BETER, the industry’s leading provider of next-gen betting and gaming solutions has extended its strategic partnership with Bayes Esports, the world’s leading supplier for esports live data.
This latest announcement means that BETER will continue to offer the most robust esports product to its clients and enable the company to continue building on its reputation for providing the most comprehensive esports offering.
This partnership not only enables BETER to offer reliable odds, but it also significantly increases the uptime and helps to manage the integrity risks more efficiently.
Evgeniy Bekker, BETER Esports General Manager said: “We are thrilled to have extended our partnership with Bayes Esports and it forms an important part of our overall global strategy for esports leadership. Our team looks forward to a long and prosperous relationship.”
“We pride ourselves on offering a comprehensive esports solution in the industry, working with some of the biggest operators in the world and this collaboration cements our position as the leading esports provider in the market.”
Regarding the partnership Martin Dachselt, CEO & Managing Director at Bayes Esports commented: “Partnering with companies such as BETER, that have the same vision of providing the best betting experience possible, whilst maintaining the highest possible standards, will only help to create a credible and trusted industry.
“It has been partnerships such as this, built around official live data, that have actively contributed to the development of esports as a whole and we are delighted to continue our partnership with BETER.”
BETER is also part of the Bayes Esports Partnership Program, a global network that is making strides towards establishing rules and solutions, by setting standards within the esports industry to ensure the long term integrity of this sector. The network is an opportunity for companies such as BETER to collaborate on the development of tools that can ensure the reliability of esports competitions and the legality of esports betting services – all working to a more sustainable esports future.
Unikrn Brings Video Games and Esports Betting Back
Gamers are always looking for more, and unikrn is betting on it. The esports betting platform is back and built for a new generation of players.
Initially introduced eight years ago, unikrn is the most expansive video games and esports betting platform on the market – offering a safe, secure and accessible way for players of legal betting age to supercharge their esports fandom. The platform, which also offers betting options across traditional sport and casino games, is now available in Brazil and Canadian provinces and territories other than Ontario. The platform will continue plans to enter new, regulated markets around the globe in 2023 and into the future.
The platform, now with a completely new look-and-feel, offers an easy-to-use interface that makes it smoother and simpler for players looking to bet on their own, bet with friends or even bet on themselves. With an around-the-clock video game stream of exciting action featuring the world’s most popular video game titles, unikrn gives players more ways to bet while watching and playing their favourite games.
“Over the past year, the passionate team at Entain has worked closely with us to create a safe, accessible, secure and compliant product that players can trust – even if they’ve never placed a bet before. The launch of unikrn in both Brazil and Canada is the first step as we introduce a video games and esports betting platform that truly puts a new generation of players and their passions first,” Justin Dellario, CEO of unikrn and Managing Director of Esports at Entain, said.
unikrn is continually innovating and will evolve its product suite as the brand’s footprint expands. The initial product offerings will include UMode, unikrn Virtual, unikrn Esportsbook, unikrn Sportsbook, unikrn Casino and unikrn Rewards.
World Esports Championships Finals Begin with Spectacular Opening Ceremony
IESF welcomes World Esports Family to Bali for the largest edition of its flagship event
The International Esports Federation (IESF) officially opened the 14th World Esports Championships Finals today in Bali, Indonesia. The Opening Ceremony kicked off IESF’s historic WE Championships with an athlete parade, special performances, and speeches from IESF President Vlad Marinescu and Esports Federation of Indonesia (PBESI) President Budi Gunawan at the Merusaka Nusa Dua Hotel.
The ceremony welcomed athletes, referees, fans, event organizers, government officials, and others from the World Esports Family. The ceremony began with the Indonesia Raya, the national anthem of Indonesia, and the official PBESI march. IESF then did an official raising of its flag to mark the start of the event. Inspired by Indonesian and Balinese culture, the ceremony featured traditional dances as well as extraordinary performances by Indonesian artists Alffy Rev, Wizzy, and Ecko.
