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Peter “ppd” Dager – NADCL – Developing Dota 2’s North American talent

In July of this year, OpTic Gaming's Dota 2 captain - and former CEO of Evil Geniuses -  Peter "ppd" Dager announced that he would be starting a league specifically aimed at semi-professional...
This week in Esports

This week in esports: ESL, IEM Chicago, Virtus.pro, NFL 19

This week in esports has seen a variety of big developments, from ESL shuffling its executive branch to Virtus.pro changing its logo and jersey to support a sponsor. Here's your weekly...

ESI Gambling Report: The International 8 – The favourites

Now we're over one week into August, the reality of The International 8’s arrival is starting to sink in; from the players to the fans, everyone is starting to feel the...
PUBG Global Invitational

PUBG may not be esports-ready, but it has a future in esports

By now, it's fair to say that games that exist within the Battle Royale genre are popular among casual gamers - but how are they faring in the competitive realm? Well, PlayerUnknown's...

ESI Job Picks – Find the job for you in esports – August Edition

How do you land that dream job in esports? With the industry growing at an almost alarming rate, there are more roles emerging all the time with more talent across the...
Chaos Rainbow Six Siege

The story behind Digital Chaos rebranding to Chaos E.C.

Digital Chaos is an American esports organisation that was founded in 2015. But when it appointed Greg Laird as its new CEO things began to change, and fast - morphing from...

This week in esports: Atlanta in Overwatch League, Uber Eats, Splatoon 2, Manchester City

We know how hard is it to stay on top of the esports industry, especially when new partnerships are forged daily and a new league is seemingly always around the corner....

ESI Gambling Report: Parlay?

While betting on esports can be a fun way to spice up a match (if done responsibly), there’s a handful of bettors out there who are looking to turn a sizable...

ESI London 2018 Preview: Building a brand in esports

Turkish Airlines, Sephora, Uber Eats, Domino's. What do all of these brands have in common? You (we hope) guessed it; esports.  In fact, each of these companies has signed a commercial partnership,...
This Week in Esports

This week in esports: Overwatch League, Immortals, Team SoloMid, PUBG

You'd be right in thinking this week in esports has seen plenty of new and exciting developments come to fruition! From two new Overwatch League franchises to major investors in both...

Events

Philip Skogsberg – Challengermode – Building National Esports Leagues

Towards the end of May, Challengermode announced a network of esports leagues in Europe titled National Esports Leagues. Aimed at the grassroots level of competition -...