Matt Marcou – Electronic Arts -The future of Madden NFL in esports

The NFL Madden 19 Championship Series is an event boasting over $700,000 in prize pool to various different competitors from all over the globe. The Championship Series has recently announced three new headline...

Auto Chess: The custom game mod taking over Dota 2 & Twitch

DOTA Auto Chess (DAC) is a custom mod developed within DOTA 2’s Arcade system, however, it has very little to do with DOTA or Chess itself. While it uses DOTA 2’s...
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Ben Payne – McLaren – The blurred lines of sim racing

Sim racing is relatively new to esports but it undeniably offers something different. If you're good at Call of Duty, there's nothing to say that you'll be accurate with a gun...
We Are Nations Brand

Patrick Mahoney – We Are Nations – Clothing the esports industry

Throughout 2018, esports merchandising company We Are Nations steadily added to its roster of partners. Now, in early 2019, it's producing clothing and merchandise for some of the biggest organisations in...
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Wouter Sleijffers – Fnatic – Building an esports community

Disclaimer: Esports Insider is a media partner for Esports BAR.  Esports BAR Cannes returns again in February (12-14th), and the organisers, Reed MIDEM, have big plans for it yet again. This year...

Christopher Lee – Populous – The gaming house of the future

Esports has undoubtedly come on leaps and bounds since the days of top tier player sleeping on warehouse floors at LAN events as they compete for championship titles. Increasingly now we're...

InFinity eSports, leading Latin America by example

On September 15, before 9,000 fans at the Movistar Arena in Chile, InFinity eSports made history. In three clean matches, the team conquered the Movistar Latin American Final 2018. A week...

Todd Harris – Skillshot Media – Part of the Hi-Rez Family

We were out at DreamHack Atlanta and the Hi-Rez Expo last month, and had the chance to sit down with the man himself; Todd Harris, Co-Founder and COO of Hi-Rez Studios and...

Behind the AADE and the first esports bill in Latin America

Argentina is close to becoming the first country in Latin America where professional players are recognised as athletes by law. Behind the project is the Argentinian Esports Association (AADE in Spanish), a...
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Tim Ebner – Supercell – Reflecting on the Clash Royale League

On December 1st, the West's first premier mobile esports tournament culminated in Tokyo, Japan. The Clash Royale League World Finals played host to six of the best teams from the inaugural...

Events

UK Esports Awards announces finalists and hosts

The UK Esports Awards has revealed its full list of finalists for the inaugural awards on Saturday, July 7th while also announcing their hosts...