Christina Alejandre – ELEAGUE – Second season syndrome?

Prior to this weekend’s championship finals of the second season of ELEAGUE we had a chat with VP and General Manager Christina Alejandre to talk over the latest season, Mr.T, Overwatch and...

Jussi Patjas – Helsinki REDs – Finland’s Overwatch Stars

Sports teams in esports has been the talk of the latter part of this year, and football and basketball are now no strangers to the world of competitive gaming. Ice hockey...

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 a little to say that Blizzard’s Overwatch...

This week in Esports: First legal wagers taken in Nevada, Twitch partner with TSM...

The biggest news this week comes from Las Vegas, Nevada, where William Hill became the first sportsbook to take legal wager on esports. Other highlights include Twitch partnering with TSM and C9 and the inaugural eSports industry awards night.  William...
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Kalvin Chung – MnM Gaming – Record setters

The final interview from MCM is with Kalvin Chung, one of the directors of MnM Gaming. Over the weekend he watched as his organisation secured two of the three titles on offer...

Official Talent Lineup for Overwatch MGA 2016 now confirmed

For the first time in the history of MSI’s annual international esports tournament, the Masters Gaming Arena (MGA) Championship will hold its Grand Finals in London, as MSI brings an Overwatch...

Next Generation Esports announce Overwatch Winter Premiere

Next Generation Esports have announced the Overwatch Winter Premiere, a tournament with a $100,000 (~£80,000) prize pool. The event will take place through December 2016 and finish at the end of January...
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Adam Heath – Reason Gaming – Home for any esport

During the ESL UK Premiership Finals at MCM ComicCon, ESI caught up with Adam Heath, MD of RNR-eSports, the parent company of Reason Gaming. At the event he saw his CS:GO...

Overwatch MGA 2016 Championship to be held in London

The Overwatch MGA 2016 championship by MSI is being held at the Gfinity Arena, London on December 7/8 2016.  It's the first top tier Overwatch tournament to come to the United Kingdom...

Splyce beat Method in WoW, South Korea romp home in Overwatch – The BlizzCon...

Blizzard's flagship event BlizzCon finished this weekend and with it a significant number of esports events. The developer hosted tournaments for each of its games: World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, Starcraft 2, Heroes of the Storm...

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Waco Hoover – XLIVE – Conferences needn’t be boring

Waco Hoover is the Founder and CEO of XLIVE, an entertainment media & events company which introduced esports last year. At the upcoming event...

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