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Value in Western esports: The importance of League and CS:GO

When we discuss value in the Western esports industry, what are we usually referring to? And where is it found? Industry valuations are not the concern of this discussion; some believe the...

LCK unveils rebranding, BBC announces Rocket League broadcast | ESI Digest # 24

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...

British Esports’ Head of Content Dominic Sacco announces departure

The British Esports Association’s Head of Content Dominic Sacco announced yesterday that he will be stepping down from the organisation after more than four years in the role.  In a video posted...

Gamerpro: Creating new revenue streams for the mobile gaming industry

When it comes to an 'esports experience', the mobile gaming market already offers far more than one might expect. It’s a part of the industry that has seen unprecedented growth over the...

Hitmarker teams with Black Collegiate Gaming Association

Esports and gaming jobs platform Hitmarker has partnered with the Black Collegiate Gaming Association (BCGA) to help students of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) pursue careers in esports and gaming. RELATED: British...
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Gfinity announces monthly profits, sells Esports Awards stake

Esports and gaming solutions provider Gfinity last week declared it achieved month-on-month (MoM) operating profitability for October and November — the first time the company has done so since 2014. RELATED: Gfinity continues...

G2 Esports powers up with Seasonic partnership

Berlin-based organisation G2 Esports has announced a partnership with Taiwanese power supply manufacturer Seasonic. As a result of the partnership, which officially begins in 2021, G2 Esports' teams will use Seasonic brand power...

Wim Stocks joins Belong as SVP Partnerships & Commercial

Wim Stocks, formerly the CEO and Chairman of CSL Esports, has joined gaming-arena developer Belong, a subsidiary of Vindex, as its Senior Vice President of Partnerships & Commercial. RELATED: Vindex reportedly set to acquire...

WePlay Esports and Usyk launch WUFL, FATE unveils new facility | ESI Digest #23

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...
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MLG Co-founder Mike Sepso discusses the ‘esports bubble’ and Vindex’s success

Mike Sepso — ESI Class of 2020 Hall of Fame inductee Mike Sepso — is an esports legend. The man that, along with Sundance DiGiovanni, founded Major League Gaming (MLG) is...