MAD Lions Crown Esports Nutrition

MAD Lions partners with Crown Esports Nutrition

OverActive Media-owned Spanish esports brand MAD Lions has signed Crown Esports Nutrition as its latest partner. Crown Esports Nutrition is a division of Crown Sport Nutrition, an already-established brand in traditional sports. RELATED: MAD Lions...
Marcin Gortat invests in Polish Esports League

Basketballer Marcin Gortat invests in Polish Esports League

Former NBA basketball player Marcin Gortat has invested in Polish Esports League, a three-year-old national competition. Financial terms of the investment have not been disclosed at the time of writing. RELATED: Mitch Marner joins...
Team Heretics Philips OneBlade

Team Heretics freshens up with Philips OneBlade deal

Team Heretics, a leading esports organisation in Spain, has announced Philips OneBlade as a new partner. This partnership follows a record-breaking stream where Team Heretics content creator TheGrefG shaved his head live...
Mike Sepso Vindex

Mike Sepso on Beyond acquisition: “Hometown esports is the next big thing”

Vindex has acquired the hometown esports Belong Gaming Arenas brand and all associated IP from European game retail giant GAME Digital. Vindex plans to open more than 500 Belong locations in hometowns across...
Fnatic OnePlus 2020

Fnatic renews global partnership with OnePlus

London-based esports organisation Fnatic has renewed its global partnership with mobile phone manufacturer OnePlus. OnePlus partnered with Fnatic back in 2019, the agreement included a jersey sponsorship and the integration of “Fnatic...

How Critical Force is building grassroots mobile esports momentum

While mobile esports has a significant presence in Asian countries, it has continued to be a tough nut to crack in the West. We’ve seen companies pour considerable resources behind mobile...
Martyn Gibbs, Adam Apicella among Vindex management team additions

Martyn Gibbs and Adam Apicella named to Vindex leadership team

Esports infrastructure company Vindex has welcomed new additions to its management team after announcing the acquisition of GAME’s Belong Gaming Arenas division. Earlier today, Esports Insider reported that Vindex was set to acquire Belong's gaming arena...
Riot Games LEC NEOM

LEC announces NEOM as main partner for summer split

Update - 30/07/2020: LEC has terminated the partnership with NEOM after facing backlash from broadcast talent, employees, partner teams, and fans alike. "After further reflection, while we remain steadfastly committed to...
Vindex Belong Gaming Arenas

Vindex reportedly set to acquire GAME’s Belong

Update- 29/07/20: It has been confirmed to Esports Insider that Vindex hasn't raised $300 million, it intends to invest that amount over the next five years in Belong. It was also...

GRID CEO Moritz Maurer on the pandemic’s unexpected opportunity for esports

Moritz Maurer, Founder and CEO of GRID Esports, sits in the office of his Berlin apartment. It has become the temporary HQ of his GRID operations amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and shelter-in-place...