Michael “FlashX” Valore – Team SoloMid Vainglory – Mobile games are the future of...

Michael "FlashX" Valore is the captain and Roam player for Team SoloMid's Vainglory team. He has been on the team since the acquisition of Team Alliance in 2016. Since then, TSM has won...
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Adam Simmons – Level Up Media – Why we’re not another Twitch

Dingit.tv has undergone a significant transformation. Level Up Media is now the title of the parent company, with Dingit falling under this umbrella alongside new launches ‘The Gamer’ and ‘Go Gamer’.  Following a...
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Jeff Suhy & Jason Moore – APE and modop – The next Nirvana could...

Following the announcement of the deal between creative ad agency modop and esports player agency APE (Agency for Professional Esports), we decided to find out more.  We spoke to Jeff Suhy, a...
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Mitch Liu – SLIVER.tv – Transforming the esports spectator experience

Mitch Liu is the Founder and CEO of SLIVER.tv, a tech streaming platform which is making great strides in offering esports VR integration.  The company has worked with ESL and Intel at...
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Toan Nguyen – JvM Sports – You need to tell a story

Jung von Matt is one of Germany’s most established ad agencies and, in our humble opinion, the most exciting. Via its JvM Sports arm it recently penned a deal to enter...
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Jean-Louis Charléty – Orange – The future’s bright…

The future of esports is bright, the future of esports is? Orange has been a big supporter of the French scene for some time, and it recently extended its ties via...
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Mario Ovcharov – Ultraplay – The next step for esports betting

From the crackdown on skins, and Valve’s cease and desist note, to six figure team sponsorships, and a formal regulatory note by the UKGC 2016 was quite a year for esports...
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Jun Yi Ho – Abyssus Gaming – Can Hearthstone be dethroned?

Jun Yi Ho is the Team Manager and Co-Founder of Abyssus Gaming, an esports organisation based in Singapore. It has a roster in Hearthstone and also has an events arm. We...

Paul “ReDeYe” Chaloner – Code Red Esports – Workshops, investment and sports teams

Code Red Esports is a multi-faceted business that not only works in talent management but also has a broad esports consultancy arm.  For Part One of the interview, focusing on the talent management...

Pierre Acuña – Havas – Adidas and Vitality deal is a game-changer

Pierre Acuña is a Strategic Planner at Havas Sports & Entertainment, a company which helps to 'create meaningful relationships between brands and people'.  Pierre recently helped broker the deal between Team Vitality...

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ESL One New York will be live streamed in VR

ESL, SLIVER.tv, a next-generation esports 360º virtual reality entertainment platform, and VR production studio WonderWorld VR have announced that they are partnering up to...