G2 Twitch

G2 Esports secures Twitch as streaming partner for multiple years

G2 Esports has announced that Twitch is now its exclusive streaming partner, having entered a multi-year deal to deliver its streams, video premieres, and live interactions with supporters. This partnership means Twitch...

Gfinity brings Lynx on board as sponsor of Elite Series

Gfinity has brought a mainstream brand on board as a sponsor of its Elite Series, this time it's Lynx - the shower gel and deodorant brand. The company will receive exposure from Gfinity's...
Panda Global Lynx

Panda Global brings in another non-endemic sponsor, Zippo

Lighter manufacturer Zippo has entered the ever-growing world of esports by sponsoring North American organisation Panda Global. How long the brand stays in the industry is dependent on how fruitful the sponsorship ends up...
ELEAGUE Street Fighter V Invitational 2018

ELEAGUE returns to Street Fighter V with $250,000 Invitational

ELEAGUE is gearing up to host a live tournament for Capcom's Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition. Spanning over five nights across separate weeks, the ELEAGUE Street Fighter V Invitational 2018 will feature 24 prominent...
AirAsia Team Saiyan

AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes acquires majority share of Team Saiyan

Tony Fernandes, the CEO of AirAsia Group, has taken to social media to reveal that he has bought a majority share in Team Saiyan, a Malaysian mobile esports organisation. It's reported that the...

Counter Logic Gaming announce partnership with OMEN by HP

Counter Logic Gaming (CLG) and OMEN by HP have announced that OMEN by HP is now the Official PC & Monitor Partner of Counter Logic Gaming. The partnership reportedly 'goes beyond a...
ELEAGUE

ELEAGUE, Riot Games receive nominations for Sports Emmys Awards

On Wednesday 28th March, the nominations for the 39th Annual Sports Emmys Awards were revealed. Esports has had a presence in the awards for two years in a row now, with ELEAGUE and Riot...
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ESL announces ESL One Belo Horizonte, $200,000 prize pool

ESL has today announced the first ESL One in South America. ESL One Belo Horizonte 2018, powered by Intel, will take place in June 15-17th at the Mineirinho Arena in Brazil....
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BLAST Pro Series confirms date and the teams for Istanbul, $250,000 up for grabs

BLAST Pro Series will be bringing a world class CS:GO tournament to Istanbul for the first time, and we now know the date - June 23rd. Set to take place at the...
EU LCS

Riot Games to introduce franchising to EU LCS in 2019, spot buy-ins from £7m

The European League of Legends Championship Series, often abbreviated as EU LCS, is following suit from its North American equivalent by becoming a franchised league in 2019. ESPN has reported that franchising...

Events

The Esports Insider Tour of London – A round-up

The first ESI Tour (#ESITour) went off without a hitch on Friday November 3rd as the team made their way around London donning some sublime...