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Events

Esports focused events news and calendar

Japanese Street Fighter pro-gamer licenses to be awarded at Tokyo Game Show

Not only did Capcom announce the Street Fighter V tournament held at this years Tokyo Game Show will be a Pro Tour premier event, but if any Japanese players place in...

The Nationals franchised league announced for the Philippines

A new franchised esports league is set to launch in the Philippines, with six telecommunications and TV industry partners coming together. Titled The Nationals, the league will launch in early 2019. The league...
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NBA 2K League partners with Champion ahead of second season

NBA 2K League has appointed clothing manufacturer Champion as its official outfitter ahead of the 2019 draft on March 5th. As part of the multi-year partnership, Champion will provide each of the 21 teams...

Eyes opened to esports at The Telegraph Business of Sport

The Telegraph Business of Sport event this year included a sizable band of esports folk. From Fnatic CEO Wouter Sleijffers to Twitch's Chris Mead and Ceirnan 'excoundrel' Lowe, the esports crowd was out...
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ESL, Big East Conference launch Rocket League season

Tournament organiser and production company ESL has teamed with American collegiate athletic programme Big East Conference to launch a Rocket League competition in the conference. A pilot event titled the Big East...

Santa Ana Esports Arena to host finals of NBC and FACEIT Rocket League tournament

The Santa Ana Esports Arena has been revealed as the location for the final of the Universal Open Rocket League tournament, a $100,000 (£766k) tournament run by FACEIT and NBC Sports. The...

What’s on this week? – We’re ready to CS:GO – December 10th – 17th

“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...

5 reasons to secure your early bird #ESINYC tickets now

It's not long now until ESI New York is upon us. The one-day international blockbuster esports conference on 23rd April is set to welcome 200+ delegates for a fabulous day of content...
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Alex Igelman – Millennial Esports – Esports, blockchain and the Esports BAR

Millennial Esports is one of a number of companies that has heavily invested in esports in the past 18 months, but it’s one of far fewer which have built a diverse...

UK Masters CS:GO Open at Insomnia63 to feature £30,000 prize pool

Insomnia63 will play host to the UK Masters CS:GO Open, which means Insomnia will continue to give UK Masters control over their BYOC tournaments. All the UK Masters events will feature an online...

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Nissan enters esports with OpTic Gaming and FaZe Clan partnerships

Automobile giant Nissan has entered esports through partnerships with North American organisations OpTic Gaming and FaZe Clan. Nissan will act as a jersey sponsor for...