Esports Investments September 2020

$186.3M raised in disclosed esports investments in September 2020

As the esports industry continues to grow, so does the interest in owning a piece of the pie. Celebrities and venture capitalists are investing millions of pounds, companies are merging together to...
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Global Esports Federation joins forces with Nielsen

The Global Esports Federation (GEF) has entered a strategic partnership with North American data and measurement company Nielsen. The partnership will see Nielsen Sports provide research, data, and insights in a bid to "amplify the value" of...
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Lenovo, Power League Gaming promote female gamers with ‘Miss Esports’ platform

Computer manufacturer Lenovo and Power League Gaming (PLG) have announced an ongoing collaboration that aims to celebrate female gamers in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Miss Esports is a platform launched by...
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PUBG MOBILE EMEA League to launch in October

PUBG MOBILE recently announced a new professional league for the Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region.  The PUBG MOBILE EMEA League will replace the PUBG MOBILE Club Open (PMCO) regional finals for the...
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Global Esports Federation welcomes three new members

The Global Esports Federation (GEF) has welcomed three additional international sporting federations as members of its initiative. The World Karate Federation, International Canoe Federation, and Union Internationale de Pentathlon Modern (World Pentathlon) are the latest to join the GEF,...
Halo Championship Series unveils Halo 5 Pro Series

Halo Championship Series unveils Halo 5 Pro Series

Halo Championship Series (HCS) has announced an extension of its Pro Series, introducing a competitive arm with Halo 5: Guardians. The Halo 5 Pro Series, an online competition format, will feature a...
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Global Esports Federation enters partnership with Arab Esports Federation

The Global Esports Federation (GEF) has announced it has entered a strategic partnership with the Arab Esports Federation (ARESF). The partnership will focus on supporting the growth of esports in the Arab region and Africa. RELATED:...
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Bose becomes headset partner of League of Legends esports

North American audio equipment manufacturer Bose has become the official headset partner of all League of Legends esports global events. Starting at the upcoming World Championship, Bose will provide headsets for each global event, including the...
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Anubis Gaming secures $300K in latest seed funding round

Egyptian esports organisation Anubis Gaming has secured $300,000 (~£234,297) in its latest round of seed funding. A regional ecommerce group is the source of the investment, which comes after a separate seed round last...
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Ubisoft announces Rainbow Six World Cup with Tony Parker as ambassador

French game developer Ubisoft has unveiled its plans to produce the Rainbow Six World Cup, an international, country-based tournament. The event, slated for Summer 2021, will feature national teams from 45 countries and...