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LCS Summer Split: Team Liquid Wins Coaching Staff Of The Split Award

August 18, 2020 Via Inven Global

Team Liquid has won the award for Coaching Staff of the Split in the 2020 League of Legends Championship Series Summer Split. TL finished in 1st place with a 15-3 record, a franchise best, after finishing in 9th place in…

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Team Liquid Rewards Esports Fans With Liquid+ Platform

August 11, 2020 Via VentureBeat

Team Liquid today unveiled Liquid+, a platform that rewards the company’s esports fans for engaging with players such as watching streams or participating in online events. It’s a way to reward fans and better monetize them by understanding who they…

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Mobalytics Raises $11 Million To Coach Video Game Players

July 22, 2020 Via L.A. Biz

Mobalytics aims to help video gamers play better, and the personal gaming assistant and analytics platform has raised $11.25 million to do it. The company’s technology analyzes in-game data to improve player performance. Supported titles include the multiplayer online battle…

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‘Something Needs to Fill That Void.’ As Stadiums Go Quiet, Esports Are Having a Moment

March 31, 2020 Via TIME

Unless you’re into marble racing or Belarusian hockey, you’re probably having a hard time finding any sports to watch right now. The COVID-19 pandemic has thrown the NBA and NHL seasons into limbo, MLB’s opening day came and went with…

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In The Quarantine Age, An Indoor Sport Seizes Center Stage

March 30, 2020 Via Los Angeles Times

Four men appeared on my television at 2 p.m. in neat rectangles. The backgrounds varied. Barren white walls in one, a few frames in another. A window, some furniture. They all had headsets. One wore a burgundy suit and tie….

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Video Game Companies May Be Poised for Gains

March 16, 2020 Via Los Angeles Business Journal

The gaming industry stands to be one of the few sectors that could benefit from the coronavirus pandemic despite losses triggered by disrupted conferences and esports tournaments, industry observers say. Last week’s cancellation of 2020’s Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3,…

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Team Liquid Was The Most Viewed Esports Team Of 2019

February 20, 2020 Via Dot Esports

Now’s a good time to be a Liquid fan. Certain esports team names have become as recognizable for gamers as the Los Angeles Lakers would be for a basketball fan. When looking at viewership, however, one organization eclipsed the rest…

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Mobile Startup Nifty Games Looks To Carve Out A Piece Of The Sports Pie, Secures NBA Deal

February 18, 2020 Via GameDaily.biz

Rather than challenge EA or 2K, co-founders Jon Middleton and Pete Wanat tell GameDaily that the goal is to offer more approachable, quick session sports. Like the rest of the mobile gaming ecosystem, the mobile sports scene can be pretty…

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Liquid Cement Spot As Best-Ever League Team In North America

August 26, 2019 Via ESPN

DETROIT — Team Liquid are champions once more. In a record-setting final at a packed Little Caesars Arena, the reigning North American champions won their fourth-straight League of Legends Championship Series title, becoming the first team in the league to…

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The Fortnite World Cup Has Kicked Off In New York City, And A $30 Million Prize Pool Is On The Line

July 27, 2019 Via CNBC

Many a tennis great has been crowned under the bright lights of New York’s Arthur Ashe Stadium. But this weekend, the renowned arena will oversee the coronation of a different kind of royalty as the world’s best Fortnite players duke…

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Intel Grand Slam The Latest Achievement In Team Liquid’s Banner Year

July 8, 2019 Via ESPN

History was made in Germany on Sunday, when Team Liquid became the second team to complete the Intel Grand Slam, winning its fourth ESL or Dreamhack Masters in a little more than two months to win the grand prize of…

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Niantic: Harry Potter: Wizards Unite and Bringing Gaming Communities Together

June 20, 2019

As an extended part of the Niantic family, we at aXiomatic are thrilled to welcome the passionate Harry Potter fanbase to share in an incredibly fun, social experience with the launch of the augmented reality (AR) mobile game Harry Potter:…

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