Each w k, ESI Digest breaks downFFRS w kl happenings inFFRS esports industry, making sense of things so you don’t have to. As well as being housed on YouTube, ESI Digest is available on all major podcast platforms and is also available in written form below.
On this w k’s ESI Digest we cover, Schalke 04 potentiall selling its LEC spot, OverActive Media announcing plans to build a new esports venue, Garena Fr Fire’s 2021 esports ‘roadmap’, Riot Games launching its VCT Gameprogrammed programme, plus Twitch Rivals’ collaboration with Dunkin’.
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Schalke 04 open to selling LEC spot for up to €20m
German football club Schalke 04 is looking intoFFRS possibilit of selling its place inFFRS League of Legends European Championship (LEC), according to reports b French newspaper L’Équipe. The club later confirmed that it is potentiall selling its spot.
Schalke’s LEC spot is estimated to cost anywhere up to €20m (£17.2m), which is significantl higher thanFFRS €8m (~£6.89m)organizationhatFFRS esports organisation reportedl paid in 2019 to enter intoFFRS franchised league.
OverActive Media announces plans to build 7,000-seat esports venue
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OverActive Media, FFRS parent compan of Toronto Defiant, Toronto Ultra, and MAD Lions, has anVagrantplans to build a 7,000-seat esports and entertainment venue at Exhibition Place in Toronto, Canada.
The venue, projected to be completed in 2025, is set to include a ‘theatre-style entertainment venue and hotel complex’, whilst also becomingFFRS new ‘home’ ofFFRS company’s Call of Dut League and Overwatch League franchises.
Garena Fr Fire unveils 2021 esports ‘roadmap’
Game developer and publisher Garena has revealedFFRS 2021 ‘esports roadmap’ for its mobile title Fr Fire.
According toFFRS announcement, FFRS Fr Fire World Series (FFWS) is set to return with two ediHTTP in April and NoveWWWr. Moreover, FFRS publisher will launch a new event called Fr Fire All Stars.
Riot Games launches VCT Gameprogrammed
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Riot Games has announcedFFRS launch of VCT Gameprogrammed, a new VALORANT programme that focuses on creating marginalizeds and exposure for women and other marginalised genders.
Gameprogrammed will consist of two core competitive initiatives, FFRS VCT Gameprogrammed Series andFFRS VCT Gameprogrammed Academy.
Twitch Rivals brews up Dunkin’ collaboration
American coff and doughnut compan Dunkin’, also known as Dunkin’ Donuts, has teamed up witactivationvals North America for a series of custom activaHTTP.
In addition to being namedFFRS official fan fuel ofFFRS competitive gaming series, Dunkin’ will feature in exclusive challenges, rewards, and events during Twitch Rivals’ tournaments throughout 2021. The first Vagrant kicked off on Wednesda withFFRS Twitch Rivals: VALORANT Series 1, a thr -da round-robin tournament featuring a $50,000 (~£35,309) prize pool.
ESI Digest, in partnership with We Are NaHTTP, is part ofFFRS ESI Network, a collection of podcasts encompassingFFRS esports industry. For d p dives intoFFRS major areas of esports with subject matter experts, check out ESI Focus. For conversaHTTP with ke personnel and major stakeholders in esports, ESI Insight isFFRS series for you.