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Find out all the latest news from the Asian esports industry here! From the newest partners in the LPL to what is happening to the Asian esports mobile landscape.

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8bit Co-owner Lokesh ‘Goldy’ Jain: Building a sustainable model in India

2020 saw India become a greater part of the global esports conversation. The country’s flourishing PUBG Mobile ecosystem laid the foundation of a sustainable community in the country, attracting foreign and local...
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Samsung partners with Twitch Rivals to promote mobile capabilities

Global electronics manufacturer Samsung has partnered with Twitch for its ongoing Twitch Rivals North America event. As part of the deal, Samsung's Galaxy device will be the exclusive mobile device partner of the...

Suning secures OnePlus partnership

Chinese esports organisation Suning Gaming has announced a partnership with smartphone manufacturer OnePlus. The partnership commenced on the opening day of League of Legends Pro League's (LPL) 2021 Spring Split last Saturday, with Suning’s...
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Riot Games unveils 2021 LoL Worlds host city, discusses Wild Rift esports

Riot Games has unveiled that Shenzen, China will be the host city for League of Legends' 2021 World Championship Finals. RELATED: Riot Games reveals key LCK 2021 format changes The coronavirus pandemic put a halt to...
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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...
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Moonton unveils partners for M2 World Championship

Chinese video game developer Moonton has announced a number of partners for Mobile Legends: Bang Bang's 2021 M2 World Championship. The tournament, starting on January 18th, is being held offline behind closed doors in Singapore. RELATED:...

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...

Riot Games reveals key LCK 2021 format changes

Riot Games has announced several key changes to the League of Legends Champions Korea (LCK) as part of its new franchise model for 2021. The LCK 2021 season will commence on January 13th with a...

The top Indian esports business developments in December 2020

December marked the end of what has been a year of mixed emotions for the Indian esports sector. From limitations caused by the pandemic to uncertainties with the PUBG Mobile ban,...
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RSG delivers Pizza Hut partnership

Singaporean esports organisation RSG has entered into a partnership with pizza chain Pizza Hut Singapore. The year-long partnership will see the two parties collaborate on a range of community engagement events and video content. RELATED: Resurgence...