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Opinion: In esports, what determines brand prestige is success — not content

Say what you want about building an esports brand. It should match a team’s values; social media channels should stir the pot; video content should be consistent and engaging; an identity...
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Discovering the esports payments landscape of Latin America — AstroPay

RELATED: Navigating payment challenges in emerging markets — AstroPay Asia, Europe and North America come as the most mature and established esports markets. In terms of potential exposure, Latin America has gone...
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A look inside the University of Portsmouth’s new Esports Coaching & Performance degree

Last week a new esports degree course was announced in the UK. ‘Esports Coaching & Performance’ is a new BSc undergraduate degree at the University of Portsmouth, and was created through a...
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Diversifying esports revenue streams: how are teams making money?

While valuations of esports organisations continue to soar and furrow brows worldwide, it’s a well-known fact that the fan monetisation of these groups is still leagues behind major sports clubs. The argument...
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CS:GO strategies, analysed: A look at how Bayes Esports analyses data using AI

In this piece, Gustav Geissler, Data Scientist at Bayes Esports, details how Bayes analyses CS:GO strategies using AI.  Choosing and executing a strategy can make or break your game. If two teams of...
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The legal considerations of esports NFTs — Sheppard Mullin

This piece, detailing legal considerations for companies wishing to release esports NFTs, was written by James Gatto, partner in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in the Washington, D.C. office of law...
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MADMONQ: On a mission for healthy gaming

RELATED: Making esports data beautiful — GRID The lifestyle of a typical gamer usually isn’t great. Or, at the very least, gaming itself can lead to unhealthy habits; the activity calls for...
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Top Indian and SEA esports business developments in May 2021

India receives some big news in the month of May as Krafton announces the return of PUBG Mobile in the form of Battlegrounds Mobile India. The region saw an influx of...
GRID The Esports Journal

Making esports data beautiful — GRID

To a data company, ‘esports’ is about as useful a category as ‘European’ or ‘African’ is a nationality. Esports titles share some likenesses — they are all digital, chiefly — but...
Esports Movers and Shakers May

Esports Movers and Shakers in May 2021

Each month, ESI, in collaboration with Omnicoach, compiles the period's most significant esports movers and shakers (personnel changes).  Omnicoach is a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform that connects esports teams and their sponsors with...