Twitch 2016 retrospective: 292 billion minutes viewed

If there's an award for best presentation of stats, Twitch wins hands down.  The Amazon owned firm turned its 2016 retrospective into a game of sorts in which users take a journey...
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Plays.tv raises $15m via Jeremy Lin, the 49ers and more

Plays.tv has raised $15 million (£12m) in Series A funding with some famous names involved in the financing.  Plays.tv, which was founded by esports icon Dennis Fong, is 'a platform for players to...
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Now GINX TV is heading to Canada via Super Channel

GINX TV gets around. Shortly after announcing a partnership to enter Israel, the London based firm has revealed that it's heading to Canada after establishing a partnership with Super Channel.  GINX Esports...

ICE meets Esports – The live betting battle

One would be forgiven for mistaking the pizzazz of ICE 2017 for the bright lights of Vegas. The sheer scale of the world's largest gambling exhibition is truly a sight to...
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GINX Esports TV enters Israel

GINX Esports TV has entered Israel via a partnership with Partner's 4GTV app. GINX will also be available on Partner's TV service which is expected to launch within the coming months.  Michiel...

Newzoo: Esports revenues will hit $1.48bn by 2020

Newzoo's latest esports report makes for more positive reading for those in and around the industry. Revenue expectations for 2017 are at $696m, up from $493m in 2016. A substantial amount of...

DingIt TV evolves into Level Up Media

DingIt.tv launched back in 2015 and since then has developed as a platform for over 25 million monthly users, thousands of content creators and a hub for brands and advertisers wanting to...

AS Roma partner with Fnatic to enter esports via FIFA

Italian Serie A football team, AS Roma, announced today, 14th February, that they have entered esports. Roma enter esports in a similar vein to how a lot of other European football...
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Nazara Games announces esports league & $20m investment for India

Mobile game publishing company Nazara Games has today announced the launch of an esports league in India. Nazara Games plans to invest approximately $20m (£16m) to develop the Indian esports ecosystem over the...

Strongbow Investments provide $22million estate gaming house to team M19

Strongbow Investments, a portfolio assets investment group, have sponsored LCL League of Legends team M19 (previously Albus Nox Luna) for an undisclosed amount and provided a new estate gaming house, valued at $22,000,000 (~£17.5m). According to reports...

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EVO Championship Series 2017 dates and venue announced

The Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas will play host to the world's biggest fighting game tournament, EVO between 14-16 July 2017.  The competition returns...

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