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8bit Co-owner Lokesh ‘Goldy’ Jain: Building a sustainable model in India

2020 saw India become a greater part of the global esports conversation. The country’s flourishing PUBG Mobile ecosystem laid the foundation of a sustainable community in the country, attracting foreign and local...
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Samsung partners with Twitch Rivals to promote mobile capabilities

Global electronics manufacturer Samsung has partnered with Twitch for its ongoing Twitch Rivals North America event. As part of the deal, Samsung's Galaxy device will be the exclusive mobile device partner of the...

Flamengo Esports agrees Free Fire partnership with TRT Gaming

Simplicity Esports-operated Brazilian organisation Flamengo Esports has announced it will remain in Free Fire's professional ecosystem after signing TRT Gaming as its new partner.  Flamengo Esports' deal with TRT Gaming is expected to last...
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Riot Games unveils 2021 LoL Worlds host city, discusses Wild Rift esports

Riot Games has unveiled that Shenzen, China will be the host city for League of Legends' 2021 World Championship Finals. RELATED: Riot Games reveals key LCK 2021 format changes The coronavirus pandemic put a halt to...
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Value in Western esports: The importance of League and CS:GO

When we discuss value in the Western esports industry, what are we usually referring to? And where is it found? Industry valuations are not the concern of this discussion; some believe the...

LCK unveils rebranding, BBC announces Rocket League broadcast | ESI Digest # 24

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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Moonton unveils partners for M2 World Championship

Chinese video game developer Moonton has announced a number of partners for Mobile Legends: Bang Bang's 2021 M2 World Championship. The tournament, starting on January 18th, is being held offline behind closed doors in Singapore. RELATED:...

Gamerpro: Creating new revenue streams for the mobile gaming industry

When it comes to an 'esports experience', the mobile gaming market already offers far more than one might expect. It’s a part of the industry that has seen unprecedented growth over the...

Team Vitality: Going all-in on its Indian expansion

Despite a turbulent 12 months for esports in India, the opportunities created by the region's expanding mobile gaming market has opened the doors to a host of new and exciting opportunities...
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Tier One Entertainment partners with Smart Communications

Esports talent agency Tier One Entertainment and telecommunications giant Smart Communications, Inc last week announced a long-term partnership at a press conference in the Philippines. RELATED: BITKRAFT Ventures raises $165M for esports, gaming...