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Phil Kornychev – PVP.ME – Pitch ICE Perfect

Phil Kornychev is the Co-Founder at PVP.ME, one of four esports companies in the GamCrowd Pitch ICE startup competition. PVP.me is a player to player betting exchange focused exclusively on esports. This...

James ‘Master52’ Lambert – Mad Skills Motocross 2

Mad Skills Motocross 2 recently held its first World Championship with a £16,000 prize pot in Stockholm. In 2016 the game has paid out over £735,000. James ‘Master52’ Lambert is one...

Betclic sponsors new French FIFA 17 streaming channel

Eclypsia has launched a new streaming channel dedicated to FIFA 17 coverage and Betclic has come on board as a sponsor.  The FIFA scene in France has seen considerable attention lately; Orange...
ESL UK PREM

ESL UK returns with its Premiership for 2017

Investment in esports has been plentiful so far in 2017 and esports in the UK is keeping up with the times. ESL UK has announced that it's returning with the Spring...

ESL Pro League will be streamed exclusively on Youtube

Rumours have been rumbling around esports lately that Youtube has agreed a deal with ESL to exclusively stream the ESL Pro League. This has now been confirmed and both the ESL...

Alban Dechelotte – Coke Esports – Setting the bar

Coca-Cola is one of esports’ biggest non-endemic supporters. Whilst it has avoided going down the major team or tournament sponsorship route, it has undoubtedly made a name for itself with viewing...

Scrub League Weekly – Talking SMITE with Hi-Rez’s esports boss

Break out your high definition headphones, because this episode of Scrub League is.... Hi-Rez. Hosts Colin and Kevin chat with Dan McHugh, senior esports manager at the company behind SMITE and Paladins....

Alisports signs 10 year esports partnership with Changzhou

Alisports, the sporting arm of corporate giant Alibaba, has agreed a ten year strategic esports partnership with the city of Changzhou.  Changzhou, a city in south eastern China, will play host for the...

Misfits snap up TSM CS:GO roster and ESL Pro League spot

The Team SoloMid and Sean 'sgares' Gares drama has eventually resulted in the org dropping their entire CS:GO roster, but the five didn't have to wait long (just a few hours...

This week in Esports: Investment, investment, investment

This week we've seen a plethora of investment in the esports space. It's been from an array of different sources as well. The highlights include: bookmaker Unikrn investing in CS:GO team BIG; Genesis BBQ Chicken getting involved...

Events

GOML 2019 shaping up to be Canada’s premier FGC event

Billed as Canada's premier fighting event, Get On My Level is back for its sixth annual tournament. Taking place over May 17th-19th in Toronto at the...