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Paul Hamilton explains how Atlanta FaZe came to be

Atlanta FaZe was recently announced as one of 12 Call of Duty League franchises, standing out from the other brands in both of Activision Blizzard’s franchised leagues. It is widely believed and rumoured that franchise names have to be exclusive to the league they’re in, though Atlanta FaZe utilises FaZe Clan‘s popular name – seemingly […]

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All 12 Call of Duty League franchises announced

In what appeared to be no time at all, each of the 12 Call of Duty League franchises confirmed their identities and branding. The inaugural season of the Call of Duty League kicks off on January 24th at the Minneapolis Armory in Minnesota. The season will consist of home series events, with each team hosting matches from its […]

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Esports investments, mergers, and acquisitions in October 2019

As the esports industry continues to grow, so does the interest in owning a piece of the pie. Celebrities and venture capitalists are investing millions of pounds, companies are merging together to consolidate, and acquisitions are becoming pretty common, too. To make things easier, Esports Insider has brought together the major investments, mergers, and acquisitions of […]

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Brett Diamond explains Minnesota RøKKR’s branding

On October 29th, Minnesota RøKKR was the latest Call of Duty League franchise to be officially announced. To dig into the franchise’s unique name, logo, and colours, Esports Insider spoke with Brett Diamond, Chief Operating Officer at WISE Ventures Esports. Screenshot via: Minnesota RøKKR ESI: Can you give us a background of the Minnesota RøKKR branding? Brett […]