Mike Sheetal PlayBrain

PlayBrain closes $6 million Series A funding round

Japanese esports event organiser PlayBrain announced a $6 million (£4.8 million) Series A financing round. The round included return investor BITKRAFT Esports Ventures and brings PlayBrain’s total funding since launch to $8 million...
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100 Thieves hires Jeremy Azevedo as VP of Content

North American organisation 100 Thieves has brought on Jeremy Azevedo as its VP of Content. The organisation places heavy emphasis on content, from ongoing esports-focused documentaries series to more influencer-based one-off videos. RELATED: Patricia...
BenQ ZOWIE partners up with Helix eSports

BenQ ZOWIE partners with Helix eSports

ZOWIE, the American esports division of tech and electronics corporation BenQ, has announced a partnership with "esports experience" company Helix eSports. The deal will see ZOWIE outfit Helix eSports’ gaming and virtual reality centres with...
Pinnacle bets on Abios partnership

Pinnacle bets on Abios with data partnership

Online bookmaker Pinnacle has announced a partnership with Abios, a B2B provider of esports data and statistics. The deal will see the Swedish data provider connect with Pinnacle in order to "facilitate further enhancements to...
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Mastercard supports DreamHack’s NLC for 2020

Tournament organiser DreamHack has established a partnership with Mastercard for its Northern League of Legends Championship (NLC). Mastercard will serve as the official payment partner of the competition for the 2020 season. RELATED: DreamHack’s...
Rocket League The Field

Psyonix announces The Field, Rocket League’s new feeder system

Psyonix has partnered with Rival Esports to create a comprehensive new feeder system for Rocket League esports called The Field. The Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) and its feeder the Rocket League...
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Esports Entertainment Group appoints pair to senior leadership positions

Malta-based gambling enterprise Esports Entertainment Group (EEG) has appointed former Argyll Entertainment executives to senior leadership positions within the company. Stuart Tilly and Dan Marks will join the ranks of EEG as...
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Esports Insider’s stance on recent industry abuse and misconduct allegations

It’s hard to know where to begin writing this, nor what good it will really do, but I didn’t want to leave this unaddressed by Esports Insider. As we know, the #MeToo...
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Esports Stadium Arlington inks partnership with HyperX

Kingston Technology gaming brand HyperX has established a partnership with Esports Stadium Arlington to become the preferred peripheral sponsor of the venue. The deal will outfit Esports Stadium Arlington with HyperX peripherals...
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Nova Esports expands into India with GodLike Esports partnership

Hong Kong-based organisation Nova Esports has expanded into India through the establishment of a joint team with GodLike Esports. Through the deal, Nova GodLike will compete in Tencent's PUBG Mobile with an...