PGL Gears 5 Esports

The Coalition partners with PGL to operate Gears 5 esports

Tournament organiser PGL will operate the 2019-2020 season of Gears 5 esports. PGL has partnered with The Coalition to operate three major events that lead into a World Championship, as well as a...
HitmarkerJobs.com

Cam Brierley – HitmarkerJobs – What are esports employers looking for?

With the meteoric rise of the esports industry comes a growing demand for skilled and driven people. With such a proliferation of jobs across the globe - including, at one point, 1000...

ESI Sponsor Spotlight – June 2019 Edition

Sponsor Spotlight is a monthly series here at Esports Insider that highlights  the top sponsorship or partnership stories from the previous month. The main aim is to highlight some of the...
StarLadder Major Berlin Secretlab

StarLadder partners with Secretlab for Berlin Major

Tournament organiser StarLadder has partnered with gaming chair brand Secretlab ahead of its Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Major in Berlin, Germany. Kicking off on August 23rd, the StarLadder Berlin Major will be supplied...
Astralis Origen RFRSH Entertainment

RFRSH Entertainment to split from Astralis and Origen

A report from HLTV - which was later confirmed by Nikolaj Nyholm, Founder & CEO of RFRSH Entertainment - has revealed that the company will split from its two competitive brands, Astralis and Origen. Both...

Traditional and esports-dedicated sportsbooks: which is the best bet?

In quest of finding the right bookmaker for you, there’s a number of items to take into consideration. When speaking to betting on esports specifically, options become significantly narrowed down and...
Riot Games LCS Caffeine

Riot Games adds Caffeine as streaming partner of LCS

Riot Games has appointed social broadcasting platform Caffeine as an official streaming partner for its North American league, League of Legends Championship Series (LCS). The deal isn't exclusive, meaning that the LCS will still...
UKLC Finals Twickenham Stadium

UKLC to head to Twickenham Stadium for live finals

Riot Games and LVP have announced that the finals of the UK League of Legends Championship (UKLC) will be hosted live at Twickenham Stadium, London. This is the first live event for...
This week in esports

This week in esports: MLB, Team SoloMid, Call of Duty, Overwatch League

Activision Blizzard has hired new figureheads for its esports leagues, Team SoloMid has renewed its well-received partnership with Logitech G for three more years, and Major League Baseball is getting into...

ESI Gambling Report: The rise and fall of PUBG Mobile in India

Throughout gaming’s ancestry, there have been unique moments in which a title is able to achieve a rare level of societal stardom. The latest edition of this notion happens to be...

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Twitch and T-Mobile put on FGC competition at E3 2017

With E3 2017 becoming open to the public for the first time comes the event's very own esports competition. Top fighting game competitors will aim...