Norwich City launches esports team, Immortals restructure backroom staff| ESI Digest #62

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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Healthy Gamer joins forces with Evil Geniuses Dota 2 roster

Mental health platform Healthy Gamer has joined forces with North American esports organisation Evil Geniuses to support its Dota 2 team. As a result, the platform's Co-founder and President, Dr. Alok Kanojia, will act...
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Bayes Esports: How to measure esports’ natural born killers

In this piece, Ben Steenhuisen, Senior Software Architect at Bayes Esports, details how Bayes analyses kills and deaths (KDR) inside the esports industry's top games, and how to add context. Data...
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Astralis purchases Tricked Esport NLC spot

Danish esports organisation Tricked Esport has announced the sale of its League of Legends NLC spot to fellow Nordic organisation Astralis. As a result, Astralis’s academy team will now compete in Division...

ESI London returns, Misfits raises $35m, Fnatic gets jersey sponsor | ESI Digest #61

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...

LG Electronics and Evil Geniuses launch collegiate Invitational

Multinational electronics company LG Electronics has expanded its partnership with North American esports organisation Evil Geniuses. As a result, the two entities will launch a two-part series called the Collegiate Showcase Series...
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We Are Nations teams up with Valve for Dota 2’s The International 10

Game publisher Valve has announced a partnership with esports merchandising company We Are Nations.  As a result of the deal, We Are Nations will deliver a full range of merchandise for Dota...
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Riot names Ryan Crosby President of Publishing

Riot Games announced that it has promoted Ryan Crosby to President of Publishing. Crosby joined Riot in January 2021 as Head of Global Entertainment Marketing and Consumer Products. In his new role,...

Delimobil named broadcast partner of Dota 2 Champions League Season 4

Russian car-sharing company Delimobil has become an official broadcast partner of the Dota 2 Champions League Season 4 (D2CL). As a part of the deal, Delimobil’s brand identity will be integrated into...
Nigma Galaxy

Team Nigma merges with Galaxy Racer to become Nigma Galaxy

Abu Dhabi-based esports organisation Team Nigma has merged with fellow MENA organisation Galaxy Racer. As a result of the merger, Team Nigma has been renamed Nigma Galaxy and will head up Galaxy...