Miami Heat become the latest NBA team in esports

Miami Heat have invested in European esports organisation Misfits to become the latest in an onslaught of NBA teams, players and personalities into the space.  Misfits, who currently maintain rosters in League...

Team Vitality sign one-year deal with Adidas

French organisation Team Vitality has announced that it's secured a one-year deal with Adidas France. The organisation holds teams in the EU LCS (League of Legends), Overwatch, Call of Duty, FIFA, Halo and Rainbow Six: Siege. The...

Detroit Renegades get energised with a new sponsor

Energy drinks and esports go together like eggs and bacon so news that the latest team sponsor is 5 Hour Energy will come as no surprise.  The American company has signed a...

SK Gaming team up with Visa

In the biggest announcement of the week and year to date SK Gaming has announced that it has joined forces with Visa with the company becoming its Official Payment Partner.  Managing Director...

The first dedicated esports law firm has launched

ESG Law, the world's first dedicated esports law firm, has been launched by Bryce Blum.  The ESG stands for Electronic Sports and Gaming. On the 'About' section it states 'ESG Law represents...
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Dell becomes ELEAGUE Official Hardware Provider and sponsor

ELEAGUE has got another big name sponsor on board in the form of Dell, which has also signed up to be the competition's 'Official Hardware Provider' powered by Alienware.  From the next...
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How do you find a job in esports?

Despite the industry’s expansion throughout 2016 it remains a challenge to find a job in esports. This is slowly but surely beginning to change however, and in addition to more jobs...

Evil Geniuses drop Starcraft II and shake-up their FGC roster

North American organisation Evil Geniuses started 2017 emphatically, with a video released on Twitter by Dota 2 captain turned CEO Peter "PPD" Dager announcing a few of their plans for the upcoming year mainly...
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ESforce Holding and Borewik announce a money refund program for CSGOLounge & DOTA2Lounge users

Tis the season to return your unwanted Christmas gifts and claim your refunds, and in the spirit of the holidays ESforce Holding and Robert Borewik have announced a refund program for CSGOLounge and...

Superdata Research – Esports by numbers in 2016

Superdata Research’s ‘2016 A Year in Review: Digital Games and Interactive Media’ included an encouraging look at esports, its growth over the past 12 months and its projections for the next...

Events

Ukraine’s first esports business conference

On February 22, 2017 international events company Smile-Expo will hold Ukraine's first esports industry conference in the capital of Kiev – eSPORTconf UAH.  Globally, Na'Vi (short for...

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