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...
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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,...

Piqué’s eFootball.Pro plan global esports league with KONAMI

Esports company eFootball.Pro and the developer behind the Pro Evolution franchise, KONAMI, have reached an agreement to create an esports competition.  The press release stated that 'the league will be international and broadcasted all...

McLaren appoints Ben Payne as Director of Esports

During the climax of the World's Fastest Gamer series at its UK based technology centre, McLaren has announced that the company has appointed Ben Payne as Head of Esports.  Payne makes the...
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This week in esports: Dallas Fuel, compLexity, Blast Pro Series and Rocket League

A lot of the biggest news this week comes from Dallas, Texas. The two biggest stories are arguably the unveiling of the Dallas Fuel shirt sponsor ahead of the start of...

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Intel Extreme Masters Katowice Season 11 will span two weekends

Intel® Extreme Masters returns to Katowice, Poland, for the fifth year in a row with the 2017 World Championship, bringing the 11th season of...