HOST launches Esports Studio and partners with Vexed Gaming

UK-based innovation hub HOST has announced the launch of the HOST Esports Studio at MediaCity, Salford. Alongside the launch, HOST has also announced partnerships with UK-based organisation Vexed Gaming and the University...

Riot Games and Mercedes-Benz unveil 2021 Worlds Championship rings

Game publisher Riot Games, in collaboration with German automotive giant Mercedes-Benz, has unveiled a commemorative championship ring for the 2021 League of Legends World Championship. Riot Games and Mercedes-Benz will present each...
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SPORT1 and Psyonix extend Rocket League broadcast partnership

German television broadcaster SPORT1 and video game developer Psyonix have extended its existing Rocket League partnership.  As a result, the 2021-22 Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) will be shown live on eSPORTS1 and eSportsONE in select...

ESL Pro League adds Furia, BIG and Heroic as member teams

Tournament organiser ESL has unveiled BIG, Furia and Heroic as the latest partner teams for the ESL Pro League. According to the release, the three teams applied for a spot in the...
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Fnatic hires Stuart Brown as Esports Operations Lead

London-based organisation Fnatic has appointed Stuart Brown, formerly of The Football Association (FA), as its first Esports Operations Lead.  According to a release, the newly created role intends to provide all of Fnatic's...

Ninjas in Pyjamas and Aser Ventures launch Shinobi Esports

Swedish esports organisation Ninjas in Pyjamas and investment platform Aser Ventures have announced the launch of a joint venture called Shinobi Sports. The new venture will offer a suite of management, studio,...

Brag House partners with McDonald’s and Coca Cola for esports tailgate

College esports social network Brag House has announced partnerships with McDonald's and Coca-Cola for an esports tailgate party at the University of Texas at Dallas. As part of the deal, McDonald's will...

Nicecactus partners with French Nike licensee Ekinsport

European esports company Nicecactus and French Nike licensee Ekinsport have agreed on a partnership that will see the brands collaborate on upcoming esports projects. As a result, both entities will launch EkinArena,...

Luckbox secures Nuvei partnership

Real Luck Group Ltd., the parent company of esports betting platform Luckbox, has announced a partnership with global payment technology firm Nuvei. As a result of the partnership, Nuvei will provide its...

Veloce launches beer with Swiss brewery 1936

Racing and esports organisation Veloce has launched a beer in partnership with Swiss brewery 1936. The beer, called 1936 Viva Veloce Pilsner, will be made available at Veloce's HQ, on The Drop...