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Superdata CEO on the Facebook and ESL deal

Following the Facebook and ESL streaming agreement that hit the news last week, we spoke to Superdata CEO and Co-Founder Joost van Dreunen to gather his thoughts on the matter. Superdata...

ESL reveal wide-ranging plans for live event streaming on Facebook

Many dubbed 2017 as the year that esports broadcasting rights would be propelled to the forefront of people's minds. ESL has already made moves in that regard, with ESL Pro League moving...

ESforce and PepsiCo join forces – energy drink Adrenaline Rush partners with Virtus.pro

ESforce has announced a partnership with PepsiCo which will specifically see energy drink brand Adrenaline Rush become a partner with one of ESForce's teams, Virtus.pro.  The news was posted on Cybersport.ru, and...

Team Liquid and Mobalytics join forces

Team Liquid has today announced a partnership with Mobalytics, a gaming analytics company. The companies will work together, aiming to further advance the role of analytics in professional League of Legends.  The...
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Esports BAR heads to Miami in September 2017

The second iteration of the Esports BAR is heading to the United States following the success of the first in Cannes, France last February.  Reed MIDEM, the Paris-based organiser of international B2B...

EDward Gaming join the ranks of the Patriots and FC Barcelona as the team...

Gillette has today revealed the brand's first ever global esports team partner, EDward Gaming ("EDG"). EDward Gaming, one of the top Chinese League of Legends teams in the world, join an...

BITKRAFT Esports Ventures makes first move and invests in Tier One Entertainment

BITKRAFT Esports Venture, the esports specific VC fund set up by Jens Hilgers last week made its first investment. The fund has chosen to invest in Tier One Entertainment, gaming and...
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Gfinity raises £6 million in an oversubscribed placing

Gfinity Plc announced late last week that it had raised £6,250,000 following an oversubscribed placing. The placing, conducted by Allenby Capital Limited, saw new and existing institutional and other investors of 31,250,000...
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Newzoo: 42% of Dota, League and CS:GO viewers don’t play the games

Research and analytics firm Newzoo has released its latest findings on esports, this time with a specific focus on the viewers and their habits in ten focal Western countries. These countries are:...

Eyes opened to esports at The Telegraph Business of Sport

The Telegraph Business of Sport event this year included a sizable band of esports folk. From Fnatic CEO Wouter Sleijffers to Twitch's Chris Mead and Ceirnan 'excoundrel' Lowe, the esports crowd was out...

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ESL and CD Projekt Red announce Gwent tournament

It seems the world of esports has a brand new participant. CD Projekt Red, the makers of critically acclaimed action role-playing game series The...