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ESI Digest breaks down the weekly happenings in the esports industry, making sense of things so you don't have to. Part of the ESI Network.
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MTG personnel changes, Herman Miller expands presence (24/07/20)

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Mercedes-Benz sponsors LoL Esports, Ukraine unveils esports strategy | ESI Digest #11 (25/09/20)
This week on ESI Digest, we cover League of Legends Esports partnering with Mercedes-Benz, Ukraine unveiling its esports strategy, Top Dawg Entertainment founder investing in ReKTGlobal, Riot Games announcing its first self-ran VALORANT event, and Fnatic appointing a new chairman.
09:01
September 25, 2020
Astralis Group restructures brands, Bose partners with LoL Esports | ESI Digest #10 (18/09/20)
This week on ESI Digest, we cover Astralis Group folding Origen and Future FC, Bose partnership with League of Legends Esports, G2 Esports and Domino's Pizza's alliance, Team Liquid's new facility, and BLAST Premier restructuring its prize pool distribution.
08:23
September 18, 2020
Guild Esports plans IPO, Under Armour sponsors Team SMG | ESI Digest #9 (11/09/20)
This week on ESI Digest, we cover Guild Esports' plans for an IPO, Under Armour sponsoring Team SMG, Fnatic replacing Rivalry with Parimatch, and Jackson Wang investing in Victory Five.
07:31
September 11, 2020
ESL appoints CS:GO commissioner, PUBG Mobile banned in India (04/09/20)
This week on ESI Digest, we cover ESL Premiership's partnerships, MTG's leadership appointments, Redragon looking to invest in Flamengo Esports, and PUBG Mobile being banned in India.
09:19
September 4, 2020
Ben Simmons invests in FaZe Clan, League of Legends boards Spotify (28/08/20)
This week on ESI Digest, we cover Ben Simmons investing in FaZe Clan, Pusha-T and Logic's ownership of Chaos, League of Legends esports boarding Spotify, the Gen.G Foundation, Challengermode's $12M round, and BITKRAFT's $165M raise.
09:17
August 28, 2020
Pittsburgh Knights' LCK play, Cisco enters League of Legends (21/08/20)
This week on ESI Digest, we cover Cisco's move into League of Legends, Pittsburgh Knights' deal with SeolHaeOne Prince, Dignitas' selling the naming rights to its CS:GO roster, and plenty more.
08:34
August 21, 2020
NEOM aftermath, LCS makes interesting moves (14/08/20)
This week on ESI Digest, we cover the aftermath of the NEOM controversy, LCS' sizable developments, Activision Blizzard's MLB hire, and B Site's expansion into VALORANT.
09:07
August 14, 2020
Media rights on the rise, WISE Ventures launches Version1 (07/08/20)
This week on ESI Digest, we cover new media rights deals for ESL and Riot Games, Gen.G Esports’ plans for regional growth, and WISE Ventures Esports’ new team brand.
08:25
August 7, 2020
Controversial deals with NEOM, Vindex acquires Belong (31/07/20)
This week on ESI Digest, we cover controversial deals with NEOM, Vindex's monumental acquisition of Belong, FaZe Clan's deal with Verizon, and Mitch Marner investing in OverActive Media.
07:31
July 31, 2020
MTG personnel changes, Herman Miller expands presence (24/07/20)
This week on ESI Digest, we cover MTG and ESL's CEO changes, Herman Miller's latest moves, Misfits Gaming's innovative partnership with Miami Heat and Orlando Magic, and HUYA's new broadcast deal with ESL.
06:52
July 24, 2020
Executives depart FaZe Clan, Eden Park gets esports facility (17/07/20)
This week on ESI Digest, we cover three executives departing FaZe Clan and starting afresh, Eden Park's new esports facility, Dire Wolves' major changes, Getty Images' latest moves, and plenty more.
10:40
July 17, 2020
Welcome to ESI Digest
An introduction to ESI Digest, breaking down the weekly happenings in the esports industry and making sense of things so you don't have to.
00:55
June 27, 2020