Feb
15

William Hill Gets Green Light To Take Bets On Dreamhack Masters In Las Vegas

Bookmaker William Hill will offer betting during the upcoming Dreamhack Masters in Las Vegas after getting approval from the Nevada Gaming Control Board.

Feb
07

Leading UK Headhunting Firm Odgers Berndtson Enters Esports

Odgers Berndtson, one of the top global executive search firms, has dedicated resources to enter the esports scene, embracing the growth of the industry.

Jan
24

Audi Enters Esports Through Partnership With Astralis

German car maker Audi entered the esports industry by signing a $750,000 sponsorship deal with Danish CS:GO team Astralis.

Jan
19

SLIVER.tv Partners With ESL And DreamHack To Stream Events In VR

The virtual reality platform SLIVER.tv has partnered with esports organizations ESL and DreamHack to bring VR streaming to major 2017 events.

Jan
11

How Esports Became A Global Phenomenon In 2016

Last year was a watershed year for the esports industry. From media attention, to revenue, to investments, to gambling, let’s examine its growth in 2016.

Jan
02

RFRSH Entertainment Dives Into The Esports Community With Big Investment Plans

RFRSH Entertainment, a new Danish talent agency, joins the esports community with the intent to help raise new funds and grow the industry in the future.

Dec
20

3D Live-Streaming Platform Boom.tv Raises $3.5 Million In Seed Capital

Boom.tv has secured a new round of funding. The company allows live streaming of esports in 3D and will soon also support virtual reality esports streaming.

Dec
12

Can Paladins Become A Serious Competitor For Overwatch?

As Paladins reaches 5 million registered users, the team-based first-person shooter is in a good position to compete with successful titles like Overwatch.

Dec
09

ELEAGUE S2: OpTic Overpowers Astralis To Take Home The Championship

ELEAGUE Season 2, this time focused on Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, has wrapped up with OpTic Gaming besting fellow underdog Astralis to win the title.

Dec
08

Impressive Figures From League Of Legends Worlds 2016 Show How Far Esports Has Come

It’s one thing to anecdotally observe the boom surrounding competitive esports. A look at figures from League of Legends Worlds 2016 fills in the picture.