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Champion awards: LoL and HotS

Champion awards: LoL and HotS
Natus Vincere players have made numerous achievements in various titles. This article covers the largest prize sums earned by our League of Legends team and Heroes of the Storm squad that was disbanded this year.
Cybersport 17 November 2016, 16:19 views 8454 comments 0 More
Cybersport

WESA introduces arbitration court

WESA introduces arbitration court
World eSports Association, WESA, founded its own Arbitration Court. The court will operated independently from WESA and will be open to anyone related to eSports — from players and teams to organizers and publishers.
Cybersport 3 November 2016, 16:15 views 8020 comments 0 More
Cybersport

GLHF: Interview with Roland Li

GLHF: Interview with Roland Li
We interviewed Roland Li about his first book, “Good Luck Have Fun: The Rise of eSports,” which was published last week. Good Luck Have Fun is one of the most comprehensive publications in the history of eSports, with over 50 interviews with players team owners, tournament organizers, commentators and more.
Cybersport 15 June 2016, 15:09 views 1507 comments 0 More
Cybersport

Dreamhack Montreal announced

Dreamhack Montreal announced
Today, DreamHack has announced that they will be hosting another tournament in their series, and this time it's in Canada. On the weekend of August 12-14th top teams from at least two top e-sports categories will battle for the main prize in Place Bonaventure, Montreal.
Cybersport 7 April 2016, 18:38 views 968 comments 0 More
Cybersport

Alibaba announces $5.5 million event

Alibaba announces $5.5 million event
Alibaba, the world’s leading platform for global trade, announced the World Electronic Sports Games, an international event that will take place next December in China, and will feature a total of 5.5 million dollars across different esport tournaments. The qualifiers for each tournament will start in April, featuring teams all over the world.
Cybersport 30 March 2016, 18:53 views 1887 comments 1 More
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eSports Hall of Fame introduced

eSports Hall of Fame introduced
Hall of Fame is a tradition in many sports, and not only, where meritorious people are honoured for their input into the growth of that field. eSport is a very young industry, but already we will have a Hall of Fame, courtesy of ESL. Check out more details inside.
Cybersport 29 March 2016, 13:46 views 1176 comments 0 More
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Newzoo: Revenues and audience 2016

Newzoo: Revenues and audience 2016
Newzoo, the world’s leading games market intelligence firm, published the results of the comprehensive eSports market research. According to it, brands are expected to spend $128 million on esports sponsoring and another $197 million on advertising around esports video content in 2016.
Cybersport 26 March 2016, 13:00 views 837 comments 0 More
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ESL and Intel join forces to found AnyKey organisation

ESL and Intel join forces to found AnyKey organisation
ESL in collaboration with Intel has founded the AnyKey organisation. The goal is to support diversity in and around the competitive gaming industry. This means that AnyKey will try to create more opportunities, inclusive spaces and advocate for underrepresented members of competitive communities.
Cybersport 1 March 2016, 21:32 views 521 comments 0 More
Cybersport

IEM Katowice: Record ticket sales

IEM Katowice: Record ticket sales
Earlier this week ESL released the second wave of tickets for the much anticepated IEM Katowice taking place in March and they sold out in a matter of second.
Cybersport 13 February 2016, 01:54 views 823 comments 0 More
Cybersport

What makes a good eSport agent

What makes a good eSport agent
We are going to break down what makes a good agent in the field of eSport. We also taking a look at what player should look for when picking someone for such position. Based on Roger R. Quiles’s “What Players Should Look for in an eSports Agent.”
Cybersport 30 January 2016, 10:48 views 1222 comments 0 More