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Rick Fox Files Suit Against Echo Fox Partners, Alleges Fraud | The Esports Observer

Rick Fox has filed suit against Echo Fox partners Amit Raizada and Stratton Sclavos, alleging fraud and misuse of company funds. ESPN reports that Fox will be removed from the company on Oct. 21 after more than 80% of his limited partners accused him of acting against the company’s interests. Riot Games auctioned off Echo […]


September Esports Investment Recap: Dignitas Raises $30M, Huya and ESL Join Forces | The Esports Observer

September was a busy month in the esports industry as The Esports Observer logged 17 esports industry investments. Five teams raised additional funds to grow their businesses including a $30M USD Series A secured by U.S. organization Dignitas and the NFL’s San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman backing Luminosity Gaming. The team also finalized a […]


Just Chatting Leads All Content One Year After its Inception: Top Twitch Content, September 2019 | The Esports Observer

The “Just Chatting” category on Twitch led all channels for the eighth month this year, and the seventh month in a row. Meanwhile, World of Warcraft Classic drove year-over-year growth for WoW, outperforming last year’s Battle for Azeroth expansion and the first-ever livestreamed “raid race.”  The following content is ranked according to the total number […]


Splyce 2-0 after Day 1 of Worlds play-ins | ESPN Esports

Splyce had a strong showing on home turf, as the European team was the only team to begin the play-in stage of the League of Legends World Championship in Berlin with a pair of victories on Wednesday. Read More Related posts: The biggest announcements from Amazon’s fall 2019 hardware event | The Verge Sources: OverActive […]