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This Week We Cover Nerd On ESI Digest The New Facilities From Street Gamers, Martin & # 39; Deficio & # 39; Lynge at Misfits Gaming, the new CEO of DreamHack Sports Games, and Germany's decision on the entry of esporters.
Philadelphia-based nerd street gamers and discount chain Five Below opened special esports facilities in three new locations.
Two of the three facilities in Georgetown, Texas and Philadelphia are linked as part of Five Below stores
Esports-Bundes Deutschland (ESBD) have shown that esports athletes are able to enter Germany despite the currently applicable COVID-19 travel bans.
The Ministry's decision made it clear that esporters who are eligible to apply for the Gerrman esport visa, athletes participating in a tournament and a supervisor for esporters under the age of 18 could enter Germany.
Current decisions about entry into Germany are permitted for countries in the European Union along with other countries such as Great Britain and Switzerland.
The North American organization Misfits Gaming Group (MGG) announced that Martin & # 39; Deficio & # 39; Lynge has joined the organization.
Lynge joins the Misfits Gaming Group, Misfits Gaming, Florida Mayhem, and Florida host mutineers after serving as general manager of Origen. Prior to joining the Astralis Group brand, he was a commentator for the European League of Legends Championship Series (LCS).
DreamHack Sports Games, a business unit of MTG focused on sports simulation titles, has appointed Roger Lodewick as CEO.
He was co-CEO of DreamHack until the last Shuffle and brought DreamHack and ESL together under ESL Gaming. Prior to DreamHack, Lodewick was CEO of Zoomin, CCO of Comosa, and Senior Media Rights Sales Executive at TEAM Marketing, where he was responsible for selling media rights for the UEFA Champions League and Europe League.
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