Galaxy Racer and eLaLiga Santander announce FIFA22 tournament series

Dubai-based esports organisation Galaxy Racer has announced a partnership with eLaLiga Santander, the esports branch of Spanish football league LaLiga.  The partnership will see the introduction of 'Beat the Best', a FIFA22 tournament...

Edge Gaming raises $10m in seed funding round

Israel-based startup Edge Gaming has raised $10m (~£7.55m) during its round of seed funding. The seed funding was led by mobile gaming company Playtika and includes participation by existing investors, Stardom Ventures...

Nicecactus launches FIFA22 tournaments with McDonald’s

Gaming tournament and training platform Nicecactus has announced a partnership with McDonald’s to deliver a series of FIFA22 tournaments. As part of the deal, the two entities will organise seven qualifiers for...

IESF and Esports World Federation unveil partnership

The International Esports Federation (IESF) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Esports World Federation (ESWF). As a result, the two federations will collaborate on the 'development and unification of esports' across the world. RELATED:...

Riva Technology and Entertainment and Galaxy Racer acquire VY Esports

Tech and investment company Riva Technology and Entertainment (RTE), together with its sister company Galaxy Racer, have announced the acquisition of esports organisation VY Esports. As part of the acquisition, the CEO...
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Global Esports Federation appoints Faisal bin Bandar bin Sultan as Vice President

The Global Esports Federation (GEF) has appointed Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud as its Vice President. According to a release, the unanimous appointment is due to his 'efforts and commitment' to...
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HyperX named as UNIVERSITY Esports Saudi sponsor

Peripherals brand HyperX has secured a partnership with MENATech to support UNIVERSITY Esports Saudi, a new collegiate esports tournament for the Middle East and North African (MENA) region. As a result, the brand will...

Saudi tech group MBUZZ details partnership with BK ROG

Saudi tech group MBUZZ has provided details about the partnership recently announced between its affiliate MBUZZ SPORT and French esports organisation BK ROG. According to the release, both entities will collaborate to...

Esports Movers and Shakers: October 2021

Each month, ESI compiles the period’s most significant esports movers and shakers. October's round-up features personnel changes from the likes of Team Vitality, Riot Games, Fnatic, CLG and Complexity Gaming, among...

ESI announces 2022 events calendar, Dubai, DC, Singapore, London

Esports Insider has announced its 2022 events calendar, with its Majors (2-3 day conferences) planned to take place in Dubai, Washington DC, Singapore, and London. This marks a truly international trajectory for...