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PGL renews IMG partnership

Independent eSports company, PGL, has renewed its longstanding partnership with IMG through the end of 2025. IMG will continue to serve as PGL’s exclusive partner for media, sponsorship, and data rights for the eSports company’s entire 2023-2025 events portfolio, which includes the highly anticipated Copenhagen CS2 Major. This will be the first Valve-sanctioned event for […]

March 30, 2023

Study: Countries with highest-earning eSports gamers

A study by casino experts MapleCasino analysed the total earnings countries have gained from eSports, along with the number of eSports players the country has, to establish which countries have the highest earning professional gamers. The analysis revealed that Jordan has the highest average earnings per eSports gamer, with the country’s 84 athletes earning a […]

April 1, 2022

Whip Media Survey on video game TV & movie adaptations

As streaming services are mining video game IP that will attract global audiences, Whip Media conducted a survey to gauge what audiences are looking for in video game TV & Movie adaptations. Upon surveying US audiences who expressed an interest in Halo, the survey found: 65 per cent of likely Halo viewers subscribe to Paramount+. […]

March 22, 2022

Survey: Concerns grown over eSports hacking

Verimatrix, a specialist in powering the modern connected world with people-centred security, has released a commissioned survey conducted by Omdia titled Cheating, hacking, piracy and esports: critical steps needed to protect the industry. The Omdia report indicates that eSports revenue is forecast to rise to $3.1 billion (€2.8bn) by 2026 at a compound annual growth […]

March 18, 2022

ESTV, Arti bringing AR to eSports broadcasting

Arti, creators of a cloud-based AR platform for video content creators, and ESTV, the 24/7 dedicated channel for eSports and gaming personalities, have announced a partnership to bring AR content to ESTV’s original programming, and to make the Arti AR Platform available to ESTV content partners through its technology marketplace. “ESTV viewers are used to […]

October 6, 2021

Forecast: eSports & games streaming worth $3.6bn by 2025

A study from Juniper Research predicts that the global eSports and games streaming industry will be worth $3.5 billion (€2.9bn) by 2025; rising from $2.1 billion in 2021. This represents a growth of 70 per cent over the next four years. eSports is the live streaming of games, often featuring professional gamers, and games streaming […]

March 8, 2021

Research: 4m Brits watch eSports regularly

Research commissioned by Intel has revealed how eSports has burst into mainstream entertainment in recent years, and how the industry has grown in value over time. The research reveals that: Popular streaming sites, such as Twitch, YouTube Gaming and Facebook Gaming, have experienced a 20 per cent increase in the numbers of hours streamed during […]

October 1, 2020

Forecast: US cloud gaming to generate $3bn subscription revenue

Research from Parks Associates finds the US cloud gaming market could generate nearly $3 billion (€2.6bn) in annual subscription revenue, as 30 per cent of US broadband households currently express interest in this service. The research, in Cloud Gaming Demand and Preferences, reports 74 per cent of US broadband households play video games for at […]

July 22, 2020