TEO Monday Morning Briefing, 28/05/2018

Fortnite gears up for esports with a $100M prize pool, ESL One debuts multiple new sponsors in Birmingham, and League of Legends makes its way to ESPN—though it might not be the deal everyone was hoping for. Missed any of … Read More

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Challengermode Looks to Bridge Amateur and Professional Esports With National Esports Leagues

Challengermode is looking to develop a network of interconnected esports leagues in Europe called the National Esports Leagues. The NEL will host regional leagues for CS:GO, PUBG, and League of Legends. The goal of the NEL is to provide a … Read More

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Challengermode Looks to Bridge Amateur and Professional Esports With National Esports Leagues

Challengermode is looking to develop a network of interconnected esports leagues in Europe called the National Esports Leagues. The NEL will host regional leagues for CS:GO, PUBG, and League of Legends. The goal of the NEL is to provide a … Read More

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FaZe Clan Signs Peripheral Partnership Deal with SteelSeries

SteelSeries will be the exclusive peripheral sponsor for all teams playing under FaZe Clan. The deal includes sleeve logo placement on FaZe Clan jerseys. SteelSeries also currently sponsors team orgs Evil Geniuses, North, and Cavs Legion GC. FaZe Clan  has … Read More

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BBC Three to Broadcast Live Coverage of ESL One Birmingham

Online TV channel BBC Three will broadcast semi-final and final matches from ESL One Birmingham. Coverage will feature BBC Radio 1 presenter Julia Hardy, alongside professional Dota 2 casters. This will be the first ESL event broadcast by the BBC, … Read More

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Turtle Beach Partners With OpTic OWL Franchise, the Houston Outlaws

Overwatch League team the Houston Outlaws will promote Turtle Beach headsets and gear in training, streams, and practice. Turtle Beach has been partnered with the Outlaws’ parent, OpTic Gaming, since 2017. Houston Outlaws also have a sponsorship deal with T-Mobile, … Read More

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Most Watched Twitch Content of the Week, May 14 – May 20, 2018

This week on Twitch, Fortnite Fridays stimulated growth for the title, League of Legends’ MSI grew 53% Year over Year, and Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege is on track for sustainable growth. Every week, The Esports Observer breaks down the … Read More

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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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NBA 2K League Partnerships: Cavs and The Raynor Group, Wizards and Bud Light

Cleveland Cavaliers’ NBA 2K League team, Cavs Legion GC, announced the Raynor Group as its official gaming chair partner. Wizards District Gaming sign a deal with Bud Light that includes two video series and sponsored watch parties. This is the … Read More

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