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Schalke 04 has committed to its League of Legends team

In a live press conference on Twitch yesterday evening Schalke 04 Esports committed to its involvement with League of Legends.  There had been rumours flying around that the Bundesliga club was set...

Riot Games to open office in London

Riot Games, the company that develop leading esports game League of Legends, is opening a new UK office in London.  The publisher currently has an office in Dublin yet has not had an...

Playwire Media form partnership with Overwolf for piece of the esports pie

Playwire Media and Overwolf have recently announced a partnership that will see Playwire Media exclusively handle Overwolf's advertising inventory. Overwolf is a software platform for competitive gamers, designed to integrate apps into any...

RiftAnalyst will help League of Legends players up their game

Fluendo, a developer of video analysis software for the sports industry, has today announced its first steps into esports with the launch of RiftAnalyst.  RiftAnalyst is a tool aimed at helping League...
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What’s wrong with Team Liquid?

Whilst the recent decisions Team Liquid have announced as a response to their poor performance are encouraging, it’s concerning that a team with so much experience, money and talent finds itself in this...

Reports suggest that Galatasaray S.K. made £153,000 revenue from esports

Galatasaray S.K., one of the most renowned football clubs in Turkey reportedly made revenues of 700,000 TRY (£153,000) from its esports venture last year according to Dotesports. According to the above image,...
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Weldon Green – LeagueCoaching.gg – Coaching and mental resilience in esports

Last week esports data startup DOJO Madness announced the acquisition of LeagueCoaching.gg in a move to add a human coaching element to their existing offering. DOJO run the successful application LOLSUMO which leverages historic data...

Lagardère Sports becomes the exclusive marketing partner of Team ROCCAT

Lagardère Sports has expanded its presence in League of Legends by signing with European side Team ROCCAT.  Lagardère made its first move in esports by signing a partnership with Unicorns of Love back in...
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DOJO Madness acquire LeagueCoaching.gg to add human coaching layer to data-driven offering

DOJO Madness, an esports big data startup, have today announced the acquisition of LeagueCoaching.gg in a move to expand their data-driven offerings into the personal training market. The deal will see LeagueCoaching.gg...

Intel & ESL welcome 173,000 at largest esports event in history

The numbers are in and the numbers are historic. This year's IEM Katowice saw a record breaking 173,000 at the event over the two weekends.  A prize pool of $650,000 (£525,000) was...

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Thinking of entering esports? Learn to tread carefully

With the numbers being touted by the likes of Newzoo about the current worth, and growth trajectory, of the esports industry it’s unsurprising that...