Events

Events

Esports focused events news and calendar

IEM and ESL announce North American circuit move to Chicago

Intel Extreme Masters (IEM) and ESL have announced a multi-year partnership with the United Center and the Wintrust Arena as the new headquarters of IEM events in North America. The Intel Extreme Master...
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Riot Games, EOB Esports Academy partner for educational event

Riot Games, the developer behind League of Legends, has partnered with EOB Esports Academy to launch an event. The event, which will see 13 students take part, will be hosted at the Red Bull...

Announcing the ESI Hall of Fame Awards

Here at Esports Insider - as we hope you know - we live and breathe the esports industry day in day out, and we feel that it's high time to acknowledge those...

PGL announces the PGL PUBG Fall Invitational

PGL and Imba TV are partnering up once again to bring the PGL PUBG Fall Invitational to the PGL Studio in Bucharest. The organiser is looking to repeat the success of the Spring...

NFL and EA to launch Madden NFL 19 Championship Series

The National Football League in partnership with Electronic Arts is set to launch the Madden NFL '19 Championship Series with a vast amount of opportunities for players to compete. The announcement states...

EVO welcomes new sponsor eSports Ecosystem

EVO and eSports Ecosystem are partnering up for the upcoming event in Las Vegas, Nevada. The cryptocurrency company continues with its mission to become the standard cryptocurrency for all of esports. eSports...

Twin Galaxies Fight Club to debut at the Esports Arena Las Vegas

Twin Galaxies announced a new fighting game event, the Twin Galaxies Fight Club (TGFC) is ready to debut at the Esports Arena Las Vegas on August 4. Twin Galaxies is bringing together...

HUYA granted exclusive Chinese streaming rights for WESG

Chinese live streaming platform, HUYA Incorporated has acquired exclusive Chinese broadcasting rights for the World Electronic Sports Games (WESG) 2018/2019 season. Alisports began WESG in 2016 and plays host to a massive tournament...

ESI London 2018 Preview: Building a brand in esports

Turkish Airlines, Sephora, Uber Eats, Domino's. What do all of these brands have in common? You (we hope) guessed it; esports.  In fact, each of these companies has signed a commercial partnership,...

Nippon Professional Baseball partners with Nintendo for Splatoon 2 esports League

Japan's national pro baseball league, The Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB), has branched out of baseball to launch a Splatoon 2 esports league in partnership with Nintendo. Last week the NPB announced an official...

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FACEIT, PUBG Corp. partner for online PUBG leagues

Competitive gaming platform FACEIT has partnered with Bluehole subsidiary PUBG Corp. to launch online competitive leagues for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG). Together, both partners will produce...