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ESJ9 Esports Interns

Just get the intern to do it

RELATED: Hitmarker launches job seeking courses on Skillshare Often underappreciated and sometimes underpaid, social media interns are helping build the online brand of many esports organisations. From managing the accounts of multi-million dollar...
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Quests & dragons: The new in-game advertising gold mine — Omnicoach

RELATED: Omnicoach origins with CTO Levente Nádai Two-thirds of all start-ups fail to deliver a positive return to investors, according to the Harvard Business Review. The esports industry is currently experiencing a gold...
Abios: Mapping competitive advantages in esports The Esports Journal

Abios: Mapping competitive advantages in esports

RELATED: Abios secures Fragleague data partnership Albin Niva Printz, Data Scientist at Abios, explores the data from maps in popular esports games to find out if there are some inherent disadvantages of starting...
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Discovering the esports payments landscape of Latin America — AstroPay

RELATED: Navigating payment challenges in emerging markets — AstroPay Asia, Europe and North America come as the most mature and established esports markets. In terms of potential exposure, Latin America has gone...
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MADMONQ: On a mission for healthy gaming

RELATED: Making esports data beautiful — GRID The lifestyle of a typical gamer usually isn’t great. Or, at the very least, gaming itself can lead to unhealthy habits; the activity calls for...
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Making esports data beautiful — GRID

To a data company, ‘esports’ is about as useful a category as ‘European’ or ‘African’ is a nationality. Esports titles share some likenesses — they are all digital, chiefly — but...
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Turquoise: New colour in esports branding

The Eurovision Song Contest and esports both enjoy, or perhaps resent, a level of relative obscurity. Many have heard of it but perhaps cannot be bothered to understand such a spectacle....
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Peak performance in esports: Why Rogue and MAD Lions are embracing mindfulness

On 11th April 2021, MAD Lions faced off against Rogue for the fifth game of a best-of-five League of Legends series. The stage was the LEC Spring Finals. Both squads beat...
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Adam Apicella: Assembling the Avengers of esports with Vindex

Adam Apicella wants esports to bulk up. The Ohio Valley native isn’t so much building the gym for the esports industry as he is inventing exercises for the metaphorical Vindex all-in-one...
ESE Entertainment

ESE Entertainment: Esports? You want it, we got it

RELATED: Three (types of) companies that might unshackle monetisation in esports There’s slow dynamite in how Konrad Wasiela speaks about the esports industry, and gaming as the cultural zeitgeist. The Founder and...