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Prodigy Agency receives €1m investment from Trust Esport

Esports talent agency Prodigy Agency has announced it has received €1m (£912,470) from esports venture capital fund Trust Esport. The funding will be used to support its global expansion, recruit new team members, and...
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Bayes Esports publishes tournament-focused whitepaper

Esports data company Bayes Esports has published its second industry whitepaper, in collaboration with Sportradar, titled: 'How to maximize your esports tournament experience'. RELATED: Bayes Esports: Why esports needs lateral entrants With the publication,...

Key esports sponsorships and partnerships, November 2020

As always, there were plenty of notable deals made in the esports industry last month. Tokidoki and Team Liquid; Casio and FaZe Clan; ESforce and Skillbox; and many more. To keep...

Riot Games strikes global partnership with Barracks

Riot Games has named Chilean technology company Barracks as an official partner for the publisher's esports competitions worldwide.  Barracks provides player statistics for use during esports broadcasts, with the aim of deepening audience engagement. The...

Esports investment report: $63.27m committed in November 2020

Compared to September and October—two gargantuan months for esports investment—things cooled down last month. According to Esports Insider's calculations, September totalled £143.6m and October saw £240.24m in overall disclosed investment. Funding...

Esports movers and shakers: November 2020

Keeping track of the esports industry’s key personnel changes can be an arduous task. That’s why each month, Esports Insider rounds up all the industry’s movers and shakers, compiling them into...
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Gambling on VALORANT: Key markets and important data

Darina Goldin, the Director of Data Science at Bayes Esports writes for Esports Insider to discuss Riot Games'  new hot commodity, VALORANT. In the feature, Goldin breaks down the game's key...
Mortal Kombat 11 Pro Kompetition

Mortal Kombat 11 Pro Kompetition Season 2 announced

WB Games and NetherRealm Studios have announced that Mortal Kombat 11 Pro Kompetition will return for a second season on December 5th. The Mortal Kombat 11 Pro Kompetition: Season 2 will be hosted on the PlayStation...
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PUBG Corporation announces 2021 offline Global Invitational.s

PUBG Corporation has announced the PUBG Global Invitational.s (PGI.S), an eight-week PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds esports festival to be hosted in South Korea next spring. PGI.S will run from February 2nd to March 28th, 2021, and promises to...

Esports movers and shakers in October 2020

The esports industry is full of talented people. As a result, thousands of companies from multi-billion-pound developers to new startups are constantly shuffling their leadership teams. So that you stay up...