Monthly Archives: April 2019

North American organisation Pittsburgh Knights has announced SmileDirectClub as its ‘smile confidence’ partner. The teledentristry company’s first foray into esports will see it provide its services to Knights’ players and personalities and sponsor a new weekly video series. Image credit: Pittsburgh Knights James O’Connor, President of Pittsburgh Knights commented in a release: “I think a lot of esports fans will...
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North American esports organisation compLexity Gaming has entered a partnership with Taiwanese technology corporation MSI. As part of the deal, the organisation will exclusively use MSI’s desktops, video cards, motherboards, laptops, and monitors. The partnership will also include activations at trade shows and events. Image credit: compLexity Gaming Daniel Herz, CRO and Vice President of compLexity Gaming commented on...
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Bud Light has been named as the officialOverwatch League beer sponsor after the league announced a deal withAnheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) partnering with them for the rest of the 2019 season. The deal comes just before the Overwatch League goes on the road with its first event away from the Blizzard Arena. The newly christened Dallas Bud Light...
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Team Vitality is building its own headquarters in Paris and Team Liquid’s parent company has secured even more capital. This week in esports has been interesting, to say the least, and we’ve rounded up the biggest stories for you. We also have a twice-weekly newsletter that informs you of every significant happening in the business...
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Full Sail University is set to open a $6m (£4.66m) esports arena next month, named The Fortress.  The University have claimed that The Fortress will be the largest esports arena on a college campus in the United States. Boasting a 500-person capacity with the ability to support 100 players at a single time. Construction started back in June...
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aXiomatic, the parent company of esports organisation Team Liquid, have announced they have raised $21.5 million (£16.6 million) in funding from several undisclosed investors. aXiomatic has raised $21.5 million from several investors Image Credit: aXiomatic Details of the funding were revealed via a recent SEC filing, with aXiomatic yet to comment on the news. According to the SEC...
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Team Vitality have announced a collaboration with HKS Sports and Entertainment to create their first esports facility in Paris. The goal of the collaboration is to transform the organisation from digital to physical in central Paris. The new multi-use space will act as a flagship for Team Vitality’s internal and external operations. The intention is to showcase its...
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Australian touring car racing competition Supercars has partnered with Gfinity Esports Australia to bring sim racing back down under. The partnership will see the 2019 Gfinity Supercars Eseries commence in August, and run through to the end of November. Image Credit: Supercars Championship The competition will use online racing simulation service iRacing – who has made some noise lately through the Porsche Esports Supercup – and...
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Telecommunications manufacturer Qualcomm has joined up with Tencent and Vivo on the development of a new AI venture dubbed ‘Project Imagination’. Image Credit: Tencent The joint announcement from all three companies came during the Qualcomm AI Day in Shenzhen. As part of Project Imagination, testing will utilize Vivo’s latest powerful, high-performance smartphone, the iQOO. The phone is said to be purpose-built...
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A notable UK esports organisation, Lightning Pandas, has today announced that the team has ceased operations due to financial challenges and internal factors. Lightning Pandas launched back in 2014, founded by Michael Craddock and ShaneMcKerral. During their first spell as an organisation, they competed at the Call of Duty Championship 2014, Gfinity Pro League Ghosts Season 1, and EGL 13 Blackpool. Image Credit:...
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