ESI Gambling Report: ESL One New York Preview

Less than a week after the conclusion of the FACEIT London Major, Counter-Strike fans are already getting their next dose of premier gameplay at ESL New York. From the UK to the...

ESI Gambling Report: FACEIT London Major Playoffs

The eight finalists remaining in the FACEIT London Major took to the SSE Wembley Arena stage this week after two weeks of gruelling competition leading up to the playoffs. As contenders...
Betting

US and European gambling regulators unify to address in-game concerns

A report on Monday from the UK Gambling Commission announced an agreement made between 16 gambling regulators across Europe and the Washington State Gambling Commission to address gambling in games. Described as...
Pixel.bet

LeoVegas acquires majority share of Pixel.bet

LeoVegas Group, through its investment company LeoVentures Ltd, has acquired a majority share of 51% in Pixel Holding Group Ltd, the company that runs esports betting operator Pixel.bet. Pixel.bet initially focused on...

ESI Gambling Report: Legends born at London Major

The second stage of the FACEIT London Major has dished out a handful of stunners early in this tournament meanwhile squads have risen to the occasion to perform at the notorious...

Ian Smith – ESIC – Competitive integrity #ESILondon

The Esports Integrity Coalition was created with a view to becoming the "guardians" of integrity in the esports space, enforcing moral standards throughout in relation to prevention, investigation and prosecution of...

Mario Ovcharov – UltraPlay – Data necessity in esports betting #ESILondon

As a technology company focused on the betting industry, UltraPlay, founded in 2010, is heavily involved in the esports space. The company offers odds on Overwatch, Heroes of the Storm, PUBG, SMITE and...

Will Valve’s cooldown to CS:GO items affect the gambling industry? – By EsportsBet24.com

This is a sponsored piece from Esportsbets24.com   Back in late March 2018, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive was updated and the popular player activity of ‘skin trading’ was changed massively. Valve Corporation, the creators of...

ESI Gambling Report: FACEIT London Major heats up early

The FACEIT Major touched down in London a few days ago, but it hasn’t taken long for the highly-anticipated tournament to heat up. Only eight of the sixteen teams competing in the...

Adam Savinson & Hicham Chahine – Betway / NiP – The bridge between bookmakers...

Sports betting platform, Betway, and esports organisation, Ninjas in Pyjamas, have become almost synonymous names since partnering two years ago in September. There’s a lengthy history of partnerships between bookmakers and professional...

Events

ESI Birmingham – What you missed

ESI Birmingham - a one day exclusive esports conference tied in with the UK's first major - has now been and gone, and it...