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Brendan Donohue – NBA 2K League – Globally appealing

Fresh from speaking at Leaders Week in London we caught up with the Managing Director of the NBA 2K League, Brendan Donohue.  We found out more about the forthcoming inaugural season, their...

Understanding the hype: A look at the esports insight at Leaders Week

Immortals, Cloud9, ESL, FACEIT, Astralis, the 76ers, Omen by HP and Lagardère were just some of the esports speakers involved in this year's Leaders Week. Esports Live saw a dedicated afternoon of esports content...

PUBG is coming to IEM Oakland with $200,000 on the line

IEM Oakland has added PLAYERUNKNOWN'S BATTLEGROUNDS ("PUBG") to Counter-Strike: Global Offensive as the smash-hit battle royale game will make its debut in North America. The Bluehole title will come to the Intel...

Esports fashion brand ULT teams up with Versus

ULT, the California based esports apparel and fashion brand, has announced that it has teamed up with Versus Sports, on a clothing and content collaboration. Versus is a pro Madden organisation founded...
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1. FC Nürnberg become second Bundesliga 2 side to sign FIFA players

Bundesliga 2 side 1. FC Nürnberg has become the latest traditional sports outfit to dip its toe into esports. The German side who currently sit fifth in German football's second tier...
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EloPlay launches a token sale campaign

EloPlay, an online gaming platform that has been operating for two years with over 90,000 registered users, has announced it is holding a token sale to create a blockchain utility and...

Nielsen has released its first Esports Playbook, 28% think esports should enter Olympics

Market analyst Nielsen, which studies consumers in more than 100 countries globally, has released its first esports report.  The Esports Playbook is available here, at no cost, and it offers insights into the...

#ESIForum: Fnatic merch will overtake Arsenal’s in fifty years

The third in our Esports Insider Forum Series (#ESIForum) took place late last week as the Bunkr played host to another evening of esports business discussion, networking and gaming.  Sponsored by Gamers Apparel,...
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Esports Live will have 200 in attendance under the bridge at Leaders Week 2017

The likes of Astralis, Microsoft, Immortals, ELEAGUE, FACEIT, ESL, the 76ers and more will be in attendance as speakers at the upcoming Esports Live event in London in October.  Esports Live is...

NRG Esports set to close a $15m funding round, J Lo amongst the investors

NRG Esports used to have a little now they have a lot, with the news that the team is in the process of finalising a $15m (£11.2m) venture capital funding round. New...

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Teams decided for all four CS:GO PGL Minors

The open qualifiers have concluded which means that the teams are now locked in for all four PGL Minors. The Minors are $50,000 (£44,600)...