New Jersey’s betting legislation includes esports ban

It's been barely one month since the Supreme Court overturned the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act outlawing sports betting nationwide. Since then, state lawmakers have begun discussions of implementing their...

Valve orders OPSkins to cease and desist CS:GO skin trading

Steam developer, Valve has released a statement that it has issued a cease and desist order to popular CS:GO skin buy, sell, trade platform - OPSkins. In 2011 Steam added a feature for all games...

ESI Gambling Report: ECS Season 5 Finals Preview

Eight of the best Counter Strike teams will venture to London this weekend to participate in the Esports Championship Series Season 5 Finals at the SSE Arena Wembley. The teams are...
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Esports betting site SickOdds partners with Seven Star Digital

SickOdds, an esports betting company, has partnered with a customer acquisition company that deals specifically in the gaming industry, Seven Star Digital. The deal with see Seven Star Digital provide SickOdds with...
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How Rivalry.gg is “making betting more fun” for users

Disclaimer: This is a part of a sponsored content series with Rivalry.gg One of the newest bookmakers to be attracting attention in the esports gambling space is Rivalry.gg. The bookmaker soft launched...

ESI Gambling Report: Betting on battle royale

Last-man-standing or battle royale games are the latest trend in the gaming world, and the rise has been explosive, to say the least. Another emerging sector - growing exponentially faster following the...

ESI Gambling Report: ESL One Birmingham Preview

The United Kingdom is gearing up for their first ever taste of a Dota 2 major as ESL One Birmingham commences this weekend, the first Dota major to be held on...
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PVP.ME integrates blockchain-based payment platform Nano

Note: A previous edition of this detailed that this was a partnership agreement between the two companies.  In fact PVP.me has integrated Nano technology. PVP.ME, the person-to-person betting exchange, has announced that...
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Mr Green and Gamingzone Entertainment establish joint esports focused venture

Mr Green and Gamingzone Entertainment have established a joint venture to 'create a new community for esports fans with focus on entertainment, news and gaming possibilities'.  Mr Green runs a number of online...

ESI Gambling Report: What the end of PASPA means for esports in the US

On Monday, the Supreme Court came to a landmark decision to repeal the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), which forbid states from sanctioning sports gambling. The announcement detailing a...

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Ukie whitepaper analysis: The UK can be an esports powerhouse

On November 28th a packed Gfinity Arena in Fulham, London witnessed the launch of the Ukie's esports whitepaper. The venue was filled with people...