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Opinion: Esports inclusivity for disabled gamers begins in school

As gamers, we might think of an "ability" as a special character skill like casting magic or performing a sneak attack. But the word takes on a different meaning for 10 percent of...
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Dignitas names Sean Finnegan Senior Producer of Branded Video

North American organisation Dignitas has announced the hire of Sean Finnegan, who will serve as Senior Producer of Branded Video. Finnegan is a director and cinematographer who has created video content for gaming brands including...
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...
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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...
Mitch Marner OverActive Media

Mitch Marner joins OverActive Media ownership group

Professional Ice Hockey player Mitch Marner has joined the ownership group of Canadian organisation OverActive Media. According to a press release detailing the announcement, Mitch will, “become the latest ambassador and an important part...

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...
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Vindex’s Belong to establish gaming venues in NYC through Andbox deal

Andbox, the ownership group behind New York Excelsior and New York Subliners, has inked a partnership with gaming venue operator Belong. The exclusive deal will see Belong collaborate with Andbox to erect...
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...
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Envy Gaming and Belong partner to bring gaming centres to North Texas

Dallas-based organisation Envy Gaming has entered a partnership with Belong Gaming Arenas, a company which operates a network of LAN centres. The agreement intends on bringing “multiple” dedicated gaming venues to the...

Heron Preston enters esports as Gen.G’s Executive Brand Advisor

Fashion designer Heron Preston has joined esports organisation Gen.G as an Executive Brand Advisor, the company has revealed. Preston will join with the aim of shaping the brand and "amplifying gaming to a new fanbase",...