Overwatch League unveils 2021 structure and $4.25m prize pool

Activision Blizzard’s Overwatch League has revealed more details on its competitive structure for the 2021 season. RELATED: IBM enters esports with Overwatch League data and sponsorship deal The fourth season of Overwatch's franchised...

FaZe partners with Kappa and 433 to create physical versions of FIFA 21 kit

North American esports organisation FaZe Clan has partnered with sportswear brand Kappa and social media agency 433 to create real-life versions of its FIFA 21 digital football kit. RELATED: FaZe Clan appoints...
WePlay Ultimate Fighting League Season 1 announcement

WePlay Esports unveils details for inaugural Ultimate Fighting League

Media holding company and esports tournament organiser WePlay Esports has unveiled details for the inaugural season of its new fighting game tournament competition, the Ultimate Fighting League. The league will feature a total of three competitions...

Arland partners with Oddin for enhanced esports offering

Austrian sports betting platform provider Arland has partnered with esports odds feed supplier Oddin to include an esports solution in its offerings. RELATED: Oddin.gg’s Marek Suchar on building an engaging esports betting solution The...

Pinnacle partners with Trustly and Relog Media to launch $100,000 CS:GO tournament

Bookmaker Pinnacle has partnered with online payment provider Trustly and Relog Media to launch The Pinnacle Cup, a $100,000 CS:GO esports event.  The tournament, said to feature a range of top-tier CS:GO...

Riot Games unveils VCT broadcast deals, Team Liquid partners with Bud Light | ESI...

Each week, ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest...
BIG x Volvic Extension 2021

BIG extends partnership with Volvic

German esports organisation Berlin International Gaming (BIG) has extended its partnership with mineral water brand Volvic. The deal will expand on existing projects between the two parties, alongside Volvic continuing its partnership of BIG's League...

BBC set to broadcast FIFA 21 Global Series European Regional Qualifiers

British broadcaster BBC has announced a partnership with EA SPORTS that will see the FIFA 21 Global Series European Regional Qualifiers be aired on its platforms. The European Regional Qualifiers and Playoffs will be shown on the BBC iPlayer,...

ESL Gaming renews long-term paysafecard partnership

Event organiser and production company ESL Gaming has extended its partnership with prepaid payment service paysafecard. As a result of the new partnership, planned activations featuring paysafecard are set to take place at IEM Katowice 2021,...
BLAST Premier Qualifiers

BLAST expands qualifying series for BLAST Premier Spring Showdown

Esports tournament organiser BLAST has unveiled an expanded qualifying series that will provide more teams with the opportunity to enter into the BLAST Premier Spring Showdown. The expansion comes as part of the organiser's ambition...