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Mitch Reames covers headlines and happenings within the world of esports in a rapid-fire, info-packed 90 seconds.

Mitch Reames covers headlines and happenings within the world of esports in a rapid-fire, info-packed 90 seconds.
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United States

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Mitch Reames covers headlines and happenings within the world of esports in a rapid-fire, info-packed 90 seconds.

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English


Episodes

E3 Recap With The Three Biggest Esports Moments

6/14/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through a recap of E3. He is joined by Max Bettendorf to talk about what we are most excited about coming out of the event. That full recap can be found using the Esportz Network Podcast feed below. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check out our bi-weekly podcast The Esports Network Podcast (https://www.esportznetworkpodcast.com/). Follow Mitch on Twitter @Mitch_Reames...

Duration:00:01:37

The Future of Esports Betting with Thrive Fantasy CEO

6/13/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through the esports betting landscape with Thrive Fantasy, a new sports betting app offering esports lines. This is a preview of an interview that can be found on the Esportz Network Podcast feed below. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check out our bi-weekly podcast The Esports Network Podcast (https://www.esportznetworkpodcast.com/). Follow Mitch on Twitter...

Duration:00:01:34

Pulling Back the Curtain on Esportz Network for Episode #50

6/12/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through what is going on behind the scenes at the Esportz Network. Our current plans and what we hope to tackle in the future as we reach the first mini-milestone in the esports minute segment. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check out our bi-weekly podcast The Esports Network Podcast (https://www.esportznetworkpodcast.com/). Follow Mitch on Twitter @Mitch_Reames...

Duration:00:02:05

The NBA 2K League, Esports Accessibility with Danny Martin

6/11/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through a preview for an interview that can be found on the Esportz Network Podcast feed below. Geekletes co-founder Danny Martin talks about being a part of the NBA 2K scene as the league took off, bringing esports opportunities to more people, building their arena in Texas and more. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check out our bi-weekly podcast The Esports Network...

Duration:00:01:48

Riot Games Releasing Teamfight Tactics

6/10/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through Riot Games announcing its second title, nearly ten years after League of Legends was released. The strategy game will be similar to Dota 2's Auto Chess, but most interesting for the esports world is how the company that has built the most expansive franchised league on the planet will build an esport from scratch. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check out our...

Duration:00:01:30

OpTic Gaming Officially Sold to Immortals

6/7/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through the sale of one of the largest esports brands on the planet. OpTic Gaming has been synonymous with esports for years and now is in limbo as the parent company has been bought out by the Immortals Gaming Club. What this means for OpTic and for Immortals going forward. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check out our bi-weekly podcast The Esports Network Podcast...

Duration:00:01:34

FaZe HighSky Admits to Being Underage Fueling Tfue's Lawsuit

6/6/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through an interesting development in the Tfue - FaZe lawsuit. Twitch has independently confirmed that Tfue's allegations of a player being underage on the FaZe roster was true. They suspended the young player from the platform, but he went to YouTube and got his stream back online by including his Mom in the frame. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check out our...

Duration:00:01:30

ESPN Creates New Esports Event Series

6/5/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through a brand new addition to the world of esports events. EXP will be a multi-faceted esports competition series created by ESPN. The first event retroactively added to the series was the Esports Collegiate Championship last month. The next two events will be held in Apex Legends, a key benefit from the game being owned by EA. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check...

Duration:00:01:35

Team Liquid Becomes the First NA Team to Reach #1 in CS:GO Rankings

6/4/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through the end of the Astralis era in CS:GO, at least for now. After 406 days the Danish superteam has finally been unseated at the top. In their place is Team Liquid, the first North American team to hold the honor ever. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check out our bi-weekly podcast The Esports Network Podcast (https://www.esportznetworkpodcast.com/). Follow Mitch on...

Duration:00:01:30

Rick Fox Staying at Echo Fox to Fight Racist Shareholder

6/3/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through an update in the Rick Fox allegations against an Echo Fox shareholder. While Fox had previously said he was set to leave the organization he founded, now he is staying at the organization to fight against the shareholder from the inside. With the LCS deadline looming, a final resolution will be coming soon. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check out our bi-weekly...

Duration:00:01:30

Former OWL Commissioner Nate Nanzer moving to Epic Games

5/31/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through a massive shift in the esports executive landscape. In a mid-season move, former OWL commissioner Nate Nanzer accepted a job with Epic Games to handle the future of Fortnite esports. Nanzer will likely be trying to create consistency in Fortnite esports and also may be doing some work with Rocket League, a new addition to the Epic Games portfolio. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For...

