eSports Week In Review | Morgan Stanley’s Joke Research, 17 Teams In NBA’s ELeague And TV Ratings Activision-Blizzard’s Overwatch League (Photo: Blizzard) The Next Level 184 Get THE NEXT LEVEL ever Weekday for Free — just click this http://eepurl.com/b6qZLT or visit tnl.media TNL Take: This week saw an explosion of rumors around Activision-Blizzard’s upcoming Overwatch League and we looked at Morgan Stanley’s ridiculous revenue research, 11 of the 17 teams in NBA’s eLeague have already made eSports investments, Brand Deals and eSports TV Ratings update.
Here’s what happened:
MONDAY 05/08 NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and Take Two CEO Strauss Zelnick Announce NBA 2K eLeague (Photo: NBA/Take Two) TNL Infographic 035: NBA eLeague’s 17 Teams (Infographic: The Next Level/Jordan Fragen) TUESDAY 05/09 That’s not anyone from Morgan Stanley. It’s from “The Big Short” (Photo: Plan B Entertainment) TNL eSports Podcast 018 w/ SiriusXM eSports Show TNL eSports Podcast 018: Morgan Stanley’s Overwatch League Research (Photo: The Next Level) TNL eSports Brand Tracker 018: Burger King Spain and Playstation (Photo: Burger King) TNL eSports Brand Tracker 019: McLaren (Photo: McLaren) ELEAGUE Street Fighter V Invitational (Photo: ELEAGUE) TNL Infographic 036: Q2 eSports TV Ratings: Street Fighter Falls, FIFA On ESPN2 (Infographic: The Next Level) NEXT WEEK ON THE NEXT LEVEL EXCLUSIVE: THE NEXT LEVEL AND WUNDERMAN ESPORTS AND MARCH MADNESS BRAND RESEARCH STUDY EXCLUSIVE: 2017 COLLEGIATE ESPORTS REPORT UPDATE: HOW MANY SCHOOLS WITH SCHOLARSHIPS NOW? MORE BRANDS THAT SPONSORED EA MADDEN’S PRO TEAM CLUB SERIES ESPORTS AND POLITICS Have a great weekend!