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How Bumble is helping change gender dynamics in esports

When comparing esports and dating apps, the connection between the two is not immediately apparent. However, since 2018 a lot of companies within the space, such as Bumble and Tinder, have...
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IEM Cologne 2021: How major events increase the popularity of esports betting

From our sponsor: ESportsBattle IEM Cologne was one of 2021's leading Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournaments. The event brought together 24 teams from all around the world, with a $1m (~£730,561) prize pool...

Blocksport: Building the all-in-one NFT platform

NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, hold many innovative opportunities that were previously bound to the physical world. Blockchain technology opened a new market for limited-edition images, videos and digital artwork. It also created...
ESI Digital Summer Event Recap

iTero Gaming joins The Clutch winners, amidst ESI Digital Summer sessions

ESI Digital Summer — presented by GamingMalta, with Gold Partner GRID Esports, and Silver Partner Omnicoach — kicked off five months after ESI Digital Spring with exciting new panels ranging from the latest...
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KRÜ Esports’ Mairel Lluch discusses the org’s growth plans

The name KRÜ Esports dotted headlines around the industry last October when Manchester City's Sergio 'Kun' Agüero was announced as the Founder & CEO of the newly forged organisation. Joining the growing ranks...

Isle of Man: The new authentic esports destination

Located in the middle of the Irish Sea between Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the Isle of Man is a unique island.  As one of the British Crown Dependencies, it doesn’t belong...

Esports investment report, August 2021: NiP, FaZe Clan, Abios

Last month saw a multitude of esports mergers and acquisitions, both from endemic and non-endemic entities. In addition, esports entities such as Freaks 4U Gaming, FaZe Clan and Edge Gaming were...
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Pole Position: Accelerating esports racing in the Middle East

From our sponsor: Pole Position Esports, and especially online racing, is a booming global phenomenon that witnessed rapid growth during the past year. As such, motorsports event and consultancy agency Pole Position is...
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Ross Video’s Phil Englert: I Dream of LANs

From our sponsor: Ross Video Ross Video’s Business Development Manager for Esports, Phil Englert, writes for Esports Insider to discuss LAN events and what has been missed with remote productions. RELATED: Elevating the...

Esports Movers and Shakers: August 2021

Each month, ESI, in collaboration with Omnicoach, compiles the period’s most significant esports movers and shakers (personnel changes). Omnicoach is a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform that connects esports teams and their sponsors with fans...