The WE Championships remain the sole international esports competition where athletes compete to represent their countries. Over 600 players representing 106 countries will compete across six games: CS:GO, Dota 2, Mobile Legends: Bang Bang, eFootball ™ 2023, Tekken 7, and PUBG Mobile, making this the largest and most geographically diverse edition of the event since its inception in 2008 with a record prize pool of $500,000.
An athlete representative from each country joined in the athlete parade of the Opening Ceremony to carry their country’s flag to celebrate the event’s largest and most inclusive edition. Additionally, IESF showcased its commitment to responsible gaming and providing referees with the highest level of certification to ensure fair and safe competition. This year’s referees took an oath on stage during the Opening Ceremony, alongside an athlete representative, to safeguard responsible gaming.
IESF President Vlad Marinescu spoke at the ceremony and said: “Welcome to Bali for the 2022 World Esports Championships Finals. We are elated to see a historic 106 countries, more than double from last year’s edition, competing in the 14th edition of this event right here in the Land of Gods. All of you here in this beautiful country and those watching are proof and reflection of the growth and progress of the World Esports Family.”
In his speech, PBESI President Budi Gunawan said: “The Indonesia Esports Summit and the 14th IESF World Esports Championships, wil declare our commitment to set new standards for organizing world class esports event. We sincerely hope that the 14th IESF World Esports Championships Bali 2022 will be a new momentum for all these great talents from around the world to build friendship and peace”
The competition will conclude with the Closing Ceremony and a special announcement on December 11, where one nation will be crowned the World Esports champion.
The Finals will be live-streamed across seven IESF Twitch channels, one dedicated for each game. The full lineup of competing nations and all other information related to WEC can be found on the official website.
The World Esports Championships 2022 Are Officially Open!
And WE are live in 3,2,1…
The World Esports Championships 2022 are officially open!
Join the opening ceremony today, at 7 pm GMT +8 with traditional music and dance performances, a fireworks show, and wave your national flag proudly!
After the opening ceremony feel free to join in the press conferences.
During the event, you can experience a little bit of everything from cosplay competitions, games, watch parties, and daily activities.
If you are not in Bali, you can always tune in on the platform wec.iesf.org and become part of the magic.
Watch your teams, stay on top of every score, and keep cheering for your favorite players!
Gaming Americas Weekly Roundup – November 28-December 4
How Online Casino is Changing the Gambling Landscape in Europe
Gaming Corps Announces Approval for Netherlands Launch
Push Gaming strikes major partnership with Pokerstars
Introducing new verticals to the online casino space
Relax Gaming celebrates fifth Dream Drop Mega Jackpot winner with Play North
Alderney’s Gambling Control Commission Appoints Industry Veteran Andrew Gellatly to Executive Director Role
PRAGMATIC PLAY HITS BULLSEYE WITH NEW VIRTUAL SPORTS DARTS LAUNCH
IESF Concludes Regional Qualifiers for World Esports Championships
Exclusive interview: Superlotto kicks off the World Cup in Africa!
Wazdan expands Latvia presence with FeniBet agreement
EveryMatrix inks new casino deal with KingMakers
Crypto, Instant Withdrawal and Security Features – How the iGaming Industry Is Modernizing
Gaming Americas Weekly Roundup – October 31-November 6
Superlotto Games boosts pan-African reach with GOAT Interactive
PRAGMATIC PLAY EXPANDS SOUTH AFRICAN FOOTPRINT WITH WORLD SPORTS BETTING
Interviews6 days ago
Exclusive Q&A w/ Paul Buianov, Founder and CEO at BetCare
Affiliate Industry6 days ago
PartnerMatrix inks new affiliate channel deal with AdmiralBet
Latest News6 days ago
Superbet Group unveils new player engagement and marketing strategy in partnership with Genius Sports
Gambling in the USA6 days ago
Gaming Americas Weekly Roundup – November 21-27
eSports6 days ago
Challengermode launches in-game tournaments with The Battle of Polytopia, ushering in a new era for esports & competitive gaming
Balkans6 days ago
CT Gaming Won Casino Management System of the Year Award at BEGE EXPO 2022
Asia6 days ago
Sands China Awarded New 10-Year Gaming Concession
Asia5 days ago
Wynn Marjan Confirmed As First Casino Resort In UAE