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Rick Fox’s Echo Fox confirm North American LCS franchise spot

Echo Fox, the esports organisation with roots in the FGC has confirmed it has secured one of ten North American League of Legends Championship Series ("NALCS") spots in the new permanent...

Immortals release statement confirming exclusion from the LCS

Immortals has confirmed that it will not feature in the LCS going forward having not been accepted into Riot Games' North American League Championship Series permanent partnership system.  When the news broke...

Esports Insider Careers Series – Isabel Davies – a legal perspective

Welcome to the first proper piece of the Esports Insider Careers Series. After I gave a brief introduction to my own personal background in what probably comes across as an extensive...
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League of Legends NA LCS team names revealed ahead of first franchised season

Three NBA teams were accepted into the newly-franchised North American League of Legends Championship Series league back in October. This week, the names for the incumbent NBA organisations have been revealed.  The...
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G2 Esports announce global partnership with Logitech G

G2 Esports have today announced a global partnership with Logitech G, the gaming brand of Logitech International. The deal, which was published on both G2's website and Logitech's own blog, will see the...
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Australia’s first Esports High Performance Centre launches at the Sydney Cricket Ground

Australia’s first “Esports High Performance Centre” has been launched at the Sydney Cricket Ground. The centre will play host to League of Legends Oceania champions LG Dire Wolves as well as...
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San Miguel enter esports via Team Heretics

As reported by Dexerto's Spanish arm, San Miguel has entered into a partnership with Team Heretics.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcHa8PAnTog This is huge news for Team Heretics and big news for esports generally as another major...

FNATIC become first esports brand to be shortlisted for ESA Award

FNATIC has been shortlisted in the 2017 European Sponsorship Association (“ESA”) Awards, under the “Rights Holder of the Year” category. In doing so, the esports organisation becomes the first esports brand...

MVPindex social media index shows FaZe Clan’s prowess

MVPindex, a company specialising in social media indexes across traditional sports and entertainment has revealed a new esports social media index. The wide-ranging index will track, measure and value the social...
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Bob Ruhland – Buffalo Wild Wings – A deal with Dignitas

Bob Ruhland is VP of Marketing for Buffalo Wild Wings. The restaurant chain, which started life in Ohio in 1982 and now boasts over 1,200 locations in the States and abroad,...

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Outlaws impress in CSGO and Mannequin Challenge

Outlaws, an esports team and academy launched in September by UltraPlay, has now won three gaming tournaments in a row.  After winning ESL Southeast European...