ICE meets Esports – The live betting battle

One would be forgiven for mistaking the pizzazz of ICE 2017 for the bright lights of Vegas. The sheer scale of the world's largest gambling exhibition is truly a sight to...

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...
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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...

Esport Talk – Marc ‘yAwS’ Förster – Show investors what esports feels like

Around ten years ago, before StarCraft 2 or League of Legends, WarCraft III was the gold standard of gaming outside Korea.  Not only was it a highly popular strategy game but it...

ESI Esports Gambling Report: Volume 3

In the third volume of the ESI Esports Gambling Report, we're delving into what we like to call the E-Sports brigade. It's a look across the rest of the gambling world; a glance...
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More than just Hearthstone – The $1.4bn digital collectible card game industry

Superdata released a report in January which assesses that the digital collectible card (CCG) game industry will bring in $1.4bn (£1.1bn) in revenue in 2017. Naturally the heavy hitter and tier one...
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The ESI ICE 2017 Esports Bucket List

Swim with dolphins? Climb Everest? Try that probably poisonous blowfish Homer eats in the Simpsons? All valid bucket list ideas, but our one is specifically catered to those attending ICE Totally...

Esport Talk – bLaDE on Heroes of the Storm’s potential

This week on Esport Talk blaDE of Team Expert talks Heroes of the Storm and why he believes it has vast potential.  The Blizzard MOBA title may not be as big as LoL...

Scrub League Weekly – Talking EVO 2017

This week Scrub League is turning up the hype meter for EVO. The world’s biggest fighting game tournament has announced a roster of eight games, including a special ninth spot that will...

This week in Esports: Ronaldo and Ronnie Screwvala invest, G FUEL secure ELEAGUE Arena...

Compared to previous weeks, it's been a somewhat quiet week in the often frenetic esports industry. Considering Brazilian football legend Ronaldo has invested this week, it goes to show just how crazy an...

Events

Esports & The Future of Sport at Salford University

The University of Salford Centre for Sports Business, in collaboration with The Digital Cluster (part of CARe) and World Gaming Executives, is hosting a free one-day symposium on the 2nd November...

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