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GGTech apoints Kathy Chiang as COO for NA department

Tech company GGTech Entertainment has appointed Kathy Chiang as its new Chief Operating Officer for North America. Through her new role, Chiang aims to boost GGTech’s development and bring collegiate esports series UNIVERSITY Esports to the region. Image credit: GGTech Entertainment RELATED: LG Electronics and Evil Geniuses launch collegiate Invitational Through a post on LinkedIn, Kathy […]

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Team MCES unveils partnership with BX Gaming

French esports organisation Team MCES has announced a partnership with gaming chair manufacturer BX Gaming.  As a part of the deal, BX Gaming will equip MCES’s gaming facilities and athletes with gaming chairs and desks. Image credit: MCES RELATED: Team MCES unveils partnership with Aspire Zone Foundation According to the release, the partnership aims to […]

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ESPL and HomeBois partner to launch Academy Championship

Esports tournament and platform provider Esports Players League (ESPL) has partnered with Malaysian esports organisation HomeBois. As a result of the deal, both parties will collaborate to host the inaugural Academy Championship in Malaysia in December. Image credit: ESPL, HomeBois RELATED: ESPL and Warner Music India debut ‘world’s first’ synchronised song release, esports tournament Registrations for The Academy […]

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Rivalry Q3 2021 results outline record revenue and betting handle

Sports betting and media company Rivalry has posted its Q3 2021 results, outlining record revenue, betting handle, and further expansion plans in 2022. The Canadian operator’s overall betting handle was $23.2m CAD (~£13.76m) in the quarter, up 141 percent from the previous year in Q3 2020. Rivalry additionally netted $3.7m (~£2.19m) in revenue, an impressive […]

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Esports Insider announces updated agenda and return of ESI Hall of Fame for ESI Digital Winter 2021

Taking place online on December 1st and 2nd, ESI Digital Winter is the sixth edition of ESI’s successful Digital Events programme. The conference allows attendees from around the globe to network, explore, educate and be educated in the esports space regardless of travel restrictions. Following on from ESI Digital Summer, ESI Digital Winter promises more […]

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JLINGZ esports teams up with Recast

Jesse Lingard-owned esports organisation JLINGZ esports has partnered with video platform Recast. The agreement will see fans given access to regular exclusive JLINGZ esports content on Recast, such as gaming highlights and insights. Moreover, the organisation will utilise the video platform’s ‘unique’ monetisation model. (ESI Illustration) Pictured left to right: Jesse Lingard, Andy Meikle. Image […]

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Metafy announces acquisition of GamersRdy

Esports and gaming coaching platform Metafy has announced the acquisition of its former competitor GamersRdy.  According to the release, the purchase is aligned with both company’s mission to ‘help players improve at the games they love through coaching, training and development’. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. (ESI Illustration) Image credit: Metafy / […]