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Houston Outlaws acquired by Beasley Media Group

Immortals Gaming Club has sold Overwatch League franchise Houston Outlaws to Beasley Media Group. Financial details of the acquisition have not been disclosed at the time of writing. Photo credit: Overwatch League RELATED: Immortals officially acquires Infinite Esports & Entertainment Ari Segal, CEO of Immortals Gaming Club discussed the sale in a release: “As ongoing owners […]

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Aquinas Esports garners partnership with Gamer Advantage

US-based university Aquinas College has garnered a partnership with gaming wellness company Gamer Advantage. Per the arrangement, all members of the Aquinas Esports program will be equipped with Gamer Advantage eyewear as part of the team’s official uniform. The collegiate esports program will additionally develop content as part of the partnership for both parties to […]

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Helix eSports Center to open in Patriot Place

Kraft Sports & Entertainment, Patriot Place, and Helix eSports have joined forces to announce esports complex Helix eSports Center, which will be located in Patriot Place. The 18,000 square foot venue will act as the training facility for Overwatch League franchise Boston Uprising and is set to open in January next year. Photo credit: Helix eSports Center RELATED: Team Vitality raises […]

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New Jersey accepts first esports wagers

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) gave approval for the state’s licensed sportsbooks to accept wagers on the recent League of Legends World Championship finals. The ruling marks the first time the Garden State saw wagers placed on esports, following suit from Nevada, which accepted its first esports bet on IEM Oakland in 2016 […]

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ReKTGlobal receives investment from Landon Collins

ReKTGlobal, the parent company of Rogue and London Royal Ravens, has received investment from NFL athlete Landon Collins. Financial details of the Washington Redskins athlete’s investment have not been disclosed at the time of writing. Photo credit: Emma McIntyre/Getty Images RELATED: ReKTGlobal acquires Fullcube following Rogue Nation partnership Amish Shah, Founder and Chairman of ReKTGlobal discussed the addition […]

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Wizards District Gaming lands multi-year deal with Alarm.com

NBA 2K League team Wizards District Gaming has unveiled a multi-year partnership with technology company Alarm.com. As part of the deal, Alarm.com will have its branding displayed in-game  during Wizards District Gaming’s matches and will be a jersey sponsor for the team. Photo credit: Wizards District Gaming RELATED: Giant Food and Wizards District Gaming renew partnership The two […]

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Artist Capital Management raises $100M for esports fund

Investment management firm Artist Capital Management has raised $100 million (£77.9 million) for its Artist Esports Edge Fund. The fund “seeks to provide institutional investors with concentrated exposure to leading esports companies.” Image credit: Artist Capital Management Esports Fund RELATED: 100 Thieves closes $35M Series B funding round Josh Dienstag, Chief Investment Officer of Artist Capital […]

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Monumental Sports & Entertainment launches Caps Gaming

North American sports and entertainment company Monumental Sports & Entertainment has launched esports-focused brand Caps Gaming. The company operates sports teams such as NBA’s Washington Wizards, NHL’s Washington Capitals, and WNBA’s Washington Mystics. Image credit: Monumental Sports & Entertainment RELATED: NHL legend Mike Modano invests in Tiidal Gaming Caps Gaming aims to help develop NHL’s esports scene, hosting the […]

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Complexity Gaming to sit comfortably with Herman Miller partnership

North American organisation Complexity Gaming has added furniture company Herman Miller as its official seating partner. The deal also sees Herman Miller appointed as the title sponsor of Complexity’s innovation lab at its GameStop Performance Center. Photo credit: Complexity Gaming RELATED: Complexity partners with World of Warcraft guild Limit Complexity Gaming and Herman Miller will utilise […]