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Tournament organiser ESL Gaming has announced that its mobile esports tournament, the Snapdragon Pro Series, will include three titles for its inaugural season in India. Snapdragon Pro Series India features Brawl Stars, Clash of Clans and Battlegrounds Mobile India events during the summer of 2022.  Image credit: ESL Gaming RELATED: ESL Gaming announces esports titles
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Esports entertainment company Allied Esports has announced its fourth quarter and 2021 annual financial results. Allied Esports has reported revenues of nearly $5m (~£3.9m) in 2021, up 54 percent from $3.2m (~£2.5m) in 2020. Moreover, net income increased to $62.9m (~£50m), which is a substantial change from 2020’s net loss of $45.1m (~£35.8m). The HyperX
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Esports Around The World is a series of profiles outlining the esports ecosystem in various countries globally. In just two short months, ESI is bringing its renowned international esports conference to Singapore for the very first time. ESI Singapore takes place from July 5th-7th 2022, bringing our usual cocktail of top-notch networking, education and sessions
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The racing division of automobile manufacturer Porsche, Porsche Motorsport, has partnered with sim racing esports organisation Coanda Esports. As a result, Porsche and Coanda have formed the Porsche Coanda Esports Racing Team. According to a Twitter post, Coanda will become the official esports works team for the German car brand.  Image credit: Porsche / Coanda
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North American lifestyle brand Oakley has announced a partnership with esports organisation Envy Gaming. As part of the deal, all teams and talent under the OpTic brand will exclusively wear Oakley eyewear during competitive play online and at LAN events. Image credit: Envy Gaming RELATED: Envy Gaming acquires operating rights for Esports Stadium Arlington Moreover,
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Esports and gaming streaming platform Rooter has announced a partnership with Indian esports organisation GodLike Esports. The partnership will see Rooter receive exclusive streaming rights to GodLike Esports’ teams and content creators. Rooter will also sponsor GodLike’s esports teams. The details of the deal were not disclosed by the two parties. Image credit: Rooter.gg /
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Greywood Investments, the largest shareholder of Canadian gaming and esports company Enthusiast Gaming, has publicly targeted the organisation’s leadership, urging its CEO Adrian Montgomery to step down.  Greywood, which owns 9.3 percent of Enthusiast Gaming, created a website named ‘Upgrade EGLX’ to publish texts in which the shareholder expresses its discontent with the current Enthusiast
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Esports betting and entertainment company Esports Entertainment Group (EEG) has announced that it will revise its current portfolio of assets following liquidity concerns. During EEG’s Q3 2022 fiscal year financial report, which ended 31st March 2022, the company announced a $38.6m (~£30.87m) impairment charge related to its esports assets Helix, ggCircuit and EGL. Image credit:
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Nearly two years after the cancellation of ESL One Rio Major 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, ESL Gaming has unveiled the Intel Extreme Masters (IEM) Rio Major 2022. The CS:GO Major was announced by popular Brazilian streamer Alexandre ‘Gaules’ Borba. The streamer will also have exclusivity as the Portuguese language caster for the competition, which
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Esports Around The World is a series of profiles outlining the esports ecosystem in various countries globally. The series tied into our ESI Washington DC event, which focused on esports’ growth around the world. The Esports Around The World series will profile major & minor esports nations across the globe. RELATED: Esports Around The World:
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In March 2022, a host of esports industry experts descended on Nottingham to deliver a week-long programme of masterclasses, talks, performances, workshops and game jams for students from the Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies and Nottingham Trent University (NTU). Confetti, a part of NTU, is a learning institute that offers specialist vocational education and training
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Multinational esports organisation Gen.G has announced a partnership with password manager 1Password. As part of the deal, both entities will launch ‘Quest for the Lost Console’, a series of seven web-based puzzles with the goal of educating fans on online security. RELATED: Gen.G teams up with crypto exchange Bithumb According to the release, each escape-room-style
