Riot Games has partnered with Redd+E to distribute the broadcast rights for the Pacific Championship Series in Southeast Asia, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macao. The series is “a merged evolution of the League of Legends Master Series (LMS) and League of Legends Southeast Asia Tour (LST)” and was first unveiled in December. RELATED: Riot Games announces Pacific Championship Series Redd+E, […]
GODSENT and GRID will be broadcasting a charity showmatch featuring the organisation’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster and members of GRID’s staff. The event will be a best-of-three event, with unconventional twists and turns to raise money for the companies’ chosen charity: Barncancerfonden. The event will take place on Friday 17th January at 13:00 CET and […]
Not many expected brotherly-duo Kieran Holmes-Darby and Joel Holmes-Darby to hand over the reins to Excel Esports, but that’s exactly what happened at the top of 2020. Taking on positions as Chief Gaming Officer and Chief People Officer respectively, Kieran and Joel welcomed new faces to the roles of CEO and CCO. Esports Insider caught […]
During the PUBG Global Invitational in July 2018, at the Mercedes-Benz Arena in Berlin, PUBG Corp. detailed a five-year esports plan for PUBG in front of press. The road map for the next few years of PUBG esports begun with PGI, with huge changes to the entire ecosystem to follow. What came in 2019 were […]
Portuguese organisation K1ck eSports Club has established a partnership with payments provider Neosurf. As part of the partnership, all of the organisation’s rosters will compete under the banner of K1ck Neosurf. RELATED: Excel Esports secures Neosurf as online payment partner Neosurf joins gaming peripherals company CORSAIR and gaming PC manufacturer Lenovo Legion as a partner of the Portuguese […]
Riot Games‘ recently-announced Belgian League has announced its first two sponsors in the form of Audi and OMEN by HP. The computer hardware manufacturer and automobile manufacturer will sponsor the league for the duration of its first season, which is being ran by Riot Games in cooperation with events and broadcasting company 4Entertainment. RELATED: Prime League unveiled as replacement […]
We’ve all seen people compare esports events viewership to that of the Super Bowl, but it’s not an accurate or fair comparison. It’s hard to know that viewership is growing without actually taking the time to review the statistics and understand the context of different events. Esports Insider collaborates with esports analytical firm Esports Charts to take a […]
British organisation Endpoint has received a strategic sponsorship from second hand technology retailer CeX. The high street retailer will “bring the community to the forefront” of the sponsorship through online and in-person activations. RELATED: Excel Esports appoints BT as lead partner Adam Jessop, CEO of Endpoint discussed the deal in a release: “We are so pleased to […]
North American organisation Noble Esports has appointed Jeremy “Lambzy” McLamb as its CEO upon his return. McLamb, a Co-founder and the former COO of Noble Esports, rejoins the organisation after initially leaving to pursue other projects in May 2015. RELATED: Excel Esports hires CEO Wouter Sleijffers and CCO Robin McCammon Jeremy said that he aims “to elevate […]
Chinese organisation LGD Gaming and esports agency BGoose Culture have purchased a franchise spot in Honor of Kings’ professional league King Pro League (KPL). After LGD Gaming and BGoose Culture acquired a roster from Team Hope, they spent 80 million RMB (£8.8 million) to purchase the franchise spot in KPL and jointly form LGD.BGoose. RELATED: LGD Gaming […]
After a successful first year,ESI's Esports Betting Tours are returning to ICE for a second year. We're running two tours on Wednesday 5th February. We'll remove the stress of navigating the busy ExCeL show floor by delivering you to relevant industry stakeholders to learn and network.
The best thing about the tours? They're completely FREE. Spaces are limited!