Epsilon eSports join the ECS Development League

It has been announced that Epsilon eSports have taken the place of Natus Vincere in the ECS CS:GO Developmental League.  This is due to Na'Vi being forced to pull out of the competition....

Steffen Thomsen – Danske Spil – The Danish esports betting scene

Following the International in early August of this year, for which the victorious team Wings Gaming came away with $9.1m (£7m) as a prize, esports betting experienced a notable surge. Steffen Thomsen,...

Thinking of entering esports? Learn to tread carefully

With the numbers being touted by the likes of Newzoo about the current worth, and growth trajectory, of the esports industry it’s unsurprising that every man and his dog are looking...

Sweetpatch TV will speak at the Esports 2016 Conference in London

Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. has announced that Sweetpatch TV will speak at the eSports 2016 Conference in London on September 23rd.  David Witts, the Owner of Sweetpatch TV, will be on a panel...

Will PSG be the next football club in esports?

French sports daily L’Equipe has reported that Paris Saint-Germain Football Club appear to be set to invest in esports.  The article stated that the Ligue 1 champions are in talks with French esports team...

The long road to legitimisation in esports betting

Improving integrity standards across esports is of absolute importance for its continued growth and move into the mainstream. James Watson, Sportradar With the majority of tournaments played out online and with the numerous...

Formula E, Las Vegas and the $1 million prize pool

Formula E has revealed further exciting details about its esports race in Las Vegas which'll see drivers fight it out for a prize fund of $1 million (£753,000). As part of the Sports Business Innovation...

Chris Kamara tries his hand at CoDcasting

What's Chris Kamara doing shoutcasting for Call of Duty? I'm sure he doesn't know, Jeff. The footballer turned everyone's favourite Sky Sports presenter turned shampoo model has now added esports shoutcaster to his CV. Kammy tried...

Newzoo ups its esports revenue estimates for 2016

  Newzoo has released its latest quarterly update of its assessment of the esports industry, the 'Global Esports Market Report'. Here are the key takeaways:- Esports revenues for 2016 will grow toward $493...

Moritz Maurer – Betgenius – Desktop vs mobile

Moritz Maurer is the Head of Esports at Betgenius. Ahead of Betting on Sports 2016 (#bettingonsports), at which there’ll be four esports focused panels in total and one of which Moritz will be...