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    ESL Academy grassroots initiative launched with DHL

    Competition coordinator ESL has reported the dispatch of ESL Academy, a way to expert circuit with a $240,000 (£186,694.80) prize pool. The Dota 2 grassroots circuit will see conveyance administration DHL go about as establishing and showing accomplice, and has additionally propelled in organization with stage Dotabuff. ESL Academy means to create ability in Europe […]

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    NBA 2K League welcomes Snickers partnership

    NBA 2K League has announced a partnership with Snickers, making the Mars, Incorporated brand its official chocolate bar. The partnership will see Snickers present the ‘Hungriest Player to Watch’ segment, a part of the broadcast that highlights the player “who has the most on the line” and “the most to prove.” The deal will span the rest of the […]

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    ESL appoints MTN DEW AMP GAME FUEL as beverage partner

    ESL has appointed PepsiCo brand MTN DEW AMP GAME FUEL as its official global beverage partner for IEM and ESL One events, as well as its CS:GO Pro League. The two-year deal kicked off at ESL One Katowice earlier this year in February. The partnership also includes the launch of a post-match broadcast segment, ‘MTN DEW AMP GAME FUEL Power Plays’. The analytical segment will take […]

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    Riot Games directs Echo Fox to take action following investigation

    Echo Fox has just 60 days to fix its current internal issues before Riot Games takes formal action regarding its LCS franchise. Rick Fox, Founder of Echo Fox previously expressed his intentions to leave the organisationafter allegations of racism and threats of violence being used by shareholder Amit Raizadacame to light through a report from Dexerto. Following a preliminary investigation into what happened behind the […]

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    Alliance enters event-based partnership with Mogul

    Australian tournament and media company Mogul has entered a partnership with esports organisationAlliance. Mogul will provide its tournament platform for Alliance to establish an annual event series aimed at amateur and semi-professional players in Europe, with over $50,000 (£39,070) up for grabs in prize winnings. Jamie Skella, Chief Strategy and Commercial Officer said the following in a release: “The […]

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    North American esports organisation

    North American esports organisation Complexity Gaming has launched the Mind Gym, a room focused on “development, training, and improvement of core cognitive functions” that will be located in its GameStop Performance Center. The Mind Gym has been launched in partnership with existing partner HyperX and newcomer Mamba Sports Academy, an initiative founded to support the training of young athletes. Kyle Bautista, […]

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    Sources: Infinite Esports & Entertainment purchase is imminent

    Infinite Esports & Entertainment‘s purchase is close to being a done deal with a meeting next Monday revealing the outcome, sources have told Esports Insider. Immortals Gaming Club – the parent company of Immortals, MIBR, Los Angeles Valiant, and Gamers Club – is the front runner to acquire the majority share in the parent company of OpTic Gaming, OpTic LoL, and Houston Outlaws. Esports […]

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    Which tournaments attract the most esports bettors?

    As competitive gaming evolves, as too has the rise in esports betting. Though the exact value of esports’ betting handle is difficult to pinpoint, there’s a reason to believe it has now surpassed $1 billion based off Business Insider’s evaluation last year. Each esport boasts its own unique community, ecosystem and infrastructure; despite there being several […]