Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - shares
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2019
Nov. 12, 2019
Cover [Abstract]    
Entity Registrant Name Allied Esports Entertainment, Inc.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001708341  
Document Type 10-Q  
Trading Symbol AESE  
Security 12b title Common Stock  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2019  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current? Yes  
Entity Filer Category Accelerated Filer  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   23,176,146
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019  
Entity Emerging Growth Company true  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Transition Period false  
Interactive data current Yes  
State of incorporation DE  
Entity file number 001-38226