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The Week in Esports

12/02/21: Vaccaro goes Gamers First; DreamHack Anaheim revs up live plans; UFC enters Warzone

  • DreamHack revealed the first round of content for DreamHack Anaheim
  • The Blast Premier World Final will run sans audiences
  • Meanwhile, Dec. 11-12 sees Ubisoft’s Rainbow Six Siege North American League Finals load up
  • Valorant Champions 2021 notched peak viewership of 690,066
  • Aim Lab is expanding its partnership with the VALORANT Champions Tour
  • FaZe Clan announced the launch of their “Spotlight” campaign
  • A dozen Canadian universities are launching the Canadian Collegiate Esports League
  • Eredivisie CV, DreamHack Sports Games and MECC Maastricht are teaming up to launch GG DreamHack Sports
  • Content creator/streamer Ludwig Ahgren made headlines this week
  • Epic Games opened the doors to Party Worlds
  • The Game Theory $1,000,000 Challenge for St. Jude ended up claiming over $1.6 million
  • On the college front, the NACE Starleague Grand Finals start play on Dec. 4-5,
  • Complexity Gaming launched Complexity Stars
  • A week after revealing plans to operate the first-ever officially licensed championship circuit in North America
  • Envy Gaming is kicking off a new partnership with pediatric health system, Children’s Health
  • The Game Awards announced the first musical performance for The Game Awards