May 22, 2020

Gfinity signs multi-year agreement with F1 Esports and Virtual Grand Prix

Gfinity recently announced the extension of its relationship with Formula 1 until 2022. In doing so, Gfinity agreed to provide the main elements of the F1 Esports Series for 2020 and 2021. They will also deliver the F1 Virtual Grand Prix series later this year. Gfinity is a company that offers its experience, and services […]

May 22, 2020

Top Fortnite player Aydan holds charity streams to fight childhood cancer

Aydan Conrad is one of the best controller players Fortnite has ever seen. The young champion skyrocketed to stardom with Ghost Gaming and is now a free agent focusing on building his streaming empire while still competing in various events. At just 21, Aydan understands the importance of giving back. After his first major success […]

May 21, 2020

Call of Duty Veteran Enable on Changes to Champs, Warzone Weekend

Ian “Enable” Wyatt is one of the true esports veterans. His career extends back over a decade and he is in a rare class of player that won major tournaments in both Halo and Call of Duty. As a CoD pro, he competed for Evil Geniuses, FaZe Clan, OpTic Gaming and 100 Thieves prior to […]

May 20, 2020

Team Secret CEO John Yao talks esports and COVID-19 in interview

When people think of esports, they think of organizations, players, and teams. They think of the impact all three key points can make and fans reminisce. They travel back in time to a moment of roaring fans, shouting hosts, bright lights, and a thick atmosphere of unending passion. That is esports. An unending stream of […]

May 15, 2020

Travis Mynard goes from LCS Liaison to esports agent for United Talent Agency

For over six years Travis Mynard served as the liaison between LCS players and Riot Games. He watched as venues expanded and viewership accounts soared. Players like Faker, Uzi and Doublelift became the face of League of Legends in their countries. Last summer, he left Riot Games to be an esports agent for United Talent […]

May 12, 2020

Is Riot Games the Disney of esports?

It has become a pattern of Riot Games to spread its reach and touch as many game genres as possible. This wide breadth causes an easy comparison to be drawn to Disney, with Disney known to buy out their competitors. But as of now, Riot’s actions are fundamentally different from the titans of the film […]

May 8, 2020

G FUEL partners with Enthusiast Gaming amidst Titans turnover

COVID-19 has impacted every company in different ways. While esports has been insulated from many of the issues felt in the traditional sports world, extenuating circumstances from the virus have still caused plenty of problems. For Enthusiast Gaming’s Vancouver Titans, the virus caused a situation that proved untenable. Faced with the uncertainty posed by the […]

May 8, 2020

Activision Blizzard partners with Sportradar securing betting integrity

Activision Blizzard has signed a multiyear partnership with Sportradar. This partnership was established to help secure betting integrity and globally monitor esports titles Overwatch and Call of Duty. Sportradar will develop an integrity program for these games to stop and prevent betting-related corruption. Suppressing match-fixing and inside information abuse will be the focus of this […]

May 5, 2020

As Esports Move to Broadcast TV, iRacing dominates

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has brought about the biggest absence of sports since the first game was broadcast on television. In sports absence, sports networks have turned to esports. Whether its athletes playing video games against each other, athletes teaming up with esports pros, or high-level esports competitions, video games have taken over sports channels. […]

April 30, 2020

theScore Esports Expands to Livestreaming wiith COVID-19 Charity Event

One of the most popular YouTube channels in esports is expanding into live streaming. With over 1.2M subscribers to the YouTube channel, theScore has carved out a niche for the company on the platform. Even before the pandemic, theScore had seen an increase of 92% YoY for the start of 2020. Now the company is […]

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