The (ESPL) is announcing today that it will create a global tournament and media network, starting with national esports competitions in Asia, starting in 2020.

The Singpore-based company announced it is targeting amateur gamers with a path to becoming professionals. It announced the plans at the Esports Bar Miami event that I am attending this week. The company has raised $2 million to date.

“We are setting up national leagues for esports,” said Michael Broda, CEO of ESPL. “We are doing a global technology platform to go from bedroom to pro.”

ESPL is developing an integrated and open ecosystem for tournaments, media, brands, publishers, teams and players with a focus on community and digital interactivity. ESPL is launching a global footprint across 16 countries in

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