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Envy Gaming join forces with Generation Esports

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Dallas-based esports organisation Envy Gaming has announced a partnership with Generation Esports, the founder and operator of the High School Esports League (HSEL) and Middle School Esports League (MSEL). As a part of the deal, Envy Gaming has been named…

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Battlegrounds Mobile India – The Esports Observer

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PUBG Mobile will return to India, albeit under a new name, according to an announcement from Soth Korean video game developer Krafton, Inc.. The game will be released under the new name, Battlegrounds Mobile India, and will be launched as…

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LOOT.BET acquired in Intema Solutions deal

admin by admin | News | 0 Comments | May 5, 2021

Canadian information technology company Intema Solutions has signed a letter of intent to acquire Livestream Gaming Ltd, owner of esports betting platform LOOT.BET. The transaction will see Intema acquire all of the issued and outstanding Livestream securities for $14.75m (~£10.6m)….

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Intel Confirms World Open Esports Event Will Take Place Alongside Tokyo Olympics – The Esports Observer

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Intel’s global Rocket League and Street Fighter tournament originally announced in 2019 is officially back on, coinciding with the Olympic Games in Tokyo. Qualifiers for both games will begin in June with regional finals held in mid-July. The Intel World…

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Riot Games unveils esports plans for VALORANT, Wild Rift, and Teamfight Tactics

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Riot Games has revealed that League of Legends: Wild Rift, the publisher’s mobile MOBA title, will launch its first-ever global esports tournament in the fourth quarter of 2021. The announcement was made during Riot Games’ media event earlier today, with…

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Julien Dupont joins Fnatic as Partner Development Director

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London-based esports organisation Fnatic has appointed Julien dupont to the role of Partner Development Director. Dupont previously served as Head of Partnerships at Team Vitality beginning in 2019. In a LinkedIn post, Dupont said that Fnatic aims to grow its…

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Garena Streaming Platform BOOYAH! to Sponsor Brazilian Organization Fluxo – The Esports Observer

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BOOYAH!, a streaming platform created and owned by Garena, announced the Brazilian organization Fluxo as its newest partner. The deal grants a sponsorship fee to Fluxo, the BOOYAH! brand displayed on the team’s jersey, and exclusivity to BOOYAH! of streams…

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Antitrust Expert Jeffrey S. Jacobovitz on What’s at Stake for Apple and Epic in Legal Battle – The Esports Observer

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Almost 10 months in the making, Epic Games is finally facing off against Apple in an Oakland, California, court in an antitrust court battle that could have long-term ramifications for not only Apple but other closed app marketplaces where platform…

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Key Highlights from the Epic Games v. Apple Antitrust Lawsuit – The Esports Observer

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While the legal fight between Apple and Epic Games over antitrust claims has just begun, some interesting facts are coming out of court documents and early witness testimony, giving the public a glimpse inside the inner workings of some of…

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Fierce PC named as latest Red Bull Racing Esports partner

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UK-based computer building company Fierce PC has been named the official PC partner of simulation racing team Red Bull Racing Sports. The deal will see Fierce PC provide a range of high-end computers to the team’s drivers and its dedicated…

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