Team dignitas bought by NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers

One of the oldest names in professional esports, Team Dignitas, have announced a takeover by NBA's Philadelphia 76ers franchise. Part of this deal includes a buy-out of the organisation Apex, who...
ELEAGUE set

ELEAGUE release Season Two CS:GO groups

After an interesting first season for TBS' ELEAGUE, with questions over viewing figures and controversies over disqualification, the second season of the $1.4m (£1.08m) televised league is set to come out...

ESL One New York will be live streamed in VR

ESL, SLIVER.tv, a next-generation esports 360º virtual reality entertainment platform, and VR production studio WonderWorld VR have announced that they are partnering up to produce the first ever esports event to...

WCA launches tri-nation CS:GO tournament

An announcement came yesterday from the Chinese tournament organiser World Cyber Arena, that they will be launching a new tournament. The event, set to be taking place during the 12-18th October...

Education is key in esports integrity battle…

The theme of a need for more education was the underlying one at the talk on ensuring esports integrity at last week’s Betting on Sports Conference in London.  Esports Integrity Coalition Commissioner...
UK Masters S2. Multiplay.

Multiplay is back with Season 2 of its UK Masters

After the moderate success of the first UK Masters season, debuting in CS:GO, Multiplay is hitting back and giving us a second season of competition – adding in two more titles...

Electronicstars is back with a flashbang

Electronicstars, the CS:GO challenge platform, has gone live with a new and updated version of its site.  On Electronicstars gamers can challenge each other for a pot which can either be real cash...

Scrub League Weekly – Tim Hudak and being smitten with SMITE

Esports Insider has formed a partnership with the team behind the weekly esports focused podcast Scrub League. The Scrub League team is made up of Colin, Kevin and Samantha and based in...

The Professional eSports Association promises fair pay for players

In North America seven organisations have teamed up to form the Professional eSports Association (PEA) in a bid to further professionalise esports and ensure fair standards and pay for players. It will...

ELEAGUE announces the teams & schedule for season two

CS:GO fans have something extra to sink their teeth into again from this week after the ELEAGUE season two preliminaries got underway yesterday. This week’s preliminary round will feature the likes of...