JBL Extends 100 Thieves Partnership, Signs LA Thieves
Audio brand JBL has extended its deal with 100 Thieves, remaining the organization’s official sound partner. The company will continue to provide its products to all 100 Thieves teams and content creators, now adding its Call of Duty League franchise LA Thieves to its portfolio. JBL will also continue its partnerships with streamers Tyler “TeeP” […]
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Published at Wed, 12 May 2021 17:56:39 +0000
By Jonno Nicholson
Los Angeles-based esports and games media company Aggregated Media has announced the launch of A8 Esports, a dedicated esports and gaming channel.
For the network’s launch, Aggregated Media has accumulated a range of content partners including event organiser Super League Gaming, gaming media outlet Game Informer, and esports talk show network Preediction.
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Esports Stadium Arlington Partners With Cook Children’s
Esports Stadium Arlington (ESA) announced Monday that it has partnered with Fort Worth, Texas-based Cook Children’s Medical Center to help raise money for children. Cook’s Children is a nationally recognized not-for-profit pediatric hospital that helps children with serious medical conditions. Working with Cook’s Children and gaming charity Extra Life, ESA will host a series of […]
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Published at Mon, 10 May 2021 22:02:08 +0000
By AFK Gaming
It’s been two years since the esports ecosystem in Southeast Asia began showing signs of accelerated growth, and the scene continues to thrive. The popularity of mobile titles has allowed SEA to be the epicentre of the discipline. The ease of access to technology and internet connection has allowed more of the population to be involved with competitive titles, thus increasing viewership. SEA even has its own ecosystem for titles that are largely unheard of in the Western world. Mobile Legends: Bang Bang is one of the region’s biggest titles, and has a thriving ecosystem behind it.
The region’s current and future potential hasn’t gone unnoticed. FaZe Clan and Team Secret both operate in the region. SEA also boasts the presence of esport entities Mineski, ONE Esports and eGG Network—all of which have been active in various verticals throughout the years.
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Intel Confirms World Open Esports Event Will Take Place Alongside Tokyo Olympics
Intel’s global Rocket League and Street Fighter tournament originally announced in 2019 is officially back on, coinciding with the Olympic Games in Tokyo. Qualifiers for both games will begin in June with regional finals held in mid-July. The Intel World Open was initially planned by Intel with the support of the IOC to lead up […]
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Published at Wed, 05 May 2021 19:17:39 +0000
By Esports Insider
Industry awards afford recognition to those that may otherwise go unnoticed at the consumer level. Alongside opportunities for sponsors to position their brands alongside recognised excellence, industry awards create a celebration and spectacle for professionals to enjoy themselves and the work their peers produce.
The GameFace Awards is an esports B2B awards programme. Founded last year by Dan Grabiner and Jeremy King, the management team behind Festival of Media has been responsible for producing global advertising sector‘s leading award programmes over the last 15 years.
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NetheRealm Studios, Bandai Namco Esports Will No Longer Work With WePlay
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment-owned NetheRealm Studios and Bandai Namco Esports issued statements Friday saying that they will no longer work with esports tournament organizer WePlay Esports. WePlay announced and world boxing cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk announced the Ultimate Fighting League, and last month it hosted the first event. In a statement on social media, Mortal […]
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Published at Sat, 01 May 2021 06:00:51 +0000
Valve’s answer to fan-created plugin enrages the CSGO community
Since the pandemic started, Valve, the developer behind the current CSGO iteration, have been under fire by the game’s community. The lack of communication and updates have been a constant complaint with fans. However, the relationship between Valve and the CSGO community reached a new low point last week. A handy plugin for CSGO streamers […]
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Published at Tue, 27 Apr 2021 15:32:28 +0000
By DELFIN DIOQUINO
Bren Esports handed Blacklist International its first loss in Season 7 of the Mobile Legends Professional League Philippines (MPL PH) following a wild come-from-behind win on Thursday, April 29.
On the verge of getting swept, Bren Esports displayed the steely nerves that made it the defending champion as it turned the tide and shocked erstwhile unbeaten Blacklist, 2-1, in their best-of-three affair.
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Huya Signs $310M, Five-Year Media Rights Deal With TJ Sports for Chinese LoL Competitions
Chinese live streaming platform Huya has signed a media rights deal with China’s League of Legends operator TJ Sports, which grants the platform exclusive broadcasting, video-on-demand, and distribution rights in China to the League of Legends Pro League (LPL), League of Legends Development League (LDL), and LPL All-Star event. According to Huya’s Form 20-F report, […]
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Published at Wed, 28 Apr 2021 05:23:09 +0000