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Dennis Fong – Plays.tv – Just a matter of time

Guinness World Records has Dennis ‘Thresh’ Fong listed as the world’s first professional gamer. Since he hung up his mouse, there’s quite a number that have since followed him down this...

Nicolai Gauci – MESA – Malta’s esports push

The MESA (Malta Esports Association) was formed recently with Nicolai Gauci as Chairman. Its objective is to 'nurture, promote, and improve the culture and recognition of esports in Malta, to represent the country as...
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Michele Attisani – FACEIT – From Breakthrough to Ascension

After a busy 12 months in esports, we caught up with FACEIT CoFounder and Chief Business Officer Michele Attisani for the next in our end of year Q&A series.  Esports Insider: Have...
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Kristian Segerstrale – Super Evil Megacorp – A Vainglory Year

It's been some year for esports, but certain titles have made greater strides than others. One of these is Vainglory, the mobile esport from developer Super Evil Megacorp.  We asked Kristian Segerstrale,...

Benoit Pagotto – Fnatic – Into the Bunkr

Last week we made a long overdue trip to Fnatic's Bunkr, the new concept esports store, opened on Shoreditch's Redchurch Street.  Benoit Pagotto, Brand Marketing Director at Fnatic, was on hand to...

Wouter Sleijffers – Fnatic – Transformation

Wouter Sleijffers is the CEO of Fnatic, arguably the most established organisation in esports. 2016 has been a major year for esports and no less so for Fnatic which launched its...

Marco Cuesta – FirstBlood.io – Bringing blockchain technology to esports

Marco Cuesta is one of the cofounders of FirstBlood.io, a company which recently raised over $6 million (£4.72m), and he spoke to Esports Insider with the blockchain esports focused platform set...

Matthieu Dallon – Webedia Group – Little by little

Matthieu Dallon is one of the key players in European esports. He's been the CEO of Toornament, the Founder of ESWC and the President of France Esports. Since September he's become...

Marc Berthold – World eSport – The (e)Social Network

Bored of Linkedin? You’re not alone. As both the wider gaming industry, and esports specifically, grows there remains a void between potential employees and the companies seeking talent. Aiming to fill...

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...

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Teams decided for all four CS:GO PGL Minors

The open qualifiers have concluded which means that the teams are now locked in for all four PGL Minors. The Minors are $50,000 (£44,600)...