Florida Southern College joins NACE and launches esports program

Florida Southern College ("FSC") has become the latest United States based institution to join the National Association of Collegiate Esports ("NACE").  NACE serves as the governing body for the world of esports...

Vorsprung durch Astralis (noch einmal) as Audi pen permanent jersey deal

Following an initial "pilot case" shirt sponsorship in January, Astralis and Audi are back together: this time with a permanent deal.  The deal in January was a three month pilot case which...
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Golden State Warriors unveil Hunter Leigh as head of esports

The Golden State Warriors esports arm has named Hunter Leigh as its head of esports.  It comes after the NBA Championship team were confirmed as an partner in Riot Games' new North...
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Rick Fox’s Echo Fox confirm North American LCS franchise spot

Echo Fox, the esports organisation with roots in the FGC has confirmed it has secured one of ten North American League of Legends Championship Series ("NALCS") spots in the new permanent...

Immortals release statement confirming exclusion from the LCS

Immortals has confirmed that it will not feature in the LCS going forward having not been accepted into Riot Games' North American League Championship Series permanent partnership system.  When the news broke...
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This week in esports: G2, Overwatch League, Esports Industry Awards and Piqué

Whilst there's no such thing as a quiet week in esports, this week was probably as mute as they come. With a lot of the big hitters in esports over in...

Esports Insider Careers Series – Isabel Davies – a legal perspective

Welcome to the first proper piece of the Esports Insider Careers Series. After I gave a brief introduction to my own personal background in what probably comes across as an extensive...
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League of Legends NA LCS team names revealed ahead of first franchised season

Three NBA teams were accepted into the newly-franchised North American League of Legends Championship Series league back in October. This week, the names for the incumbent NBA organisations have been revealed.  The...

bet365 to offer in-play betting and streaming for PUBG at IEM Oakland

We wrote earlier this week about how bet365 were again leading the way in the esports gambling world. In our ESI Gambling Report we praised the depth of markets available on the...
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G2 Esports announce global partnership with Logitech G

G2 Esports have today announced a global partnership with Logitech G, the gaming brand of Logitech International. The deal, which was published on both G2's website and Logitech's own blog, will see the...

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New Call of Duty World League season to commence in Vegas

The new season of the Call of Duty World League, featuring Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, will get underway with the first live event...