July 23, 2020

Samahoma Media Advisors looks to grow gaming initiatives amid COVID-19

In the latest esports industry news, investment advisor Samahoma Media Advisors announced their interest in helping their investor clients to fund esports and other strong media sector companies. As businesses around the world struggle amidst COVID-19, a new investment opportunity arises to aid companies. Through short term funding from the establishment of Insight Media Fund, […]

September 28, 2019

San Francisco Shock CEO Andy Miller knows his team will win

“So… looking forward to a big day on Sunday and hopefully I’ll get to talk to you all from the winner’s podium,” said Andy Miller, founder and chief executive officer of Overwatch League franchise San Francisco Shock, during Press Day. The Overwatch League Grand Finals mark the end of Season 2 and feature the second-seeded […]

September 21, 2019

Blizzard brings big changes to Hearthstone esports

IRVINE, Calif. – After surveying Masters Qualifiers and Masters Tour competitors, Blizzard Entertainment has decided to make multiple changes to the structure of these events. The changes help to improve entry-level tournaments that are one of the first stepping stones for aspiring Hearthstone pro players. Blizzard says they interviewed the competitors in order to understand […]

August 15, 2019

NRG Esports CEO on partnering with Marvel Entertainment

Disney’s Marvel Entertainment has made further investment into the esports industry with their latest sponsorship with NRG Esports. Disney made an initial esports partnership when Marvel Entertainment and Team Liquid teamed up to promote Avengers: EndGame in June. On August 2, Marvel sponsors NRG Esports and its Overwatch League team, the San Francisco Shock, for […]