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GiGse will explore the marriage of esports and gaming

Esports is set to play a big part at the 2017 edition of  GiGse (April 26 – 28, Marriott Marquis Marina, San Diego) with sessions looking at how the gambling sector...

Millennial Esports secure $2 million in investment

Millennial Esports, the company behind Las Vegas' first dedicated esports arena has announced that it has secured $2 million in investment.  The company has revealed that it has raised the $2 million...
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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...

ESI Esports Gambling Report: Volume 8

The Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017 group stages are done and dusted. Twelve of the finest Dota teams have competed in the last week to determine the first matches of the...

Unikrn add Rocket League to sportsbook offering

Unikrn announced late yesterday that they will be offering odds on Season 3 of the Rocket League Championship Series through their sportsbook. At Esports Insider we've made no secret of our love...

Richard Lewis makes public evidence of potential match fixing in semi-pro CS:GO

Top esports journalist Richard Lewis yesterday published new evidence of a potential match fixing scandal in semi-professional Counter-Strike: Global Offensive.  The information was first provided to Richard approximately two weeks and after some...

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...

UK Gambling Commission call for parents to be aware of unlicensed gambling

Yesterday the UK Gambling Commission ("UKGC") called on parents to be aware of the risk of underage and unlicensed gambling relating to video games and esports.  The warning follows the issue of...
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Norway will impose sanctions on skin betting operators

In the same week that the UKGC released a whitepaper on the same topic, it has been revealed that the Norwegian Gaming Authority (NGA) now official recognises skins betting as gambling. As such...

Esports betting firm Blinkpool receives $700,000 in funding

With the world and his dog having cottoned onto the opportunities that esports holds, there are sponsorships flying in left, right and centre right now. Blinkpool is looking to capitalise on those...

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How to build the stars of the future in esports

One of the most engaging panels at the LA Intel Buzz Workshop on Wednesday featured the CEOs of four major esports organisations discussing their...