Snapdragon Pro Series announces titles for India tournament

Tournament organiser ESL Gaming has announced that its mobile esports tournament, the Snapdragon Pro Series, will include three titles for its inaugural season in India. Snapdragon Pro Series India features Brawl Stars, Clash of Clans and Battlegrounds Mobile India events during the summer of 2022.  RELATED: ESL Gaming announces esports titles for Snapdragon Pro Series […]

Gucci and FACEIT launch Gucci Gaming Academy – Esports Insider

Esports tournament organiser and platform FACEIT has announced a partnership with high-end luxury brand Gucci. As part of the deal, both entities have launched the Gucci Gaming Academy, a development programme designed to enhance skills through dedicated coaching sessions and teamwork activities. RELATED: FACEIT secures ‘multi-million dollar’ partnership with Cake DeFi The academy will also […]

The International 11 to be held in Singapore – Esports Insider

Dota 2 has confirmed that its largest annual esports tournament, The International, will hold its 11th edition in Singapore. This marks the first time in the history of The International that the tournament will be played in Southeast Asia. Although information from the announcement video is sparse, Valve did reveal that The International 11 will take […]

NYXL, New York esports org, partners with SPORTFIVE agency

New York-based esports organisation NYXL has partnered with sports and esports agency SPORTFIVE, the two companies have announced. SPORTFIVE will serve as the exclusive commercial sales agency for NYXL and hep support the commercial development of the company. RELATED: Andbox rebrands to NYXL, announces NYC esports development plans NYXL will use SPORTFIVE’s help to support the […]

Matcherino partners with Supercell to power third-party Brawl Stars tournaments – Esports Insider

Seattle-based tournament platform Matcherino has announced a partnership with game developer and publisher Supercell for its mobile game Brawl Stars. As part of the deal, Matcherino will power third-party tournaments for Supercell’s Brawl Stars title. RELATED: Matcherino raises additional $1.5 million in funding According to a release, the tournaments will feature cash prizes, as well […]

Esports Scotland partner with Strive Sponsorship – Esports Insider

Scottish esports event and tournament operator Esports Scotland has partnered with sponsorship management company Strive Sponsorship. The partnership will see Strive help Esports Scotland streamline its commercial approach ahead of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, and beyond. RELATED: Global Esports Federation reveals titles for Commonwealth Esports Championships Strive Sponsorships has previously been enlisted by World […]

Saudi Arabian government's Public Investment Fund buys 5% stake in Nintendo – Esports Insider

The Saudi Arabian government’s Public Investment Fund (PIF) has reportedly acquired a five percent stake in game developer and publisher Nintendo. The $500bn (~£403bn) fund said it purchased the stake for ‘investment purposes’, according to a filing to Japan’s Finance Ministry reported by Bloomberg. The PIF is Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund. It has purchased […]

Red Bull announces legacy Age of Empires tournament – Esports Insider

Red Bull has announced the 2022 edition of the real-time strategy Age of Empires esports tournament Red Bull Wololo, called Red Bull Wololo: Legacy. The tournament will be played in three Age of Empires (AoE) games that have been updated for modern devices; AoE I: Definitive Edition, AoE II: Definitive Edition, and AoE IV. AMD, […]

Generation Esports acquires Military Gaming League – Esports Insider

Generation Esports, the founder of High School Esports League, has acquired US-military focused esports league Military Gaming League (MGL). Generation Esports will continue to operate online and in-person esports tournaments for the league, which provides tournaments for active service members and veterans of the US military. RELATED: Generation Esports secures $19m in funding The acquisition […]

Bravado Gaming renews partnerships, expands to Middle East and Africa – Esports Insider

South African esports organisation Bravado Gaming has announced its expansion into the Middle East and Africa. The company plans to expand operations and hire talent in Egypt, UAE, and Saudi Arabia, and also field an Egypt-based VALORANT roster. The company also renewed its partnerships with Intel, Dell Gaming, and Alienware.  RELATED: FACEIT signs MENA-focused partnership […]