FA ESL eLions

The FA and ESL to launch English FIFA team eLions

The FA has partnered with ESL to form the eLions, a FIFA team that will represent England. Starting with the FIFA eNations Cup in April 2019, the team will be hosting online qualifiers...
Betting

UK Labour Party call for ‘Gamer’s Consultation’ with relation to online gambling

Tom Watson, Labour’s Shadow Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, will today give a speech to the Institute of Public Policy Research ("IPPR") outlining the Labour party's new...

Fnatic & Virgin EMI Records to host Katowice closing party

Fnatic has announced plans to host a Katowice closing party in Poland on March 3rd in collaboration with Virgin EMI Records. Fnatic and Virgin EMI will host pro players, YouTubers, Twitch Streamers...

Magic: The Gathering shows its hand, details 2019 esports plans

Magic is promising even more esports in 2019, with more prize money, more ways to qualify and more ways to play. This year will be split into two key paths. The...
ESI Winter Forum Series 2019

Here’s what you missed at the ESI Winter Forum

Esports Insider's first ESI Forum Series event of the year has already been and gone!  February 6th saw the Winter edition of the quarterly series, which is evening industry meet-ups with quality networking, lovely...

What’s on this week? – ESI is the Tower Champion – February 19th –...

“What’s on this week?” is ESI’s weekly feature letting you know just what’s going on in the wonderful world of esports in the next seven days. Each week, ESI picks a selection of...
FACEIT Global Summit PUBG Classic

FACEIT hosting first global event in PUBG esports circuit

Event organiser FACEIT has been tapped to host the very first global event in the newly-launched PUBG esports circuit. Dubbed the FACEIT Global Summit: PUBG Classic, the tournament will take place at...

ESI Sponsor Spotlight – January 2019 Edition

“Sponsor Spotlight” is a monthly series here at Esports Insider that will highlight some of the top sponsorship or partnership stories from the previous month on ESI. The main aim of...

FACEIT reveals revamped ECS for Season Seven

FACEIT has unveiled its brand new look and format for Season Seven of their premier CS:GO tournament, the Esports Championship Series (ECS). The total prize pool for this season, including the...

ESI Job Picks – Find the job for you in esports – February Edition

How do you land that dream job in esports? With the industry growing at an almost alarming rate, there are more roles emerging all the time with more talent across the...

Events

Beyond the Summit announce third Smash Summit

Beyond the Summit took to Twitter yesterday to announce the third iteration of their hugely popular Super Smash Bros tournament, Smash Summit. Ten players...