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Tencent’s TiMi Studios to Invest $154M for 2021 Honor of

Tencent’s TiMi Studios to Invest $154M for 2021 Honor of Kings Esports, HoK World Champion Cup to Feature $7.7M Prize Prize Pool  Tencent Games mobile gaming development subsidiary TiMi Studios announced Saturday that the company will invest ¥1B RMB ($154M USD) in the Honor of Kings esports ecosystem, aiming to build the esports title for […]

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VSPN raises $60m, KitKat named LEC main sponsor | ESI

VSPN raises $60m, KitKat named LEC main sponsor | ESI Digest #26 Each week, ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest is available on all major podcast platforms and is also available in […]

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Youtuber ‘Vikkstar’ announces Call of Duty esports plans

Youtuber ‘Vikkstar’ announces Call of Duty esports plans Vikkstar knows a thing or two about success, with almost seven million YouTube subscribers. The content maker, real name Vikram Singh Barn, has joined the London Royal Ravens Call of Duty esports team as a co-owner and says he wants to help the professional league develop. Together […]

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Dota 2: Valve Introduces Changes To In-Game Watch Tab

Dota 2: Valve Introduces Changes To In-Game Watch Tab Let’s take a look at some of the upcoming changes in Dota 2. The new Dota Pro Circuit has just begun. That’s why Valve decided it’s time to update the watch tab that you can find inside the clients. Now, it will give you access to […]

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Nerd Street Gamers to operate first stage of VALORANT Champions

Nerd Street Gamers to operate first stage of VALORANT Champions Tour Esports infrastructure company Nerd Street Gamers has been named as an operator and producer for the 2021 VALORANT Champions Tour. The deal will see Nerd Street Gamers lead registrations, operate, and produce all Challengers and Masters events taking place from January until March. After March, another […]

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Pakistan to Legitimize Esports by Granting it ‘Regular Sports’ Status

Pakistan to Legitimize Esports by Granting it ‘Regular Sports’ Status Pakistan’s Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Fawad Hussain, revealed this week that a memorandum has been signed between the Pakistan Sports Board and the Pakistan Science Foundation that will see esports receive a “regular sports” status. He also encouraged those with an interest in […]

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Tommyinnit leaks Addison Rae in Dream Minecraft server

Tommyinnit leaks Addison Rae in Dream Minecraft server Addison Rae is a popular TikToker whose fame comes from her dance moves, having tried to enter the gaming/streaming community once before resulted in her getting some serious backlash, that as it seems have done little to demotivate her from playing with popular streamers. During a stream, […]

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Misfits Gaming Group Partners With ASUS Republic of Gamers

Misfits Gaming Group Partners With ASUS Republic of Gamers Misfits Gaming Group has partnered with ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) as the official hardware supplier of Misfits Gaming, Florida Mutineers, and Florida Mayhem. The partnership will run from January 1 to December 31, 2021, with ROG supplying high-end Strix-branded PCs and laptops to the three […]

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PGL to host $2 million CSGO Major in Stockholm

PGL to host $2 million CSGO Major in Stockholm January 15, 2021 Details of the next CS:GO Major are now in the public domain. The PGL Major will be the first CSGO Major in nearly two years. The event will take place in front of a live audience at the Ericsson Globe. PGL announced the […]

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Dignitas Partners With New Digital Banking Platform Zytara

Dignitas Partners With New Digital Banking Platform Zytara Dignitas, the esports vertical of New Meta Entertainment Inc. (NME), has today announced a new partnership with financial technology company Zytara, a digital banking platform and payment network designed for gaming and esports enthusiasts. On December 3, 2020, Zytara announced its plans to launch the digital banking […]