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Events

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Stéphane Gambetta – Reed MIDEM – The return of Esports BAR

Disclaimer: Esports Insider is a media partner of Esports BAR.  Esports BAR Cannes returns again in February, and the organisers, Reed MIDEM, have big plans for it yet again. With events in...
Call of Duty World League ASTRO Gaming

Call of Duty World League expands partnership with ASTRO Gaming

After using ASTRO Gaming's MixAmp Pro TR at events for three years, Call of Duty World League has expanded its partnership with the company by making it the "official complete audio...
League of Legends Big East Conference

Big East partners with Riot Games for collegiate competition

Riot Games has entered a partnership with the American collegiate athletic programme Big East Conference to launch the Big East League of Legends Championship in Spring 2019. Seven of the 10 schools in...
Clash Royale League World Finals

Clash Royale League’s inaugural season wraps up with World Finals

"A year ago I'd have never thought this would happen. It's been an amazing experience - I've met new friends, I've learned independence and many new things, and I've had an...

ECS Season 6 Finals the most watched live CS:GO event in YouTube history

FACEIT has revealed that the Esports Championship Series (ECS) Season 6 Finals was officially the most watched CS:GO Livestream ever on YouTube. The stream reached a peak concurrent viewership of 233,950 on...
eFighting League

eFighting League launches website ahead of first event

eFighting League (eFL) - the esports league involving professional MMA fighters - has launched its website ahead of its inaugural event, eFL One. eFL.gg houses an explanatory video for the competition and...
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NEXPLAY acquires Solid Gaming then rebrands and wins Bang Bang Liga

NEXPLAY continues to be at the frontier of the mobile gaming industry with the acquisition of Solid Gaming, a Philippine Mobile Legends: Bang Bang esports team. The Singapore-based live streaming platform company...

What’s on this week? – Variety’s the spice of life – December 3rd –...

“What’s on this week?” is ESI’s weekly feature letting you know just what’s going on in the wonderful world of esports in the next seven days. Each week, ESI picks three events and...
Romain Bigeard

Romain Bigeard boards Riot Games as Business Development Manager

Romain Bigeard has been appointed as the Business Development Manager for Riot Games and as On-Air Talent for the LEC. As part of his role, he will be helping to integrate the...
Washington Justice

Washington Justice is final Overwatch League franchise to be announced

The eighth and final expansion franchise that will join the Overwatch League in Season 2 has been announced, and it's the Washington Justice. Owned by Washington Esports Ventures, led by entrepreneur Mark...

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AT&T joins Pennsylvania Esports Coalition

Media and entertainment giants AT&T has today joined the Pennsylvania Esports Coalition ("PA ESC").  The PA ESC is a non-profit organisation created to advance the...