Interviewing Marco “Jinkgo” Garnier – Riot Games Esport Manager

This week, we interviewed Marco "Jinkgo" Garnier, esport Manager at Riot Games, on the famous game League of Legends. He talks about the company's ambitions and also how he manages the Open Tour, a new competition on the French soil. Follow him on Twitter for more. KYKLOS: Hey Jinkgo! We hope you’re well. Thanks for accepting this interview. For the ones who don’t know you, can you introduce yourself briefly? JINKGO: Hey guys! Actually, I’m Marco “Jingko” Garnier and I work…...
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Interview with Nicolas, Esport Servette Club’s manager

Nicolas Sperduto is the general manager of the Swiss Servette FC team. The club has 3 different sections based on Overwatch, Rocket League, and Hearthstone. His journey, his role, his vision of the esport scene... He agreed to answer our questions and to share his experience. To follow the different teams from Servette FC : Servette Geneva eSports Servette FC KYKLOS: Hello Nicolas, to begin, can you introduce yourself and tell us about your career? NICOLAS: My career is a…...
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Fortnite is now above CSGO and WOW in terms of number of players on PC

EPIC GAME’s prime game didn’t stop attracting new players and is now keeping them. In February, Fortnite was the 4th most played game on PC with around 16.3% of the players! He is now above PLAYERUNKNOWN’S BATTLEGROUND (PUBG) which is now the 5th with 14.6%. The fanbase and the number of streamers are still growing. If we exclude esports competitions, Fortnite is the most streamed game on Twitch and Youtube. New content releases allow Fortnite to keep its players If…...
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Interview Maverick, pro HearthStone player

Maverick is a professional player and streamer playing Hearthstone, produced by Blizzard Entertainment. He is Belgian and represents the ArmaTeam team. He was previously part of Millenium team. To follow all his news: Twitter Twitch KYKLOS: How did you start your career in e-sports? Maverick: I was not a big video game player, but I still played World of Warcraft. At one point, I was almost out of gaming and my brother told me about Hearthstone on BattleNet. So I started with the…...
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Two days at Paris Games Week 2017

The Paris Games Week is the major gaming event in Paris, France and this year, KYKLOS was proudly invited to attend the pre-opening evening. Actually, when we conducted our market study, we had the opportunity to talk to a lot of gamers, streamers and publishers and following this approach, we were able to exchange a lot with Alexandre Dachary (aka Dach), former Eclypsia’s Manager and now Zerator’s right arm shouldering the development of the company ZT Production. He helped us…...
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