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Esports Pro League enters deals with Axis Esports and eGG Network

Amateur esports tournament platform Esports Pro League has announced deals with Axis Esports and eGG Network. Tournament organiser Axis Esports has been selected as Esports Pro League’s first Malaysian franchisee, whereas Southeast Asian television channel eGG Network will broadcast the event from early 2020. Logo credit: Esports Pro League RELATED: eSports Pro League to be […]

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Team Flash takes flight with VietJet sponsorship

Southeast Asian organisation Team Flash has announced a sponsorship agreement with international airline VietJet. VietJet will be the official and exclusive airline partner of Team Flash at both domestic and international tournaments. The parties will also work together to develop Vietnamese talent. Image credit: Team Flash RELATED: Team Flash finds Chief Operating Officer in Jesal Parekh […]

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Tencent acquires majority stake in developer Supercell

Chinese technology conglomerate Tencent has taken a majority stake of Supercell, developer of Clash of Clans and Clash Royale. Tencent has previously held a 50 percent stake in the company but moved to acquire another 1.2 percent, giving it a majority stake. The new shares cost the tech giant $40 million (£30.8 million). Photo credit: Supercell RELATED: NBA […]

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Ajax eSports enters mobile gaming partnership with Azerion

AFC Ajax‘s esports division has entered partnership with Europe-focused media and tech company Azerion. The agreement will last for “at least three seasons” and concerns the development of a mobile gaming strategy. Photo credit: Ajax eSports RELATED: Ajax eSports renew Ziggo partnership & Dani Hagebeuk contract Ajax eSports is a division of AFC Ajax whose team competes at the […]

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Spacestation Mobile launches with Ash and Powerbang

North American organisation Spacestation Gaming has co-founded Spacestation Mobile with content creators Lance “Powerbang” Frisbee and Tim “Ash” Evans. The company will house all of Spacestation Gaming’s mobile initiatives and operations, including its expansion into new mobile titles and working with mobile brands. Screenshot via: Spacestation Gaming RELATED: Spacestation Gaming announces Uber Eats sponsorship Shaun “Shonduras” McBride, […]

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ESL calls in LG as phone provider for Mobile Open

Tournament organiser ESL has named technology company LG as an official partner of ESL Mobile Open presented by AT&T‘s third season. LG is only the second sponsor of the open, joining founding sponsor AT&T. Image credit: ESL RELATED: ESL Mobile Open launches with AT&T as founding sponsor Paul Brewer, Senior Vice President of Brand Partnerships at ESL discussed the partnership […]

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META Games closes $2 million seed round

Mobile game developer META Games has announced that it has raised $2 million (£1.6 million) in its seed funding round. The investment has been led by BITKRAFT Esports Ventures, with participation from Everblue Management, Crest Capital, and Klaas Kersting, among others. Logo credit: META Games RELATED: BITKRAFT and Roundhill Investments to launch dedicated esports ETF The funding will […]

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eSports Pro League to be launched in 2020

Media network and tournament platform eSports Pro League (ESPL) has been announced, with intentions of it being launched in “early 2020.” Mobile games publisher and digital entertainment company iCandy Interactive co-founded the company alongside behavioral data firm Sedania Innovator Berhad. Image credit: eSports Pro League eSports Pro League, which will also be known as eSports Pte Ltd., […]

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Team Reciprocity and LGD Gaming partner for CrossFire franchise

North American organisation Team Reciprocity has partnered with Chinese organisation LGD Gaming to secure one of 10 spots in a CrossFire franchised league. Known as LGD.REC, the franchise will be competing in the CrossFire Pro League (CFPL) on PC and the CrossFire Mobile League (CFML) on mobile. The leagues will commence in October 2019. Image credit: Team Reciprocity Team Reciprocity will pay $1.5 million (£1,220,317.50) for […]