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IBM enters esports, Team Vitality opens facility in Stade de France | ESI Digest #13

Each week, ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest is available on all major podcast platforms and is also available in written form below. This week on ESI Digest, we cover Team Vitality’s new facility in Stade de […]

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Astrails Group enters commercial partnership with Cavea

Danish organisation Astralis Group has entered a commercial partnership with sponsorship and analytics firm Cavea for an undisclosed term. The deal will see Cavea provide social media analytics across all of Astralis’ media channels. Credit: Astralis Group RELATED: Fnatic enters commercial partnership with Cavea Astralis joins the likes of Swedish organisation Ninjas in Pyjamas, British organisations Fnatic and Excel […]

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Team Vitality and Renault unveil performance facility in Stade de France

French organisation Team Vitality, working alongside the Renault Group, has strengthened its F1 Esports team ahead of the new season. A new performance development centre located in the heart of the Stade de France is entirely dedicated to the training of Team Vitality athletes. Credit: Team Vitality RELATED: Team Vitality enters multi-year partnership with CORSAIR Earlier this […]

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The NUEL enters health-focused partnership with Gscience

UK-focused university esports organiser The NUEL has established a strategic, health-based partnership with Gscience. The alliance is described as long-term but the length of the deal has not been disclosed at the time of writing. Credit: The NUEL RELATED: The NUEL establishes partnership with Levi’s Aiming to develop “healthy gaming strategies” to promote both physical and […]

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ESL unveils Bitburger 0.0% as partner for ESL One Germany

Tournament organiser ESL has unveiled non-alcoholic beer brand Bitburger 0.0% as an official partner for the ESL One Germany Dota 2 tournament.  Alongside partnering ESL One Germany, the beer brand will also serve as a partner to all ESL Dota 2 esports events in Germany. Credit: ESL RELATED: ESL Meisterschaft adds Bitburger 0.0% as refreshment partner The deal marks the […]

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IBM enters esports with Overwatch League data and sponsorship deal

Global technology and data services firm IBM has entered into an analytics and sponsorship deal with Overwatch League, which runs through the 2022 season. The deal is IBM’s first foray into esports and kicks off with the company presenting this weekend’s in-progress Overwatch League Grand Finals competition. Credit: Overwatch League RELATED: Data startup PandaScore raises €5 […]

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Super 25 Week 6 Preview: No. 1 IMG Academy and No. 2 Duncanville’s heavyweight battle, No. 7 Chandler being put to the test against Pinnacle

Strap in, high school football fans. This is going to one action-packed week of football across the country. The marquee game of the weekend is No. 1 IMG Academy vs. No. 2 Duncanville, but those two schools are not the only USA Today Super 25 teams faced with intriguing matchups in Week 6. No. 7 […]