HyperX Welcomes Team Liquid Co-Owner Hungrybox as Global Ambassador

HyperX today announced the addition of Team Liquid co-owner and player Juan “Hungrybox” DeBeidma as a global ambassador. Along with the signing, HyperX has renewed its sponsorship with Team Liquid as the organization’s Official Peripherals Partner. As part of the organization’s sponsorship, HyperX will support a variety of initiatives, including…

Vindex and IAB Partner to Unlock Media Value in Esports

Vindex today announced a partnership with the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) to unlock the full extent of media and sponsorship opportunities in gaming, esports, and live streaming. The Vindex Intelligence Platform launches today and will leverage the company’s data collection across the gaming content ecosystem. The intention is to equip…

Upcomer Lays Off Writing Staff

Upcomer, a gaming and esports publication owned by Enthusiast Gaming (EG), suddenly laid off several members of its editorial staff.  The company’s Editor in Chief Sean Morrison revealed the situation on social media. Morrison claims the abrupt shift is part of a “company-wide pivot to video,” however, it has been…

2022 eMLS Cup Kicks Off at SXSW March 13

Major League Soccer (MLS) and Electronic Arts (EA) today revealed details for the 2022 eMLS Cup presented by Coca-Cola. The FIFA esports competition will take place on March 13 as an official event of SXSW in Austin, Texas.  “The fifth edition of eMLS Cup will bring together the worlds of…

Microsoft Cuts Off Sales of Products and Services in Russia

Microsoft revealed that it will cut off all new sales of products and services, which presumably includes Xbox consoles, games, and Xbox-related services due to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. This follows a request from Mykhalio Fedorov, the Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine, who called on…

Ukrainian CSGO Player S1mple Calls for Peace

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CSGO) player Sasha “S1mple” Kostyliev was highlighted on stage at the Intel Extreme Masters tournament (IEM Katowice). Mic in hand, he used the opportunity to call for peace in Ukraine. He said, “My whole career, I’ve played with Russian players, I’ve played with Ukrainian players, and I’ve…

Init Esports Announces Partnership With ESTV

Today, Init Esports and ESTV have partnered ahead of the AMA World Fastest Motorcycle Gamer Challenge. The event will be shown in 48 countries on linear TV. With the event broadcasting on platforms like Apple TV and Roku, this is a fantastic opportunity for exposure. Stefy Bau, Founder and CEO…

Ritual Motion Adds Caelus McKeel as New Community Manager

Ritual Motion is excited to announce Caelus McKeel as the company’s new Community Manager.  In this role Caelus will be representing the Ritual Motion brand to its community of gamers, managing the strategy and operations for the brand’s social media platforms including Twitter, Discord, TikTok, Instagram and others. Caelus comes…

Ritual Motion Welcomes Arnell Milhouse to Lead Crypto Efforts

Ritual Motion is thrilled to announce the addition of Arnell Milhouse to lead the company’s crypto initiatives. Arnell brings extensive experience in cryptocurrency, payment platforms and blockchain development along with his many years of experience in founding and leading innovative digital technology companies.  Arnell is the founder of CareerDevs Computer…

Ludwig Leaves Twitch to Move to YouTube Gaming

Ludwig Ahgren, one of the top streamers on Twitch, has left the platform to stream exclusively on YouTube. His first stream on YouTube will happen today. Ludwig’s departure from Twitch is incredibly significant. As of this writing, he has 3.1 million followers with 27,000 subscribers. However, his explosion on Twitch,…