Ministry of Sport

Forbes: The World’s Most Valuable Esports Companies

The rising popularity of esports is recognised the world over and Forbes has just released a list of the world’s most valuable esports teams which shows how well they’re really doing. Major sporting stars like...

Category - eSport

Second season of Supercars E-series to begin in October

Supercars will launch its second e-Series at this weekend’s Melbourne Esports Open with Boost Mobile as naming rights partner for 2018. The Boost Mobile Supercars e-Series will consist of a six-round series to crown...

The reasons why Boost Mobile has invested heavily in esports

Boost Mobile has confirmed their marketing direction, signing on to be the Official Telco Partner of the Melbourne Esports Open and Naming Rights Sponsor for the Supercars E-Series. Boost has also signed on as Telco...

New Balance treads new ground in Formula One esports deal

Formula one has secured US sportswear and apparel brand New Balance as the Presenting Partner of the F1 Esports Series. The partnership will see New Balance hold activations around the three Pro Series live events with...

Overwatch League and Twitter form content partnership

American based Overwatch League has signed a multi-year deal with Twitter to publish game highlights and to live stream rounds on the social media platform. The Overwatch League follows the model of traditional North...

Sport1 to Launch Dedicated Esports TV Channel in Germany

German commercial sports broadcaster Sport1 takes an opportunistic view on launching a dedicated esports channel. The network confirmed their intentions to bring esports coverage onto a traditional broadcasting...

Interview with Co Founder & CEO of OVO Mobile, Matt Jones

Matt is a notorious disruptor in the telco and broadcast industry and is on a mission to bring the best entertainment services to fans, including sport, music, lifestyle, travel and more through OVO Mobile. OVO Mobiles...

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...