Events

Events

Esports focused events news and calendar

LoL Worlds Esports Viewership Metrics

Why esports lacks (but desperately needs) unified viewership metrics

We've all heard the claim that esports is bigger than the Super Bowl — but without unified metrics, it's like comparing AWPs and Overwatch...or whatever the gaming equivalent of apples and oranges...
Astralis Group Esports Charts

Astralis Group forges analytical partnership with Esports Charts

Danish organisation Astralis Group has partnered with Esports Charts, a data analysis firm that tracks statistics and trends in viewership at esports tournaments. The deal extends across all three of Astralis Group’s...
NBA 2K League eGG Network

eGG Network to broadcast NBA 2K League in Southeast Asia

Malaysian esports and gaming entertainment broadcaster eGG Network has announced that it will broadcast the NBA 2K League in Southeast Asia.  Starting on June 16th, NBA 2K fans in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, Myanmar, and...
VALORANT Ignition Series

Riot Games announces next stage of VALORANT esports, Ignition Series

Riot Games has announced the Ignition Series, the developer's next step in establishing as esports scene for its newly-released VALORANT. The developer is said to have partnered with over 20 organisations to create...
CDL Launch Weekend Minnesota ROKKR

Minnesota RØKKR COO weighs in on Call of Duty League changes

Call of Duty League has had to adapt quickly. While the coronavirus has caused every esports league to change in some way, CDL was making changes before the coronavirus took over....
LCS Verizon

LCS connects with Verizon in three-year partnership

The League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) has established a multi-year partnership with telecommunications company Verizon. Starting with the 2020 Summer Split, Verizon will bring its 5G Ultra Wideband network to the...
Fnatic Rising, winners of the 2019 UKLC Summer Split.

BBC to broadcast UKLC and NLC

British broadcaster BBC has committed to air the UK League Championship (UKLC) and Northern League of Legends Championship (NLC). BBC will broadcast the UKLC from June 14th and the NLC from June...
NBA 2K League GameStop Jostens SAP Tissot

NBA 2K League enters deals with GameStop, Jostens, SAP, and Tissot

NBA 2K League has established marketing partnerships with gaming retailer GameStop, memorabilia manufacturer Jostens, software corporation SAP, and Swiss watchmaker Tissot. The deals are set to provide both fans and players with original content, statistical insights, and access...
LPL May Viewership 2020

The most popular esports events of May 2020

Esports Insider collaborates with esports analytical firm Esports Charts to take a look at event viewership on a month-by-month basis. There isn’t a standard viewership metric that’s utilised and agreed upon by all parties in...
Flashpoint Esports Charts

Flashpoint names Esports Charts analytics partner

Team-owned Counter-Strike: Global Offensive league Flashpoint has appointed Esports Charts as its official analytics partner. The deal will see Esports Charts provide statistics and analytics for Flashpoint to fully understand its broadcast...