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  • Olympic Council of Asia partners with Tencent to promote esports in Asia
    by Radina Koutsafti on January 20, 2022 at 3:16 pm

    The Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has announced a partnership with Chinese multinational conglomerate Tencent to help further promote the development of esports in Asia. The partnership was announced during the Asian Electronic Sports Development Conference and MOU Signing Ceremony, which was held by OCA and the Asian Electronic Sports Federation (AESF). RELATED: Global Esports Federation and Olympic

  • Guild Esports signs ten-year lease for Guild Academy and HQ
    by Jonno Nicholson on January 20, 2022 at 11:15 am

    British esports organisation Guild Esports has signed a ten-year lease for its Guild Academy and global HQ. The 9,831 square-foot facility will open in Shoreditch, London in Q2 2022 and will contain a ‘state-of-the-art’ space for Academy members to participate in training programmes. RELATED: Guild Esports signs £4.5m partnership with crypto exchange Bitstamp Alongside the academy, the

  • BLAST Premier extends CS.MONEY partnership
    by Tom Daniels on January 20, 2022 at 10:56 am

    CS:GO esports series BLAST Premier has extended its partnership with skin trading platform CS.MONEY, taking the collaboration to four years. According to the release, the new partnership will be centred around ‘engaging esports and Counter-Strike fans’ by highlighting skins that are available to trade and purchase online.  RELATED: BLAST Premier reveals 2022 plans with $2.47m

  • Epic Esports Events and Winline to hold Dota 2 Champions League Season 7
    by Henrieta Hyrliková on January 20, 2022 at 10:42 am

    Tournament organiser Epic Esports Events has partnered with Russian bookmaker Winline and the Russian Esports Federation to host the Winline Dota 2 Champions League Season 7.  The competition will run from January 24th to February 17th, with the overall prize pool totalling $50,000 (~£36,682).  RELATED:  Beyond The Summit and Epic Esports Events expand partnership According

  • BIG Esports appoints Sonali A Abrol as new Business Development and Accounts Director
    by Ivan Šimić on January 20, 2022 at 9:18 am

    Australia-based gaming, esports and Web 3.0 agency BIG Esports has appointed Sonali A Abrol, formerly of Nintendo Australia, Gameloft and Ubisoft India, as its Business Development and Accounts Director.  According to BIG Esports, Abrol will lead the agency’s account portfolio management and client business development initiatives. Abrol will also aim to strike strategic client partnerships