Cloud9’s recent $25 million fundraising round came from a group of companies that includes WWE and increased stakes from previous investors such as San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence, according to a report Monday from ESPN.
The New York Yankees have invested into Vision Esports, which owns three esports companies, including Echo Fox, according to a report Thursday from Forbes.
Global sportswear brand Adidas has filed an opposition to ELEAGUE’s trademark filing, alleging it is too similar to the “brand with three stripes.”
New Immortals COO Ari Segal discusses franchising, the esports bubble and his transition from traditional sports
Slingshot’s Andrew Kim caught up with Ari Segal, the newly-appointed COO of Immortals. They discussed his entry into the industry, his goals for the organization and whether or not esports is in a bubble.