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An in depth look at Overwatch Season 2 (Sponsors, Teams, TV, Viewership, More) and how this affects Season 3https://tnl....
10/24/2019
Overwatch League Season 2: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly — The Next Level

An in depth look at Overwatch Season 2 (Sponsors, Teams, TV, Viewership, More) and how this affects Season 3

https://tnl.media/esportsnews/2019/10/19/overwatch-league-season-2-the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly

TNL Take: Now that the dust has settled on Activision-Blizzard’s second season of the Overwatch League, let’s take a look back at what this next iteration showed us. THE GOOD Expansion: Overwatch League went from its original 12 teams and added another 8 - with 6 of them being International

Gaming/Esports Stocks and ETF YTD returns:$EA $ATVI $GME $TTWO $NTDOY $TCEHY $HUYA $SLGG $ESPO $NERD $GMBL $DOYU $AESE $...
09/09/2019

Gaming/Esports Stocks and ETF YTD returns:

$EA $ATVI $GME $TTWO $NTDOY $TCEHY $HUYA $SLGG $ESPO $NERD $GMBL $DOYU $AESE $HEAR $WINR

http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2019/8/13/is-houston-the-next-call-of-duty-franchise  | Is Houston The Next Call Of Duty Fr...
08/15/2019
Is Houston The Next Call Of Duty Franchise? — The Next Level

http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2019/8/13/is-houston-the-next-call-of-duty-franchise | Is Houston The Next Call Of Duty Franchise?

TNL Take: Last week on Activision-Blizzard’s Q2 earnings call , CEO Bobby Kotick revealed that the 8th slot for the upcoming Call Of Duty League has been sold. However, while the previous 7 slots have all been named, there was no mention of which investor or investment team purchased this slot and

How Much Money Could Twitch's New Feature Bring In  http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/2/26/how-much-money-could-twitch-b...
02/27/2018
How Much Money Could Twitch's New Feature Bring In

How Much Money Could Twitch's New Feature Bring In http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/2/26/how-much-money-could-twitch-bits-bring-in-with-overwatch

TNL Take: In June of 2016, Twitch introduced bits and cheering and provided another means of monetization for streamers outside of subscriptions. In the simplest terms, viewers purchase bits (the lowest price is $1.40 for 100 bits) and then give them to streamers in the form of cheering. Twitch Bits

What Does Esports "Success" Look Like For Sports Leagues  http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/2/19/what-does-esports-succe...
02/20/2018
What Does Esports "Success" Look Like For Sports Leagues

What Does Esports "Success" Look Like For Sports Leagues http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/2/19/what-does-esports-success-look-like-for-sports-leagues

Industry Guest Post: Brett Morris is a former Senior Vice President for Mark Cuban (MarkCubanCompanies.com) and former President/COO of esports innovator Super League Gaming (SuperLeague.com). He’s now a consultant in esports and other emerging technologies and can be reached at [email protected]...

Australia and Esports: The Challenges and Opportunity  http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/2/4/australia-and-esports-the-o...
02/06/2018
Australia and Esports: The Challenges and Opportunity

Australia and Esports: The Challenges and Opportunity http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/2/4/australia-and-esports-the-obstacles-and-opportunity

Industry Guest Post: Dave Harris has spent over 15 years in traditional sports with his last major role being General Manager at National Rugby League. Dave is currently the Managing Director of Guinevere Capital Esports & Entertainment with a portfolio including LG Dire Wolves, Supa-Stellar, S

Facebook Launches Gaming Creator Program Aimed At Twitch, YouTube  http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/1/29/facebook-launc...
01/30/2018
Facebook Launches Gaming Creator Program Aimed At Twitch, YouTube

Facebook Launches Gaming Creator Program Aimed At Twitch, YouTube http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/1/29/facebook-launches-gaming-creator-program-aimed-at-twitch-youtube

TNL Take: To get some insight into how Facebook and Mark Zuckerburg view competition, read this fantastic article on their war with Google over Google Plus. My favorite part is when he addresses his Facebook army and quotes Roman senator Cato the Elder: “You know, one of my favorite Roman orators ...

EA, Disney, NFL Sign Multi-Year Distribution Deal For Madden Esports  http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/1/27/ea-disney-n...
01/29/2018
EA, Disney, NFL Sign Multi-Year Distribution Deal For Madden Esports

EA, Disney, NFL Sign Multi-Year Distribution Deal For Madden Esports http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/1/27/ea-disney-nfl-sign-multi-year-distribution-for-madden-esports

TNL Take: It's not even February and we've seen several major announcements related to esports media rights and sports leagues: Twitch gets Overwatch League Major League Soccer and EA Sports announce eMLS Facebook garners exclusive rights to ESL content Twitch signs second 3rd party exclusive deal

Australia and Esports: Years Behind But The Potential To Innovate - Part 1  http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/1/23/austr...
01/24/2018
Australia and Esports: Years Behind But The Potential To Innovate - Part 1

Australia and Esports: Years Behind But The Potential To Innovate - Part 1 http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/1/23/australia-and-esports-years-behind-but-the-potential-to-innovate-part-1

Industry Guest Post: Dave Harris has spent over 15 years in traditional sports with his last major role being General Manager at National Rugby League. Dave is currently the Managing Director of Guinevere Capital Esports & Entertainment with a portfolio including LG Dire Wolves, Supa-Stellar, S

Facebook's Exclusive ESL Deal Is About Media Rights  http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/1/20/facebook-signs-exclusive-bro...
01/22/2018
Facebook's Exclusive ESL Deal Is About Media Rights

Facebook's Exclusive ESL Deal Is About Media Rights http://tnl.media/esportsnews/2018/1/20/facebook-signs-exclusive-broadcasting-deal-with-esl

TNL Take: Going back to June 2016, we've said the biggest threat to Twitch in live esports was Facebook instead of YouTube. We even analyzed Youtube and Twitch directly stating the formers dominance in all things VOD. Since Facebook entered the esports space, they've done a slew of content deals inc

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