September 10, 2021

Enthusiast Gaming Buys Addicting Games for $35M

Esports company Enthusiast Gaming announced this week that it will acquire Addicting Games, an upcoming brand in casual gaming, for $35 million. Longtime casual gamers will likely remember the early days of online gaming on @AddictingGames. Back in 2020 @barstoolsports discussed the nostalgia of Addicting Games in this tribute to "The Greatest Website of All […]

June 22, 2021

Adrian Montgomery, CEO of Enthusiast Gaming, talks Esports Business

The esports industry is growing quickly and it’s not all because of the teams driving fans and viewership. Businesses continue to make massive moves behind the scenes and esports organizations in Canada are no exception. Esportz Network spoke to Adrian Montgomery, CEO of Enthusiast Gaming (EGLX), regarding their success in esports which has become an impressive public […]

April 24, 2020

Enthusiast Gaming is at the forefront of sports push into esports

Owners of the Vancouver Canucks and the Rogers Arena, the Aquilini family first met esports when Dota 2’s The International sold out the Rogers Arena in 2018. Just months later, the family bought a spot in the Overwatch League. From that point on, they went on to acquire Luminosity Gaming and bought into the Call […]