Business of Esports News - September 3, 2019

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How the eSports Industry Fares Against Traditional Sports

How the eSports Industry Fares Against Traditional Sports

eSports has evolved into a billion dollar industry in just a decade, but how does it fare against traditional sports when it comes to monetization?

visualcapitalist.com
Mainstream Sponsorship Is The Best Way To Legitimize Esports

Mainstream Sponsorship Is The Best Way To Legitimize Esports

In the last twenty years or so, esports has gone from seeming like the fevered dream of a twelve year old to being taken more seriously.

thegamer.com
"Casinos need to organize regular eSports events and promote them to the right audience"

"Casinos need to organize regular eSports events and promote them to the right audience"

Ahead of its address at the Casino eSports Conference Las Vegas, Vardanyan tells Yogonet that young eSports fans and players do not feel that casinos are part of the eSports movement, mainly due to a lack of continuity. He recommends organizing tournam...

yogonet.com
Enthusiast Gaming Completes Merger With Aquilini GameCo and Luminosity to Form Global E...

Enthusiast Gaming Completes Merger With Aquilini GameCo and Luminosity to Form Global E...

TORONTO and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- J55 Capital Corp. ("J55") (TSX-V: FIVE.P) and Enthusiast Gaming Holdings Inc. ("Enthusiast") (TSX-V: EGLX) are pleased to announce that they, along with Luminosity Gaming Inc...

globenewswire.com
Report: Following Houston Outlaws Purchase, Lee Zieben to Acquire eUnited

Report: Following Houston Outlaws Purchase, Lee Zieben to Acquire eUnited

Zieben Group president and real estate investor Lee Zieben is reportedly purchasing esports organization and the exaugural Call of Duty

esportsobserver.com
Another report suggests that Blizzard is working on Overwatch 2 | Dot Esports

Another report suggests that Blizzard is working on Overwatch 2 | Dot Esports

Here we go again.

dotesports.com
Former Village Roadshow exec building ‘largest’ esports venue in Southern Hemisphere - ...

Former Village Roadshow exec building ‘largest’ esports venue in Southern Hemisphere - ...

The new precinct will be located in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD.

adnews.com.au
Another pole position for Millennial Esports with exclusive Porsche and Nintendo partne...

Another pole position for Millennial Esports with exclusive Porsche and Nintendo partne...

Another pole position for Millennial Esports with exclusive Porsche and Nintendo partnership

finance.yahoo.com
Melbourne's Getting A Huge Esports Arena

Melbourne's Getting A Huge Esports Arena

Fortress Melbourne has announced it's planning to open a 200-seat esports arena in the city's CBD in 2020. This means the biggest gaming entertainment arena in the Southern Hemisphere will soon call Melbourne home....

kotaku.com.au