Asia

Find out all the latest news from the Asian esports industry here! From the newest partners in the LPL to what is happening to the Asian esports mobile landscape.

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...
Team Secret HUYA

Team Secret enters multi-year deal with HUYA

European organisation Team Secret has established a multi-year a partnership with Chinese streaming platform HUYA. As part of the deal, Team Secret's players will stream on the platform. HUYA will also act as a jersey...
PMPL South Asia set to relaunch with Mountain Dew partnership

PUBG Mobile Pro League South Asia shakes things up with Mountain Dew

PUBG Mobile Pro League (PMPL) South Asia is set to relaunch alongside a partnership with soft drink brand Mountain Dew. Competition is scheduled from May 22nd to June 14th after all PMPL...
FaZe Clan NRG Pittsburgh Knights LCK

FaZe Clan, NRG, Pittsburgh Knights show interest in joining LCK

North American organisations FaZe Clan, NRG Esports, and Pittsburgh Knights have shown interest in joining the new-look LCK. They've each submitted a letter of intent to apply for long-term partnerships in Riot...
T1 Mobalytics

T1 Entertainment & Sports invests in esports analytics startup Mobalytics

T1 Entertainment and Sports (T1) has made an investment in Mobalytics, an esports analytics startup devised to improve player performance. The companies initial focus for the partnership is on VALORANT, with Mobalytics'...
IESF x WESCO

International Esports Federation signs agreement with World Esports Consortium

The International Esports Federation (IESF) and the World Esports Consortium (WESCO) have signed a memorandum of understanding with the goal of promoting unity within the industry. The deal comes after the International Esports Federation entered an...
G2 Esports LEC Viewership

The most popular esports events of April 2020

Esports Insider collaborates with esports analytical firm Esports Charts to take a look at event viewership on a month-by-month basis. There isn’t a standard viewership metric that’s utilised and agreed upon by all parties in...
H2 Interactive Esports Charts Deal

Esports Charts explores East Asia with H2 Interactive partnership

Analytics company Esports Charts has partnered with Tokyo-based game publisher H2 Interactive, Inc. to expand its offerings in the East Asia region. The partnership sees Esports Charts' website released in both Korean and Japanese. RELATED: Alliance adds...
Global Esports Federation Commonwealth Games Federation

Global Esports Federation partners with Commonwealth Games Federation

The Global Esports Federation has entered an "exploratory partnership" with the Commonwealth Games Federation. The agreement will see the federation work together on areas within Transformation 2022, a strategic plan by the...
Twitch esports hub

Twitch launches dedicated directory for esports

Amazon-owned live streaming platform Twitch has launched a dedicated directory for esports tournaments, teams, and players. The hub is said to make "the world of esports streaming more intuitive and accessible." RELATED: ESL and DreamHack...