Alienware Tagged as PC and Monitor Partner for All 2018 ESL One Events

Alienware has been named the official PC and monitor sponsor for all ESL One events through Katowice 2019. The gamer-focused hardware company will be providing player monitors, analyst laptops, and hosting engagement programming. This is a prime example of ESL’s … Read More

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NODWIN Appoints Event Sponsorship Sales to London Agency Hugh Holland

London sponsorship agency Hugh Holland has been selected to sell NODWIN’s esports event sponsorships through February 2019. NODWIN, who recently sold a majority share to Indian mobile esports developer Nazara Technology, is a core player in India’s esports scene. Hugh … Read More

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NODWIN Appoints Event Sponsorship Sales to London Agency Hugh Holland

London sponsorship agency Hugh Holland has been selected to sell NODWIN’s esports event sponsorships through February 2019. NODWIN, who recently sold a majority share to Indian mobile esports developer Nazara Technology, is a core player in India’s esports scene. Hugh … Read More

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Quarterback Raises $2.5M in Seed Funding, Plans Expansion Into ‘Four to Five’ More Games

Esports fan engagement platform Quarterback raises $2.5M in seed funding. BITKRAFT Esports Ventures led the round, with other backers including Crest Capital Ventures, Deep Space Ventures, UpWest Labs and other angel investors. The platform uses computer vision, machine learning, and … Read More

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Riot Games Wins Sports Emmy for Outstanding Live Graphic Design

Riot Games  received a Sports Emmy for Outstanding Live Graphic Design last night at the 39th Annual Sports Emmy Awards. The awards show, which recognizes “excellence in American sports television programming,” awarded the prize to Riot for the company’s work … Read More

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Razer Partners With Singtel, Will Link Digital Payment Systems

Razer and telecommunications company Singtel are joining in a strategic partnership. Razer’s virtual currency zGold will be integrated into Singtel’s growing digital wallet network. The memorandum of understanding between the two companies includes fostering the SEA esports industry, with plans … Read More

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Bluehole Details Chinese PUBG Hack Developer Arrests

Chinese authorities have arrested 15 suspects for “developing hack programs, hosting marketplaces for hack programs, and brokering transactions.” These programs targeted last year’s breakout hit PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUNDS and often included hidden malicious code that stole user information or worse. There’s … Read More

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