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How Galaxy Racer’s South Asia expansion is shaping up

Esports organisation Galaxy Racer (GXR) has recently taken up considerable interest in further expansion into the Asian market, and we are witnessing a rapid growth of the Dubai-based esports organisation. After...

StreamSpell: How creativity is changing lives

Can graphic design improve the quality of a creator’s content? That’s the question that inspired Daniel Mayhe to create StreamSpell in 2017. StreamSpell is an international design agency for streamers and content...
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How 2021 shaped Indian esports

2021 will be remembered as one of the most challenging years in the history of Indian Esports. Stealing the spotlight was the prolonged ban on its most popular esports title, PUBG...

ESI 2021 round-up: Looking forward

“Never let a good crisis go to waste,” Winston Churchill’s infamous saying goes. This was a lesson quickly gleaned by esports’ practitioners in the past two years. More important than dwelling...

ESI 2021 round-up: Looking back

As the sun sets on yet another year defined by the unyielding effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, one can’t help but step back and admire the intrinsic resilience of the esports...
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The Dotted Line: Top esports sponsorships & commercial deals of 2021

Commercial deals underpin the esports industry; sponsorship is our bread and butter. For many companies in the sector, after all is said and done, commercial sponsorships are what define the bottom...

Heat Map: Hottest esports business trends of 2021

We all thought we’d get to physical events this year. The idea, the hope, helped us hold it together after the break-the-mold-type-year that was 2020. And while the esports industry accepted...

In Play: The esports betting landscape in 2021

Esports betting has had a prominent two years. The mass exodus of sporting events that started in 2020 caused bookmakers to turn towards competitive gaming. Moreover, the US has started to...

Angels and Unicorns: Top esports investments, mergers and acquisitions of 2021

The best way to paint a picture of an industry is to use numbers. For years, almost all mentions of the esports industry in mainstream media revolved around big prize pools...

WePlay Holding: Setting records in 2021

As a company that takes pride in doing things differently in the esports industry, WePlay Holding has long been an established media holding company and esports event organiser.  Its esports division, WePlay...