Anubis Gaming

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...
Rainbow Six World Cup

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...

Anzu’s CEO on The Clutch victory and immersive ad developments

The third and most recent edition of Esports Insider’s The Clutch competition concluded with Anzu, an immersive, programmatic advertising company, being crowned as the latest victor on the last day of...
F1 Mobile Esports Formula 1

Formula 1 launches mobile esports championship

Formula 1 has announced the launch of its second esports championship, this time the competition is dedicated to mobile racers. The F1 Mobile Racing Esports Series begins on September 7th, with qualification leagues running...
ESI Digest 8

ESL appoints CS:GO commissioner, PUBG Mobile banned in India | ESI Digest #8

Each week, ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest is available...
Guenther Hake Galaxy Racer Esports

Disney veteran Guenther Hake joins Galaxy Racer Esports

Dubai-based esports organisation Galaxy Racer Esports (GXR) has recruited former Disney and Oriental Dreamworks products expert, Guenther Hake. Hake will work in an advisory role, assisting GXR with its brand partnerships, consumer products, apparel and merchandising...
Acer Predator League

ESL and Acer bring CS:GO Predator League to EMEA

ESL and Acer announced that the Predator League, named after Acer’s line of gaming peripherals, will expand into the EMEA region later this year. The Predator League, which was first launched in the...
VERITAS Entertainment Anzu

VERITAS Entertainment establishes advertisement-focused deal with Anzu

Berlin-based esports venue developer VERITAS Entertainment has entered a partnership with in-game advertising platform Anzu. The deal will see them collaborate to offer enhanced brand integration to advertisers looking to promote their products within...
ESL Pro Tour Media Rights

DMAX Turkey acquires Turkish media rights to ESL Pro Tour

Tournament organisers DreamHack and ESL have awarded DMAX Turkey the Turkish media rights to the ESL Pro Tour. The Turkish television channel has acquired the rights to four Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournaments...
ESI Digest 5 Cover

NEOM aftermath, LCS makes interesting moves | ESI Digest #5

Each week, ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest is available...