What’s on this week? – Method, pushed to the Limit? – February 5th –...

“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...
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Gfinity to host CWL London in May

Esports tournament organiser Gfinity has been revealed as the host of the newly-announced CWL London event. Taking place in the Copper Box Arena in the English capital, the Call of Duty: Black...

The ESI Esports Betting Tour is approaching full-capacity

Last week we announced our Esports Betting Tour taking place at ICE 2019 on the 5th February (14:30 - 16:30). With less than a week to go, over 75% of spots have...
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Intel extends headline sponsorship of ESL Premiership for 2019

Intel has extended its headline sponsorship of the ESL Premiership to cover the seasons in 2019. ESL UK partnered with the technology company in 2018 to launch campaigns that highlight the potential...
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Ben Payne – McLaren – The blurred lines of sim racing

Sim racing is relatively new to esports but it undeniably offers something different. If you're good at Call of Duty, there's nothing to say that you'll be accurate with a gun...

Grosvenor announces second epic.LAN season after inaugural success

Grosvenor Casinos has confirmed that the epic.LAN CS:GO Championships will return for another season, after its success in Season 1. A similar format from Season 1 will follow: the tournament will tour across...

Join the ESI Esports Betting Tour at ICE

We at Esports Insider, sister company of SBC, like to think we know a thing or two when it comes to the crossover of the esports and gambling industries. As such,...
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epic.LAN adds Logitech G, ASUS, ASTRO Gaming as sponsors for epic26

Scan and ASUS ROG will act as headline sponsors for epic26, the upcoming event from epic.LAN. The event will take place February 7-10th at the Kettering Conference Centre, and some familiar gaming companies...
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Esports Entertainment Group becomes latest member of ESIC

Betting provider Esports Entertainment Group has announced that it's the latest member of the Esports Integrity Coalition (ESIC). ESIC is an independent, not-for-profit association that aims to stop cheating - such as match-fixing...
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Riot Games and LVP announce UK League Championship

Riot Games and LVP have announced the UK League Championship (UKLC), a League of Legends competition based in the United Kingdom. The regional competition aims to "ignite the passion of viewers" in...

Events

Tencent launches franchised league for Honor of Kings

Tencent is joining the likes of the Overwatch League and the LCS with its own franchised league, King Pro League, for the popular mobile MOBA...