Business of Esports News - September 10, 2019

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Apple Arcade subscription offers 100+ games for $4.99/month on Sept. 19 [Updated]

Apple Arcade subscription offers 100+ games for $4.99/month on Sept. 19 [Updated]

Pac-Man, Frogger, Chu Chu Rocket, Rayman, and a new Square Enix RPG in the lineup.

arstechnica.com
Esports is booming—and the industry needs CPAs 

Esports is booming—and the industry needs CPAs 

Video gaming has transitioned from a hobby to a billion-dollar industry—and managers, lawyers and accountants are cashing in  

cpacanada.ca
All confirmed CoD franchise teams and owners | Dot Esports

All confirmed CoD franchise teams and owners | Dot Esports

Get to know some of these new faces.

dotesports.com
Apple Arcade: Game subscription service to go against the stream

Apple Arcade: Game subscription service to go against the stream

Coming Sept. 19, Apple's gaming service will cost $4.99.

cnet.com
How Activision Blizzard Media is optimising ads in mobile gaming - and beyond

How Activision Blizzard Media is optimising ads in mobile gaming - and beyond

Activision Blizzard, owner of Candy Crush, Call of Duty, Overwatch and World of Warcraft, is developing ways to

thedrum.com
EA is testing its cloud gaming service

EA is testing its cloud gaming service

Project Atlas enters trial phase across four games on PC: FIFA 19, Titanfall 2, Need for Speed Rivals and Unravel.

cnet.com
Appear TV Showcases its Lowest Latency Network With High-End Esports Gaming Stations at...

Appear TV Showcases its Lowest Latency Network With High-End Esports Gaming Stations at...

AMSTERDAM, SEPTEMBER 10, 2019 – Appear TV, a leading provider of next-generation high-quality video processing platforms for broadcast and streaming, will

broadcastingcable.com
Fnatic loses court case against Swedish tax authority | Dot Esports

Fnatic loses court case against Swedish tax authority | Dot Esports

The organization failed to pay payroll taxes for over two years.

dotesports.com
Marketer's Guide to Esports Competitions (Part 2) - AW360

Marketer's Guide to Esports Competitions (Part 2) - AW360

This article will look at some other games which, while popular, are still finding their places as competitive esports.

advertisingweek360.com
What Recent Legal Battles In Esports Could Mean For The Future Of The Industry

What Recent Legal Battles In Esports Could Mean For The Future Of The Industry

With the recent legal battles that have transpired in Esports recently, its time we start to look at how they could impact the industry.

thegamer.com
Former Liberty Global Central Europe chief invests in Veloce Esports | SportBusiness

Former Liberty Global Central Europe chief invests in Veloce Esports | SportBusiness

Eric Tveter, former Central Europe chief executive of telco Liberty Global, has become a major investor and the first chairman of London-based start-up Veloce Esports. Tveter’s investment is part of…

sportbusiness.com
LiveXLive Announces Multi-Year Partnership With Allied Esports

LiveXLive Announces Multi-Year Partnership With Allied Esports

Live event streamer, LiveXLive announced its new multi-year partnership with Allied Esports. As part of the new deal, the two brands will create live Esports experiences at music festivals and even…

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NJCAA to Create Collegiate Esports National Championships

NJCAA to Create Collegiate Esports National Championships

 The governing body for junior colleges is working on an esports national championship, plus run-up events, for its two-year schools.

esportsobserver.com
Cheddar's Erin Ashley Simon Talks Traditional Sports In An Esports World

Cheddar's Erin Ashley Simon Talks Traditional Sports In An Esports World

Erin Ashley Simon talks streamers, the future of esports, and the potential of sports games as a viable competitive scene.

thegamer.com
Esports and the Future of Fandom

Esports and the Future of Fandom

Why Esports is gaining headlines and players are gaining wealth...and why Havas Media's VP, Cate Evans, tells marketers, “don’t call it “gaming.” Read her insightful POV

mediavillage.com
Coca-Cola Named Tespa’s Exclusive Beverage Partner

Coca-Cola Named Tespa’s Exclusive Beverage Partner

Tespa has partnered with Coca-Cola to provide benefits to member chapters and collegiate esports players. Benefits include Coca-Cola products and

esportsobserver.com
Non-gaming firms overpay for e-sports brand sponsorship

Non-gaming firms overpay for e-sports brand sponsorship

As sponsors rush to support teams, tournaments and individual players, the financial backing that e-sports already enjoys can only be matched by a handful of traditional sports.

consultancy.uk
Joe Rogan shocked after learning how esports attendance compares to UFC | Dexerto.com

Joe Rogan shocked after learning how esports attendance compares to UFC | Dexerto.com

Joe Rogan was shocked to learn that esports attendance is gaining momentum on UFC events.

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