TI 2018 becomes the third most watched esports event – In partnership with Stream...

We’re delighted to announce the start of our partnership with Stream Hatchet. Based in Barcelona, Stream Hatchet is a company which tracks key data and analytics within esports such as viewership...

ESI London 2018 Preview: Casinos, it’s time to turn to video games

Some say the age of the slots is over. But to whom do land-based casinos now turn? At Esports Insider, we are of the opinion that it is now high time...

ESI Gambling Report: Sex, drugs and esports

As esports continues to further legitimise itself as a populous competitive activity with a glowing betting handle, it’s being held to the same standards as professional sports. Integrity has been a...

ESI London 2018 Preview: Franchised leagues in esports, yay or nay?

ESI London, the biggest esports business conference of the year, is on the way! Taking place across September 18-20th, the event will be hosted at Olympia London in Kensington and will...

ESI London 2018 – How will it differ to ESI Birmingham?

ESI London 2018 is Esports Insider's third esports conference of 2018, and the ninth event overall, and would you believe it; they're only getting better. Whether you attended ESI Birmingham back...

ESI Gambling Report: TI8, an underdog’s story

The International 8 is well underway and whether you’re a Dota fan or not, you can likely feel its’ presence in the air. Just two days into the distinguished tournament have shown...

ESI Gambling Report: The International 8 – The favourites

Now we're over one week into August, the reality of The International 8’s arrival is starting to sink in; from the players to the fans, everyone is starting to feel the...
PUBG Global Invitational

PUBG may not be esports-ready, but it has a future in esports

By now, it's fair to say that games that exist within the Battle Royale genre are popular among casual gamers - but how are they faring in the competitive realm? Well, PlayerUnknown's...
Chaos Rainbow Six Siege

The story behind Digital Chaos rebranding to Chaos E.C.

Digital Chaos is an American esports organisation that was founded in 2015. But when it appointed Greg Laird as its new CEO things began to change, and fast - morphing from...

ESI Gambling Report: Parlay?

While betting on esports can be a fun way to spice up a match (if done responsibly), there’s a handful of bettors out there who are looking to turn a sizable...

Events

King Pro League expands into APAC, finds news non-endemic sponsors

Chinese conglomerate Tencent has expanded the King Pro League season invitational tournaments to Asia-Pacific teams, moving beyond China. Eight teams from China, Korea, and South...