Will the Chinese New Year impact Biden’s promised COVID test kits and delay esports live competition?
While the new coronavirus strains and outbreaks continue to postpone in-person tournaments and events, including sports and esports, President Joe Biden had announced in December that 500 million COVID-19 rapid test kits would be purchased and distributed to the public. However, Biden’s promise may soon prove hollow as the Chinese New Year is also rapidly […]
Top 5 Counter Strike: Global Offensive Teams of 2021
Which are the best CS:GO teams today? Defining a Top 5 is a difficult task, with deep criteria and analysis needed to make an accurate selection. While it is difficult to forget teams like the former Astralis, this top 5 only concerns the best Counter-Strike teams in activity. Adding to the ranking of HLTV organizations […]
Is NIP a Solid Pick For IEM Season XVI?
Those who follow esports closely know of Ninjas in Pyjamas’s glory and its overwhelming success in the CS:GO esports scene. Since its establishment in 2000, Sweden’s most well-known esports team has racked up wins and victories. From its very beginning, it has embodied many talented and well-known Counter-Strike players and has risen to victory with […]
Esports Industry Growth Underestimated, Will Exceed $2.5 Billion in 2022
Most projections estimate that the esports industry for competitive video gaming will surpass $1 billion in revenue in 2021. Further, Newzoo projects the industry to maintain a 15% annual growth rate reaching $1.8 billion by 2022, with revenue flowing into esports through media rights, live event ticket sales, merchandise sales, and in-game purchases, but most […]
Esports Business Models to Survive the Pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has laid waste to global economies and annihilated entire industries. However, some industries have fared better than others during the outbreak. One of these is the esports sector and its unique business models. Once the reserve of video gaming enthusiasts, the esports market grew in popularity in recent years and managed to […]
Esportz Network to Present at SiGMA Vegas Roadshow
Esportz Network is excited to announce its participation as an exhibitor and sponsor in the SiGMA Virtual Roadshow this week, held in Las Vegas on April 7. 1 week to go for the #SiGMAroadshow focus Las Vegas❗ We're bringing together interesting and engaging panels featuring industry experts to discuss new forms of gaming. ? Have […]
How do Esports Teams Make Money?
It’s no surprise that the esports industry keeps growing and it’s largely thanks to the teams creating competition and engagement. Unfortunately, these teams often struggle to survive and grow, especially during the global COVID-19 pandemic. With tournaments moving online for nearly 12 months now, earning revenue from live events is impossible. Clearly, teams are still […]
CYCLOPS coach XQQ admits he threw R6 esports match
CYCLOPS Head Coach Hibiki “XQQ” Motoyama just admitted that his team threw an official Rainbow Six Siege esports match to ensure a better seeding at the next Major. Match throwing in APAC confirmed by their head coach, just wanna point out the global rulebook minimum/maximum fines and suspensions also. pic.twitter.com/1IEiprSfZn — Fresh (@FreshR6S) October 22, […]
Esports Combine, the next big collegiate esports event
A new event to grow collegiate esports arrives with Esports Combine. Taking place from October 16 to October 18, Combine celebrates esports, players, and academia through informative panels and player recruitment. Esports Combine 2020 A three-day schedule of planned virtual workshops and panels occur throughout the event. The Combine also brings in the help of […]
League of Legends Patch 10.17 preview
Lead Gameplay Designer Mark Yetter shared a preview of what will come in the next League of Legends patch. He made sure to note that League of Legends Patch 10.17 will be smaller than a regular update. Even with a smaller patch, some important champions will receive a nerf, especially in bot lane. League of […]
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