Cynopsis: Sports

07/29/21: Evil Geniuses landed a new partner and investor

Evil Genuises take another territory

    Thursday July 29, 2021 Good morning! This is your weekly Esports Brief. Evil Geniuses announced a partnership and investment with Wolverhampton Wanderers FC, a founding member of the English Football League. In conjunction with the partnership, Fosun, which acquired Wolves in 2016, agreed to a minority investment in Evil Geniuses, valuing the team […]

07/21/21: NBC Sports renewed its rights deal with IndyCar

NBC Sports goes Indy (again)

    Wednesday July 21, 2021 INDYCAR and NBC Sports locked in a multi-year extension of their media rights agreement that will see NBC Sports continue to be the exclusive home of the Indianapolis 500 and provide coverage of all NTT INDYCAR SERIES races, qualifying, practices, and Indy Lights races across its linear, digital, and […]

07/15/21: DreamHack mapped out plans for DreamHack Beyond

DreamHack finalizes the great Beyond

    Thursday July 15, 2021 Good morning! This is your weekly Esports Brief. DreamHack finalized experiential plans for the upcoming all-digital, at-home, interactive experience DreamHack Beyond, which runs July 24-31 and offering fans feature themed worlds, 20+ festival halls, game demos, hourly tournaments (including Hearthstone and Rocket League), the first DreamHack Battle of the […]