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Kings of the Merch – Benoit Pagotto – Fnatic

Next up in our ‘Kings of the Merch’ series which looks at the merchandising and apparel opportunity in esports right now is Benoit Pagotto is the Head of Marketing at Fnatic.  Check...
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A look back at Betting on Esports: A brand discussion

Betting on Esports 2017 hosted a plethora of expert speakers across two days back in September. Panels covering legal issues, the state of data, the Vegas opportunity, legal issues around esports...

GAME BELONG to host UK esports tournament

GAME, the well established high-street brand in the UK has announced its first nationwide UK esports tournament which will take place in its BELONG competitive stores.  The tournament, sponsored by Activision is to be played...
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Gfinity partners with engineering firm to design esports facility

Gfinity and London-based engineering and design firm Ove Arup & Partners Ltd are working together to design a 'world-leading' esports facility, the company has announced. The blueprints for the project are already...

Ed Vaizey MP will chair International eGames Committee advisory board

The International eGames Committee is delighted to announce that the Rt Hon Ed Vaizey MP has become the Chairman of its Advisory Board.  The International eGames Committee (IEGC) was launched in April...
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epic25 brings in Sunny Broadband as headline CS:GO sponsor

epicLAN has announced Sunny Broadband as the headline sponsor for its upcoming epic25 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament. This sponsorship sees the minimum prize pool come in at £1,500, boosting all the way...
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David Fenlon – Proxima Group – The price of esports will rise

David Fenlon is a consultant at Proxima Group, a company that specialises in advising clients on their third party partners.  They have conducted some in-depth research on where some main global brands...
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Ukie set to launch their Esports Whitepaper

Ukie, the trade body representing the video games industry, has announced that they are set to be releasing their Esports Whitepaper. The launch is set to take place on the 28th November,...
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Betradar launches League of Legends live odds with DOJO Madness

Betradar has officially launched live odds for League of Legends, developed in conjunction with esports data specialists DOJO Madness.  DOJO’s service has developed models based on the analysis of over 450,000 rounds...
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ESL UK launches its first certified esports computer

ESL UK, the UK division of tournament organiser and production company ESL, has revealed its very first branded computer, built alongside Intel, Currys PC World, and PC Specialist. The ESL Certified Esports...

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Clash Royale introduces open league, $1 million finals pool

Clash Royale developer Supercell has announced an open league, The Crown Championship, taking place throughout 2017. There will be several competitive seasons, starting with a...