League of Legends

LoL, Dota 2, and Street Fighter V among 2022 Asian Games medal events

The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has announced which esports titles have been selected for the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou, China. League of Legends, Hearthstone, Dota 2 and Street Fighter V...
WePlay Holding Russian Brawl Stars Broadcast

WePlay Holding secures Brawl Stars Championship broadcast deal

Media holding company and esports tournament organiser WePlay Holding has been announced as the Russian-language broadcast host of the 2021 Brawl Stars Championship. The announcement marks the first time the organiser has hosted a...

Wolves Esports enter King Pro League following team acquisition

Wolves Esports, the esports division of UK football club Wolverhampton Wanderers, has entered Arena of Valor's King Pro League (KPL) through the acquisition of Chongqing QGhappy by parent company Fosun Sports. Following...

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...
Arena of Valor

Arena of Valor expands esports ecosystem to include Honor of Kings teams

Mobile MOBA game Arena of Valor has expanded its esports ecosystem to allow Honor of Kings teams into the 2022 Arena of Valor World Cup (AWC). According to the release, the combination...

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...
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...
MPL KH x KFC

MPL Cambodia announces KFC collaboration

Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League Cambodia (MPL KH) has struck a partnership with fast-food franchise KFC. As a result of the partnership, the fast-food brand will offer an exclusive KFC x...

Garena announces Free Fire fantasy game for LBFF

Free Fire publisher Garena has announced a fantasy game based on the Liga Brasileira de Free Fire (LBFF). According to the release, 'FF SQUAD' will allow fans to assemble 'dream teams', earning...
MPL x Lawson

MPL Philippines enters partnership with Lawson

Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League (MPL) Philippines has announced a partnership with Japanese convenience store franchise chain Lawson.  As a result, the chain will provide a limited range of team-branded cups to...