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Adam Heath – Reason Gaming – Home for any esport

During the ESL UK Premiership Finals at MCM ComicCon, ESI caught up with Adam Heath, MD of RNR-eSports, the parent company of Reason Gaming. At the event he saw his CS:GO...

ESL & SLIVER.tv partner for first stream with augmented live stats in VR

ESL and SLIVER.tv are partnering up once again. This time it's for another esports and VR first; it'll be the first ever live-stream of CS:GO and League of Legends featuring augmented live stats...

FACEIT and Twitch: ECS teams will share in all revenue and be co-owners

In a press conference yesterday the team behind the Esports Championship Series (ECS) which is backed by Twitch and FACEIT, revealed some interesting details about how its league model is being amended and...
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The Pond – A crowded calendar

The Pond returns with a look at the congested calendar of top level CS:GO. The current calendar could be defined as anything from chaotic, to maddening, to one like a crowded...

Paul Sheridan – Reflex Gaming – Born out of frustration

Paul Sheridan is a young entrepreneur from Dublin, who alongside Tomas McKinless, founded Reflex Gaming in 2015. The pair have secured significant seed funding in their first round, and are currently...

The VitalBet CSGO Balkan Pro League so far

Galaxy Group and UltraPlay recently announced the VitalBet Balkan Pro League as well as the teams that will feature and the format of the tournament.  The CSGO tournament features eight regional teams that will...
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James Dean – ESL UK – UK Scene Rising

During the ESL UK Premiership Finals at MCM ComicCon, one of the people we sat down and spoke with was the MD of ESL UK himself, James Dean. Before we sat down...

ESL CSGO Pro League 2017 will have a $2m prize pool

ESL and WESA have announced the details of the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Pro League in 2017 which will see a bolstered $2 million (£1.6m) prize pool.  This is a notable 25% increase on last...

ESL Pro League Season 4 ends in Brazil with sold out arena & 16...

The grand finals of the fourth season of the ESL Pro League were held last weekend at the sold out Ginasio do Ibirapuera arena in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  Over 6000 fans attended...
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ESL UK Premiership Finals roundup

This weekend past saw the winners of three of the four ESL UK Premiership competitions crowned as champions. These were in CS:GO, League of Legends and Overwatch. We previewed the event...

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epic.LAN teams up with Fasthosts for epic26 CS:GO tournament

epic.LAN has announced that hosting provider Fasthosts will act as a sponsor of its epic26 CS:GO tournament. Taking place on February 8th-10th, 48 teams are...