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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...
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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...
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Nicecactus partners with AJE Group to host regional tournaments

Gaming tournament and training platform Nicecactus has announced it has joined forces with South American beverage company AJE Group. As a result, the platform will host a range of grassroots League of Legends tournaments that...
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T1 launches NFT partnership with Swappable

South Korean organisation T1 Entertainment & Sports has announced a partnership between T1's DOTA2 team and NFT marketplace, Swappable. Per an official post on the Swappable website, T1 fans will soon be...
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Evil Geniuses signs Bitcasino as latest partner

North American esports organisation Evil Geniuses (EG) announced a strategic partnership with Bitcoin-focused casino operator, Bitcasino. Per a release, EG's partnership with Bitcasino is the first of its kind in esports. As...

Team Liquid appoints president, FaZe partners with DC Comics | ESI Digest #59

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...

Cloud9 names Dusty exclusive 2021 Worlds partner

North American esports organisation Cloud9 has contracted Icelandic esports organisation Dusty as its exclusive partner for the 2021 League of Legends World Championship. As a result, Dusty will provide facilities, logistics and...
Riot Games confirms Reykjavik, Iceland to host League of Legends Worlds 2021, begins October 6th

Riot Games confirms League of Legends Worlds 2021 in Iceland, begins October 5th

Riot Games has officially announced that League of Legends World Championships 2021 will be held in Reykjavik, Iceland. Worlds 2021 will neither be a touring event nor host a live audience. Instead,...