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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...

The top SEA business developments in December 2020

As 2020 came to a close, stakeholders and organisations in Southeast Asia began to prepare for the future, announcing partnerships and plans for 2021. Here are the major esports business stories coming...

ESI 2020 round-up: The year in hindsight and esports’ future

Like any other year, 2020 saw tides of opportunity and misfortune, however, the magnitude of these waves which shored around the globe, across industries, markets, and societies was unprecedented. Adaption was...

ESI 2020 round-up: Esports’ growth and hurdles

Gratuitously lauded across headlines throughout the year, esports enjoyed far more limelight in 2020 than may have been anticipated in spite of its growth in recent times. Indeed, with the lengthy...

A guide to: Energy drinks in esports

Over the years energy drink brands have become a mainstay in traditional sports with partnerships ranging from title agreements to casual sponsorships. With the rise of esports, energy drinks have also...

A guide to: Bookmakers in esports

Bookmakers and casinos have become more and more accustomed to esports offerings in recent times, however, prior to 2020 esports betting had failed to truly accelerate, for a multitude of reasons. Esports...
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Luckbox CEO: Going public is the hardest thing I’ve done

For Quentin Martin, the Luckbox CEO, 2020 has been alright. In many ways it’s been stellar.  Not only does he plan to take his company public on December 14th; he also lives...

Oddspedia: Trends and threats in the esports betting industry

Bearing the slogan 'it’s all about sports', Oddspedia writes for Esports Insider to provide its own insights regarding the trends and threats that emerged with the rise of esports in 2020. The...

Ross Video: Elevating the esports broadcast production game

Live event and video production company Ross Video delved into the topic of esports broadcasting for Esport Insider's sister brand, The Esports Journal, in its latest edition. The firm goes in-depth...
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Nicecactus discusses the future of the Monaco Gaming Show

Earlier this month, Esports Insider reported that Nicecactus had partnered with the Monaco Esports Federation and Monaco eSports to deliver the annual Monaco Gaming Show, with the esports platform serving as...