Parimatch x Virtus Pro 2021 Extension

Parimatch extends Virtus.pro partnership

Sports betting company Parimatch has extended its partnership with Russian esports organisation Virtus.pro. The renewed deal will see the company support the organisation's Dota 2 and CS:GO rosters, with Parimatch's logo remaining on...

BLAST announces commercial partnership with Shikenso Analytics

Tournament organiser BLAST has announced a commercial partnership with German IT company Shikenso Analytics. As a result of the agreement, Shikenso will provide brand insights and analytics for BLAST Premier's 2021 CS:GO...

Virtus.pro officially launches fan engagement app Bearloga

Russian esports organisation Virtus.pro, in collaboration with Swiss-based sports tech company Blocksport, has officially launched its fan engagement app titled Bearloga. The app will allow fans to discuss Virtus.pro matches, collect rewards,...

Funspark announces data and integrity partnership with GRID

Chinese tournament operator Funspark has selected Berlin-based data platform GRID esports to supply match integrity services and data visualisations for its upcoming Funspark ULTI 2021 circuit.  The CS:GO series, which features a...
Endpoint CeX

Team Endpoint extends CeX partnership in ‘seven-figure’ deal

British organisation Team Endpoint has extended its partnership with second-hand technology retailer CeX and appointed key players to its board. Hugh Man and Frank Orchard, the Chairman and Franchise Director of CeX...

Allied Esports introduces live animated casters through Xsens partnership

Esports entertainment company Allied Esports has announced a partnership with 3D motion capture product supplier Xsens. As a result of the agreement, Allied Esports will bring live animated casters to its three-day,...

NiP partners with the WWF, esports-focused music label OFFMETA launches | ESI Digest #34

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...

ESL Pro League launches player council

The ESL Pro League has announced the creation of a player council featuring competitors from the CS:GO competition's 12 partnered teams. The first-of-its-kind council, titled the EPL Player Council, has already hosted its...

bbno$ discusses esports collaboration following OFFMETA launch

OFFMETA, a new record label designed to intersect the esports, gaming and music industries, has officially launched. The label will act as a gateway for music companies and artists to enter...

Astralis extends and expands HP commercial partnership

Danish esports organisation Astralis has extended its commercial partnership with technology company HP. As a result of the new partnership, HP will expand its presence into Astralis’ Counter-Strike and League of Legends...