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How Galaxy Racer’s South Asia expansion is shaping up

Esports organisation Galaxy Racer (GXR) has recently taken up considerable interest in further expansion into the Asian market, and we are witnessing a rapid growth of the Dubai-based esports organisation. After...
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Galaxy Racer to invest $10m into Malaysia’s esports ecosystem

Dubai-based esports, gaming and lifestyle organisation Galaxy Racer has announced a projected investment of around $10m (£7.28m) into the Malaysian esports ecosystem. Galaxy Racer plans to invest in esports competitions and events...

“Esports 2.0”: Discussing ESL Gaming’s mobile esports ambitions

In 2021, esports expanded. Viewership figures continued to rise, and esports entities diversified across the sector in order to maximise potential. This led to a rise in cryptocurrency partnerships, metaverse conversations and...

DRX acquires esports organisation Vision Strikers

South Korean esports company DRX Corp. has announced the acquisition of eDreamWork Korea, the parent company of esports organisation Vision Strikers.  According to a release, Vision Strikers' brand is expected to merge...
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Team Vitality announces €50m talent investment alongside CS:GO announcement

French esports organisation Team Vitality has announced a talent-focused €50m (~£41.8m) investment from esports venture fund Rewired.gg. The investment, which is expected to help develop 'European super teams', will be distributed throughout...
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The Dotted Line: Top esports sponsorships & commercial deals of 2021

Commercial deals underpin the esports industry; sponsorship is our bread and butter. For many companies in the sector, after all is said and done, commercial sponsorships are what define the bottom...

Heat Map: Hottest esports business trends of 2021

We all thought we’d get to physical events this year. The idea, the hope, helped us hold it together after the break-the-mold-type-year that was 2020. And while the esports industry accepted...

Angels and Unicorns: Top esports investments, mergers and acquisitions of 2021

The best way to paint a picture of an industry is to use numbers. For years, almost all mentions of the esports industry in mainstream media revolved around big prize pools...
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Oxygen acquires CoD League slot, Gen.G appoints Arnold Hur CEO | ESI Digest #73

Each week, ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest...
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Guild Esports begins trading on OTCQB Venture Market

David Beckham-owned esports organisation Guild Esports has announced that it is now officially trading in the US through the OTCQB Venture Market. As per the release, Guild Esports will be traded under...