Twitch Stream EU Copyright Directive

How the EU copyright directive affects esports live streams

A recurring series on Esports Insider is 'Ask the Esports Lawyers', where a guest post from global law firm Nixon Peabody tackles some of the more pressing - yet untouched - questions...

How WePlay! Esports aims to combine esports and entertainment

For a person that's spectating an esports event for the first time, it can be overwhelming, confusing, and, perhaps, boring. Everybody who understands is cheering at things that look insignificant to...

Traditional and esports-dedicated sportsbooks: which is the best bet?

In quest of finding the right bookmaker for you, there’s a number of items to take into consideration. When speaking to betting on esports specifically, options become significantly narrowed down and...

ESI Gambling Report: The rise and fall of PUBG Mobile in India

Throughout gaming’s ancestry, there have been unique moments in which a title is able to achieve a rare level of societal stardom. The latest edition of this notion happens to be...

The euphoric economy of esports – another esports bubble piece

The "euphoric economy" – what is it, and what does it have to do with the esports bubble? As a term, the "esports bubble" has gained a lot of traction over the...

Alex Byfield – Tfue v FaZe Q&A with Simon Leaf and Max Nicolaides of...

In the second part of our guest from Mischon de Reya LLP, Alex Byfield spoke to Simon Leaf and Max Nicolaides of Mishcon de Reya LLP to find out more about...

Ask the Esports Lawyers – Answering the most important questions in our industry

In the run-up to the ESI Hall of Fame 2019 at Nixon Peabody in Los Angeles on June 10th (#ESIHOF), we’re running a series titled ‘Ask the Esports Lawyers’. In each...

Max Nicolaides & Simon Leaf – Mishcon de Reya – Tfue & an image...

The news that Turner 'Tfue' Tenney was filing a lawsuit against FaZe Clan — the organisation that he was signed to — rocked the esports industry. It's safe to say that...

Which tournaments attract the most esports bettors?

As competitive gaming evolves, as too has the rise in esports betting. Though the exact value of esports’ betting handle is difficult to pinpoint, there’s a reason to believe it has...

Optimising esports performance – Reducing injury & team building

In part one, Dr David Amirrezvani gave us tips and tricks on how professional esports players could improve their performance by increasing their health and well-being. This time around, we find...