Saudi Arabia's PIF launches esports group, acquires ESL Gaming, FACEIT
Saudi Arabia has launched a group to develop its video gaming industry, state media reported Wednesday, as the Gulf country seeks to diversify its ...
Webedia Arabia Group acquires gaming and esports platform SaudiGamer.com
Renowned gaming experts Webedia Esports Agency has acquired SaudiGamer.com, a leading platform for gaming and esports, through its local arm Webedia ...
Coronavirus: Football, music stars to compete in FIFA for Saudi esports charity event
Football and music stars are set to compete head-to-head in a charity tournament on the football video game FIFA 20 as part of Saudi Arabia’s $10 ...
Coronavirus: Saudi esports charity event Gamers Without Borders becomes biggest ever
Saudi Arabia’s esports fundraiser Gamers Without Borders has become the biggest esports charity event ever, with 120,000 players from over 70 ...
Coronavirus: Saudi Arabia sets up $10 million esports charity tournament for gamers
Saudi Arabia has set up a new charity esports event to raise money to fight the coronavirus pandemic with a $10 million prize fund.Gamers will be able ...
New esports network VENN aims to bring ‘gaming as a lens into pop culture’
A new, 24/7 esports gaming network called VENN that aims to blend pop culture and gaming was announced on Tuesday, after generating $17 million in ...
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Saudi esports federation boosts industry with new public-private partnerships
The Saudi esports industry received a boost as the Saudi Arabian Federation for Electronic and Intellectual Sports (SAFEIS) announced several new ...
Olympics: Talk of esports in Olympic Games is premature
Any discussion to include esports as a medal event at the Olympic Games is premature because of the way the gaming industry is structured, the ...
Saudi Sports Authority sets out to boost eSports activities in Kingdom
Globally the gaming industry will make more than $100 billion this year and Saudi Arabia is set to supercharge its efforts to capture a growing share ...