Courtesy of Mercedes-Benz

As the esports scene has gotten bigger over the years, so have the sponsorships. We’ve seen sponsorship and advertising spending increase drastically from 2017, and it is expected to continue growing by the hundred-millions for many more years. Sponsorships are currently the biggest and second-fastest-growing revenue streams for esports organizations…

Courtesy of Riot Games

At a time when esports seems to be at its lowest point due to the pandemic, when almost all in-person international esports competitions, like The International for Dota 2 and CS:GO tournaments, are being pushed back into 2021, Riot Games gave us something that many people thought would be unfeasible…

Courtesy of Anomaly

For over two decades, the Counter-Strike video game series has captivated the world with its intricate yet endearing mechanics and competitive scene. From the first-person-shooters first release in 1999 to its third and most recent iteration, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (more commonly known as CSGO) in 2012, people have spent countless…

On August 13, 2020, Epic Games released a YouTube video titled “Nineteen Eighty-Fortnite — #FreeFortnite”…

In April of 2020, the Verge posted an about how Apple and Amazon negotiated the Apple’s App Store cut. While conventionally, it has been reported that Apple took a 30 percent cut of every App Store purchase, the article highlighted how Apple granted Amazon preferential treatment for Amazon Prime…

Recently, Cloud9 shocked the eSports world by announcing that they would be fully transparent with the salaries of their new, star-studded Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster, starting with the signing of Alex “ALEX” McMeekin, the star in-game leader that was formerly a part of the super-team Vitality. Henry Greer, the general…

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