Promotion, relegation and more in RLCS Season 4

The Rocket League Championship Series kicks off again in August and there are some notable changes which add yet more to the buzz of the Rocket League esports scene. Expansion is the...
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Ralf Reichert – ESL – Managing the world’s largest esports company

As Global President and CEO of ESL Ralf Reichert is, unsurprisingly, a busy man. He took the time to talk to Esports Insider on a variety of topics including official betting...

ESL One Cologne breaks company records for digital engagement

ESL has revealed that ESL One Cologne saw record-breaking digital engagement across all metrics. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8S6QGzm3GlU The event saw 30 million unique social media platform users generate 209 million impressions. Online and linear viewership...

The International 7 to be the largest esports event by prize pool in history

The International 7 has comfortably eclipsed the record for biggest prize pool in esports event history -- beating the record set by The International 6 last year. At the time of...
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Former NBA star Jared Jeffries appointed President of Echo Fox

Former NBA player Jared Jeffries has been appointed President of Echo Fox, the esports organisation. Jeffries will be responsible for Echo Fox operations, including player recruitment and team development.  The appointment has...
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Unibet announces special PGL stream & betting offers

PGL's hyped first CS:GO major begins this weekend and is set to last from July 16th to July 23rd. Apart from its $1 million prize pool, the Krakow Major also has...
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This week in esports: RFRSH, HellRaisers, Astralis and PUBG

It's been another busy week in esports with several different partnerships emerging. RFRSH has announced its first event -- a Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament to be held in Copenhagen. Additionally, HellRaisers...

GameCo announces licence agreement with BANDAI NAMCO

GameCo Inc., the company behind the Video Game Gambling Machine (VGM™), has announced that it has entered into a license agreement with BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc..  This will see the companies work...
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Esports – Are they sports and why does it matter? A lawyer’s perspective…

Sports or just games? And why does it matter? This is the second article in a series of guest posts by Nick Poggenklaas, who is a sports lawyer at Van Diepen Van...

Shadow.LoL launch provides new platform for professional team analytics

Esports data company DOJO Madness has today announced the launch of Shadow.LoL, a new software platform designed to provide cutting-edge analytics & data visualizations for professional teams of the game League of Legends. Led...