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January 22, 2021

ESL Gaming and Blizzard partner for Hearthstone esports

Today, ESL Gaming announced a two-year partnership with Blizzard Entertainment to operate its Hearthstone esports ecosystem. Taking hold of Hearthstone, ESL Gaming will orchestrate all upcoming esports-related events, such as the Grandmasters and the Hearthstone Masters Tours, all of which entails a prize pool of $3 million per calendar year. Today we're thrilled to announce […]

January 20, 2021

Allied Esports Entertainment sells World Poker Tour to Element

Global organization Allied Esports Entertainment (NASDAQ: AESE) announced today that it plans to sell all business and assets for World Poker Tour to Element Partners, a private investment vehicle. Allied Esports Entertainment Announces the Sale of World Poker Tour to Element Partners, LLC. Here is WPT CEO Adam Pliska (@pliska007) with more. ♠️ https://t.co/2ulzWZz6Et pic.twitter.com/GknAQJUVKu […]

January 8, 2021

Uconnect Esports and MSI partner for 2021 esports

Gaming sponsorship marketplace and esports organizer Uconnect Esports announced its partnership with MSI. The technology corporation has joined forces with Uconnect to launch a collegiate esports program for 2021. The program will support various areas in the collegiate scene and aid in its growth, including in the upcoming Collegiate Rising Winter. Additionally, it will provide […]

December 29, 2020

Steam hits 23 million concurrent record this Christmas

Steam made headlines recently as it peaked with a new record of concurrent active video game players this Christmas. Toppling last year’s mark at 15.8 million, the platform surpassed itself with 1.5 times the number of players it had in 2019. Thanks to popular games like CS:GO, Cyberpunk 2077, and more, a peak of 23 […]