Nerd Street Gamers Five Below facilities

Nerd Street Gamers and Five Below open three new facilities

Philadelphia-based Nerd Street Gamers and specialty discount store chain Five Below have opened dedicated esports facilities in three new locations. Two of the three facilities located in Georgetown, Texas, and Philadelphia are connected to Five Below...
Tempo Storm and G FUEL reunite for partnership

Tempo Storm and G FUEL reunite for partnership

Los Angeles-based esports organisation Tempo Storm has announced its official partnership with energy drink brand G FUEL. After collaborating on activities over the past five years, the brands will begin by working with...

OverActive Media teams with Egale Canada for diversity, inclusion initiative

OverActive Media, the parent company of the Toronto Defiant, Toronto Ultra, and MAD Lions E.C., has created a diversity and inclusion initiative with Egale Canada. Eagle Canada is a national organisation focused...

LA Kings, LA Galaxy enter deal with Esports Entertainment Group

Malta-based gambling firm Esports Entertainment Group (EEG) has been named the official esports tournament provider of the LA Kings and LA Galaxy. Under the terms of the agreement, EEG will host branded...

ESI Gambling Report: The Counter-Strike effect and preserving integrity online

Esports and integrity harbor a complicated history with one another; and more recently this dynamic has become increasingly tangled. On August 31st, tournament organiser ESL announced a competitive ruling which shook the...
Jim Roush invests in Subnation

Former Shark Tank executive producer Jim Roush invests in Subnation

Jim Roush has invested in gaming and esports media and marketing platform Subnation and will serve as a senior advisor. The financial terms of the investment have not been disclosed at the time...
FACEIT announces suite of collegiate esports offerings

FACEIT announces suite of collegiate esports offerings

Tournament organiser FACEIT has revealed its first set of collegiate esports offerings, slated to arrive as early as next month. The collegiate event suite, headlined by a combined $55,000 (£42,259.52) prize pool,...
Global Esports Federation Capcom Konami Sega

Capcom, Konami, and Sega join Global Esports Federation

The Global Esports Federation (GEF) has announced Japanese game publishers Konami, Sega, and Capcom as the latest members to join its ranks. Alongside being members of the GEF, the publishers have also joined the recently-announced Publishers and Developers Advisory...
Canadian Securities Exchange

Code Red Esports’ parent company lists on CSE

Gamesquare Esports Inc., the parent company of Code Red Esports, has announced that it expects to commence trading on the Canadian Securities Exchange.  The latest step from Gamesquare Esports comes following the completion of a reverse...

Simplicity Esports to acquire five additional gaming centres

U.S. based esports organisation Simplicity Esports has signed non-binding letters of intent to acquire five franchisee-owned esports centres.  The acquisitions are due to be closed by October 30, subject to due diligence, execution of...