On 30th April, Esports Insider’s sister magazine, The Esports Journal, will release its eighth edition.
The Esports Journal — ran in conjunction with LATAM Media Group (LMG), who produce the Spanish edition — is an industry-leading B2B esports magazine and will comprise interviews with some of the industry’s biggest names, as well as unique, insightful narrative pieces.
Each week, ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest is available on all major podcast platforms and is also available in written form below. On this week’s ESI Digest we cover, Olympic Virtual Series’ launch, ePremier […]
Unsigned Group, a talent agency co-owned by Coldplay’s Guy Berryman, has announced its move into esports by signing Nicolai ‘dev1ce’ Reedtz to its roster of clients. The signing coincides with the CS:GO player’s transfer to Ninjas in Pyjamas, with the contract co-negotiated by Unsigned Group. RELATED: BLAST Premier secures eight media rights deals According to […]
Austrian organisation Wave Esports has announced a partnership with energy drinks brand Red Bull. According to the release, the partnership will see Wave utilise ‘Red Bull’s infrastructure’ to assist in the development of the organisation’s VALORANT roster. RELATED: Wave Esports unveils Logitech as first partner In addition, the energy drink brand’s support is also expected to […]
Kyle Scott, formerly of North American organisation NRG Esports, has joined influencer marketing agency QYOU Media as its Vice President of Global Partnerships. In his new role, Scott will help develop the agency’s global brand partnerships across a range of verticals, including esports and gaming. RELATED: NRG Esports enters partnership with Shots Studios In March 2019, Scott joined […]
Esports entertainment and events company TGS Esports has signed a letter of intent to acquire fighting game tournament organiser Even Matchup Gaming (EMG) for CAD$1.1m (~£635,600). EMG owns and operates Canadian fighting game event Get On My Level (GOML) and New York-based Super Smash Bros tournament Let’s Make Moves. RELATED: TGS Esports forms new management firm Discover […]
Energy drinks firm Red Bull has announced that its Fighting Game Community (FGC) LAN event, Red Bull Kumite, will take place in London on May 22nd – 23rd at the Red Bull Gaming Sphere. Day one of Red Bull Kumite London will include an exclusive showcase of Guilty Gear’s latest instalment, Guilty Gear Strive. Meanwhile, […]
The SMITE Pro League (SPL) has named North American computer hardware company Alienware as the title sponsor for its eighth season. The partnership will see Alienware fit Hi-Rez Studios’ production studio and SPL’s player houses with its equipment, such as Aurora Ryzen Edition desktop PCs. RELATED: Hi-Rez Studios launches Creativity Unchained remote work policy Alongside […]
Esports Fashion Group, a new firm founded by Warren Fish, Owen Fish, Ali Rezvan, and Alex Bienert, has announced its formation and unveiled its first event, Esports Fashion Week. According to the release, Esports Fashion Week is projected for Q3 2021, with the event expected to be a ‘first-of-its-kind hub’ for brands within the industry […]
The League Championship Series (LCS) has partnered with California-based esports analytics startup Mobalytics to bolster LCS’ new amateur esports ecosystem. As a result of the partnership, Mobalytics has launched an updated version of its esports analytics website, which is designed to help team scouts and esports fans follow amateur action by providing statistics, rankings, VODs […]
Women-led gaming lifestyle company Queens Gaming Collective has announced a partnership with digital media firm, and PodcastOne owner, LiveXLive Media. The deal will see LiveXLive and Queens Gaming Collective create and produce a variety of original content that will go into and across the media firm’s global distribution platforms. This is the media company’s first […]
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ESI Digital Events 2021
Our ESI Digital series for 2021 will offer education, networking and debate on everything related to the business of esports.
Following the conclusion of ESI Digital Spring, we still have two more events in our digital calendar. These are ESI Digital Summer [8-9th September], and ESI Digital Winter [1st-2nd December]