How Do You Best Monetize an Audience? Esports Team Execs Weigh In

Esports team organizations are at a crossroads. While the esports industry as a whole has been exploding in recent years, with game publishers earning the lion’s share of available revenue, teams have been left behind. Now, they have to find … Read More

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How Do You Best Monetize an Audience? Esports Team Execs Weigh In

Esports team organizations are at a crossroads. While the esports industry as a whole has been exploding in recent years, with game publishers earning the lion’s share of available revenue, teams have been left behind. Now, they have to find … Read More

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RSR Partners x HIVE New York: Full Day Recap

On Sept. 28, The Esports Observer held its first official conference: RSR Partners x HIVE New York. This full day of networking and actionable insights took place just a stone’s throw away from the Barclays Center—home of ESL  One New … Read More

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RSR Partners x HIVE New York: Full Day Recap

On Sept. 28, The Esports Observer held its first official conference: RSR Partners x HIVE New York. This full day of networking and actionable insights took place just a stone’s throw away from the Barclays Center—home of ESL  One New … Read More

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LA Valiant and SF Shock Introduce OWL California Cup Events

Two Overwatch League teams will compete in show matches in Santa Ana and Oakland this autumn. The winner of each showdown will hold the California Cup title, which will trade hands during in-season matchups between the two teams. The event … Read More

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LA Valiant and SF Shock Introduce OWL California Cup Events

Two Overwatch League teams will compete in show matches in Santa Ana and Oakland this autumn. The winner of each showdown will hold the California Cup title, which will trade hands during in-season matchups between the two teams. The event … Read More

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HIVE Insights: Immortals CEO Whinston – “More Teams in More Games Isn’t Growth”

The earliest days of the North American League of Legends Championship Series  (LCS) were dominated by endemic, player-run organizations like Team SoloMid  and Counter Logic Gaming . But as the LCS grew, it became one of the most attractive avenues … Read More

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Razer H1 2018 Earnings Report: Fortnite Drives 30.6% Hardware Sales Growth

Gaming accessory brand Razer  has released its financial results for the first half of 2018, which ended June 30, announcing a third year in a row of first half revenue growth. Total revenue for H1 2018 was $274.2M USD, up … Read More

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NRG Esports, CLG, 100 Thieves, and Others Believe in the Clash Royale League

“Everyone has a cell phone,” says Brett Lautenbach. “That’s why mobile esports has room for success.” Sitting in a conference room in downtown Los Angeles, the president of NRG Esports is surrounded by team owners, managers, executives, and players from … Read More

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