Norwegian football club Vålerenga partners with BX3 for esports venture

One of Norway's biggest football clubs, Vålerenga Fotball AS, have entered esports via a joint venture with local esports team BX3. The new joint venture will be called Nordavind AS. Thanks to the arrangement...

Jordan Eastwood and Jordan Crompton – XIII Esports – Starting from the bottom

Back in 2015, Jordan Eastwood and Jordan Crompton were fed up with the lack of grassroots support for esports in the UK and decided they were going to do something about...

ELEAGUE Major introduces the New Challengers Stage beginning January 12th

ELEAGUE, the tournament and content brand from Turner and IMG has revealed the teams to compete in the ELEAGUE Major and also announced it will be the first to use newly-unveiled...
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Riot UK hires former Wargaming Head of Esports

Riot's UK office has a new member of the crew after the League of Legends developer announced that it has hired Mo Fadl, to 'drive and develop UK LoL esports'.  Fadl arrives...

€20,000 League of Legends tournament, Ireland’s EStars, headed to the 3Arena, Dublin

A new league is set to launch in Ireland come March 2018. The game to be played is League of Legends and the final will eventually be held at Dublin's 3Arena...

British Esports Association publishes esports age guide and benefits document

The British Esports Association has published an age guide for esports and a document outlining the benefits of esports. Both documents are to provide education to parents and help break the stigma...

Vainglory Worlds to be broadcast live on GINX Esports TV

Vainglory, the mobile esports multiplayer online battle arena ("MOBA") will have its World Championships broadcast live on GINX Esports TV.  The World Championships take place between the 13th and 17th of December...
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Justin M. Jacobson – Where do player representatives fit in in esports?

This is a guest post by New York based Justin M. Jacobson., Esq.  Transparency is vital and so let’s start with a full disclaimer. I'm an esports player representative, so this may...

Lagardère Sports to become exclusive marketing partner of H2K

Lagardère Sports has announced that a deal has been struck with another esports organisation, this time in the form of H2K. Following the sports marketing agency's market entry it has signed...

The ESI Super Forum will explore why over 175 sports clubs have entered esports

It’s safe to say that esports is no longer a well kept secret. The phenomenon that started with competitors playing through their sheer love for a game for a potential prize...

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ReDeYe will host Betradar’s Esports Invitational at ICE

Sports betting data supplier Betradar, a part of Sportradar, is making a major play to be crowned esports king at ICE Totally Gaming next...