- Robert Kraft Investment in Esports Telling About Millennial Disaffection with Traditional Sports – Kraft says, “We really believe this is the future” because of the way “millennials consume sports on their mobile devices.”
- Electronic Sports League (ESL) Launches ESL Brawlers and ESL Speedrunners in Partnership with Disney – Street Fighter V and speedrunning programming coming soon to new Disney gaming channel.
- Opinion: Tell The Stories Behind Esports – Esports ‘athletes’ are not necessarily household names, but telling compelling stories could change that.
- Discord Raises $50m at Valuation of Over $700m – Discord is “slack” for gaming and esports.
Daily Fantasy Sports
- UK Gaming Commission Puts Out Warning About Running Unauthorized Fantasy Sports Leagues With Entry Fees – Anyone running a fantasy contest “in the course of a business” could be running afoul of UK law.