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Orlando John – Signing NiP, Olofmeister, Rekkles & co is just the beginning

What do Wyclef Jean, Rekkles and Robert Davi have in common? They’re all signed up for representation with the Orlando John agency. The Stockholm based company recently made its first move...
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Saad Sarwar – Level99 – The virtues of constructive criticism

Saad Sarwar is one of the creative minds behind Level99. This is the company responsible for the H2K and G2 Esports rebrands, co-founders of the OG DOTA2 team and contributors to...
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Pedro Silva – Qwatti Esports Agency – Showing football clubs the light

More and more football clubs across the globe are looking to esports as a way to boost engagement with younger fans and cement their brand’s longevity.  The issue is that clubs run...
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Simon Seefeldt – ChallengeMe.GG – 2.5 million matches and counting..

Following ChallengeMe’s acquisition of Esports Hero, and a $4.9m investment from Esports Mogul we saw it fitting to have a sitdown with ChallengeMe.GG CEO Simon Seefeldt.  To date the platform has offered...

Jacob Rapoport – RumbleMonkey – Real money, no hassle

RumbleMonkey allows you to play head to head at Hearthstone for real money and with the knowledge that that money is being securely stored by a third party.  The company has plans...

Cloud9’s gabevizzle on why other mobile titles should emulate Vainglory

Gabe "gabevizzle" Villarin plays Vainglory for Cloud9. It has become the flagship mobile esports title, and in a year that promises to see the emergence of more such mobile titles...
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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...

Josh Watson – Psyonix – Building Rocket League

The stage is set for Rocket League to take off in a big way this year. San Diego based developer Psyonix has pledged a sum of $2.5m into developing the title as...
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Luis ‘Deilor’ Sevilla – Shortcut.gg – Rethinking the keyboard

After the video introduction of Shortcut, a new take on the gaming keyboard, from former Fnatic LoL man Luis ‘Deilor’ Sevilla we jumped at the chance to have a chat about...

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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Matthieu Dallon – Webedia Group – Little by little

Matthieu Dallon is one of the key players in European esports. He's been the CEO of Toornament, the Founder of ESWC and the President...