Mercedes-Benz and FC Köln purchase stake in SK Gaming

ESforce has reached an agreement to sell 67% of its stake in German multigaming organisation SK Gaming to FC Köln and Daimler AG (Mercedes-Benz). The deal will see Mercedes-Benz appear on the...
OverActive Media

OverActive Media receives over $22 million in funding round

Canadian esports ownership company OverActive Media Group has raised over $22 million (£17.1 million) in a new funding round. OverActive Media Group is the parent company of North American organisation Splyce and...
Weavr ESL UK

ESL UK to lead government-funded £4M R&D Project

Weavr Consortium has been awarded a two-year demonstrator grant by the UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), a non-departmental public body of the UK Government for innovation and research. The grant is part...

Method announce partnership with Corsair

UK based multigame organisation Method has announced a new partnership with PC peripherals and component producer Corsair. The deal will encompass all Method teams', Method currently hold rosters in the following -...
Team Envy

Team Envy receives $20 million investment

Dallas-based esports organisation Team Envy has raised $20 million (£15.7 million). The identity of those who invested in Team Envy haven't been disclosed at this time, though they've been described as prominent...
2019 Predictions

Five predictions for the esports industry in 2019

2018 is over, and nobody will deny that it was a ridiculous year for the esports industry. Celebrity investors, new competitions, almost-unbelievable organisation valuations, and a plethora of incredible game play...
Popdog

Esports veterans join forces for tech and services company Popdog

Popdog, a new technology and services company from a number of veterans in the esports industry, has been announced. The company will develop products to optimise esports and gaming livestreaming for...

Mineski to invest $2 million in Indonesia as it aims to bring Indonesian esports...

Mineski is preparing $2 million investment for 2019 as it looks to strengthen its position in Indonesia, and aims to "bring Indonesia's esports ecosystem to the next level".  The company is targeting...
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Pittsburgh Knights receives investment from Pittsburgh Steelers

North American esports organisation Pittsburgh Knights has announced that it has received investment from NFL team Pittsburgh Steelers. Pittsburgh Knights was founded in 2017 and currently competes in PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG), Call...
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Esports Entertainment Group obtains $2.2 million funding and hires CFO

Esports Entertainment Group, Inc, a licensed online gambling company has announced the closing, on October 18, 2018 of a private placement of Notes, which resulted in gross proceeds of $2.2 million...

Events

Public voting opens for the AMD Esports Audience Award

As of today members of the public can vote on the title they think deserves the AMD Esports Audience Award.  Voting will close on Thursday...