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Events

Esports focused events news and calendar

Official Talent Lineup for Overwatch MGA 2016 now confirmed

For the first time in the history of MSI’s annual international esports tournament, the Masters Gaming Arena (MGA) Championship will hold its Grand Finals in London, as MSI brings an Overwatch...

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...

Red Bull offer a wider shot at glory in Street Fighter V

The Proving Grounds Street Fighter V competitions will return this year. The aim of this is to allow amateur players an opportunity to prove they've got what it takes by playing...
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ArcaneBet becomes headline sponsor of the Balkan Pro League

GameAgents has partnered with ArcaneBet to host the second season of the Balkan Pro League which will have $3,500 on the line.  The CS:GO competition gets underway on the 26th of April and will...

Britain and Germany to be well represented at FIWC 2017

This year's FIFA Interactive World Cup (FIWC) 2017 is gaining far more attention than any previous year, and there'll be a number of Brits taking part in the finals in London...

CS:GO charity tournament raises awareness for mental health issues

In the world of esports, mental health issues often go unnoticed or unmentioned. Occasionally there will be a player like Dignitas's Joakim "jkaem" Myrbostad who bravely announced it on Twitter, but...

Meet Esports Insider at ESL UK’s largest esports activation – EGX 2017

EGX 2017 is nearly upon us, and with such the UK's largest esports activation to date. The ESL Arena, powered by Intel will span 5,000 square metres including two competition stages...

Four tech companies to raise money for SpecialEffect in ESL UK’s Battle of the...

ESL UK has announced the “Battle of the Brands: Christmas charity derby”. The competition will see four UK tech specialist companies battle it out across multiple game titles to be crowned...

Galaxy Battles has major status revoked by Valve just weeks before tournament

The Galaxy Battles Major hosted by Fallout Gaming has had its major status and Valve involvement revoked, with the game developer citing “unreasonable infringements on the privacy of the players” as...

BLAST Pro Series heads to Istanbul for round two

BLAST Pro Series will head to Istanbul this summer for the second iteration of the tournament. The inaugural tournament took place in Copenhagen in 2017 and will now move on to Istanbul...

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This week in esports: Shell, Puma, Mercedes-Benz, Panini

This week in esports has proven that the industry still has pulling power when it comes to bringing in major non-endemic companies. Energy company...