ESI Gambling Report: The State of Counter-Strike in the UK

Looking back on Counter-Strike’s nearly two-decade-long history, the ever-maturing scene has shown the supremacy and collapse of players, teams and nations across the many years and instalments. Once regarded as the...

Russian lottery distributor Stoloto partners for EPICENTER tournament

Stoloto, Russia's largest lottery distributor, has announced a partnership with tournament organiser Epic Esports Events for the upcoming $300,000 (£228,066) Counter-Strike: Global Offensive tournament EPICENTER held in Moscow at the end of the month. As...

ESI Gambling Report: Recent CS:GO update rocks competitive scene

Whether well received or not, patches and updates will roll out every so often to clean up a game typically with designs of enhancing or balancing competitive play; over the course...

ESI Gambling Report: StarSeries & i-League Season 6 Preview

There’s been a seemingly endless flow of Counter-Strike action in the last month; from the headlining London Major to an ESL One New York event jam-packed with a number of high...
BLAST Pro Series Pinnacle

BLAST Pro Series enlists Pinnacle as betting partner for 2018 season

Denmark-based RFRSH Entertainment has found an official betting partner for the 2018 season of its BLAST Pro Series in the form of Pinnacle. This partnership kicks off with BLAST Pro Series: Istanbul...

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...

Events

epic.LAN is going bigger and better in 2019

UK-based tournament organiser epic.LAN has revealed the dates of its tournaments for 2019. epic.LAN is moving its events into the arena within Kettering Conference Centre -...