National PUBG League Super Arena

Team owners detail experiences that led to PUBG departure

PUBG has had a rough couple of years when it comes to esports, with prominent organisations investing in a team and competing, only to simply withdraw their presence down the line. There...
Esports Betting

The growth of esports betting

Esports and betting have always shared an interesting relationship. Over recent years, the industry has shifted in nature - moving from a lucrative, yet horribly unregulated skin betting world towards a...
How DPC changes will really affect Dota 2 esports

How DPC changes will really affect Dota 2 esports

Earlier this week, Valve announced changes to the Dota Pro Circuit that will change the landscape of Dota 2 esports. A decade into the life of the title's competitive ecosystem, the...
Investing in esports betting

Investing in esports betting: the insider’s opinion

Since the launch of esports betting platform LOOT.BET in 2016, the total volume of bets placed worldwide on esports is estimated to have almost doubled – growth as dramatic as that...
Why 2020 will be a defining year for card game esports

2020 is a defining year for card game esports

There's no skirting around it: it's not been a good few years for card game esports. Since the digital collectable card game (CCG) genre exploded following the release of Hearthstone in 2014,...
Excel Esports Neosurf Cup Trophy

Excel Esports’ Neosurf Cup was a great British display of esports

On January 12th, the Neosurf Cup was the first top-tier League of Legends match to be played in the United Kingdom since 2015. The Neosurf Cup was a pre-season exhibition match between two...
Call of Duty League Start Date

Opinion: Call of Duty League is in no fit state to commence

The Call of Duty League is the next big attempt at producing a geolocated, franchised competition that stands to benefit both the developer Activision Blizzard and the 12 ownership groups that...
Zwift esports

Meet the team that touts Zwift as the next big esports title

If you go to any public gym, you’ll see an indoor cycle. What online platform Zwift has done to not only reinvent indoor cycling, but turn it into a game in...
PUBG Esports Revenue Sharing Figures

Sources: The numbers behind PUBG’s esports revenue sharing in 2019

During the PUBG Global Invitational in July 2018, at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Berlin, PUBG Corp. detailed a five-year esports plan for PUBG in front of press. The road map for the...

New Year’s resolutions: Esports in 2020

There's little doubt that 2019 has been another huge year for the esports industry. We've seen acquisitions aplenty, further franchising, and a swathe of world-renowned brands enter the space. Esports Insider...