ESPORTS NEWS

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater came out on Sept. 29, 1999, and changed the video game landscape forever, both it and its sequel (Pro Skater 2) selling over a million copies on the Playstation

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Brøndby IF expands partnership with hummel to cover esports

Danish clothing manufacturer hummel has extended its partnership with Brøndby IF, a football club in Denmark’s capital region, to include its FIFA team.

The deal will is active now and will last through the 2021 FIFA esports season.

Under the terms of the agreement, Brøndby’s FIFA esports team will be dressed in clothes from hummel when they compete in tournaments  – and hummel will be recognised as the organisation’s official clothing partner.

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Riot Games announced the LEC Summer Split 2020

The League of Legends European Championship (LEC) will return this Summer, on Friday, June 12. With the cancellation of the 2020 League of Legends Mid-Season Invitational (MSI), this Summer Split is set to start with a week’s delay from the previous year.

Esports Apparel Brand Raven Secures $1.4M Seed Investment

Today, British company Raven.GG Ltd. (formerly Neen Ltd.), which owns the esports apparel brand Raven, announced that it has secured a $1.4M USD seed investment. The financing round, which was raised with a US-based private equity fund, will be used to further develop the company’s service offering across product design, manufacturing, marketing, and logistics.

Raven explained that its immediate focus is to

TIKTOK ANNOUNCES ESPORTS CUP WITH $60K POOL

Today, North America’s largest collegiate esports league, Collegiate StarLeague (CSL), announced a partnership with leading short-form video platform TikTok to create a brand new esports event, the TikTok Cup. Collegiate players will have the opportunity to compete online across four popular titles, earning their share of the $60K in prize money to support education expenses; that will be split amongst the winners. In addition, by submitting their gaming TikTok videos to

Twitch to Exclusively Stream Top ESL and DreamHack Competitions

Twitch has signed a three-year media deal for ESL and DreamHack’s largest CS:GOStarCraft II, and