LetsPlay.Live x Ubisoft

Rainbow Six OCL to be broadcast on Seven Network

New Zealand-based esports tournament organiser and broadcasting media company LetsPlay.Live (LPL) has unveiled a partnership that will see the Rainbow Six Siege Oceanic Challenger League (OCL) be broadcast on Australian television network...

EPOS secures two-year ESL Gaming Australia partnership

ESL Gaming Australia, a local division of esports tournament organiser ESL, has announced a two-year partnership with audio device company EPOS. The agreement will see EPOS become ESL ANZ Champs’ official audio...
Oceanic Challenger League

LetsPlay.Live partners with Ubisoft to broadcast Oceanic Challenger League

New Zealand-based esports tournament organiser and broadcasting media company LetsPlay.Live (LPL) has partnered with Ubisoft to become the exclusive tournament and broadcast partner for Rainbow Six: Siege’s Oceanic Challenger League (OCL) for...

GGWP Academy raises $350,000 AUD in pre-seed funding round

Australian esports startup GGWP Academy has raised $350,000 AUD (~£196,461) from its pre-seed funding round. The funding round featured an all-female line-up with Eleanor Ventures, Scale Investors, and Working Theory Capital investing...

Riot Games unveils VCT broadcast deals, Team Liquid partners with Bud Light | ESI...

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...
BLAST Premier Qualifiers

BLAST expands qualifying series for BLAST Premier Spring Showdown

Esports tournament organiser BLAST has unveiled an expanded qualifying series that will provide more teams with the opportunity to enter into the BLAST Premier Spring Showdown. The expansion comes as part of the organiser's ambition...
Dire Wolves unveil "fierce" new branding

Dire Wolves acquires Avant Gaming, enters into CS:GO

Oceanic esports organisation Dire Wolves has announced the acquisition of Avant Gaming. Avant Gaming’s teams will merge with Dire Wolves as part of the purchase, meaning that the organisation will enter into...

Riot Games announces several partnerships for VALORANT Champions Tour

Riot Games has announced several broadcast partnerships for the 2021 VALORANT competitive season. Riot partners with Freaks 4U Gaming & SPORTFIVE in Europe, CIS and Turkey RELATED: LetsPlay.Live partners with Riot Games to...
LCO 2021 teams

LCO reveals eight participating teams for 2021

ESL and Guinevere Capital have revealed the eight teams chosen to participate in the inaugural season of the League of Legends Circuit Oceania (LCO). The teams will be Dire Wolves, Gravitas, Pentanet.GG, Mammoth, The Chiefs,...
Teamfight Tactics Fates

Riot Games announces Teamfight Tactics: Fates Championship

Riot Games has announced the Teamfight Tactics: Fates Championship, the latest official tournament for its auto battler title. Regional qualifiers for the competition have already begun, with the Fates Championship commencing on April...