Phil Kornychev – Forget the TV show, this is the real Skins drama

The gambling boom of Counter Strike: Global Offensive started just over three years ago, with the launch of CSGO Lounge – a website where players could bet their ingame skins on...

Wings wins TI6 & biggest cash prize in esports

The winners of TI6 Wings Gaming has earned itself the biggest prize in esports history to the tune of $9.1m (£7m) after beating North American side Digital Chaos in the final. The...

CSGO Lounge and Dota 2 Lounge shutter down skins betting

Lounge, the company behind the largest skins betting site CSGO Lounge and Dota 2 Lounge, formally announced this week that it would be scrapping skins betting. Each site made the announcement via...
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GG Expo 2018 announces three day player-focused expo and conference in Seattle

GG Expo Inc. has announced GG Expo™ 2018, a player-focused conference and expo in Seattle, United States to cover a plethora of esports topics aimed specifically at the community and players. The categories...
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DreamTeam adds Chief Executive Officers of MLG and Keynote to advisory board

DreamTeam, the esports gaming and esports recruitment and management platform has announced MLG's CEO Sundance DiGiovanni and Keynote's CEO Dr. Moe Levin as arrivals to the advisory board. Dr. Moe Levin hails...

Esports Insider Careers Series – Isabel Davies – a legal perspective

Welcome to the first proper piece of the Esports Insider Careers Series. After I gave a brief introduction to my own personal background in what probably comes across as an extensive...

Overwatch League suspends Su-Min “Sado” Kim for 30 official matches

The Overwatch League is yet to get underway, yet Blizzard have set a precedent for anyone that falls foul of their rules by banning Philadelphia Fusion's Su-Min "Sado" Kim for the...
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SuperData report suggests esports revenue to reach $2.3 billion in 2022

Research company SuperData has published its latest report with more interesting findings around the esports industry. The 14 page PDF covers topics from revenue, through to YouTube and Twitch as well...

The Professional eSports Association promises fair pay for players

In North America seven organisations have teamed up to form the Professional eSports Association (PEA) in a bid to further professionalise esports and ensure fair standards and pay for players. It will...

Scrub League Weekly – SMITE, VR in CS:GO and Pokken’s absence

On this week's episode of SMITE League -- we mean, Scrub League, hosts Colin, Kevin and Sam sit down with Kevin 'Adanas' Meier to talk about all things SMITE. The caster and...

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Alex “Machine” Richardson to host the desk at the ESL UK...

ESL UK has announced that the Premiership Spring Season Finals host will be none other than Alex "Machine" Richardson. Machine is a very well established...