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Southeast Asian esports and gaming company Ampverse has announced a series of personnel appointments and promotions to help bolster its regional growth.  Tine Hansen has joined the company as its Head of Commercial Partnerships. Additionally, Jenny Hall has been promoted to Head of Strategic Partnerships after acting as Ampverse’s Director of Sales and Brand Partnerships
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It should come as no surprise that betting companies have identified opportunities in the esports market as it continues to experience rapid growth. As a result, bookmakers — endemic and non-endemic — are rapidly changing the sponsorship landscape, similarly to how betting partnerships now dominate most traditional European sports. Image credit: Shutterstock RELATED: PandaScore breaks
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Brazilian esports organisation Los Grandes will officially enter the CBLOL (Brazil’s franchised League of Legends competition) after purchasing 20 percent of Simplicity Esports’ Brazilian subsidiary Simplicity One.  Simplicity’s Brazilian subsidiary currently runs CBLOL franchise Flamengo Esports. As a result of the purchase, the Brazilian organisation will rename the team Flamengo Los Grandes. Image credit: Flamengo
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North American gaming and lifestyle organisation FaZe Clan has announced a year-long apparel collaboration with entertainment powerhouse Disney. As a result of the collaboration, FaZe and Disney will introduce a ‘tech-vamped’ version of Disney’s iconic Mickey Mouse character called ‘Mickey On The Grid’. Image credit: FaZe Clan RELATED: FaZe Clan appoints Zach Katz as President
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Brazilian esports organisation paiN Gaming has renewed its sponsorship deal with telecommunications company TIM for a third consecutive year. TIM also signed two paiN Gaming talents — streamer Gabriel ‘Kami’ Santos and the League of Legends player Matheus ‘dyNquedo’ Miranda —  to act as brand ambassadors for its broadband product, TIM Live. Image credit: paiN
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North American esports tournament and production service company Unified has announced a partnership with gaming peripherals brand HyperX.  As a result, HyperX will become Unified’s official peripherals partner. Moreover, on-site players will exclusively use the full range of HyperX peripherals during live esports tournaments. Image credit: Unified RELATED: HyperX renews partnership with Dignitas parent company
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Esports tournament organiser and platform FACEIT has announced a partnership with high-end luxury brand Gucci. As part of the deal, both entities have launched the Gucci Gaming Academy, a development programme designed to enhance skills through dedicated coaching sessions and teamwork activities. Image credit: FACEIT RELATED: FACEIT secures ‘multi-million dollar’ partnership with Cake DeFi The
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Dota 2 has confirmed that its largest annual esports tournament, The International, will hold its 11th edition in Singapore. This marks the first time in the history of The International that the tournament will be played in Southeast Asia. Although information from the announcement video is sparse, Valve did reveal that The International 11 will take
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Esports tournament organiser BLAST has teamed up with business and employers’ organisation the Confederation of Danish Industry (DI) in a bid to further bolster Denmark’s esports ecosystem. According to a release, the partnership will see both entities look to establish a national esports industry framework. Image credit: BLAST, DI RELATED: BLAST partners with The Sports
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Esports betting and entertainment company Esports Entertainment Group (EEG) has announced the appointment of Kaitesi Munroe to its Board of Directors. Her appointment will bring the Board’s size to eight members. Monroe will fulfill the role of independent director that is required by law in the United States, and bring experience in administrative roles in private
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Esports tournament platform Challengermode has entered a partnership with South Korean video game holding company KRAFTON. As a result of the deal, Challengermode has become the official platform partner of new grassroots esports initiative the PUBG NextPro Series. Image credit: KRAFTON RELATED: LetsPlay.Live partners with KRAFTON for LPL PUBG KRAFTON will use the platform to operate events for
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New York-based esports organisation NYXL has partnered with sports and esports agency SPORTFIVE, the two companies have announced. SPORTFIVE will serve as the exclusive commercial sales agency for NYXL and hep support the commercial development of the company. Image credit: NYXL / SPORTFIVE RELATED: Andbox rebrands to NYXL, announces NYC esports development plans NYXL will use
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