Dire Wolves

Guinevere Capital to divest shares in Dire Wolves

Guinevere Capital, the majority shareholder in Excel Esports, is looking for investors to take over its majority stake in Australian organisation Dire Wolves. The investment firm was informed by Riot Games, at...
Trust Esport smartVR

Trust Esport pledges €1.5 million investment in smartVR

Independent management company and manager of the Trust Esport fund, Apicap, has committed to a €1.5 million (£1.35 million) investment in smartVR, a French virtual reality operator and studio. Since launching in...
Call of Duty Franchising Immortals Gaming Club

Immortals and WISE Ventures secure Call of Duty franchise slots

Activision Blizzard has announced two more companies that have been successful in acquiring slots in its upcoming Call of Duty franchised league. Both Los Angeles and Minnesota have now been confirmed for...
Simon Allied Esports

Real estate giant Simon to invest in Allied Esports

Simon Equity Development - a subsidiary of American commercial real estate company Simon Property Group - is set to become a shareholder in Allied Esports through an investment in parent company Black Ridge...
OverActive Media Bell

OverActive Media adds Bell as founding marketing partner

OverActive Media has announced Canadian telecommunications company Bell as its first founding marketing partner. Bell has also acquired a minority interest in the parent company of Splyce, Toronto Defiant, MAD Lions E.C., and OAM...
ICON Esports Chiefs Esports Club

ICON Esports acquires Chiefs Esports Club

ICON Esports has acquired fellow Australian esports organisation Chiefs Esports Club. The two brands will be combined to further strengthen the position of Chief Esports Club's presence in the Oceanic region. All of...
Konvoy Ventures Upcomer

Upcomer welcomes investment from Konvoy Ventures

Venture capital firm Konvoy Ventures has invested in esports community and content platform Upcomer. The LA-based company has both a website and a mobile application that are comprised of articles, match schedules, and...
Allied Esports TV Azteca

TV Azteca to become shareholder in Allied Esports

Mexican television network TV Azteca, which is owned by Grupo Salinas, has entered a term sheet with Black Ridge Acquisition Corp. that'll see it become a shareholder in esports entertainment company...
Twitch Rivals Bebo

Twitch acquires Bebo for $25 million

Amazon-owned live streaming video platform Twitch has acquired Bebo - the former social media platform - for a total of $25 million (£19.9 million). Launched in 2005, Bebo was a social networking website;...
Nicky Romero

ReKTGlobal welcomes Nicky Romero as latest investor

ReKTGlobal, the parent company of North American organisation Rogue, has received investment from Nicky Romero. The DJ and record producer will support the company, and its esports organisation, with its planned global expansion through...

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Magic: The Gathering reveals 2020 esports plans

Wizards of the Coast, developer of the card game Magic: The Gathering, has announced plans for the 2020-2021 season of both digital and tabletop play. The...