The Brewery played host to the inaugural eSports industry awards night yesterday. Representatives from across the burgeoning industry gathered to celebrate the achievements of individuals, with eighteen awards being handed out in total.
That concludes the #eSportsIA. A special thank you to all the players, sponsors and of course, you, the community!
Until next year… pic.twitter.com/p5lQ4hvFdE
— eSports Ind. Awards (@eSportsIA) November 21, 2016
The event was live streamed on Twitch and according to MCV, over 46,000 people watched over the course of the event.
Here’s the full list of winners:
Esports Journalist of the Year – Richard Lewis
Esports Photographer of the Year – Robert Paul
Best Esports Coverage Website – Score eSports
UK Esports Player of the Year – Callum “Swanny” Swan
Best Hardware Provider – Scuf Gaming
New Esports Game of the Year – Overwatch
Esports Rookie of the Year – Amer “Miracle-” Al-Barkawi
Esports Broadcaster of the Year – Auguste “Semmler” Massonnat
Esports Live Event of the Year – The International 6
Esports Team of the Year – Team EnVyUs
Esports Commercial Partner of the Year – Monster
Best Streaming Platform – Twitch
Console Player of the Year – Seth “Scump” Abner
PC Player of the Year – Marcelo “Coldzera” David
Esports Publisher of the Year – Valve
Streamer of the Year – Michael “Imaqtpie” Santana
Esports Game of the Year – Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Esports Personality of the Year – Gabriel “FalleN” Toledo
Esports Insider says: It was a great evening to celebrate the achievements of some of the best talents, and companies working in a great industry. Huge congratulations to all of the winners – richly deserved.