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Riot Games enters multi-year deal to headline Melbourne Esports Open

Riot Games has agreed upon a multi-year deal with TEG Live and ESL Australia that will see the finals of the next League of Legends Oceanic Pro League (OPL) headline the...

Razer invests $3.3m in Esports Mogul

Gaming peripheral company Razer recently led a $4.4m (£3.3m) round of investments contributing $3.3m (£2.5m) itself for Australian-based company Esports Mogul making it a significant shareholder in the company. Other investors in the...
Gfinity Elite Series Australia

Gfinity Elite Series Australia strikes deal with Twitch

Gfinity Esports Australia has entered an exclusive partnership with Twitch that will see every match from Season 1 of the 2018 Gfinity Elite Series Australia broadcast exclusively on the streaming platform. Kicking off on...

Aquis Entertainment and Executive Sports and Entertainment established esports venture QeSports

Aquis Entertainment and Executive Sports and Entertainment have together established QeSports. This esports venture company will include a player and talent management agency along with event and tournament creation and management across...

Goal, City Football Group partner for esports series

Football news website Goal has partnered with the City Football Group for an esport series - titled Goal Vs - that centers around its professional FIFA player, Graham "GrayzaGoal" McIntyre. The first four episodes of...
IEM Sydney

ESL forges strategic partnership with NOVA Entertainment

Australian entertainment company NOVA Entertainment has entered into a strategic partnership with ESL. As part of this deal, it will exclusively sell ESL inventory for ESL AU & NZ Championships in Australia. This partnership...
FACEIT London Major

Valve and FACEIT issue new rules on multiple team ownership for CS:GO Major

With the CS:GO competitive calendar ramping up in anticipation for the 13th Valve-sponsored Major, set to be hosted by FACEIT in London, the rule-book for the tournament's qualification events has been...

MAMMOTH Esports acquires Sin Gaming and ROAM esports

MAMMOTH Esports recently announced it's acquisition of Australian League of Legends team, Sin Gaming along with forming a partnership with ROAM esports. ROAM purchased Sin Gaming in 2016 and while MAMMOTH will...
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ESL and Vodafone sign international esports partnership

Esports giant ESL and global telecommunications company Vodafone have announced an international esports partnership. The deal is set to cover a variety of ESL's flagship events, including the Intel Extreme Masters,...
Overwatch League

Overwatch League eyes expansion into Europe, Oceania, and Middle East

It was previously reported that the Overwatch League was eyeing an expansion once its inaugural season had finished, and now in an interview, Nate Nanzer, Commissioner, Overwatch League has listed some of...

Events

IEM Katowice to return as first Valve Major of 2019

Intel Extreme Masters (IEM), the tournament series from ESL and Intel, is returning to Katowice in 2019 for a Valve Major with $1,000,000 (£756,040)...