Vorsprung durch Astralis – Audi enters esports

German car giant Audi has become the latest to move into the esports space having partnered with CS:GO team Astralis. The deal was revealed by Astralis on their Twitter yesterday as they released a series of photos...

Room on Fire releases episode one of new CS:GO series

Esports studio Room on Fire has unveiled a documentary called #CSGreatestGames Episode 1: “Boostgate”. The studio is mostly known for its work in CS:GO and puts analytical content out across Youtube, Soundcloud...
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ESL UK returns with its Premiership for 2017

Investment in esports has been plentiful so far in 2017 and esports in the UK is keeping up with the times. ESL UK has announced that it's returning with the Spring...

ESL Pro League will be streamed exclusively on Youtube

Rumours have been rumbling around esports lately that Youtube has agreed a deal with ESL to exclusively stream the ESL Pro League. This has now been confirmed and both the ESL...

Misfits snap up TSM CS:GO roster and ESL Pro League spot

The Team SoloMid and Sean 'sgares' Gares drama has eventually resulted in the org dropping their entire CS:GO roster, but the five didn't have to wait long (just a few hours...

This week in Esports: Investment, investment, investment

This week we've seen a plethora of investment in the esports space. It's been from an array of different sources as well. The highlights include: bookmaker Unikrn investing in CS:GO team BIG; Genesis BBQ Chicken getting involved...

Unikrn invests in CS:GO team BIG

Unikrn has announced its investment into the newly formed German CS:GO team Berlin International Gaming (BIG).  Formed by former mousesports, Alternate aTTaX, and NRG players, BIG is here to prove that German Counter-Strike...

SK Gaming team up with Visa

In the biggest announcement of the week and year to date SK Gaming has announced that it has joined forces with Visa with the company becoming its Official Payment Partner.  Managing Director...

Players vote to play in ESL Pro League over PEA

Scott "SirScoots" Smith has revealed that the players of Cloud9, Counter Logic Gaming, Immortals, NRG Esports, Team Liquid and Team SoloMid have unanimously decided to compete in the ESL Pro League (EPL) over the Professional Esports...
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FC Copenhagen sign ex-Dignitas roster and launch North

When FC Copenhagen announced their intention to join the world of esports in the middle of December, it came just after Dignitas parted with their CS:GO roster. Reports then came out...

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Battle on the Strip – Faceit enters Vegas

Media and esports firm Ultimate Media Ventures (UMV), has announced that it is teaming up with Faceit to bring a series of esports events to Las Vegas.  Branded...

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