Inaugural industry awards night fast approaching

21 November 2016


Tonight marks the first esports industry awards night – which will take place at The Brewery in London. Esports Insider will be in attendance this evening – and will be using our Twitter to keep readers reliably informed of tonight’s occurrences. 

Three of the awards went to public vote whilst are decided by a panel of judges made up of some of the industry’s experts. 

The 18 awards are as follows: 

  • Best Streaming Platform 
  • Esports Commercial Partner of the  Year
  • Esports Team of the Year
  • Best Live Event
  • 2016 Shoutcaster of the Year
  • Esports Rookie of the Year
  • New Esports Game of the Year
  • Best Hardware
  • Streamer of the Year
  • Best Esports Coverage Website 2016
  • Esports Photographer of the Year
  • Esports Journalist of the Year
  • UK Esports Player of the Year
  • Console Player of the Year
  • PC Player of the Year
  • Esports Publisher of the Year
  • Esports Game of the Year            
  • Esports Personality of the Year

The whole event will be live streamed on Twitch for those that can’t make it to the evening.

Although details haven’t strictly been revealed, it appears that interaction will be encouraged – with tweets appearing across the big screen from fans who are tweeting into the awards night. 

Esports Insider says: This should be a great event and it will be great to see certain people in the industry get that little bit of extra recognition that they deserve. Like we said earlier – keep an eye out on our Twitter as we’ll be doing some coverage live from the event!