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Power ranking the League of Legends World Championship contenders | ESPN Esports

Are all 22 teams a contender for the League of Legends World Championship? Not quite, but we wanted to rank them all anyway. Read More Related posts: The Best Xbox One Games to Play Right Now | IGN What Is It Like Going Behind the Scenes With the Hearthstone Team? | IGN The Snyder Cut: […]


Riot Games Teams With Esports AcadArena to Develop Collegiate Esports in the Philippines | The Esports Observer

Riot Games Southeast Asia has partnered with Philippines campus esports program Esports AcadArena to develop collegiate esports initiatives in the country. The partnership will kick off with the inclusion of Valorant in AcadArena’s University Alliance Cup. The companies will also collaborate on programs for Legends of Runeterra and eventually for Riot’s mobile iteration of League […]


U.S. Government Seeks Stay of Preliminary Injunction Against WeChat Ban | The Esports Observer

On Friday morning, the Justice Department filed a motion with the U.S. District Court in San Francisco seeking a stay of the preliminary injunction granted on behalf of WeChat on Sept. 20.  Magistrate Judge Laurel Beeler issued a preliminary injunction halting a ban on WeChat that would have removed Tencent’s multi-purpose messaging, social media, and […]


100 Thieves Adds to Executive Team Across Marketing, People, and Content Divisions  | The Esports Observer

North American esports and gaming lifestyle company 100 Thieves has added some key members to its executive team in the form of Mark Rasoul as vice president, marketing; Julie Van as vice president, people; and Jeremy Azevedo as vice president, content. The former brand marketing director for Call of Duty Esports at Activision Blizzard, Rasoul […]