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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October 29, 2020 2 min
XSET has moved quickly as a young organization. Today they announced an investment from popular rapper Swae Lee in a Rolling Stone article. (https://www.rollingstone.com/pro/news/swae-lee-invests-in-esports-group-xset-1082221/) Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was NBA player Josh Hart. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1WteeA7OQG8) If you are ...
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I just love that the Farming Simulator League exists, here's the latest with the unique esport heading into Season Three. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was NBA player Hamidou Diallo. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1WteeA7OQG8) If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested ...
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A look at VSPN, the Chinese tournament organizer that just raised almost nine-figures in a Series B round. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was NBA player Josh Hart. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1WteeA7OQG8) If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested in appearing on The Game...
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Nadeshot's back baby! The organization founded by a former Call of Duty player has found a way into the top level of Call of Duty esports once again. I dive into the history of the deal, everything Immortals has been undertaking and more. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was NBA player Josh Hart. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1WteeA7OQ...
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Atlanta has always been a central spot for big business including TV, Hip-Hop and soda but now the city has set its sights on esports. Ghost Gaming, an org that used to home some of the most popular Fortnite players, is relocating to Atlanta after being acquired by a company based in the city. Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network's new show hosted by Chris Puckett from Times Square. This week's guest was NBA player Josh ...
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The quarterfinal matchup in League of Legends Worlds between Suning and JD Gaming had some extra levels to it. Mainly, it was a core part of both teams backers marketing strategy. Read more about how Suning awarded fans after the win over a rival ecommerce site's League team in China this past week on the Esports Observer. (https://esportsobserver.com/china-esports-recap-oct22-2020/) Watch The Gamer Hour - Esportz Network'...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, often known by her initials AOC, is a popular politician serving in the US House of Representatives. Last night she streamed Among Us on Twitch with fellow Rep Ilhan Omar and a roster of top streamers. With a peak viewership of 435,000, this stream was the third largest english-speaking stream on an individual's channel ever on Twitch. While that sounds like a lot of qualifers, this was still a massive...
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Well this will be interesting. The winningest League of Legends team in history signed the guy who claims to be the winningest challenger to walk the earth. Tyler 1 is no stranger to controversy but with Riot seemingly welcoming him back after a two year ban, T1 Sports and Entertainment has signed him to a deal. He's also apparenly going to work closely with Nike which feels like a potential powderkeg - but hey, maybe he is ref...
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Everything you need to know about the new esports organization from Pittsburgh Steelers star WR Juju Smith-Schuster If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested in appearing on The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by emailing mthimmig@esportznetwork.com. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe, it helps us out a ton! Ne...
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Valve's handling of Dota 2 esports during this pandemic has been less than ideal by all accounts. A new report highlights an opportunity Valve passed on which could have smoothed over a lot of concerns If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested in appearing on The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by emailing mthimmig@esportznetw...
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Groups are done, NA is gone and we move onto quarterfinals with eight teams left. Here's how it breaks down and the matchups to watch out for. If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested in appearing on The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by emailing mthimmig@esportznetwork.com. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subs...
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Oh baby, an absolute bombshell of a report from The Esports Observer highlights Guild Esports interesting business plan. We dive into what it means, why it probably wasn't a good idea. Read the full report from Tobias Seck at the Esports Observer here: https://esportsobserver.com/guild-david-beckham-20m Also subscribe to The Gamer Hour's YouTube channel using this link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGSLEPlNgNUNfeo_FeYnG...
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A jam packed weekend of news summarized in three minutes with a look at TI, Halo and Tencent. If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested in appearing on The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by emailing mthimmig@esportznetwork.com. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe, it helps us out a ton! New episodes Monday thr...
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How IBM is helping the Overwatch League and why Twitch signed a Brazilian esports org to an exlclusive deal. For more weekend listening: On Free Fire and the Brazilian Esports Scene (https://www.esportznetworkpodcast.com/game-tv-brazil-esports-scene) How IBM is Using Cloud, Mobile and AI tech in Esports (https://www.esportznetworkpodcast.com/ibm-esports-tech) Building a TikTok Gaming Empire & Bringing Freelancing to Streaming (...
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Let's look at ReKT Global, quickly becoming one of the largest esports companies in the world, on the heels of a massive raise. If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested in appearing on The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by emailing mthimmig@esportznetwork.com. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe, it helps...
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G Loot is quickly becoming a leader in the race to be the company that catches on with challenges tied to real money awards for casual gaming. Here's what the company is and how much money they have funding it. If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested in appearing on The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by emailing mthimmig@e...
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Flashpoint is back, here's everything you need to know about the unique CSGO tournament If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested in appearing on The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by emailing mthimmig@esportznetwork.com. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe, it helps us out a ton! New episodes Monday throug...
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October 5, 2020 3 min
With a slow weekend in esports news, here's a recap of what's happened so far at League of Legends Worlds. NA bad, Korea good (shocking). If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested in appearing on The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by emailing mthimmig@esportznetwork.com. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subsc...
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A full round up this Friday to cover a massive streamer being signed, the replacement for the head of the OWL and Riot Games bringing the long-term partnership model to Brazil. If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested in appearing on The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by emailing mthimmig@esportznetwork.com. If you enjoyed the...
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Oh what a day, what a day. The return of the Green Wall may be coming soon (https://esportsobserver.com/hector-rodriguez-reacquires-optic/) and Overwatch is in search of the league's third commissioner in four seasons. Oof. If you are connected to a gaming celebrity in the worlds of music, acting or comedy who might be interested in appearing on The Gamer Hour, please reach out to Esportz Network CEO Mark Thimmig by emailing m...
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