WePlay! Bukovel Minor 2020

Why WePlay! is hosting a Dota 2 Minor in Bukovel ski resort

In October, WePlay! Esports announced that it would be hosting its first Valve-sanctioned DPC event in the form of the WePlay! Bukovel Minor 2020. The tournament, which is the second Minor of...
Lauren Gaba Flanagan

Lauren Gaba Flanagan on the formation and aim of Theorycraft

Theorycraft is a creative and strategic advisory firm that works within gaming and esports. Launched in September, it's early days for the agency but, founded by prominent figures in both esports and...
John Kracum Florida Mutineers

John Kracum on Florida Mutineers, Misfits’ approach to Call of Duty

Florida Mutineers is one of 12 franchises that will compete in the inaugural season of Activision Blizzard's Call of Duty League, starting on January 24th. Owned by Misfits Gaming, the franchise...
SK Gaming SMITE World Championship

NiP and SK Gaming win among exciting announcements at Hi-Rez Expo 2019

This year's Hi-Rez Expo, which took place at DreamHack Atlanta, was Hi-Rez Studios' most-stacked event to date. Not only housing the world championships for both Paladins and SMITE, there were community...
Hi-Rez Expo DreamHack Atlanta 2019

Hi-Rez Expo 2019 is Hi-Rez Studios’ most stacked event yet

Hi-Rez Studios' annual celebration is here, with this year's Hi-Rez Expo taking place at DreamHack Atlanta. The expo is not only the culmination of Paladins and SMITE's esports seasons, it provides plenty...
DreamHack Atlanta 2019

Hi-Rez Studios Brand Director of Live Games tells all about this year’s #HiRezExpo

Champions will be crowned this weekend at Hi-Rez Expo, which is home to the SMITE and Paladins World Championships. Esports Insider spoke with Alex Cantatore, Brand Director of Live Games at Hi-Rez...
Team Heretics Call of Duty

Arnau Vidal on Team Heretics not making Call of Duty League

Team Heretics became one of the most popular names in Call of Duty esports in the past year, building a solid reputation for itself with its Spanish roster. A big change...
Atlanta FaZe Merchandise

Paul Hamilton explains how Atlanta FaZe came to be

Atlanta FaZe was recently announced as one of 12 Call of Duty League franchises, standing out from the other brands in both of Activision Blizzard's franchised leagues. It is widely believed...
Call of Duty League Branding

All 12 Call of Duty League franchises announced

In what appeared to be no time at all, each of the 12 Call of Duty League franchises confirmed their identities and branding. The inaugural season of the Call of Duty League...
investments, mergers, and acquisitions October 2019

Esports investments, mergers, and acquisitions in October 2019

As the esports industry continues to grow, so does the interest in owning a piece of the pie. Celebrities and venture capitalists are investing millions of pounds, companies are merging together to...

Events

ESL Australia announces partnership with Dare Iced Coffee

ESL Australia has announced a partnership with Dare Iced Coffee, a drinks brand owned by Lion Dairy & Drinks. The deal will see the iced...