Ministry of Sport

Rise of the ‘esports consultant’

While esports is as much a buzzword as ‘gaming’ was to technology companies in 2011, brands, investors and Governments alike are in a fight to establish an understanding of the industry, how it operates, its...

Category - eSport

NBA 2K league announces expansion teams ahead of playoffs

The NBA 2K League has announced four expansion teams for the 2019 season; the Los Angeles Lakers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Atlanta Hawks and Brooklyn Nets. The Inaugural season tipped off in May 2018 and features 102 of...

Two NBA stars invest in the esports space

NBA stars Stephen Curry and Andre Iguodala have stepped into the esports world, joining a group of investors to raise capital for esports organisation Swift and its League of Legends franchise Team SoloMid. US venture...

Rise of the ‘esports consultant’

While esports is as much a buzzword as ‘gaming’ was to technology companies in 2011, brands, investors and Governments alike are in a fight to establish an understanding of the industry, how it operates, its cultural...

Swiss bank creates esports team

PostFinance breaks new ground announcing the ambitious task of launching its own League of Legends squad on January 1, 2019. Starting on a 12-month contract, players will receive a monthly salary of $2,500 Swiss francs...