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Simon Seefeldt – ChallengeMe.GG – 2.5 million matches and counting..

Following ChallengeMe’s acquisition of Esports Hero, and a $4.9m investment from Esports Mogul we saw it fitting to have a sitdown with ChallengeMe.GG CEO Simon Seefeldt.  To date the platform has offered...

Jacob Rapoport – RumbleMonkey – Real money, no hassle

RumbleMonkey allows you to play head to head at Hearthstone for real money and with the knowledge that that money is being securely stored by a third party.  The company has plans...

Cloud9’s gabevizzle on why other mobile titles should emulate Vainglory

Gabe "gabevizzle" Villarin plays Vainglory for Cloud9. It has become the flagship mobile esports title, and in a year that promises to see the emergence of more such mobile titles...
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Weldon Green – LeagueCoaching.gg – Coaching and mental resilience in esports

Last week esports data startup DOJO Madness announced the acquisition of LeagueCoaching.gg in a move to add a human coaching element to their existing offering. DOJO run the successful application LOLSUMO which leverages historic data...

Josh Watson – Psyonix – Building Rocket League

The stage is set for Rocket League to take off in a big way this year. San Diego based developer Psyonix has pledged a sum of $2.5m into developing the title as...
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Luis ‘Deilor’ Sevilla – Shortcut.gg – Rethinking the keyboard

After the video introduction of Shortcut, a new take on the gaming keyboard, from former Fnatic LoL man Luis ‘Deilor’ Sevilla we jumped at the chance to have a chat about...

leAD Accelerator – Adi Dassler would have supported esports

News broke last week that the grandchildren of the sportswear legend Adi Dassler, the man behind Adidas, have banded together for the Legacy of Adi Dassler (leAD) Accelerator.  This is a chance...
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Chester King – British Esports Association – Developing future champions

Chester King is the Founder and Acting CEO of the British Esports Association. The organisation has been around for over a year now and, more recently, recruited an advisory board which...
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Twitter, ESL & DreamHack – What does the deal mean for mobile esports?

People talk (*argue) about esports on Twitter everyday so why can’t you watch it on there? The platform’s new move will see to this obvious opportunity with arrangements for ESL and...

Duncan McMonagle – DBLTAP – The esports content curators

Minute Media’s sports content model is centered on allowing fans to have their say. 90min for football and 12up for US sports are two sites that, in a short time, have...

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Esports Insider partners with Develop and Skillshot Media to bring esports...

Skillshot Media, the esports production company owned by Hi-Rez Studios, is thrilled to announce its upcoming partnership with Esports Insider (ESI) and Develop Conference...