MIBR

Noah Whinston – Immortals – Successfully reviving MIBR

The iconic Brazilian Counter-Strike brand MIBR is back in action courtesy of Noah Whinston, CEO of Immortals and Los Angeles Valiant. Assuming the former SK Gaming roster, the team will be looking...

Michael Reddick – EACL – Creating growth in amateur esports

While more opportunities are opening up for players at the top level of esports competition, amateur players are hungry for that same feeling of competition that will help advance their skills...
The Forge Arena

Artur Minacov – The Forge Arena – Building an esport from scratch

What came first, the esports game or its community? As the industry grows, so does the popularity of the games that it compromises of - so it's understandable and expected that more...
Betting

Zach Smith – MoneyMatches – Esports betting in The United States

Until now, sports gambling in the United States has faced harsh restrictions. With the Professional and Amateur Sports Act of 1992, all sports gambling was made illegal except in Nevada, Delaware, Montana...
National Esports Leagues

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 - initially in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds,...
Infinite Esports and Entertainment

Ali “Alicus” Saba – Infinite Esports and Entertainment – Esports goes global

Ali "Alicus" Saba is no stranger to building an esports organisation from a modest size to an undeniable fan-favourite - just look at his time on Misfits and his own organisation,...

Mo Fadl – Head of UK esports for Riot Games – Forging Champions

We attended the reveal event last week in which Riot UK and LVP revealed their plans for 2018 and hinted at what is to come in 2019 and beyond. We will...
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How Rivalry.gg is “making betting more fun” for users

Disclaimer: This is a part of a sponsored content series with Rivalry.gg One of the newest bookmakers to be attracting attention in the esports gambling space is Rivalry.gg. The bookmaker soft launched...
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Siddharth Nayyar – AFK Gaming – Growing esports in India

Esports in India isn't as developed, nor as popular, as the industry is in regions such as North America and Europe, but it's on the rise. AFK Gaming, an Asia-focused esports...
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Lex Na – Bountie – Empowering the 97%

Bountie is a Singapore-based gaming platform that aims to connect gamers across Asia. Also dabbling in both blockchain and cryptocurrency, the company is gearing up to launch its ICO pre-sale in...

Events

SFV Brooklyn Beatdown is returning to ESL One New York

ESL and AEG have announced the anticipated return of the Brooklyn Beatdown to Barclays Center for its second edition during ESL One New York...