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ESI & SpecialEffect Tekken Showdown

We at Esports Insider are happy to announce that we will be hosting a Tekken tournament alongside UK charity SpecialEffect at the ESI Super Forum on Thursday 22nd March. The tournament will...

ESI Gambling Report: Pro-Gaming licenses and esports in Japan

In early February, news broke there would be an addendum to an age-old law in Japan aimed at illegal gambling that restricted paid esports tournaments from being hosted in the country. This...

Capcom to promote esports with ‘full force’ throughout 2018

In an open message from Capcom, it has been revealed that they aim to make 2018 “Esports Year One” within Japan. CEO Kenzo Tsujimoto said, “We at Capcom have been building Esports...
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GGEA to train amateur players in fighting games

GGEA, owned by Texas Rangers' Neil Liebman alongside OpTic Gaming and Ngage Esports, are expanding into the realm of fighting games. Looking to do more than merely compete, the organisation will...
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Ares Esport join Gfinity Elite Series 3, replace Endpoint

Gfinity has today announced some more big news ahead of its third Elite Series season. Alpha Republic of Esport (Ares), will take the roster spot previously held by Team Endpoint. This...
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Team Vitality become the latest to join Gfinity’s Elite Series season 3

Gfinity has today announced that top French esports organisation, Team Vitality, will be joining the Elite Series for Season 3.  This follows the news earlier this week that world leading org Fnatic will...

Gfinity confirms Fnatic as new Elite Series org, and expands to ten teams

Gfinity has today announced that its Elite Series will have a big new member in the form of city neighbours Fnatic for its third season.  The London based org, which has been...
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GG Expo 2018 announces three day player-focused expo and conference in Seattle

GG Expo Inc. has announced GG Expo™ 2018, a player-focused conference and expo in Seattle, United States to cover a plethora of esports topics aimed specifically at the community and players. The categories...
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FACEIT partners with Milan Games Week and Capcom

It has been announced today that FACEIT is partnering with the Capcom Pro Tour, AESVI and Fandango Club, the event organisers of the Milan Games Week. Together they'll bring the EU...

SFV Brooklyn Beatdown is returning to ESL One New York

ESL and AEG have announced the anticipated return of the Brooklyn Beatdown to Barclays Center for its second edition during ESL One New York on September 16 - 17, 2017. The Street...

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Global Esports Forum – Open vs Closed

Intel and ESL partnered once more to host the inaugural edition of the Global Esports Forum that took place on March 1st in the...