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Riot Games is entering the Fighting Game world: What might happen?

DashFight’s Elizbar Ramazashvili writes for Esports Insider to discuss Riot Games' imminent arrival to the Fighting Game Community (FGC). The very top of the esports pyramid has been virtually unchanged for the...

ESI 2021 round-up: Looking forward

“Never let a good crisis go to waste,” Winston Churchill’s infamous saying goes. This was a lesson quickly gleaned by esports’ practitioners in the past two years. More important than dwelling...

ESI 2021 round-up: Looking back

As the sun sets on yet another year defined by the unyielding effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, one can’t help but step back and admire the intrinsic resilience of the esports...

AFK Pros: Launching during uncertainty

AFK Group writes for ESI to detail the company’s launch of AFK Pros in 2021 and the subsequent journey it has embarked on.  RELATED: AFK Creators rebrands to AFK Group Overall, 2021 has...

Esports on smartphones: The future of the industry?

Bayes Esports writes for Esports Insider to discuss the rapid rise and future of esports on smartphones.  RELATED: Esports data value degradation When talking about esports, generally it's about games being played on...

Abios: The keys to creating an esports platform that sticks

Jacob Howard, Key Account Manager at Abios, writes for Esports Insider to detail how to create an engaging esports product and what esports audiences look like.  RELATED: Abios launches data widgets for...

Bayes: Esports data value degradation

Dr. Darina Goldin, Director of Data Science at Bayes Esports, writes for Esports Insider to discuss the true value of esports data. RELATED: Riot Games and Bayes Esports extend data partnership  Data is...

Bridging opposing schools of thought on NFTs in esports   

Last month, news broke that Steam has banned games that use blockchain or games that enable the exchange of trading of NFTs on its platform.  A newly-added rule on Steam’s onboarding guidelines...
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Traditional sports personalities investing in esports — a fad or long term play? 

Philip Hübner, Chief Business Development Officer of tournament platform Challengermode, writes for Esports Insider to discuss the recent increase in esports investment by athletes and whether this trend will continue.  RELATED: A guide...

Can Battlegrounds Mobile India offer a sustainable revenue model to stakeholders?

In a bid to regain a foothold in the mobile gaming industry, KRAFTON announced its India-exclusive title Battlegrounds Mobile India earlier this year.  The publisher incurred major losses after the government banned...