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Peripherals company MOUNTAIN signs exclusive deal with Misfits Gaming Group

North American peripherals manufacturer MOUNTAIN has entered into an exclusive deal with Florida-based esports organisation Misfits Gaming Group (MGG). The deal marks MOUNTAIN's first foray into the esports industry and will see the peripheral company...

eFuse expands senior team with Neil Duffy and Herb May appointments

Esports start-up eFuse has announced the appointment of former CSL Esports Chief Commercial Officer Neil Duffy as its Chief Revenue Officer, along with Herb May, formerly of the Houston Outlaws, as...

Allied Esports sells World Poker Tour, explores options for esports business

Esports entertainment company Allied Esports has announced the sale of the World Poker Tour to investment group Element Partners.  The agreement sees Element purchase Allied Esports’ poker-related business and assets for a...

Rocket League unveils ESPN collaboration at X Games Aspen 2021

Rocket League developer Psyonix has teamed up with ESPN's X Games to celebrate the upcoming X Games in Aspen. According to the release, Rocket League will host a new Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS)...

CLG enters into marketing partnership with Playfull

North American esports organisation Counter Logic Gaming (CLG) has entered into a marketing partnership with gaming rewards platform Playfull.  As a part of the deal, Playfull will be able to offer CLG’s merchandise...
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Nerd Street Gamers to operate first stage of VALORANT Champions Tour

Esports infrastructure company Nerd Street Gamers has been named as an operator and producer for the 2021 VALORANT Champions Tour. The deal will see Nerd Street Gamers lead registrations, operate, and produce all Challengers...
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Manchester City and FaZe Clan set to host Fortnite tournament

English football club Manchester City has joined forces with North American esports organisation FaZe Clan to host a Fortnite tournament.  The FaZe City Cup will feature some of FaZe Clan's Fortnite roster and content creators, alongside Manchester City...

GameSquare Esports announces Jan Neumeister as Head of European Operations

International esports company GameSquare Esports has announced former FaZe Clan Senior Vice President Jan Neumeister as its new Head of European Operations. Tasked with driving organic revenue growth in Europe, Neumeister will also be identifying...
Fnatic crowdfunding

The growth of crowdfunding in esports

Crowdfunding in the video games space is not a recent phenomenon. Many game developers and publishers have utilised crowdfunding to gain the financial support they need to create specific titles. This trend...

Ubisoft renews PayPal partnership with Rainbow Six Esports

French game developer Ubisoft has renewed its partnership with online payment processor PayPal through to September 2022, the company announced on Thursday. The agreement names PayPal as the official payment platform for...