Misfits establishes incubator to nurture and develop new esports firms

Misfits Gaming Group (MGG) has confirmed the launch of a new esports and gaming incubator and seed fund. MSF.IO, funded to the tune of...

Wondr Gaming acquires esports AI specialist Rival.ai

Wondr Gaming, the esports acquisition fund founded by esports and media executives Mike Cotton and Jon Dwyer has acquired Rival.ai, an esports artificial intelligence...

Activate study predicts sports betting will resemble financial trading sector

Management consulting firm for media, technology, entertainment, and sports businesses Activate has published its Technology and Media Outlook 2020, a comprehensive annual report on...

Record-breaking financials for theScore but investment costs remain heavy

Score Media and Gaming Inc has announced its financial results for the three and 12 months ended August 31, 2019, showing a record Q4...

Complexity gamers turn esports skills to helping children’s hospitals

Esports firm Complexity Gaming has firmed up a partnership with Extra Life, a gaming-focused peer-to-peer fundraising program of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN Hospitals)....

Richard Sherman drafted in as brand ambassador for Luminosity Gaming

Enthusiast Gaming Holdings Inc has signed Richard Sherman, NFL cornerback for the San Francisco 49ers, 4-time Pro Bowl and 2014 Super Bowl Champion, as...

Pittsburgh Knights makes Mexico esports entry with new investment deal

In what has been described as a ‘first-of-its-kind’ partnership, the Esports MX LATAM Fund, a group of Mexico-based investors and family offices in media,...

Strong sales in Canada and US drive quarterly growth for theScore

Digital media and sports betting firm theScore has announced its financial results for the three and nine months ended May 31, 2019. Revenue for...

Luminosity Gaming and BIG Digital offer interactive esports experience

North American esports operator Luminosity Gaming has partnered with experiential technology company BIG Digital to develop an innovative first-of-its-kind interactive gaming activation and experience,...

ESIC issues fresh crackdown on ‘betting integrity’ concerns with industry summit

The Esports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) has invited the wider esports industry to work together in tackling an 'alarming rise' in the number of reported...

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Erika Nardini: Barstool will break betting’s algorithmic nature

Bringing the inaugural SBC Digital North America Summit to a close this week Erika Nardini, CEO of Barstool Sports, held a one-on-one interview with...

Maximize data, drive engagement and enrich the sports betting experience

As sports betting evolves in the US and the various state markets become increasingly competitive, the effectiveness of data as a tool for engagement...

Lovell Walker: esports and traditional sports bettors are separate entities

If esports, as some suggest, has helped fill some of the void left by the pandemic-led shutdown in major sports betting activity, what does...
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Ezra Kucharz: US sports betting has only scratched the surface

With the final day of the inaugural SBC Digital Summit North America getting into swing, opening duties fell to Ezra Kucharz, Chief Business Officer...