X7 Esports acquires Bulldog Esports 

Isle of Man-based organisation X7 Esports has acquired British esports organisation Bulldog Esports.  As a result of the acquisition, the organisation has named Bulldog Esports's Founder Antony Newton as its new Director of...

Piqué and Ibai acquire Superliga spot, FaZe Clan and OpTic announce collaboration | ESI...

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...

Challengermode joins forces with Super Girl Gamer Series

Swedish esports platform Challengermode has announced a partnership with the Super Girl Gamer Series.  The deal will see both parties hosting tournaments across a range of esports titles, including  League of Legends,...
LPL Tiffany and Co. Silver Dragon Cup

LPL unveils Tiffany and Co. crafted 2021 Summer Final Trophy

The Chinese League of Legends Pro League (LPL) has unveiled the new Silver Dragon Cup, a trophy created by jewellery brand Tiffany and Co. in celebration of the 10th anniversary for...
LPL rebrand

LPL partners with DesignStudio, unveils visual rebrand

The Chinese League of Legends Pro League (LPL) has unveiled a visual rebrand before the 2021 LPL Summer Finals. The league partnered with London-based branding agency DesignStudio for the redesign. The firm...

Kosmos and Piqué partner with Ibai to purchase Astralis Superliga spot

European esports organisation Astralis has sold its Spanish academy team Astralis Stormbringers to sports and entertainment company Kosmos. As part of the purchase, Twitch streamer Ibai Llanos has teamed up with the...

European Masters reveals Amazon partnership

Riot Games‘ League of Legends European Masters competition has announced e-commerce company Amazon as its naming partner for the Summer 2021 event and the 2022 season. As a part of the deal,...

LoL World Championships moves to Europe, Bybit secures esports partners | ESI Digest #57

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...
T1 x Razer

T1 unveils partnership with Razer

South Korean organisation T1 Entertainment & Sports has announced a strategic partnership with gaming peripherals brand Razer. As part of the deal, T1 League of Legends player Lee 'Faker' Sang-hyeok will design and develop a range...
Wild Rift Origin Series Championship

Wild Rift Origin Series Championship to be held in Stockholm

Riot Games has revealed that the first League of Legends: Wild Rift Origin Series Championship will be held in Stockholm, Sweden with a €300,000 (~£257,000) prize pool. The mobile esports Championship will...