Betting preview: League of Legends World Championship group stage wraps up

League of Legends World Championship's is the most watched event in the esports world. We have a look at the action this evening and where we think there may be a...

Betgenius’ Moritz Maurer – LoL Worlds will be esports’ biggest betting event

Moritz Maurer, Head of Esports at Betgenius, told Totally Gaming about his belief that the ongoing League of Legends World Championships will be the biggest betting event in esports to date.  Whilst...

Washington State Gambling Commission orders Valve to stop all skins transfers related to gambling

In the most major incident regarding skins since Valve sent out the primary cease and desist letters, the Washington State Gambling Commission (WSGC) has now had its say and ordered the...

CSGO Lounge & skins: $1bn on 2,800 matches in 7 months

A new report by Narus Advisors, and researched and written by Will Green of Legal Sports Report and Esports Betting Report, states that in 2016 prior to shutting down CSGO Lounge...

Amazon unveil plans for new game ‘Breakaway’ to feature Twitch wagering system

Amazon Game Studios unveiled a free-to-play brawler game 'Breakaway', which is set to integrate directly into Twitch and feature a wagering system. The game announcement came as part of Amazon Game Studios session...

Casinos and esports – a match made in heaven?

Later this month (25-26) at the SLS Las Vegas there'll be a two day conference focused on what esports can offer casinos.  Organised by Naruscope, Esports & Casino Resorts "will provide a hands-on...

NiP and Betway agree ‘high six-figure’ sponsorship deal

Betway and Ninjas in Pyjamas (NiP) announced late last night that they have joined forces. This 'high six figure' deal makes the British company the second mainstream gambling company to sponsor a team,...

CSGOLounge relaunches with virtual coins instead of skins

Skins out, coins in. One of the sites which was at the centre of the recent skins betting controversy, CSGOLounge, has now relaunched with a new coin betting product.  The following announcement...

Are esports organisers anti-gambling?

So with skins dying a death and regulation forcing its way through esports betting, we should surely expect more partnerships between bookmakers and teams and competitions in the near future? Nick White, of...

Who is the esports betting operator of the year?

The annual SBC Awards will be taking place on December 7th in London this year with one notable difference from 2015; there’s now a Best Esports Betting Operator category.  This year has...

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Nutaku announces adult esports tournament

Nutaku, an adult gaming platform, has announced its plans to enter esports by hosting an adult tournament with sponsorship from YouPorn. The game of choice...