Business of Esports News - December 5, 2019

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Report: Call of Duty: Mobile eclipses 170 million downloads | Dot Esports

Report: Call of Duty: Mobile eclipses 170 million downloads | Dot Esports

Most of the downloads have come from the United States.

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NickEh30, SonixFox, Ewok headline Forbes' 30 under 30 2020 gaming lineup | Dot Esports

NickEh30, SonixFox, Ewok headline Forbes' 30 under 30 2020 gaming lineup | Dot Esports

Who will become the next biggest gaming star?

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Tencent Announces $5M In Prize Pool Money for 2020 PUBG Mobile Ecosystem

Tencent Announces $5M In Prize Pool Money for 2020 PUBG Mobile Ecosystem

Tencent has committed $5M USD to the 2020 PUBG Mobile competitive ecosystem. PUBG Mobile is the first mobile game to

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PlayStation Boss Confirms Sony Won't Do Another Gaming Handheld - Niche Gamer

PlayStation Boss Confirms Sony Won't Do Another Gaming Handheld - Niche Gamer

Sony has confirmed some unfortunate news for fans of their gaming handhelds – they’re not planning on doing another handheld. Sony Interactive Entertainment president Jim Ryan confirmed the news in the PlayStation 25th anniversary feature over on Game ...

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New Wave Esports Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Even Matchup Gaming

New Wave Esports Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Even Matchup Gaming

  New Wave Esports has entered into a definitive share purchase agreement to acquire all the shares of Even Matchup Gaming (EMG). New Wave currently holds an 18% stake in EMG. “We are excited to join the New Wave Esports team through the acquisition of...

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What are the Most Profitable eSports in the World - Essentially Sports

What are the Most Profitable eSports in the World - Essentially Sports

From very small beginnings eSports has become a huge worldwide phenomenon, generating massive amounts of annual revenue for...

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ESL confirms job cuts, more roles “at risk”

ESL confirms job cuts, more roles “at risk”

ESL has laid off a number of its European staff, with more at risk

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Bayern Munich is breaking into eSports

Bayern Munich is breaking into eSports

Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge confirmed the club’s interest in gaming.

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IEM Beijing-Haidian: How ESL Partnered with a Local Chinese Government for an Internati...

IEM Beijing-Haidian: How ESL Partnered with a Local Chinese Government for an Internati...

For any international company, expanding its business into another country is logistically hard. On Nov. 9-10  ESL hosted the $250K

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Infofed Secures Pre-Series A Funding from GameWith

Infofed Secures Pre-Series A Funding from GameWith

  Thai esports startup Infofed has secured pre-Series A funding from Japanese gaming media GameWith. The funding will go towards Infofed’s expansion into the Southeast Asian esports market. “There is a huge untapped potential for the eSports industry i...

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Vexed Gaming, Koyo Unveil Esports Jewelry, Other Merch

Vexed Gaming, Koyo Unveil Esports Jewelry, Other Merch

Vexed Gaming has teamed with The Koyo Store to launch a range of esports merch, including a range of jewelry.

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Recent Trends in The Esports Ecosystem | TalkBasket.net

Recent Trends in The Esports Ecosystem | TalkBasket.net

Huge investments have been made in the esports business and it is now entering a critical phase towards maturity.

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