Gfinity reveal Counter-Strike: Global Offensive as the first game for the Challenger Series

Gfinity has today announced that Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will be the first game title in the Gfinity Challenger Series.  The Gfinity Challenger Series provides a platform for Counter-Strike players of any ability to showcase...
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Gfinity announce Team Endpoint to the Elite Series

After the announcement of the first five teams in Gfinity's Elite Series, speculation has been rife as to who the next teams in the series would be. This, alongside the recent oversubscribed...

ESL UK Premiership Finals to be held at EGX for the first time

ESL UK has today announced that it will bring the finals of the UK Premiership in both Counter-Strike: Global Offensive and League of Legends to EGX for the first time ever. The...

British Esports Association partners with EOB Academy, Prince’s Trust backed workshops

The British Esports Association has entered into a partnership with the Enemy of Boredom Esports (EOB) Academy, a series of workshops for young people which is backed by the Prince’s Trust.  The...

Facebook Live to be exclusive broadcast partners of ESL One and ESL Pro League

WESA and ESL have reached an agreement with Facebook to give them exclusive broadcast rights for two of their biggest tournaments, starting with ESL One Genting from January 23-28. The arrangement concerns...
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Gemba launches Turnstile, a sponsorship evaluation platform

Sports intelligence agency Gemba has created Turnstile, a sponsorship evaluation platform for esports. This new platform allows buyers and sellers to see the physical assets, and intellectual property, of sponsorships. Gemba had been working...
University of York

University of York, ESL to introduce esports content production module

University of York is fully embracing the world of esports in collaboration with ESL. The university's Department of Theatre, Film and Television is launching an industry-backed module all about the competitive gaming industry. The...

ESI Birmingham – PwC – Why esports isn’t all that different to other businesses

During our most recent event, ESI Birmingham, which was presented together with ESL UK in Arena Birmingham ahead of the country’s first major, one of the keynote sessions was from none...

Method announce partnership with Wowhead

British esports organisation Method has announced a partnership with leading World of Warcraft news and database site Wowhead and their parent company ZAM. The deal will see Method continue its work with...
UKIE Parliamentary Event

Ukie announces esports event at Palace of Westminster

Not-for-profit trade body for the United Kingdom's game industry Ukie (short for UK Interactive Entertainment) has partnered with Intel and the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Video Games to host...

Events

How to build the stars of the future in esports

One of the most engaging panels at the LA Intel Buzz Workshop on Wednesday featured the CEOs of four major esports organisations discussing their...