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Scottish Esports League season one to start soon with multiple titles

Season one of Esports Scotland’s Scottish Esports League (SEL) is due to start soon, with multiple publishers backing the programme and various titles set to play out throughout the season. The confirmed...
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Gfinity bring Turtle Beach on board for Elite Series

Turtle Beach, a headset and gaming equipment company, will be the official audio partner for Season 3 and 4 of the Gfinity Elite Series. This means that players across the Gfinity competition in...
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Gfinity Elite Series to broadcast exclusively on Facebook

Gfinity has signed an exclusive digital broadcast agreement with Facebook that will see Season 3 of the Elite Series streamed on the social platform globally, excluding Australia. This agreement gives Facebook the exclusive...

ESI & SpecialEffect Tekken Showdown

We at Esports Insider are happy to announce that we will be hosting a Tekken tournament alongside UK charity SpecialEffect at the ESI Super Forum on Thursday 22nd March. The tournament will...

ESI Gambling Report: Pro-Gaming licenses and esports in Japan

In early February, news broke there would be an addendum to an age-old law in Japan aimed at illegal gambling that restricted paid esports tournaments from being hosted in the country. This...

Capcom to promote esports with ‘full force’ throughout 2018

In an open message from Capcom, it has been revealed that they aim to make 2018 “Esports Year One” within Japan. CEO Kenzo Tsujimoto said, “We at Capcom have been building Esports...
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GGEA to train amateur players in fighting games

GGEA, owned by Texas Rangers' Neil Liebman alongside OpTic Gaming and Ngage Esports, are expanding into the realm of fighting games. Looking to do more than merely compete, the organisation will...
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Ares Esport join Gfinity Elite Series 3, replace Endpoint

Gfinity has today announced some more big news ahead of its third Elite Series season. Alpha Republic of Esport (Ares), will take the roster spot previously held by Team Endpoint. This...
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Team Vitality become the latest to join Gfinity’s Elite Series season 3

Gfinity has today announced that top French esports organisation, Team Vitality, will be joining the Elite Series for Season 3.  This follows the news earlier this week that world leading org Fnatic will...

Gfinity confirms Fnatic as new Elite Series org, and expands to ten teams

Gfinity has today announced that its Elite Series will have a big new member in the form of city neighbours Fnatic for its third season.  The London based org, which has been...

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Overwatch – Why it had to win ‘Best Newcomer 2016’

For a game released in May 2016, to be crowned ‘Best new esports title’ in November is quite a feat.  It would be underplaying it...