Razer invests $3.3m in Esports Mogul

Gaming peripheral company Razer recently led a $4.4m (£3.3m) round of investments contributing $3.3m (£2.5m) itself for Australian-based company Esports Mogul making it a significant shareholder in the company. Other investors in the...
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Critical Force raises $6.3 million in funding

Critical Force, the Finnish developer behind hit mobile FPS Critical Ops has raised $6.3m(£4.7m) in funding from a Finish public grant organisation, Business Finland. Critical Force will use the funding to 'scale their game...
Cloud9 OMEN by HP

Cloud9 reveals OMEN by HP as latest partner

Cloud9 has entered another new partnership, coinciding with the unveiling of its new, redesigned jersey. The North American organisation has partnered with OMEN by HP, the gaming PC and peripheral giant. Just last...

Mercedes-Benz sponsor LPL side Royal Never Give Up

Royal Never Give Up (RNG) has announced via their Weibo that they have entered into a sponsorship agreement with German car manufacturer, Mercedes-Benz. https://twitter.com/Marco_YS35/status/1008287729979801600 The deal was shared on Twitter by @Marco_YS35 The deal...

Counter Logic Gaming partners with Spectrum

Counter Logic Gaming (CLG), has announced a new partnership with the high-speed internet provider, Spectrum. As part of the deal, Spectrum will outfit the CLG performance centre with dedicated Fiber Optic Internet...
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Presteigne Broadcast Hire partners with UK Esports Awards

The UK Esports Awards has announced another sponsor has come onboard for the first iteration of the awards, Presteigne Broadcast Hire joins the likes of AOC, Overclockers UK and G FUEL...
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Evolved Talent Agency enters joint venture with ICM Partners

Evolved Talent Agency, an agency that specialises in representing esports players and content creators, has partnered with ICM Partners, a talent agency that typically deals in television, movies, concerts, and production arts. Entering...
Cloud9 Red Bull

Cloud9 welcomes Red Bull back as major sponsor

Cloud9 has brought on world famous energy drinks brand Red Bull as a major sponsor, making it the organisation's official energy drink sponsor. As part of this deal, Red Bull's logo will...
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This week in esports: Fortnite World Cup, Sephora, Ninjas in Pyjamas, OPSkins

As always, we've summed this week in esports up for you - we know it's hard to keep in the loop with absolutely everything! This past week has seen some huge...

The Nationals franchised league announced for the Philippines

A new franchised esports league is set to launch in the Philippines, with six telecommunications and TV industry partners coming together. Titled The Nationals, the league will launch in early 2019. The league...

Events

ESI & SpecialEffect Tekken Showdown

We at Esports Insider are happy to announce that we will be hosting a Tekken tournament alongside UK charity SpecialEffect at the ESI Super...