HIVE Insights: 8 Lessons Learned From TEO x HIVE Speakers

On September 28, marketers, investors, and some of the most experienced esports experts in the world will convene in New York City for the HIVE esports business conference. Through our HIVE Insights series, The Esports Observer has interviewed many of … Read More

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Jens Hilgers, BITKRAFT – “Few People Put Their Life Savings on the Line to Build an Esports Business Back in the 90’s”

To approach video games as an entrepreneur, one must couple a genuine passion for the medium with a clear vision on where to take it. Esports is just one part of gaming, but is already a global industry, boasting bluechip … Read More

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Jens Hilgers, BITKRAFT – “Few People Put Their Life Savings on the Line to Build an Esports Business Back in the 90’s”

To approach video games as an entrepreneur, one must couple a genuine passion for the medium with a clear vision on where to take it. Esports is just one part of gaming, but is already a global industry, boasting bluechip … Read More

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Jens Hilgers, BITKRAFT – “Few People Put Their Life Savings on the Line to Build an Esports Business Back in the 90’s”

To approach video games as an entrepreneur, one must couple a genuine passion for the medium with a clear vision on where to take it. Esports is just one part of gaming, but is already a global industry, boasting bluechip … Read More

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Olympic Esports Forum: Gender Equality Panel Calls for More Women Players

PMS Clan founder Amber Dalton calls for getting “girls early” into esports via amateur leagues. Sarah Lewis from AIOWF proposes mixed gender competitions. BITKRAFT founding partner Jens Hilgers believes esports has a responsibility to “encourage diversity.” Stakeholders from the gaming, … Read More

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Olympic Esports Forum: Gender Equality Panel Calls for More Women Players

PMS Clan founder Amber Dalton calls for getting “girls early” into esports via amateur leagues. Sarah Lewis from AIOWF proposes mixed gender competitions. BITKRAFT founding partner Jens Hilgers believes esports has a responsibility to “encourage diversity.” Stakeholders from the gaming, … Read More

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TEO Is Bringing Esports Business to the Big Apple With Its HIVE Conference

The Esports Observer recently launched into the B2B events space, and is preparing to launch the pilot in our HIVE conference series. The first iteration will be located in the thriving esports hub of New York City on September 28, … Read More

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Team Liquid Parent Company aXiomatic Raises $25M in Series B Funding

aXiomatic, which owns a controlling stake in Team Liquid, has raised $25M in series B investment. Bruce Karsh, executive board member of the Golden State Warriors and president of Oaktree Capital Management, led the round. Other backers include Ted Leonsis, … Read More

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TEO Monday Morning Briefing, 21/05/2018

Esports takes its next steps on a potential pathway to the Olympics, DreamHack adds a new co-CEO, and Immortals are the latest org to join up with Team Razer. Missed any of the biggest esports business news last week? The … Read More

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