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100 Thieves announces plans to develop a video game

North American esports organisation 100 Thieves has announced that it will produce its own video game. To achieve this feat, the organisation has hired former Telltale Games CEO Pete Hawley as...
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FaZe Clan appoints Zach Katz as President and Chief Operating Officer

North American gaming and esports company FaZe Clan has appointed Zach Katz as its President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). Katz joins the company following tenures at music publisher BMG and music technology investment group Raised In...

Esports Awards moves to Las Vegas, renews Secretlab and Verizon sponsorships

The Esports Awards has announced that its seventh ceremony will take place in Las Vegas, Nevada.  In addition, the awards show has renewed its existing sponsorships with gaming chair manufacturer Secretlab and telecommunications company Verizon. RELATED: Esports...
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Matcherino partners with Supercell to power third-party Brawl Stars tournaments

Seattle-based tournament platform Matcherino has announced a partnership with game developer and publisher Supercell for its mobile game Brawl Stars. As part of the deal, Matcherino will power third-party tournaments for Supercell’s...
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Esports Around The World: Iceland

Esports Around The World is a series of profiles outlining the esports ecosystem in various countries globally. The series ties into our ESI Washington DC event, which took place from 16-18th...
AFK Pros appoints Daniel 'Frod' Montaner as Esports Talent Coordinator

AFK Pros appoints Daniel ‘Frod’ Montaner as Esports Talent Coordinator

Esports agency AFK Pros has appointed former professional Counter-Strike player Daniel 'Frod' Montaner as its Esports Talent Coordinator. In his new role, Montaner, who was previously signed to the agency as a...

ESL Gaming partners with Lenovo Legion for IEM

Esports tournament organiser ESL Gaming and computer and mobile device manufacturer Lenovo have agreed on an exclusive PC partnership for ESL's Intel Extreme Masters tournament. Lenovo and ESL will jointly create a...

Vitality announces JBL as official audio supplier

French esports organisation Team Vitality has announced a partnership with audio brand JBL.  Team Vitality players, headquarters and training facilities will be equipped with JBL headsets and speakers as part of the...

Version1 Rocket League partners with Undeniably Dairy

North American esports organisation Version1 has announced dairy industry initiative Undeniably Dairy as the Official Nutrition Partner of its Rocket League team. The deal covers the Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) Spring...

Esports Scotland partner with Strive Sponsorship

Scottish esports event and tournament operator Esports Scotland has partnered with sponsorship management company Strive Sponsorship. The partnership will see Strive help Esports Scotland streamline its commercial approach ahead of the Birmingham...