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Understanding market variations in esports

As a cornerstone of culture, video games have become an extension of various cultures around the world, as laid out in the Interactive Software Federation of Europe (ISFE)’s Guide to Esports....
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Touring Team Liquid and Alienware’s The Pro Lab

On September 15th, 2020, Team Liquid announced its new European HQ facility in Utrecht, the Netherlands, in collaboration with longtime partner Dell Alienware, complimenting the org’s North American HQ in Santa...
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The journey ahead for mental health support in esports – Digital Isle of Man

For a long time, the esports space has fostered a consensus that esports athletes are, in fact, mental athletes. Besides exceptional gaming skills, it is their ability to perform under pressure,...
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In Brazil, a pool game is using esports strategies to thrive

A pool game in Brazil popularly known as ‘sinuquinha’ is expanding in the country by using strategies and even structures similar to those found in esports. The Copa Mundo da Sinuca, the...
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Broadcasting mobile esports’ potential

For years, there has been a war of words and pride between PC players and console players. PC players claim features like aim assist make life easier for console players, while...
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The relevance of sponsorship-related data in esports

Esports, and the wider media and entertainment landscape, could hardly exist without partnerships and sponsorships, at least not on the professional level we’ve come to expect today. It's a simple barter...
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ReKTGlobal to be acquired by Metaverse company Infinite Reality for $470m

Metaverse entertainment and production company Infinite Reality (iR) has reached an agreement to acquire esports conglomerate ReKTGlobal for $470m (~£360m). The merger integrates ReKTGlobal's esports properties into iR, including its esports team...

Leaving football, finding esports with Kenny Vaccaro

RELATED: Former NFL player Kenny Vaccaro co-founds esports organisation G1 Career choices for a professional athlete after retirement are not as pretty as you might think. A quick google search yields a...
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Demystifying cryptocurrency in esports: use cases | Part 3

Demystifying cryptocurrency in esports is a five-part series created in collaboration with Bitcashier, a corporate-focused cryptocurrency trading platform, to unravel the nascent relationship between cryptocurrency and esports. Part 2 looked at the...

Rocket League’s race to become a Tier 1 esport

For a game where flying rocket-powered battle cars slam oversized low-gravity footballs into virtual nets, Rocket League is surprisingly skillful. Like any skill-based competitive pursuit, setting is largely irrelevant — winning requires...