Millennial Esports brings $10,000 Madden Tournament to Las Vegas

Millennial Esports Corporation has announced it will be running a free to enter Madden NFL tournament this weekend with a $10,000 (£7,995) prize up for grabs.  The event will be hosted at Millennial...

Ad Finem join the PENTA family

PENTA Sports yesterday announced that it has acquired the Ad Finem organisation.  PENTA Sports is a German organisation that has teams competing in Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Crossfire, FIFA, Hearthstone, Rainbox Six, H1Z1 and Rocket...
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Copenhagen Flames renew partnership with Elgiganten

Copenhagen Flames yesterday announced that it has renewed its partnership with Elgiganten, the largest consumer electronics retailer in the Nordic countries. Copenhagen Flames are relative newcomers to the esports scene yet have made massive strides...
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Deutsche Fußball Liga tender esports rights

It was announced on Monday that the Deutsche Fußball Liga ("DFL") will tender for "interactive entertainment products" for both the Bundesliga and the Bundesliga 2.  The press release reads that the leagues will issue...
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DOJO Madness acquire LeagueCoaching.gg to add human coaching layer to data-driven offering

DOJO Madness, an esports big data startup, have today announced the acquisition of LeagueCoaching.gg in a move to expand their data-driven offerings into the personal training market. The deal will see LeagueCoaching.gg...
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Mediavision report suggests viewing on esports and gaming at all time high in Sweden

Mediavision have released their "esports and gaming 2016/17" report suggesting almost 400,000 Swedes consume esports and/or gaming content daily.  The analysis comments that the aforementioned figures make esports and gaming considerably more popular...

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...
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Overwatch (somehow) wins SXSW Esports Game of the Year award

Overwatch was crowned Esports Game of the Year at the SXSW Conference Gaming Awards on Saturday night. The nominees for the category were as follows: Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare; Gears of War...

Fnatic to expand presence in Asia following partnership with B.O.O.T

Late last week esports juggernaut Fnatic announced a strategic partnership with Chinese esports agency B.O.O.T as they aim to expand their presence in Asia. The partnership means that B.O.O.T will manage the distribution of Fnatic...
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This week in Esports: Washington, gambling regulation and broadcast rights

It's been another busy week in esports as 2017 continues to shape up as the year where the battle for broadcasting rights looks set to really heat up. The latest deal...

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Meltdown team up with HTC to bring VR to bars with...

A partnership has been signed between HTC and esports bar franchise Meltdown which will see bar patrons given the opportunity to try out and compete against...