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Trovo teams up with Challengermode to create prize pool fund for PUBG MOBILE

Esports tournament platform Challengermode has partnered with streaming platform Trovo to create a prize pool fund for PUBG MOBILE teams and esports organisers. As a result of the partnership, a monthly prize pool of $2,000 (~£1,512) will be distributed to PUBG MOBILE teams and tournament organisers through the fund based on applications.  Image credit: Trovo / Challengermode […]

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British Esports Association partners with College of Esports

The British Esports Association has announced an ‘exclusive’ partnership with the College of Esports, a university-level institution dedicated to esports degrees. As a result, the association will provide its industry expertise as part of the college’s foundation, undergraduate, and postgraduate courses. The courses will be held at its campus inside the Velodrome at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic […]

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Nicole Musicco joins Enthusiast Gaming’s Board of Directors

Toronto-based media and content platform Enthusiast Gaming has announced the appointment of Nicole Musicco to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Through her new role, Musicco aims to leverage her expertise in global technology industries to build and grow Enthusiast Gaming’s platform. (ESI Illustration) Image credit: Enthusiast Gaming/ Nicole Musicco RELATED: Enthusiast Gaming acquires U.GG […]

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Bayes: Esports data value degradation

Dr. Darina Goldin, Director of Data Science at Bayes Esports, writes for Esports Insider to discuss the true value of esports data. Pictured: Dr. Darina Goldin. Photo credit: Bayes Esports RELATED: Riot Games and Bayes Esports extend data partnership  Data is the oil of the 21st century. Betting needs historical data to create accurate prediction […]

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Engelbert Strauss becomes named sponsor of Prime League

Esports agency and production company Freaks 4U Gaming has announced German workwear brand Engelbert Strauss as the named sponsor of the Prime League, a League of Legends competition in the DACH region. The multi-year deal will see the European regional league be renamed to the Strauss Prime League as of January 2022. Image credit: Freaks 4U Gaming, Prime League RELATED: […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Manny Pacquiao-backed gaming and esports brand Team Pacquiao GG launches

When 42-year-old Manny Pacquiao announced he’d be hanging up his gloves in September in a video on his official Facebook account, the former eight-division champion didn’t mention his pursuit of an entirely different fight. In a press conference just days before, Senator Pacquiao announced that he accepted the nomination of his affiliated party as a […]

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Key takeaways from ESI Digital Winter 2021

Yesterday, Esports Insider concluded its final event of the year as over 170 virtual attendees opened their laptops to take part in ESI Digital Winter. With topics ranging from fan engagement to esports ecosystems, experts from across the industry collated to discuss some of the sector’s major talking points.  For those who were unable to […]

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Allied Esports and Cyberathlete Championship Series partner with Challengermode

Esports entertainment company Allied Esports and the Cyberathlete Championship Series (CCS) have announced a partnership with tournament platform Challengermode. The partnership will see all parties collaborate to host European and North American qualifiers for the 2022 Six Invitational. Image credit: Rainbow Six Siege RELATED: Challengermode partners with International Esports Federation The qualifiers for both regions will begin […]