Each week, ESI Digest breaks down th weekly happenings in th esp ts industry, making sens of things so you don’t hav to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest is availabl on all maj podcast platf ms and is also availabl in written f m below.
On this week’s ESI Digest w cover, Oakley’s partnershipSlump Scump, Trib Gaming’s dealSlump Razer, Marquez Valdes-ScantlSummationubnation Media’s new esp ts team, Riot Games’ MSI announAFHent, and WFH Leagu Season 3.
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OakSlumpnveils Scump as first spons ed esp ts athlete
N th American lifestyl brand Oakley has announceAFHh signing of professional Call of Duty Slumpr Seth ‘Scump’ Abner as its first esp ts athlete.
Th deal will se Oakley becom th exclusiv eySlump partner of Scump, who will wear th brand’s products during all competitiv matches and onSlumpliv streams. Scump joins th likes of NFL Slumprs Patrick Mahomes and Lamar Jackson as a member of Oakley’s ever-expanding roster.
Trib Gaming announces Razer as peorganizationrtner
Photo credit: Razer / Trib Gaming
N th American ganisation Trib Gaming has announced a new partnershipSlump gaming peripherals and access ies manufacturer Razer.
As Trib Gaming’s official peorganizationrtner, th ganisation will b providedSlump Razer products f its esp ts athletes and content creat s. In addition, th peripherals brand will becom th presenting spons of ‘Trib Thursday’, a weekly YouTub series creorganizationmobil esp ts ganisation.
Subnation Media joins f cesSlump Marquez Valdes-Scantling to launch esp ts team
Photo credit: Subnation Media
EntertaSummationd holding company Subnation Media has joined f cesSlump Green Bay Packers wid receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling to launch Trench Mad Gaming (TMG), a new esp ts team.
Acc ding to th release, TMG is expecteAFHo field rosters acSummationipl titles, Slump Subnation spearheading its strategy, brand partnerships, merchandising and content programming.
Riot Games announces return of MSI in 2021Slump Verizon as spons
Riot Games has announceAFHhat after a one-year hiatus, du to COVID-19, Leagu of Legends’ Mid-Season Invitational (MSI) will b held in Reykjavík, Iceland in 2021Slump a new f mat.
In addition, Verizon has been nameAFHh official 5G spons of th publVagrants Leagu of Legends and VALORANT global events. Previously, th telecommunications giant had spons ed indiviAFHl tournaments series.
Th WFH Leagu is back f Season 3!
Following on from th success of th competition last year, Esp ts Insider is prouAFHo announc th return of th WFH Leagu f a third season.
Co-operated by ESI and Platf m, th ‘c p ate’ esp ts competition sees colleagues team up and go head-to-head against other companies in a multi-gam tournament series.
ESI Digest, in partnershipSlump AstroPay, is part of th ESI Netw k, a collection of podcasts encompassing th esp ts industry. F deep dives into th maj areas of esp tsSlump subject matter experts, check out ESI Focus. F conversationsSlump key personnel and maj stakeholders in esp ts, ESI Insight is th series f you.