Rotherham United

Rotherham United Esports to open up Esports School

Rotherham United Esports has been awarded a grant from the National Lottery Awards For All charity initiative to open an 'Esports School'. The initiative is aimed at tackling physical and mental-health problems...

Team Vitality names Philips Monitors as FIFA partner

French esports organisation Team Vitality has announced a new partnership with electronics manufacturer Philips Monitors.   The deal will see the organisation’s FIFA team play exclusively on monitors from the Philips Momentum line....

Ninjas in Pyjamas unveils rebranding, CEO discusses new visual identity

Swedish esports organisation Ninjas in Pyjamas (NiP) has unveiled a new visual identity for the team as part of an official rebranding. According to a press release, the rebranding was ‘crucial to the...

Betway renews sponsorship deal with MIBR

Gambling firm Betway and Brazilian esports organisation MIBR have announced the extension of their sponsorship deal for 2021. The renewal marks the fourth year in a row that Betway has partnered with...

LVM Versicherung named LEC national partner

German insurance company LVM Versicherung has partnered with the League of Legends European Championship (LEC) to become a national partner of its regional broadcast.  As a result of the partnership, which was...

BLAST Premier victors Na’Vi receive limited-edition $3,000 TW Steel watches 

BLAST Premier Global Final winners Natus Vincere will receive a ‘one-off’ CS:GO-inspired watch from TW Steel to celebrate the team’s achievement. The watch, valued at $3,000, was created prior to the finals...

ESL partners with Blizzard to operate Hearthstone esports

Tournament organiser ESL Gaming has partnered with Blizzard Entertainment to create and operate Hearthstone's esports ecosystem for the next two years.  RELATED: ESL renews Mastercard NLC partnership The deal will see all of Hearthstone's major...
GoodGamer

The rise of fantasy esports and real-money gaming in India

Indian esports has seen some impactful developments in the past year, from the banning of PUBG Mobile to the release of VALORANT. However, one major change that has gone under the...
FIFA talent recruitment

Revolution Esports partners with SAF Global Gaming to develop FIFA esports talent

Tournament organiser Revolution Esports & Gaming has announced a multi-year partnership with FIFA community SAF Global Gaming to help develop FIFA esports talent. The exclusive three-year deal will have Revolution Esports share its facilities,...

VSPN raises $60m, KitKat named LEC main sponsor | ESI Digest #26

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...