Rensga Esports

Rensga Esports secures Series A funding from Componente

Brazilian esports organisation Rensga Esports has secured undisclosed Series A funding from investment group Componente. The funding injection comes following Rensga Esports securing a spot in the newly franchised Brazilian League of Legends...
ESI Digest 14

DreamHack Sports Games’ new CEO, Deficio joins Misfits | ESI Digest #14

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 is available...
Prime League Shikenso Analytics

Shikenso Analytics to analyse Freaks 4U Gaming’s Prime League

Marketing agency and production company Freaks 4U Gaming has partnered with data analytics firm Shikenso Analytics to analyse marketing and sponsorship material for Riot Games' German Regional League, Prime League. The partnership aims to work with...
Deficio Misfits Gaming Europe

Martin ‘Deficio’ Lynge joins Misfits Gaming Europe as Director

North American organisation Misfits Gaming Group (MGG) has announced that Martin 'Deficio' Lynge has joined the organisation. Lynge has been appointed Director of Misfits Gaming Europe and will oversee all of the organisation's activities in the...
Jake Spawn Tiberi

ORDER Co-founder Jake ‘Spawn’ Tiberi resigns

Professional League of Legends commentator and analyst Jake 'Spawn' Tiberi has resigned from his role as Co-founder of Australian esports organisation ORDER. The decision comes following Riot Games' decision to scuttle the Oceanic Pro League (OPL) last week. RELATED: Riot...
FACEIT announces suite of collegiate esports offerings

FACEIT announces suite of collegiate esports offerings

Tournament organiser FACEIT has revealed its first set of collegiate esports offerings, slated to arrive as early as next month. The collegiate event suite, headlined by a combined $55,000 (£42,259.52) prize pool,...
ESI Digest 13 Cover

IBM enters esports, Team Vitality opens facility in Stade de France | ESI Digest...

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 is available...

CR4ZY releases all esports teams citing COVID-19

Croatian esports organisation CR4ZY has terminated contracts with all of its teams in order to "prepare for 2021." Contracts were terminated effective September 30th, 2020. CR4ZY says this will allow the organisation to survive...
Oceanic Pro League EPOS Partnership

Riot Games dissolves Oceanic Pro League

Riot Games has announced that the Australia and New Zealand-based League of Legends pro-league, the Oceanic Pro League (OPL), will cease operation immediately. Riot's Sydney office will also close and players in the OCE...
Riot Games CBLoL Long-Term Partnerships

Riot Games announces teams for CBLoL long-term partnership model

Riot Games has unveiled the 10 chosen teams for its Brazilian League of Legends competition, Campeonato Brasileiro de League of Legends (CBLoL). The league has adopted a long-term partnership model, as seen in...