Top 10 Most Watched Twitch Streamers of the Week, July 09 – July 15, 2018

Despite its faults, the Fortnite Summer Skirmish event had a huge influence on streamer performance. Meanwhile, we see what a convention appearance does to Ninja’s viewership. Every Monday, TEO releases a list of the top 10 Twitch  streamers, ranked by … Read More

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OPINION: Lag and Tedium Leads to Fortnite Summer Skirmish’s Chaotic Start

Bad lag, tedious gameplay, and player outrage all marred the first tournament of Epic Game’s Summer Skirmish esports campaign, highlighting the challenges of battle royale as a spectator sport. Last week, Fortnite  creator Epic Games  announced its first official foray … Read More

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Esports Integrity Coalition Regulations Go into Effect for Superliga Orange

ESIC regulations are now in effect for the LVP Superliga Orange. Superliga Orange will now follow ESIC’s code of conduct, ethics, and anti-corruption. The regulation of a European Regional League creates an interesting dynamic between ESIC and Riot Games. Regulations … Read More

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Garena’s League of Legends Client Gets ‘Cryptojacked’ by Coinhive Malware

Garena, the publisher of League of Legends in the Philippines, has released a statement regarding last week’s “cryptojacking” of its client. Specifically, a line of Javascript was embedded into the client without Garena’s knowledge. Cryptojacking is becoming increasingly common, primarily … Read More

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TEO Monday Morning Briefing, 16/07/2018

Blizzard brings the Overwatch League to ESPN and ABC, Rick Fox will host a meeting between Olympians and esports stakeholders, and Epic Games kicks off a year of Fortnite esports. Missed any of the biggest esports business news last week? … Read More

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Newzoo Report: Less than 12% of Taiwan’s Online Population Regularly Watch Esports

Newzoo’s report on Taiwan’s gaming market shows that 12% of the online population that is aware of esports watches esports content multiple times a month. 54% of the total online population watches gaming video content. 72% of esports viewers said … Read More

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Luminosity Gaming Signs Exclusive Partnership with Universal Music Canada

Luminosity Gaming has signed an exclusive partnership deal with Universal Music Canada. The partnership will enable the companies to develop cross-promotional content. Both companies are headquartered in Toronto, allowing the partnership to include local activations and further establish Luminosity Gaming … Read More

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