If you’ve ever struggled to find suitable teammates to practice with, Teams.gg is looking to change that for you. The platform uses a two-way matching system which utilises a number of factors to identify good player matches. Less than a week after launch, Teams.gg is thriving. 2,000 listings were created in the first, representing over […]
Ready, developer of esports tournament platform The Ready Games, has announced the close of a $5 million (£4 million) Series A funding round. The round was led by BITKRAFT Esports Ventures and includes participation from new investors Comcast Ventures and Eldridge Industries. Scott Rupp, Founding Partner of BITKRAFT Esports Ventures commented in a release: “The gaming industry often overlooks one […]
North American organisation Pittsburgh Knights has received investment from Esports MX LATAM Fund, a group of investors based in Mexico. Alongside the investment, a deal has been made that will see Esports MX LATAM launch an affiliated esports team in Mexico modeled on Pittsburgh Knights’ organisational framework. The figure of the investment has not been […]
Victoria Police, the law enforcement agency of Victoria, Australia, has arrested six Counter-Strike: Global Offensive players on suspicion of match-fixing. Esports Integrity Coalition, a not-for-profit association that promotes integrity in esports, worked on the case with Victoria Police. An investigation on the players in question started in March following the police receiving information from a betting […]
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