Kansas City Esports Coalition formed

Kansas City Esports Coalition formed by sports commission

The Kansas City Sports Commission has formed an esports coalition to bolster the esports activity in the Greater Kansas area. The Kansas City Esports Coalition (KCEC) will attempt to increase awareness of esports in the...
Simplicity Esports sets sights on NYSE American public offering

Simplicity Esports sets sights on NYSE American public offering

Simplicity Esports and Gaming Company has filed for a proposed public offering of its shares and warrants on the NYSE American. Simplicity Esports will also apply to uplist from the OTCQB tier of the...
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This week in Chinese esports: Kappa, Guangzhou

Each week, Esports Insider brings together the biggest headlines from the esports industry in China. This week in Chinese esports saw Royal Never Give Up release its Kappa jersey, NEST reveal its...
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This week in Chinese esports: HUYA, DPL-CDA

Each week, Esports Insider brings together the biggest headlines from the esports industry in China. This week in Chinese esports saw Tencent exercise the option to become the largest shareholder in HUYA,...
Japan Government Esports Plans

Japanese government devises plan for esports expansion

The Government of Japan has announced plans to boost the economy through a major esports expansion, according to The Japan Times. The government is set to team up with the private sector...
Four new nations join International Esports Federation

Four more nations join International Esports Federation

The International Esports Federation (IESF) has announced that four more nations have joined as members: Colombia, Kazakhstan, Turkey, and Ukraine. The International Esports Federation, a South Korean-based non-profit organisation, was established in 2008....
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International Esports Federation enters agreement with Asian Electronic Sports Federation

The International Esports Federation (IESF) and the Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the objective of further promoting esports. Signed on March 31st, ISEF recognises and acknowledges the AESF as...
New Zealand Esports Federation

New Zealand Esports Federation named national sporting organisation for esports

After assessment undertaken by Sport New Zealand, the New Zealand Esports Federation (NZESF) has been named the national sporting organisation for esports in New Zealand. Having just completed a four-year process, New Zealand is said...
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Germany introduces dedicated visa for esports

Germany has introduced a dedicated visa that accommodates esports athletes from outside of the European Union. Though the visa has been approved by the German Federal Government and the States, it won't...
Mobile esports contract piece

Player contract illustrates unfair and unethical conditions

A contract obtained by Esports Insider illustrates poor and unethical working conditions that esports players may be subjected to. The contract in question is between a North American organisation and a mobile...