Duration:00:01:30

How to Explain Esports to Friends, Coworkers or Parents

5/30/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through the tough challenge of explaining esports to people who may be wholely unfamiliar with the industry. Everybody who enjoys esports has often had to try to encapsulate the whole industry in easy-to-understand langauge. This podcast covers quick responses to common out of touch questions, details some big numbers that help people "get" esports, and talks about the history of esports to show where this industry came from and why it isn't going...

Duration:00:01:35

Cloud 9 and Puma Sign "Eight Figure" Deal

5/29/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through a massive expansion in the existing partnership between Puma and Cloud 9. The athletic apparel company singed a deal with Puma in January to cover C9's LCS team, and now that partnership has expanded to all of Cloud 9's various teams. As one of the most valuable esports organizations in the world, this partnership is huge for both parties as C9 gets a major apparel retailer and Puma gets a leading esports brand. Puma Head of Digital Marketing...

Duration:00:01:45

Vodafone and ESL Partner for Unique Mobile Esports Tournament

5/28/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through the first major esports tournament entirely being held over 5G internet. Vodafone and ESL have announced the Vodafone 5G ESL Mobile Open, a massive tournament being held at Milan Games Week on September 28th and 29th. Tounraments will be held in Ashphalt Legends: 9 and PUBG Mobile, with $184,000 on the line between the two games. If this tournament is successful and esports organizers can move away from LAN settings, it will open up a ton...

Duration:00:01:44

Breaking Down the Tfue / FaZe Lawsuit - Video Responses and Leaked Contract

5/27/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through new developments in what might be the largest esports story of the year. Since the first podcast was released, FaZe Clan owner FaZe Banks released an emotional video titled "Dear Tfue," Tfue responded with a two minute statment ending with the hashtag #ReleaseTheContract which immediately went trending, then a leaked contract came out the next morning showing Tfue's claims to be largely correct. I brought back Terrel Skellie to break down all...

Duration:00:01:33

Designing Esports Facilities with HKS Sports and Entertainment

5/24/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through how designers are thinking about esports facilities. Joined by two Senior Designers from HKS Sports and Entertainment, the conversation covers the work they are doing for Team Vitality and the Dallas Fuel, how their approach differs when thinking about traditional sports and esports, and the evolving nature of esports facilities with the challenges and opportunities in that space. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New...

Duration:00:01:31

Fortnite Partners with Jordan Brand in Game

5/24/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through Fortnite partnering with Jordan to bring the signature shoe to the virtual world. While this won't have an impact on Fortnite esports, it is notable because it shows an increased willingness for Nike to engage with gaming and esports opportunities. While many big companies have invested in esports, the major athletic providers are only dipping their toes in, although Nike did also sign a massive deal with the League of Legends Pro League in...

Duration:00:01:39

Riot Forms Governing Body for Collegiate LoL

5/22/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through the RSAA, a new governing body for collegiate league of legends. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check out our bi-weekly podcast The Esports Network Podcast (https://www.esportznetworkpodcast.com/). Follow Mitch on Twitter @Mitch_Reames (https://twitter.com/Mitch_Reames) Follow Esportz Network on Twitter (https://twitter.com/EsportzNetwork), Instagram...

Duration:00:01:45

Fortnite Superstar Tfue Sues FaZe Clan

5/21/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through one of the biggest channels on Twitch and most popular esports players in the world suing his organization. Since joining FaZe Clan in April of 2018, Tfue's rise has been meteoric. Now he is suing the organization that gave him his big break. Mitch and Terrell Skellie break down the nuances of this lawsuit, including Tfue's allegations, FaZe Clan's response, and the lasting reprecussing for player representation in esports. If you enjoyed the...

Duration:00:01:34

US Senator Writes Bill Targeting Loot Boxes

5/17/2019
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On today's Esports Minute, Mitch takes us through a new bill in the US Senate that would target loot boxes in games "played by minors." This is a quick preview of the issue and a much longer debate can be found on the Esportz Network Podcast feed. I brought on Terrell Skellie and we go over the wide ecosystem of how games use loot boxes and other DLC in their titles. If you enjoyed the podcast, please rate and subscribe! New episodes Monday through Friday. For more in-depth news check out...

Duration:00:01:35