League of Legends adds in-game brand banners for broadcasts

Riot Games announced today that it will implement in-game branding opportunities for League of Legends esports brand partners during official broadcasts. The opportunities will come in the form of in-game arena banners...
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PENTA looks the part with hummel deal

German organisation PENTA has entered a partnership deal with Danish sportswear brand hummel. As such, hummel will serve as the official clothing partner of the organisation and its sub-brands, PENTA 1860 and...
Astralis Group Lunar

Astralis Group banks on three-year deal with Lunar

Astralis Group, the parent organisation of Astralis, Future FC and Origen, have established a three-year deal with banking application Lunar. The partnership includes a branded payment card and digital content available exclusively for...
Nations Ventures

We Are Nations launches Nations Ventures

Esports merchandising company We Are Nations has announced the formation of Nations Ventures, an investment vehicle for esports. Nations Ventures will invest in early-stage companies that don't compete with the core business...
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Kia, KitKat, and OnePlus to shed light on esports partnerships at ESI Digital Summit

The ESI Digital Summit (#ESIDIGITAL) is just a day away, providing insights into the esports industry for attendees in the comfort of their own homes. As well as hosting panels on...
ESI Digital Summit 2020 Announcement

ESI Digital Summit locks agenda with pressing topics and leading speakers

The exclusive online take on Esports Insider's industry-leading esports conferences, ESI Digital Summit, is almost upon us! Taking place over May 26-27th, the event is filling a gap presented by the unfortunate...
This week in esports 220520

This week in esports: Evil Geniuses, hummel, LCK, Vodafone Giants

As always, we’ve rounded up the biggest and best stories from the past week so you can stay abreast of the industry’s biggest happenings. This week in esports saw Evil Geniuses...
LG Gaming Launched

LG Electronics launches dedicated esports channel, LG Gaming

Multinational electronics company LG Electronics UK has launched its esports and gaming-dedicated channel, LG Gaming. In partnership with UK-based esports agency Kairos Esports, LG Gaming will serve the esports and gaming communities...
Statespace Aim Lab Series A

Aim Lab parent Statespace raises $15M in Series A

Statespace, a company that combines gaming with cognitive science and artificial intelligence, has raised $15 million (£12.3 million). The Series A round was led by Khosla Ventures, with founding partner Samir Kaul joining the company's...

Renegades CEO fined for soliciting investments in organisation

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) has dealt Renegades CEO Chris Roumayeh a 21-month ban from the brokerage industry for soliciting investments without disclosing his position within the organisation. The suspension, also...