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FACEIT and Kaspersky announce regional partnership

Esports tournament platform and tournament organiser FACEIT has announced a partnership with internet security company Kaspersky for Russian and German markets. As a result of the agreement, individuals that buy Kaspersky’s Internet Security with Gaming Mode will be able to choose between FACEIT premium subscriptions or points, dependant on the market.  (ESI Illustration) Image credit: […]

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ESI 2021 round-up: Looking forward

“Never let a good crisis go to waste,” Winston Churchill’s infamous saying goes. This was a lesson quickly gleaned by esports’ practitioners in the past two years. More important than dwelling on the past is how the pandemic’s difficult learnings are wielded in 2022 to help grow the esports industry. In order to provide a […]

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ESI 2021 round-up: Looking back

As the sun sets on yet another year defined by the unyielding effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, one can’t help but step back and admire the intrinsic resilience of the esports industry.  Unprecedented logistical shifts put in place during 2020 endured into 2021, and our digital nature as an industry meant we fared far better […]

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FACEIT and Gucci partner for grassroots esports campaign

Esports tournament organiser FACEIT has announced a grassroots esports-focused partnership with luxury fashion brand Gucci. According to the release, the two parties will work together on projects related to community growth and the self-development of esports players. Image credit: Swipe Right RELATED: Gucci enters esports with Fnatic-inspired watch This is not the first foray into […]

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Global Esports Federation unveils details on Global Esports Tour

The Global Esports Federation (GEF) has revealed details on its inaugural running of the Global Esports Tour. Coinciding with the reveal, the GEF has named event organiser and tournament platform FACEIT as a strategic partner. Credit: Global Esports Federation RELATED: Global Esports Federation strikes partnership with Flare Networks The Global Esports Tour will take place across Hearthstone, PUBG: Mobile, […]

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Key esports sponsorships and partnerships, November 2020

As always, there were plenty of notable deals made in the esports industry last month. Tokidoki and Team Liquid; Casio and FaZe Clan; ESforce and Skillbox; and many more. To keep everybody up-to-date, Esports Insider has compiled all of the most interesting, significant partnerships and sponsorships from November into a single article.  Team Liquid offers new […]

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Key esports sponsorships and partnerships, October 2020

Staying up to date with relevant news in the ever-changing esports industry can prove tasking. Thankfully, Esports Insider has streamlined the process by sifting through the most important sponsorships and partnerships this month.  There were plenty of key announcements throughout October. Below is a list composed of the month’s most significant sponsorship and partnership news.  […]