Business of Esports News - November 13, 2019

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Advanced Micro Devices has its Esports Game Together as it Takes on Intel

Advanced Micro Devices has its Esports Game Together as it Takes on Intel

In esports AMD stock has a catalyst for growth. And while they will still have to compete with Intel in this space, there is plenty of room for both companies to thrive.

investorplace.com
Tencent's quarterly profit drops 13% as economic slowdown bites

Tencent's quarterly profit drops 13% as economic slowdown bites

China's Tencent Holdings Ltd reported a surprise 13% drop in quarterly prof...

reuters.com
Echo Fox 'is gone,' investor rep says

Echo Fox 'is gone,' investor rep says

The prominent esports organization founded by Rick Fox has reportedly released all players and terminated its staff.

pcgamer.com
Apple reportedly making a VR/AR headset with a focus on gaming

Apple reportedly making a VR/AR headset with a focus on gaming

Combined headset planned for 2021 or 2022, with lightweight AR glasses following in 2023

gamesindustry.biz
Google Stadia's 12-game launch lineup is surprisingly weak

Google Stadia's 12-game launch lineup is surprisingly weak

But it does offer one shot at redemption

techradar.com
Why Colleges Are Betting Big on Video Games

Why Colleges Are Betting Big on Video Games

A small Pennsylvania university has only one varsity program: e-sports. Is this the future of college athletics?

theatlantic.com
FACEIT establishes partnership with Visa

FACEIT establishes partnership with Visa

American multinational financial services corporation Visa has partnered with esports platform FACEIT, with Russia being the first market of focus. The deal will see the creation of a new dedicated gaming environment for esports fans. RELATED...

esportsinsider.com
theScore esports YouTube Channel Reaches One Million Subscribers

theScore esports YouTube Channel Reaches One Million Subscribers

theScore esports has now passed one million subscribers on its industry-leading YouTube channel.

businesswire.com
100 Thieves Investor Raises $100 Million Esports Fund

100 Thieves Investor Raises $100 Million Esports Fund

Artist Capital Management, a private equity firm with stakes in esports teams 100 Thieves and Washington Justice, closed a $100 million fund for investments in esports.

forbes.com
Team Owners: Esports Lessons Transfer to Traditional Sports

Team Owners: Esports Lessons Transfer to Traditional Sports

Traditional sports team owners say they are seeing crossover benefits from investing in esports, applying lessons they learn from one

esportsobserver.com
Esports Growth Brings Investment Surge and Expanding Revenue Sources, Along with New Ch...

Esports Growth Brings Investment Surge and Expanding Revenue Sources, Along with New Ch...

With esports revenues and viewership mounting, industry insiders believe the market is poised for continued growth as investors increasingly jump in, revenue sources evolve and technology rapidly advances.

foley.com
Complexity Gaming to sit comfortably with Herman Miller partnership

Complexity Gaming to sit comfortably with Herman Miller partnership

North American organisation Complexity Gaming has added furniture company Herman Miller as its official seating partner. The deal also sees Herman Miller appointed as the title sponsor of Complexity's innovation lab at its GameStop Performance Cente...

esportsinsider.com
NHL’s Washington Capitals Establishes Caps Gaming Brand

NHL’s Washington Capitals Establishes Caps Gaming Brand

Caps Gaming is a new sub-brand of the NHL’s Washington Capitals that will focus on hockey esports. The team has

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Luxor esports arena operator moves toward an asset-light strategy

Luxor esports arena operator moves toward an asset-light strategy

The CEO of Allied Esports Entertainment said the company is looking to figure out a way “to achieve a more asset-light approach to tackle this market.”

reviewjournal.com
New look at sprawling Dallas esports facility for Empire, Fuel, & Envy | Dexerto.com

New look at sprawling Dallas esports facility for Empire, Fuel, & Envy | Dexerto.com

This huge headquarters is set to be the home ground of Dallas-based esports operations in the near future.

dexerto.com