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Peak performance in esports: Why Rogue and MAD Lions are embracing mindfulness

On 11th April 2021, MAD Lions faced off against Rogue for the fifth game of a best-of-five League of Legends series. The stage was the LEC Spring Finals. Both squads beat...
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Adam Apicella: Assembling the Avengers of esports with Vindex

Adam Apicella wants esports to bulk up. The Ohio Valley native isn’t so much building the gym for the esports industry as he is inventing exercises for the metaphorical Vindex all-in-one...
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ESE Entertainment: Esports? You want it, we got it

RELATED: Three (types of) companies that might unshackle monetisation in esports There’s slow dynamite in how Konrad Wasiela speaks about the esports industry, and gaming as the cultural zeitgeist. The Founder and...
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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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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...
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Three (types of) companies that might unshackle monetisation in esports

To see the myriad companies adapting to the digital world, one need only look. In the last few years, entrenched business models in sport have been challenged by fresh-faced newcomers with different...
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The Esports Journal returns, Edition 8 is on the way

On 30th April, Esports Insider’s sister magazine, The Esports Journal, will release its eighth edition. RELATED: Ghost Gaming enters partnership with G FUEL The Esports Journal — ran in conjunction with LATAM Media...

PlayVS: Bringing esports to schools and making a difference with Game Changers

High school and collegiate esports programmes have grown significantly in number and scale in recent years, and PlayVS is one of the key companies helping to drive scholastic adoption. Founded in...

Bayes Esports: An ex-Googler brings ample business experience as new COO

Bayes Esports has continued growing in 2020, announcing a $6m (~£4.46m) investment round in September and bringing on key hires as it expands its esports data business. One of the most prominent...

Qatar SportsTech: Accelerating esports in the country

Over the past few years, esports has steadily risen in prominence. Firstly it was from a spectator and participation standpoint; however, as the industry has continued to develop and professionalise, other...