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Riot Games names John Needham as Global Head of LoL Esports

Riot Games has appointed John Needham as its new Global Head of League of Legends esports. Before his new role, Needham was the Managing Director of Europe and North America at Riot...

paiN Gaming announces partnership with Coca-Cola

paiN Gaming, a leading esports team in Brazil, has announced a new partnership with global beverage giant Coca-Cola.  Coca-Cola will work exclusively with the paiN Gaming League of Legends team which plays...
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Riot Games to introduce revenue-sharing passes for League of Legends

Riot Games has announced intentions to implement revenue-sharing features in-game to support League of Legends esports. Introducing region-specific fan or team passes, each sale will see 50% of the revenue split across the...
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Supercell partners with OGN Esports for Clash Royale League

Supercell has entered a one-year partnership with OGN Esports for the upcoming season of the Clash Royale League, meaning it will handle the production of CRL Asia, CRL West, and the World...

Blizzard announce Latin America joining Arena World Championship

Blizzard has announced that Latin America will be joining the Arena World Championship (AWC) circuit with its own round of cups starting May 16th. The effort will be run in partnership...
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Immortals LLC rebrands following $30M Series B fundraising

Immortals LLC - the parent company of Immortals, Made in Brazil (MIBR), and Los Angeles Valiant - has closed a Series B funding round worth $30 million (£22.9 million). Additionally, it has...

Cloud9 expand into Brazil with Apex Legends squad

Cloud9 have signed an all-Brazilian outfit for their second Apex Legends squad. The organisation announced the signing on Twitter as the first Brazilian squad in the history of Cloud9. The squad includes Gabriel “isno” Ceregatto, Nino...
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BLAST Pro Series introduces global season format

RFRSH Entertainment has introduced a global season format for its CS:GO tournament product BLAST Pro Series. The new format includes seven live tournaments and a global final that will take place in...
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DreamHack enters global streaming partnership with Caffeine

Tournament organiser DreamHack has entered a non-exclusive global streaming partnership with broadcasting platform Caffeine. The deal will see all Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and Dota 2 events from DreamHack livestreamed on the platform,...
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FACEIT Global Summit: PUBG Classic welcomes HyperX sponsorship

FACEIT has announced HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, as the official sponsor of mice, mouse pads, DRAM, and SSD products for the upcoming FACEIT Global Summit: PUBG Classic. During the...

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TI 2018 becomes the third most watched esports event – In...

We’re delighted to announce the start of our partnership with Stream Hatchet. Based in Barcelona, Stream Hatchet is a company which tracks key data...