Business of Esports News - September 9, 2019

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After signing major deal with Bauer, 'Nasher' hopes to take NHL eSports into the mainst...

After signing major deal with Bauer, 'Nasher' hopes to take NHL eSports into the mainst...

From a fast food company's headquarters to a brand deal with Bauer, Andrew 'Nasher' Telfer has made his big-league dream come true by taking a road less travelled.

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Esports' biggest teams stand as examples of the industry's growth - News - GENERAL - WI...

Esports' biggest teams stand as examples of the industry's growth - News - GENERAL - WI...

The biggest esports organizations have come to rival some of those in traditional sports.

win.gg
Battle Royales Do Not Make Good Esports

Battle Royales Do Not Make Good Esports

Battle Royale games like Fortnite and PUBG make for terrible esport viewing experiences, here is the reason why.

thegamer.com
Drivetime nabs $11M from Makers Fund, Amazon and Google to build voice-based games for ...

Drivetime nabs $11M from Makers Fund, Amazon and Google to build voice-based games for ...

Fully autonomous cars may (or may not) be just around the corner, but in the meantime, a startup that’s building in-car apps to help human drivers pass the time when behind the wheel has raised a round of funding. Drivetime — which makes voice-based tr...

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Overwatch League Adds DreamSeat’s Zipchair Gaming as Chair Sponsor

Overwatch League Adds DreamSeat’s Zipchair Gaming as Chair Sponsor

Zipchair Gaming is now the official chair supplier of the Overwatch League, and will provide team-branded chairs from now through

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There's More To Esports Than Just Esports

There's More To Esports Than Just Esports

Have you heard about or seen "esports" proper? Probably not. But the impact of the gaming industry is inescapable. By the end of 2019, the U.S. is set to overtake China as the largest contributor to gaming revenue, at approximately $37 billion.

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Millennial Esports' esports data division highlights 41% streaming growth at Vegas Espo...

Millennial Esports' esports data division highlights 41% streaming growth at Vegas Espo...

LAS VEGAS , Sept. 9, 2019 /CNW/ -- Millennial Esports Corp. ("Millennial" or the "Company," TSX VENTURE: GAME, OTCQB: MLLLF): Millennial Esports' live streaming data business Stream Hatchet will highlight the continued dramatic growth of esports vide...

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Samsung and Legacy Esports travel to South Korea for development tour | PowerUp!

Samsung and Legacy Esports travel to South Korea for development tour | PowerUp!

Esports is a rapidly growing industry. Australia is no exception with the Melbourne Esports Open and IEM Sydney showing the demand from fans and audiences

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Taking Esports Real Estate Public: Understanding Allied Esports’ Business Combination

Taking Esports Real Estate Public: Understanding Allied Esports’ Business Combination

On Nov. 24-25, 2018, a sold-out crowd witnessed Astralis defeating MiBR 2-0 to take home the winner’s share of the

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Meet the 19yo Aussie raking in more than Djokovic playing video games

Meet the 19yo Aussie raking in more than Djokovic playing video games

Competitive gaming is now a successful spectator sport, and the players are becoming multi-millionaire esports superstars

abc.net.au
Kaspersky beta launches cloud-based platform to stop cheating in e-sports

Kaspersky beta launches cloud-based platform to stop cheating in e-sports

Kaspersky said it introduced a beta version of its new platform, Kaspersky Anti-Cheat, to help tournament organisers block in-game cheating. This new cloud-based offering integrates through the API of e-sports platforms and provides real-time cheat det...

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Esports specialist Veloce lands broadcast big-hitter as investor

Esports specialist Veloce lands broadcast big-hitter as investor

A London start-up which represents esports gamers and streams races online has snared a former boss of Liberty Global as an investor and its first chairman.   Maida Vale-based Veloce Esports has landed Eric Tveter, who ran the cable giant’s eastern Eur...

standard.co.uk
Esports, Blockchain and Athletes

Esports, Blockchain and Athletes

Graph Blockchain Inc. (“Graph” or “Company”) (CSE: GBLC) recently announced its intent to acquire Cyberanking Ltd., a company that uniquely focuses on not only the practical skills development of aspiring esports athletes but also on their physical and...

finance.yahoo.com
Take a look at Nike's first esports jerseys

Take a look at Nike's first esports jerseys

Nike has revealed the jerseys that will be worn by LPL (League of Legends Pro League) players in China.

engadget.com
Dutch online gaming startup Medal.tv raises €8.1M Series A funding

Dutch online gaming startup Medal.tv raises €8.1M Series A funding

Lately, there is a surge in the sharing of short-form videos. Videos are considered a means of self-expression for the current generation. Especially, the industry of online gaming, which lets players live virtual lives as

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The exciting uncertainty of esports' future

The exciting uncertainty of esports' future

Nielsen Esports' Nicole Pike shares her patient views on the esports landscape ahead of her keynote at Esports BAR Miami 2019

gamesindustry.biz
Esports Gets The Football Treatment As Nike Unveils Its League of Legends Pro League Ki...

Esports Gets The Football Treatment As Nike Unveils Its League of Legends Pro League Ki...

As the competitive world of gaming continues to gain momentum, Nike has announced its first partnership with the top online gaming league in China.

gq.com.au
Razer to set aside $10 million in the next year for local e-sports and gaming scene

Razer to set aside $10 million in the next year for local e-sports and gaming scene

"We are one of the largest e-sports brands in the world, and personally as a Singaporean, I'm looking forward to giving back and doing more for my country," said Razer's CEO Tan Min-Liang.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

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