Events

Events

Esports focused events news and calendar

Global Esports Forum

Global Esports Forum – Open vs Closed

Intel and ESL partnered once more to host the inaugural edition of the Global Esports Forum that took place on March 1st in the Spodek arena in Katowice Poland. A long list...

The ESI Super Forum is this Thursday – here’s the lowdown

Our Esports Insider Super Forum, the one day conference focused on the crossover of esports and sports, is taking place this Thursday March 22nd. At the home of Chelsea FC, Stamford Bridge,...
ESL One

ESL One Birmingham breaks records with ticket sales

ESL One Birmingham was only announced a handful of days ago and it's already proving to be a popular event. The very first Dota 2 Major to be hosted in the...

ESI Super Forum – Understanding the esports ecosystem

The Esports Insider Super Forum takes place a week to the day at Chelsea's Stamford Bridge in London. The one-day conference, which is hosted on March 22nd, has a whole host...

ESI in Katowice: Michal ‘CARMAC’ Blicharz, VP of Pro Gaming at ESL

On a cold yet vitalising Friday morning in Katowice Poland, only a few hours before the official opening ceremony, Esports Insider sat down with one of esports' most relentless and hard...
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Oskar Fröberg – Abios – Take a seat at the esports data roundtable

The subject of data in esports and the potential of properly 'harnessing' is one which comes up again and again. From usage by teams, to media, to betting companies and beyond...
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Get your house in order at the ESI Super Forum – Legal advice from...

As a part of our ESI Super Forum on March 22nd at Stamford Bridge in London, we’ve teamed up with international law firm Squire Patton Boggs who will be on hand...
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Red Bull Gaming Sphere, UK’s largest public esports studio, opens in London

Red Bull is opening the doors to the ‘Red Bull Gaming Sphere,’ the UK’s largest public esports studio, for a launch event on March 21st.  The studio will act as a hub for...
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La Liga Esports and McDonald’s partner for eWorld Cup Qualifiers

Just a matter of days after La Liga announced plans for its very first esports competition, it's confirmed a partnership with McDonald's. Together they've created McDonald's Virtual La Liga eSports - alongside with the Liga...
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ESL One Birmingham confirmed for May, the first UK Dota 2 Major

ESL One Birmingham has now been confirmed as the first Dota 2 Major and ESL One ever to be held in the UK.  There was reportedly a fierce pitch between three ESL territories...

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This week in esports: Bilibili, MAD Lions, ZeRo, OnePlus

As always, we’ve rounded up the biggest and best stories from the past week so you can stay abreast of the industry’s biggest happenings....