The ESI Podcast: Working with publishers as a tournament organiser

We're delighted to release the second episode of the ESI Podcast, a four-part series in partnership with Mishcon de Reya.  The first episode of the ESI Podcast, which can be found here, looked at...

Shaun “Shonduras” McBride – Spacestation Gaming – Crafting a unique identity

There was a time where esports ownership would fall into two categories: die-hard fans or die-hard fans who actually had a lot of money in their pocket. Now though, we have seen...

The ESI Podcast: the opportunity at the intersection of esports and gambling

Here at Esports Insider we're delighted to introduce the ESI Podcast, in partnership with Mishcon de Reya. The four-part series will cover topics from betting through to intellectual property issues in the burgeoning esports...
Kinguin Esports Performance Center

Viktor Wanli – Kinguin – Behind the Esports Performance Center

More and more esports-dedicated facilities are being planned alongside the plethora of investments the industry is witnessing, but one building, in particular, is already in action. Kinguin - a digital marketplace...

Alex Jebailey – CEO – The esports universe meets pro wrestling

Alex Jebailey of CEO has been mixing esports and wrestling to create the perfect form of entertainment for the fighting game community. With gaming and competitive play growing more and more each...

The ESI Podcast: the opportunity at the intersection of esports and gambling

Here at Esports Insider we're delighted to introduce the ESI Podcast, in partnership with Mishcon de Reya. The four-part series will cover topics from betting through to intellectual property issues in the burgeoning esports...
Excel HQ

A behind the scenes look at the Excel HQ at Twickenham Stadium

British esports organisation, Excel has unveiled its esports training facility, Excel HQ at England's Rugby Union home, Twickenham Stadium. It was first announced back in January that Excel would be making Twickenham...
FACEIT Global Summit PUBG Classic

Michele Attisani – FACEIT – Betting big on PUBG

FACEIT made a big move in 2018 by integrating PUBG into its competitive platform and, more recently, the company made another big commitment: hosting the first global event in the game's...

Chris Schackt – Square One: Champions League – Building a path to pro in...

Could the Square One League of Legends amateur league be the starting block for future stars? For many industry outsiders, esports' meteoric rise in terms of prolificacy, popularity, and capital flow to...

Lindsey Eckhouse & Sabrina Ratih – G2 Esports – Diversity in esports

Earlier this year, Spanish team G2 Esports welcomed Lindsey Eckhouse and Sabrina Ratih to the organisation. With a growing female presence now pulsing through a mostly male-dominated industry, it's only natural...

Events

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

On a cold yet vitalising Friday morning in Katowice Poland, only a few hours before the official opening ceremony, Esports Insider sat down with...