Tag Archives: skin gambling
- The coming crash of the eSports Skins market
October 18, 2017
The post originally appears on http://www.gamblingandthelaw.com/ and we republished with permission. At its most exciting, eSports is an arena bursting with screaming fans, watching, and betting, as teams compete in video war games projected on giant screens. Fans place their bets, legal or illegal, with their cell phones. Some bet various forms...
- Legality of CS:GO Skin Gambling
February 23, 2017
This is a guest contribution by Lionel Iruk. An i‐gaming, international wealth management, M&A, principal attorney and manager at Empire Legal. If you would like to submit a contribution please contact Bill Beatty for submission details. Thank you. International Gaming - Legal Contributor The term skin gambling may come as a surprise to many...
- ESports players wagered nearly $5 billion on CS:GO skins in 2016
January 24, 2017
The crackdown against the Counter-Strike skins trading has apparently not spooked gamblers from wagering in the illicit multi-player, first person video game. Citing a research made by the firms Eilers & Krejcik Gaming and Narus Advisors, ESPN reported that some $5 billion was wagered in skins in 2016, of which...
- eSports and Skin Gambling: The Elephant in the Room
July 11, 2016
This is a guest contribution by Mark McGuinness, co-founder of esportsbet. If you would like to submit a contribution please contact Bill Beatty for submission details. Thank you. Over the last few months, the intersection between competitive video gaming and eSports with gambling has gone into proverbial overkill. More and more mainstream...
Legality of CS:GO Skin Gambling
February 23, 2017
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