Razer Fiscal Year 2017 Earnings Report: Growth in Revenue, Growth in Esports

Razer released its financial report for fiscal year 2017. Annual revenue grew 32.1% year-over-year to $517.9M. Revenue from peripherals grew 13.4% year-over-year to $338.7M. Earlier this year, gaming peripheral company Razer  released its financial report for fiscal year 2017 which … Read More

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Top 10 Most Watched Twitch Streamers of the Week, May 14 – May 20, 2018

Almost every day, The Esports Observer posts infographics to our social media accounts. Now, we are bringing these to the site and providing additional context. Today, we’ve got the list of top of Twitch  streamers, ranked according to the total … Read More

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Immortals and LA Valiant Join Razer’s Growing Sponsorship Portfolio

Immortals signs a two-year deal with Razer to sponsor its esports teams, including its Overwatch League franchise Los Angeles Valiant. Players from the Immortals Mobile Division will play with Razer’s gamer-targeted smartphone. “Team Razer” is the name for Razer’s sponsorship … Read More

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OPINION: Why Every Professional Gamer Needs a Team (of Professionals)

This guest article comes from Justin M. Jacobson, Esq., Vice-President at The Jacobson, P.C., a NYC-based entertainment & esports law firm. He advises a variety of professional athletes and entertainers on their trademark, copyright, contractual and business matters. Similar to … Read More

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Top 10 Most Watched Twitch Streamers of the Week, May 07 – May 13, 2018

Almost every day, The Esports Observer posts infographics to our social media accounts. Now, we are bringing these to the site and providing additional context. Today, we’ve got the list of top of Twitch  streamers, ranked according to the total … Read More

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Report: Schalke 04 to Leave EU LCS, Riot in Talks With Premier League Clubs

A report from Sport Bild says FC Schalke 04 Esports might not apply for a permanent partner slot in the 2019 EU LCS. Unicorns of Love owner Jos Mallant says his club will submit documentation, but notes that finding sponsors … 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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Cavs Legion GC Announces Founding Partnership with Rocket Mortgage

Cavs Legion Gaming Club, the NBA 2K League offshoot of the Cleveland Cavaliers, announces that Quicken Loans’ Rocket Mortgage will be one of its founding partners. Quicken Loans is also the named sponsor for the Cleveland Cavaliers’ home stadium. Rocket … Read More

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Cavs Legion GC Announces Founding Partnership with Rocket Mortgage

Cavs Legion Gaming Club, the NBA 2K League offshoot of the Cleveland Cavaliers, announces that Quicken Loans’ Rocket Mortgage will be one of its founding partners. Quicken Loans is also the named sponsor for the Cleveland Cavaliers’ home stadium. Rocket … Read More

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Razer Announces Partnership With League of Legends Team 100 Thieves

100 Thieves has signed Razer as its gaming peripheral partner. The team also has partnerships with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans. 100 Thieves is a young esports organization, but is securing big name partners. 100 Thieves … Read More

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