Houston Outlaws Reliant Energy

Inside Houston Outlaws’ energising Reliant partnership

Overwatch League team Houston Outlaws continues to forge ahead despite the pandemic—making several key hires and strategic partnerships since its acquisition by Beasley Media Group in December. One notable sponsorship deal was...
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Rivalry: A fresh perspective on esports betting

In 2015, Steven Salz was one of many entrepreneurs hoping to claim a slice of the esports industry whilst still baking in the proverbial oven. Alongside Ryan White and Kevin Wimer,...

ESI Gambling Report: The Counter-Strike effect and preserving integrity online

Esports and integrity harbor a complicated history with one another; and more recently this dynamic has become increasingly tangled. On August 31st, tournament organiser ESL announced a competitive ruling which shook the...
GGPredict

GGPredict is looking to revolutionise CS:GO coaching with AI

Whether you’re an amateur Counter-Strike: Global Offensive player looking to climb the rankings, or looking to improve individual and team performance in a professional setting, coming across digestible, deep-level statistical analysis...

Rivalry CEO Steven Salz on analyzing the esports betting audience

It’s been a red-letter year for the esports industry as its digital nature allowed it to navigate around the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak which saw businesses, sports leagues, and entire industries falter....
Zachary Rozga, CEO and Founder of THECE

THECE: Esports is missing out on hundreds of millions in media spend

When the biggest tournaments in the world are broadcast on Twitch and YouTube, and licensing agreements in esports are substantially lower than their traditional sporting counterpart, it isn’t difficult to work...
EA SPORTS FIFA Esports Strategy

Inside EA’s celebrity-driven entertainment-first esports strategy

For the traditional sports world, the pandemic has changed almost everything. Only a few countries have been able to play with fans in the stands, the NBA, NHL and MLB all...
Juked Crowdfunding Campaign

Juked CEO on company’s crowdfunding campaign, future plans

Juked, which is looking to cement itself as the one-stop-shop destination for esports, has launched a crowdfunding campaign - opting to forgo venture capilist firms, instead allowing the public to invest at...

Anzu’s CEO on The Clutch victory and immersive ad developments

The third and most recent edition of Esports Insider’s The Clutch competition concluded with Anzu, an immersive, programmatic advertising company, being crowned as the latest victor on the last day of...

XSET brings on PUBG Mobile team as game is banned in India

In the early days, esports' only consistent involvement with politics was the occasional visa issue or scapegoating by an ill-informed politician. But this summer, esports and politics seem to be running...