-based organisation mousesports has entered a strategic partnership with gaming hardware and peripherals company Razer. The players that represent the organisation will practice using Razer's peripherals and test new products. Stefan Wendt, CEO...
Mail.ru ESforce Modern Pick

Mail.ru to merge ESforce with Modern Pick

Russian company Mail.ru Group has revealed plans to merge its esports property ESforce with Singapore-based game publisher Modern Pick. ESforce is the parent company of organisation Virtus.pro, tournament organiser EPICENTER, publication Cybersport.ru, production...
Team Heretics BeSoccer

Team Heretics announces BeSoccer as technological partner

Spanish esports organisation Team Heretics has announced Malaga-based company BeSoccer as its new technological partner. BeSoccer will be tasked with building a website and specialised application for the organisation. The deal was initially...

Events

Diaries Out – 2017 Esports Conference Checklist

Get those business cards ordered and your elevator pitch perfected because in 2017 there will be more esports business conferences than ever before. Last...