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Actor And Musician Jordan Fisher Signs With Loaded

Loaded, one of the world’s leading gaming management companies, has signed Jordan Fisher, a growing actor, gamer, singer/songwriter, dancer, choreographer and musician. Loaded now adds Fisher to their immense client roster that already includes Ninja, TimTheTatman and DrLupo.  With this new agreement, Loaded expands its services to traditional talent for a mutually beneficial partnership between […]

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Best Places To Find Esports Tournaments

There has been significant investment in the esports industry recently, from powerhouses like DMG Entertainment, and it has lead to a number of exciting new developments. For example, if you love to compete and you enjoy playing video games, you might want to start playing esports tournaments. If you find yourself checking out reviews of […]

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Esports And Virtual Reality: What The Future Holds For Competitive Gaming

Esports is a phenomenon that’s gaining a lot of traction lately. Its following has grown at an incredible rate, outpacing that of traditional sports leagues like NFL, NHL, and MLB. The game with the greatest following is Counter-Strike: Global Offensive followed closely by Defense of the Ancients (DotA) 2. The only sports organization to currently […]

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Gfinity Opens The UK’s First Dedicated ESports Arena, Announces Second

The following is a guest contribution from Roger R. Quiles, an attorney based in New York City. He received his undergraduate degree from Fordham University and his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University. On March 20, 2015, Gfinity, the preeminent eSports tournament organization in the United Kingdom, opened the […]

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Vulcun Ups The Ante To A $4 Million Prize Pool

Last month, we wrote about Vulcun’s $1 Million prize pool for the 2015 LCS season. For those who don’t know, Vulcun is a daily fantasy eSports company that offers free and paid contests in a salary cap format. The $4 million prize pool represents a 400% increase from Vulcun’s prize pool of $1M announced a month ago […]

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Vulcun Offering $1 Million Fantasy eSports Prize Pool

Fantasy sports have become extremely popular in the US with daily fantasy sports becoming the most commonly played. Companies like FanDuel and DraftKings are already worth multi-millions by being the leaders in paid daily fantasy sports. Vulcun, a company founded by former pro eSports players, is now offering daily fantasy eSports in games such as […]

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theScore Debuts Mobile eSports App

On February 4th, mobile sports media company theScore launched a dedicated mobile app for eSports. We have recently looked into the growing popularity of eSports and the money involved in competitive gaming. It is estimated that more than 71 million people now watch eSports around the world, with viewing figures of competitive eSports contests now […]

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Betting On Counter Strike: Big Money Amidst Match Fixing Risks

The following is a guest contribution from Roger R. Quiles, an attorney based in New York City. He received his undergraduate degree from Fordham University and his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University. This latest news regarding CSGO just goes to show how important it is to do your […]

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WME-IMG Acquires Global eSports Management

With the increasing popularity of the eSports thanks to the likes of Red Bull, and the platform Twitch (recently purchased by Amazon), WME-IMG has acquired Global eSports Management, according to Sports Business Daily’s Michael Smith. Global eSports Management is an international full-service eSports talent agency that manages clients across the pro gaming industry. WME-IMG will […]

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University Of Pikeville Now Offering Athletic Scholarships For ESports

The following is a guest contribution from Roger R. Quiles, an attorney based in New York City. He received his undergraduate degree from Fordham University and his J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University. The University of Pikeville is now the second university in the United States to recognize eSports, […]