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Valve announces August return for Dota 2’s The International

Games publisher Valve has announced that Dota 2 tournament The International will return in August 2021 following its hiatus last year due to the pandemic. The International 10 is set to take...
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Patrick Mahoney: Diversifying the Nations

RELATED: Three (types of) companies that might unshackle monetisation in esports As the esports industry continues to develop, one thing that has become apparent is the growing urge for brands to diversify...
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IESF enters partnership with Immun Active

The International Esports Federation (IESF) has announced it has entered an agreement with vitamin drink company Immun Active. The deal will see the two parties collaborate in a bid to 'improve the fitness, concentration,...

Dire Wolves renews Aglet partnership, launches new in-game sneaker range

Australian esports organisation Dire Wolves has renewed its partnership with 'metaverse-commerce' mobile game Aglet. As a result of the agreement, Dire Wolves and Aglet will create custom player-designed sneakers in the game. RELATED:...
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StreamCards raises $530,000, partners with The Esports Bible for closed beta

Warsaw-based interactive media start-up StreamCards has raised approximately $530,000 (~£375,500) from its private investment round. StreamCards was incubated by Tar Heel Capital Pathfinder, a venture building and venture capital fund which has...
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Esports’ punk evolution: The New Rose of popular culture?

Esports is like punk rock. The latter began popping up in a few major cities around the mid-seventies, with bands such as the Ramones in New York City and The Clash...

Esports investment report, April 2021: OverActive Media, GRID, Epulze

Aside from Epic Games raising an eye-watering $1bn (~£727m), endemic esports companies such as GRID, Epulze, Semper Fortis, and OverActive Media also raised substantial funds in April.  Every month, Esports Insider compiles...

Guinevere Capital unveils new esports facility with Logitech G, Spark, and Eden Park

Investment company Guinevere Capital has partnered with peripherals firm Logitech G, telecommunications company Spark, and Eden Park to launch an esports facility in New Zealand. The Spark Esports Hub is located within Eden...

The Chiefs announces partnership with AndaSeat

Australian esports organisation The Chiefs Esports Club has announced a partnership with gaming chair manufacturer AndaSeat. As a result of the partnership, AndaSeat will provide The Chiefs’ players with its gaming chairs....

A guide to: Automotive brands in esports

In recent years automotive brands have become increasingly prevalent in esports. More and more, car manufacturers race toward partnerships that aim to inspire gamers to visit their local dealers. To help keep...