June 7, 2021

Overwatch League June Joust Tournament teams

Overwatch League recently released the brackets for the next big upcoming esports event, the OWL 2021 June Joust Tournament, starting June 10. Did you miss us, Hawaii? Because we missed you! The #OWL2021 June Joust bracket is set, and we're ready to hang ten live from @uhmanoa! pic.twitter.com/JMi0Xhwc2U — Overwatch League (@overwatchleague) June 7, 2021 […]

June 5, 2021

TSM and FTX sign “Largest Deal in Esports History”

Esports organization TSM teased and finally announced what they call the “largest deal in esports history” in a $210 million renaming deal with cryptocurrency company FTX. It's time for a new era of TSM. Welcome to the family @FTX_Official pic.twitter.com/VLofrUlmSU — TSM FTX (@TSM) June 4, 2021 TSM FTX Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange FTX worked […]

June 4, 2021

LiveHive Platform launches to Boost Mobile Gaming

Innovative Colorado-based company LiveHive introduced a new software as a service (SaaS) platform solution to improve marketing campaigns for e-commerce and mobile gaming. LiveHive Platform The new service looks to primarily help small to medium size businesses tap into quick-growing markets. Effective and low-cost marketing solutions driven by artificial intelligence, machine learning, and neuroeconomics are […]

June 3, 2021

Gameacon 2021, a gaming conference presented by Black Dog Gaming

The next addition in high-quality gaming conferences and expos arrives with Gameacon, presented by Black Dog Gaming. We are so excited to announce we're teaming up with @Gameacon to host an indie game developer conference on August 14-15, 2021, at Agua Caliente Resort and Casino in Rancho Mirage, CA. Learn More: https://t.co/uNPo2nPkhs#gameacon #blackdoggaming #blackdogventurepartners #event […]

June 3, 2021

How does LAN vs Online affect Esports Betting?

When the coronavirus pandemic brought everything to a halt in 2020, esports remained largely unscathed. As live sports events were canceled due to social distancing norms, esports transitioned to an online format. The near-seamless transition was due to the industry’s experience hosting online events for years. So how did that affect LAN events when it […]

June 2, 2021

Mercedes-AMG Petronas Esports partners with SteelSeries

Formula 1 esports team Mercedes-AMG Petronas announced a new partnership with SteelSeries to mark them as an exclusive peripherals provider. Vroom Vroom💨 We’ve joined forces with the @Mercedesamgf1 Esports Team as their exclusive peripherals supplier🏆 Kicking off the partnership, we’re creating limited-edition mice, keyboards, and headsets specifically crafted for the team🔥 details 👉 https://t.co/02XtM4Qyrj pic.twitter.com/6gOfyfFV4M […]

June 1, 2021

Weplay Animajor Wildcard Team Previews

WePlay! Esports returns to host tournaments with WePlay Animajor, the second Dota 2 esports Major of the 2021 DPC season. The tournament holds an anime-theme and features the best teams from across the world. It takes place in Kriv, Ukraine and most of the teams have already arrived at the venue. The #WePlayAniMajor will finally […]

June 1, 2021

Intel World Open Street Fighter V Series

Intel World Open returns for another year after postponing the 2020 circuit due to the pandemic canceling the Olympics. The 2021 season will feature a $250 thousand prize pool for Street Fighter V. Although the Path To Tokyo will not be featured as part of the Street Fighter V Pro Tour or Street Fighter League […]

June 1, 2021

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 […]

May 30, 2021

VCT Masters Reykjavík won by NA Sentinels

Seven long days of VALORANT esports culminated today as VALORANT Champions Tour (VCT) Stage 2 Masters Reykjavík, the first big international tournament from Riot Games on this shooter, ended today with North America coming out on top as Sentinels beat FNATIC in the grand finals. [email protected] take the series win in the Grand Finals! #VALORANTMasters […]