Esports Minute

Esports Minute

The top esports story in 90 seconds by Mitch Reames backed by Esportz Network. Check out our full-length show the Esportz Network Podcast for longer segments, more details, and in-depth interviews.... Show More

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February 26, 2021 1 min
Access to top artists as well as a possible route around DMCA takedowns for XSET. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you are interested in being a sponsor for the Esports Minute, Esports Network Podcast, College Esports QuickTake or The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by email...
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Texas is dealing with a horrible storm and the brutal ramifications of it. This weekend, Envy Gaming will be holding a stream focused on raising funds for people impacted by the severe weather. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you are interested in being a sponsor for the Esports Minute, Esports Network Pod...
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Twitch is going to fight for a major sports league property. That may be in one year, it may be in a decade, but it's going to happen. As more sports leagues move to the platform, Twitch continues to carve out its niche in traditional sports. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you are interested in being a...
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Shopify created a new esports organization and it's pretty cool but basically the standard for major esports organizations in Asia. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you are interested in being a sponsor for the Esports Minute, Esports Network Podcast, College Esports QuickTake or The Gamer Hour, please ...
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The Overwatch League has a new schedule and format, here's what you need to know. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you are interested in being a sponsor for the Esports Minute, Esports Network Podcast, College Esports QuickTake or The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by e...
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Should LCS teams be allowed to field more than two players who aren't NA residents on teams? That's the question at the debate around League of Legends Twitter right now. There are meaningful arguments on both sides, let's break it down. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was XXXX (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGn...
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Even if some public opinions on the Activision Blizzard franchised leagues are souring, that doesn't mean investors aren't still opening their pockets. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you are interested in being a sponsor for the Esports Minute, Esports Network Podcast, College Esports QuickTake or...
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I look at the viewership from the Atlanta Home Stand, the first regular season event for Season Two of the CDL. While numbers went up, I make the case for why it isn't enough to justify the buy-ins forced upon the teams. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was Troy Daniels (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you are int...
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Activision Blizzard published some interesting research today focused on the value of esports sponsorships compared to ones in traditional sports. I look at what they found. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was guitarist Herman Li (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you are interested in being a sponsor for the Esports M...
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This is like a bi-annual event at this point. A job opening is posted without compensation and we see two camps set up. The first argues that this is a passion-driven industry with super low revenues. And they are correct. But the second argues that unpaid internships put a massive barrier to entry on starting positions in esports and are more impactful to applicants of color as they are statistically less likely to have a safety n...
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Ford's integration of F-150 hits on every level. Get the car into the game, grab billboard space in-game for esports events, create ad voiced by Bryan Cranston and a freestyle competition? This is my favorite brand deal of esports in 2021 so far. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was Herman Li (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_...
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Riot Games CEO Nicolas Laurent is facing a lawsuit from a former employee with some serious allegations. I look at this lawsuit, for more information on Riot Games ongoing gender discrimination lawsuits, read this article from the Washington Post. (https://www.washingtonpost.com/video-games/2021/02/09/riot-games-laurent-lawsuit/) Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This ...
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Wise Ventures Esports has officially become Version1 and has announced a new VALORANT team. Meanwhile, Riot Games has cleared its first hurdle in goal to unseat Honor of Kings as the dominant Mobile MOBA in China. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was NFL RB Ryan Nall (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you are interested...
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This new collaboration is going to sell out quickly. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was NFL RB Ryan Nall (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you are interested in being a sponsor for the Esports Minute, Esports Network Podcast, College Esports QuickTake or The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Th...
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Possibly surprisingly, not a ton of major esports organizations have shutdown during the pandemic but that doesn't mean they are doing great. Today we had one of the first major casualties with North closing down citing issues with the pandemic and lack of investor interest. While their appears to be light at the end of the pandemic-tunnel, esports organizations are still fighting for a path forward. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esp...
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The teams in Activision Blizzard's franchised leagues were primarily beholden to Fanatics when it came to merchandise. As of this past weekend, that deal has expired and teams are now free to create and market their own products. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was Ryan Nall (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you a...
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We look at the United Talent Agency signing FaZe Clan and EA's Q3 Earnings Report. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was Ryan Nall. (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnGng) If you are interested in being a sponsor for the Esports Minute, Esports Network Podcast, College Esports QuickTake or The Gamer Hour, please reach out to ...
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TSM was one of the organizations who went all in early on Fortnite. It was a bet that largely paid off. But as the game's esports scene has been trailing off, TSM decided to cut ties. It's a decision that highlights an uncertain future for a popular title that never really put a big focus on esports anyway. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's gues...
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Just a year and a half ago, Immortals Gaming Club had one of the widest esports portfolios of any organization. With the selling of the OpTic brand the spot in the CDL, they lost some goodwill. Now with the LA Valiant being entirely released late in the offseason, they've lost the rest. It's a bad situation and clearly IGC needs to make some organizational changes soon. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show...
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I'm not a financial advisor but I break down what the hell is happening with Gamestop stock throughout this last week. Be sure to check out the full length podcast where I interview a guy who is actually qualified to talk about this situtation by heading over to the Esportz Network Podcast feed. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was XXXX (http...
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