Esport Talk – Team Liquid’s MaNa

This week on Esport Talk listeners were once again treated to some StarCraft gold. Grzegorz ‘MaNa’ Komincz rocked up in the studio to talk Team Liquid, dogs and Starcraft. The 23 year...

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...

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...

Beyond the Summit, Stunlock Studios and Twitch announce $10,000 Battlerite tournament

Stunlock Studios, Twitch and Beyond the Summit have combined to offer a Battlerite tournament with $10,000 (£8,000) up for grabs. The tournament, named Enter the Arena, is a product of Stunlock Studios...

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...

ECS Season 3 Qualifiers start this weekend

The qualifiers for the third season of the Esports Championship Series (ECS) will get underway on Saturday. The ECS is the first CS:GO league to 'offer players co-ownership and extensive collaboration in league...

Why academy teams are so important in the esports ecosystem

The South Korean esports organisation MVP Project have announced the creation of their brand new Academy team aimed at young players with the potential to make it big. This will be MVP's...
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The hindering blemish of work visas in esports

Esport athletes are not real athletes. This is not an opinion. This is a ruling held by multiple countries including the United States. We can argue this day and night but the...

Poland’s first esports business conference

The first esports business conference in Poland will be taking place on March 23rd in Warsaw. The aim of the eSPORTconf Poland is to help drive the industry in Europe with a specific focus...
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Toan Nguyen – JvM Sports – You need to tell a story

Jung von Matt is one of Germany’s most established ad agencies and, in our humble opinion, the most exciting. Via its JvM Sports arm it recently penned a deal to enter...

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New York City FC & Players’ Lounge announce FIFA competitions

Following in the baby steps of sister club Manchester City, NYCFC has teamed up with Players' Lounge to enter esports via FIFA. The east coast MLS...

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