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This week in Esports: Washington, gambling regulation and broadcast rights

It's been another busy week in esports as 2017 continues to shape up as the year where the battle for broadcasting rights looks set to really heat up. The latest deal...

ESI Esports Gambling Report: Volume 7

Whilst the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive calendar has been jam-packed with top class action, the Dota 2 scene has been fairly quiet. Teams have been competing for places at huge upcoming tournaments...

leAD Accelerator – Adi Dassler would have supported esports

News broke last week that the grandchildren of the sportswear legend Adi Dassler, the man behind Adidas, have banded together for the Legacy of Adi Dassler (leAD) Accelerator.  This is a chance...
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Chester King – British Esports Association – Developing future champions

Chester King is the Founder and Acting CEO of the British Esports Association. The organisation has been around for over a year now and, more recently, recruited an advisory board which...
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Twitter, ESL & DreamHack – What does the deal mean for mobile esports?

People talk (*argue) about esports on Twitter everyday so why can’t you watch it on there? The platform’s new move will see to this obvious opportunity with arrangements for ESL and...

Duncan McMonagle – DBLTAP – The esports content curators

Minute Media’s sports content model is centered on allowing fans to have their say. 90min for football and 12up for US sports are two sites that, in a short time, have...
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Esport Talk – Are Ad Finem entering CS:GO?

Are Ad Finem entering CS:GO?  Valve'a MOBA Dota 2 is one of the amongst the most famous esports titles in the world and, for the very best teams, it's the most lucrative...

Tabitha Lyons – Artyfakes – Streaming, cosplay and prop making

Esports events are now a far-cry from what they once were. Gone are the days where you’d find a hundred avid gamers cooped up in a dark room with PCs and...

Gary Kleinman – WHAM Network – Creating a 24/7 OTT Esports channel

Cinedigm and The WHAM Network Inc announced earlier this month that "The WHAM Network" is set to be a 24/7 streaming channel centered around esports and gaming.   Cinedigm is a North American company headquartered...

This week in Esports: Lyon go to China, Gfinity reveal plans and plenty more

It's almost becoming cliche to announce that it has been yet another frantic week in the esports industry. We would be lying if we said otherwise, though.  French club Lyon have announced...

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Official Talent Lineup for Overwatch MGA 2016 now confirmed

For the first time in the history of MSI’s annual international esports tournament, the Masters Gaming Arena (MGA) Championship will hold its Grand Finals...