WINNERS League Season 3

WIN.gg announces return of WINNERS League for third season

WIN.gg has partnered with FACEIT once again for the third season of its WINNERS League. The league will see Counter-Strike: Global Offensive teams from across Europe and North America compete for a...
United Masters League Season 2

United Masters League set to return for second season

Esports betting and media company Unikrn has announced that its United Masters League will return for a second season this autumn. The Counter-Strike: Global Offensive competition will be supported by esports data platform...
GIRLGAMER Esports Festival Dubai

GIRLGAMER Esports Festival heads to Dubai for World Finals

GIRLGAMER Esports Festival is taking its World Finals to Dubai, UAE on December 12-14th. The event, which will be hosted at the Meydan Grandstand, will include a business conference and an awards ceremony alongside the main...

What’s on this week? Ft LEC Playoffs

n‘What’s on this week?’ is ESI’s weekly feature letting you know just what’s going on in the wonderful world of esports in the next seven days. Each week, ESI picks a selection of...
Teams.gg Interview

James Duffield on the need for Teams.gg in the matchmaking market

If you've ever struggled to find suitable teammates to practice with, Teams.gg is looking to change that for you. The platform uses a two-way matching system which utilises a number of...
Counter-Strike Match-Fixing Arrests ESIC

Victoria Police arrests six CS:GO players following alleged match-fixing

Victoria Police, the law enforcement agency of Victoria, Australia, has arrested six Counter-Strike: Global Offensive players on suspicion of match-fixing. Esports Integrity Coalition, a not-for-profit association that promotes integrity in esports, worked on...
North Sennheiser Partnership

North announces partnership with Sennheiser

Danish organisation North has announced a partnership with audio company Sennheiser. As part of the deal, Sennheiser will provide its products for North's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Apex Legends, and FIFA players to...
WePlay! Forge of Masters Season 2

WePlay! announces second season of Forge of Masters league

WePlay! Esports has revealed details surrounding the second season of its Counter-Strike: Global Offensive league, Forge of Masters. Taking place in autumn, there will be a total prize purse of $100,000 (£81,570)...
IEM Beijing-Haidian

ESL and Intel announce IEM Beijing-Haidian

ESL and Intel have announced IEM Beijing-Haidian, acting as the 10th-year anniversary celebration for the brand. Eight teams will compete at Beijing University Students’ Gymnasium for $250,000 (£205,518.75) on November 7-10th Team Liquid and Astralis have been confirmed...
Teams.gg Launches

Teams.gg launches to help players find teammates

Data-driven team-finding application Teams.gg has officially launched. The platform initially supports players on Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, allowing them to find players who are like-minded and on a similar skill level. Teams.gg is said to...

Events

NBA 2K League drafts Raynor Gaming as gaming chair partner

NBA 2K League has brought in Raynor Gaming as its official gaming chair partner ahead of its second season. Raynor Gaming will produce branded chairs...