Key takeaways from ESI Digital Winter 2021

Yesterday, Esports Insider concluded its final event of the year as over 170 virtual attendees opened their laptops to take part in ESI Digital Winter. With topics ranging from fan engagement to...

100 Thieves raises $60m, S1mple enters RAID: Shadow Legends | ESI Digest #71

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...

Allied Esports and Cyberathlete Championship Series partner with Challengermode

Esports entertainment company Allied Esports and the Cyberathlete Championship Series (CCS) have announced a partnership with tournament platform Challengermode. The partnership will see all parties collaborate to host European and North American qualifiers for...

DELF2021: Breaking the limits of esports entertainment

It’s no secret that the esports and gaming sector has skyrocketed in the last few years. According to Statista, the global esports market is valued at just over $1.08bn (~£807m) in...

CSL Esports partners with LeagueSpot

Collegiate esports company CSL Esports has announced a partnership with esports tournament creator and organiser LeagueSpot. As part of the deal, CSL Esports will utilise LeagueSpot's platform, which includes white-label branding, player...

IESF and Esports World Federation unveil partnership

The International Esports Federation (IESF) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Esports World Federation (ESWF). As a result, the two federations will collaborate on the 'development and unification of esports' across the world. RELATED:...
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The Chiefs extends Optus partnership

Australian payment processor SQID Technologies Limited has announced that its subsidiary, The Chiefs Esports Club, has extended its partnership with telecommunications company Optus. The partnership will see the two brands continue to...

Riva Technology and Entertainment and Galaxy Racer acquire VY Esports

Tech and investment company Riva Technology and Entertainment (RTE), together with its sister company Galaxy Racer, have announced the acquisition of esports organisation VY Esports. As part of the acquisition, the CEO...

Monaco Esports Federation announces Monaco Gaming Show 2021

The Monaco Esports Federation (MeSF), Monaco eSports and Nicecactus have announced the second edition of its annual esports event, the Monaco Gaming Show.  The event will feature tournaments in Fortnite and Rocket...

100 Thieves secures $60m funding round

North American esports organisation 100 Thieves has raised $60m (£45m) from its Series C financing round. The financing round was led by Green Bay Ventures with support from existing and new investors...