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Hans Christian Dürr joins Riot Games as Head of Esports DACH

Hans Christian Dürr has accepted an offer from Riot Games to join the company as its Head of Esports DACH. Announcing his latest career development on LinkedIn, Dürr's responsibilities boil down to...
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University of York, ESL to introduce esports content production module

University of York is fully embracing the world of esports in collaboration with ESL. The university's Department of Theatre, Film and Television is launching an industry-backed module all about the competitive gaming industry. The...
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A guide to the NBA 2K League – The teams and their partners

Over a year in the making, the highly-anticipated NBA 2K League is finally coming to fruition. A joint collaboration between Take-Two Interactive and the NBA itself, based in New York City,...
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Imagine Dragons members and management invest in ReKTGlobal and Rogue

ReKTGlobal has today announced that both 'members and management' of Imagine Dragons have become new investment partners in the company.   In addition to securing a stake in ReKTGlobal, both Daniel Platzman and Wayne...
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OpTic Gaming extends partnership with Turtle Beach

OpTic Gaming has confirmed a multi-year continuation of their partnership with Turtle Beach. The new multi-year agreement will see Turtle Beach's partnership supply OpTic's team in Gears of War, Counter Strike and...
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Jace Hall – H1Z1 Pro League – A league of its own

The H1Z1 Pro League is the ambitious first attempt at a structured, competitive league for a Battle Royale title. Kicking off on April 21st and exclusively streamed on Facebook, there's plenty for...
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OpTic Gaming partners with AFK Gaming, SoStronk for Indian CS:GO team

North American esports organisation OpTic Gaming has forged a partnership with AFK Gaming and SoStronk that will see a new all-Indian Counter-Strike: Global Offensive team be formed. OpTic Gaming and its partners...

London is reportedly the UK gaming industry’s hotspot

Following the 14th BAFTA Games Awards that took place this April, British marketplace and video game retailer OnBuy took to the United Kingdom gaming industry with a magnifying glass and came...
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100 Thieves enters one-year partnership with Razer

100 Thieves, a professional esports organisation and lifestyle brand, has entered a one-year partnership with Razer. This deal will see the organisation's League of Legends roster kitted out with mice, keyboards,...

Boston Uprising partners with Gillette

Gillette has dug even deeper into esports as it becomes the first team sponsor of the Overwatch League organisation, Boston Uprising.  With this partnership, Gillette will be the exclusive shaving product for all...

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Swisscom partners with ESL for Hero League

Switzerland-based telecommunications company Swisscom has entered a partnership with tournament organiser ESL to launch its very own esports league, the Swisscom Hero League. The league will...