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Misfits Gaming renews Milk It! campaign partnership

North American organisation Misfits Gaming has extended its partnership with Milk It!, a marketing campaign produced by the Milk Processor Education Program (MilkPEP). The partnership, which originally began in April 2019, will continue to focus on the organisation’s professional Fortnite players and streamers throughout 2020. Image credit: Misfits Gaming RELATED: Misfits Gaming hires Vas Roberts […]

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The most watched esports events of 2019

We’ve all seen people compare esports events viewership to that of the Super Bowl, but it’s not an accurate or fair comparison. It’s hard to know that viewership is growing without actually taking the time to review the statistics and understand the context of different events. Esports Insider collaborates with esports analytical firm Esports Charts to take a […]

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Fortnite Summer Smash to return to Australian Open

The Australian Open – a professional tennis showcase – will host a Fortnite tournament at the event in Melbourne Park on February 1st-2nd. The Fortnite Summer Smash will make its return to the Grand Slam tennis tournament after last year’s showing at the Australian Open 2019 in January. Image credit: Australian Open RELATED: Respawn Products […]

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Mixer hits back at Dr. Disrespect joke

Guy ‘Dr Disrespect’ Beahm’s the popular Twitch streamer, tried to roast Ninja’s home, but Mixer’s social media team won’t have anything of it. In August 2019 the Tyler ‘ Ninja’ Blevins’ Blender relocated triggered a cascade of popular ship jumping streamers. From the suit of Michael ‘Shroud’ Grzesiek to Corinna Kopf’s wishes to take her […]

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Fortnite generates $1.8bn in revenue in 2019

In 2019 Fortnite wasn’t as big as in 2018 but still generated $1.8bn.  According to research published by SuperData, the Royale battle generated $1.8 billion last year. In the year 2018, Fortnite finally entered the mainstream with a gigantic sales track: $2.4 billion. As revenues dropped in 2019 in Fortnite, the digital games market increased […]

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2020’s Most Awaited Esports Events

Not only amusement or a way to make extra money, but even ten million dollars in prizes are won in the recent video gaming tournaments. A single competition can make up more than a slightly prosperous pro under extraordinary circumstances. Through 2019,’ Epic Games’ offered the Fortnite winner hundreds of millions. The luckiest professional players […]

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League of Legends wins big at The Game Awards 2019

League of Legends developer Riot Games was amongst the biggest winners at The Game Awards 2019, dominating the Esports Awards category. The popular MOBA won Best Esports Game and Best Esports Event for its 2019 World Championship, while LEC mainstays Eefje “Sjokz” Depoortere and G2 Esports also received honours. Photo credit: Riot Games RELATED: UK Esports Awards crowns winners for 2019 Here’s […]