Riot Games and LVP have announced that the finals of the UK League of Legends Championship (UKLC) will be hosted live at Twickenham Stadium, London. This is the first live event for the regional league, which was launched in February this year. Taking place on September 1st, the event will be hosted at Twickenham Stadium […]
Activision Blizzard has hired new figureheads for its esports leagues, Team SoloMid has renewed its well-received partnership with Logitech G for three more years, and Major League Baseball is getting into esports but with a twist. Here are the most important and surprising stories from this week in esports. We also have a twice-weekly newsletter […]
Esports Insider is gearing up to host its flagship event, ESI London (#ESILondon), for a second year. Having already carved out a reputation for itself as a leading international esports conference and exhibition, it’s not something you should be prepared to miss. ESI London will this year head to a new home, at the prestigious Twickenham Stadium, from […]
Throughout gaming’s ancestry, there have been unique moments in which a title is able to achieve a rare level of societal stardom. The latest edition of this notion happens to be occurring right now with PUBG Mobile’s status in India. Proving to be the mobile game’s largest market by far, its prevalence has hit India […]
HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, will be the exclusive supplier for all Red Bull esports events organised this year. In its role as an exclusive supplier, HyperX will provide headsets, keyboards, mice, mouse pads, and internal hardware for all of Red Bull’s esports for the rest of 2019. The partnership will start with […]
Red Bull has announced that World of Warcraft raiding guilds Limit and Pieces will head to the Red Bull Gaming Sphere in London for the World First Raid: Rise of Azshara. Limit and Pieces will be live for the entirety of the event, with a 24/7 stream featuring the two guilds and eight others. The event will start on […]
Tournament organiser ESL has partnered with charity organisation Gamers Outreach as part of its newly-launched ‘Gaming for Good‘ initiative. Starting with IEM Chicago on July 20th-21st, ESL and Gamers Outreach will launch a collaborative campaign that focuses on awareness and fundraising. Rodrigo Samwell, Chief Marketing Officer at ESL discussed the initiative in a release: “‘Gaming […]
Trelleborg Wheel Systems has entered the esports industry by agreeing to field a team in GIANTS Software’s Farming Simulator League. The Italian tire and wheel supplier is the latest in a long list of farming brands to get involved with the league. Trelleborg Wheel Systems is no stranger to the gaming series that is Farming […]
Immortals Gaming Club has renewed the partnership between two of its properties – Immortals and MIBR – and PepsiCo brand MTN DEW AMP GAME FUEL for another year. The deal includes the creation of content and will see the energy drink brand continue to act as a jersey sponsor for both Immortals and MIBR. Esse ano […]
Riot Games has named League of Legends statistics and data visualisation service U.GG as a partner for its LCS segment, ‘This or That.’ The deal will see U.GG incorporate data into the weekly podcast and host a live version of the show at the LCS Summer Finals. Matt Archambault, Head of Esports Partnerships and Business Development for […]
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