The Seven Commandments of Esports Communications

ADVERTORIAL — The Story Mob is affiliated with The Esports Observer by being a BITKRAFT Esports portfolio company. This article has been guest-written by Nicola Piggott, a co-founder of The Story Mob—an international communications consultancy focused on esports. Nicola spent … Read More

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OPINION: The Marketing Dilemma of the Esports Influencer

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. With publications … Read More

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Polish Esports Report, April-May 2018: Household Brand Deals, and a CS:GO National Stadium Event

This report was guest-written by Projekt Esport, an independent community of experts from the Polish esports industry. It connects people with a very wide spectrum of qualifications, from beginners, young talents, up to experienced professionals at the highest level. According … 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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GUEST POST: A Lawyer’s Perspective on the Striking Down of PASPA and Esports Betting

 This article has been guest-written for The Esports Observer by Alex Dubin. Dubin is the chief operating officer and general counsel for SportsGrid, Inc., a licensed attorney, and a member of the NY State Bar Association.  The United States Supreme … Read More

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State of the Esports Player Union: Drawbacks and Legal Challenges

This article was guest-written for TEO by Jonathan Kogel, a transactional attorney and video game nerd out of Richmond, Virginia.  He loves all things esports, and counsels on all things contracts. He can be reached at jskogel@email.wm.edu In the past … Read More

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Tencent Outplays Facebook by Turning Users Into Gamers

This article has been guest-written for The Esports Observer by Epics.gg co-founder Mark Donovan. Epics is a digital platform that translates the experience of sports trading cards to esports. In January, the company raised $2M in a seed round. The … Read More

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