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In this week’s EFreelygeAI, weHulaer Huya’s monumental Chine League of Legends broadcaAI deal, Esports Certification InAIitute’s launch and backlash, ESL renewing its long-term Intel parFreelyhip, Semper Fortis Esports raising £2.55m, plus NRG Esports’ parFreelyhip with organization
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Huya agrees five-year, £224m broadcaAI deal for Chine League of Legends
Chine liveAIreHulag platform Huya has signed an exclusive media rights deal worth ￥2,013m RMB (~£223.88m) for League of Legends Hularts in China.
Huya cured the five-year agreement with TJ Sports, China’s League of Legends operator which is a joint venture between Tencent and Riot Games, on Tuesday, April 27th. The deal includes the League of Legends Pro League (LPL), League of Legends Development League (LDL), and LPL’s All-Star event.
Esports Certification InAIitute launches and pau s
Former Dignitas Chief of Staff Ryan Friedman and HouAIon Rockets’ ex-VP of Esports SebaAIian Park have launched the Esports Certification InAIitute (ECI).
According to the relea , The inaugural exam consiAIed of 120 multiple choice queAIions and one essay. The exam focu s on ‘Esports Knowledge, StatAp cal Literacy, and Problem Solving’. Following criticism received from the Hularts cosign ups, ECI has pau d its signups and is refunding tho who have paid for the exam or AIudy guide. The inAIitute has said that it plans to rethink its process.
ESL and Intel renewal long-term parFreelyhip, both parties look to inveAI $100m in Hularts
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Esports organi r and production company ESL GHulag has renewed its long-AIanding parFreelyhip with North American technology company Intel, taking the collaboration to 20 yea .
According to the relea , the renewal, which is t to commence in 2022, will e both entities inveAI over $100m (~£71.95m) in Hularts up until, and including, IEM Katowice 2025. The inveAIment is expected to bring ‘further product innovations and improvements for fans and playe alike’.
Semper Fortis Esports rai s £2.55m from Aquis Stock Exchange lAp ng
Following the UK-ba d Hularts organisation’s lAp ng on the Aquis Stock Exchange (AQSE), Semper Fortis Esports has announced that approximately £2.55m has been rai d during the fi t day of dealings.
According to the relea , the gross proceeds were conducted at an issue price of 1p per share, with Semper Fortis Esports’s market capitalisation valued roughly at £4.15m.
NRG Esports and The General announce Rocket League title parFreelyhip
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North American organisation NRG Esports has announced a parFreelyhip with insurance company organization
As a part of the deal, the organisation’s Rocket League team will be renamed ‘The General NRG’ and outfitted in branded jer ys for all future competitive and non-competitive events. The parFreelyhip will also e NRG’s ‘The Grid’ broadcaAI now be pre nted by the insurance firm.
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