PlayVS

PlayVS receives $30.5m investment, announces expansion

PlayVS has received $30.5 million (£23.7 million) in a Series B funding round led by Elysian Park Ventures, the investment arm of the Los Angeles Dodgers. The American high school esports tournament...
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...

exceL Esports gains major investment from Guinevere Capital

Esports organisation, exceL Esports announced it has received a substantial investment from Guinevere Capital, an esports and entertainment investment group. Guinevere Capital's primary investments are focused in the Oceanic region with stakes...

NVIDIA announced as founding member of Esports Stadium Arlington

NVIDIA is the official graphics platform, and a founding member for the Esports Stadium Arlington, the largest gaming and esports events facility in North America. The grand opening of the Esports Stadium...
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...

MTG increases investment in ESL parent company

Scandinavian digital entertainment company Modern Times Group (MTG) increased its investment in ESL’s parent company Turtle Entertainment, it was reported by The Esports Observer. According to the report, the conglomerate paid $17...
Splyce OverActive Media

OverActive Media announces full acquisition of Splyce

Esports organisation Splyce is set to be fully acquired by OverActive Media, with both parties entering an agreement in principle. In April of this year, OverActive Media invested $1.5m (£1.07m) in Splyce while...
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...

Fimalac, Matthieu Dallon launch venture capital fund Trust Esports

Fimalac and Matthieu Dallon have partnered to create Trust Esports, the first French venture capital fund for esports startups. The fund will aim to support between 10 to 12 innovative esports businesses...

Tej Kohli – Rewired GG – Taking esports to the next level

Tej Kohli is a name synonymous with success in the business world. The self-made technology billionaire now has his eyes firmly set on the esports world, having recently announced a €50 million...

Events

Hisense and EG partner to create unique Halo fan experience

Evil Geniuses have partnered with consumer technology brand Hisense to offer a unique fan opportunity to compete with the EG Halo team on one of...