TEO Monday Morning Briefing, 13/08/2018

The Intel Extreme Masters will move from Oakland to Chicago, ESL appoints a new co-CEO, and Riot Games, DreamHack, and the NFL announce key gaming hires. Missed any of the biggest esports business news last week? The TEO Monday Morning … Read More

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DreamHack x TEO Networking Lounge Travels to CORSAIR DreamHack Masters Stockholm

The 2nd edition of the DreamHack and TEO Networking Lounge will take place at the CORSAIR DreamHack Masters Stockholm event on September 1-2. The event, sponsored by Morris Law and G-Loot, will feature panels focused on agencies in esports, the … Read More

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Dreamhack Renews Headline Sponsorship Deal with Bell for Montréal Festival

Dreamhack Canada continues headline sponsorship agreement with Bell for DreamHack Montréal 2018. The telcom will be powering a Fortnite Freeplay area at the event’s DreamExpo. DreamHack Montréal 2018 is offering $100K prize pools for Starcraft II and Counter-Strike tournaments and … 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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CMO Philip Skogsberg on Challengermode’s Expanding Platform and National Esports Leagues Plans

Amateur esports tournament platform Challengermode  has evolved a fair bit from its 2014 start, with a shift away from pay-to-enter competitions towards free tournaments for semi-pro and lower-level players outside of the pro ranks. Following a $1.3M investment round announced … Read More

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Basketball and Booze: Non-Endemic Sponsor Recap for Q2 2018

The first quarter of 2018 welcomed a wide range of new non-endemic sponsors to esports, partly thanks to newly franchised leagues like the Overwatch League  and the NA LCS . In Q2, various trends continued—food and drink brands remain strong … Read More

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Basketball and Booze: Non-Endemic Sponsor Recap for Q2 2018

The first quarter of 2018 welcomed a wide range of new non-endemic sponsors to esports, partly thanks to newly franchised leagues like the Overwatch League  and the NA LCS . In Q2, various trends continued—food and drink brands remain strong … Read More

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How Jönköping Embraces DreamHack, and What the Festival Means for the City

A number of humble cities have played a hidden role in the growth of esports. Katowice, a small industrial city in Poland, first welcomed the Intel Extreme Masters finals in 2014—an event which welcomed 169K turnstile attendees this year. Poitiers, … Read More

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