Gear up – J!NX launches Echo Fox apparel line

Jinx Inc. (stylized J!NX) has unleashed an original collection of licensed apparel featuring esports team Echo Fox.  Available for purchase is gear including a variety of t-shirt designs and hoodies with the...
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2016 in CS:GO – Part one – January to June

An entire year in esports is a long time, especially when it comes to CS:GO. A typical allotted season is around three months, so teams being dominant for more than that...
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HyperX stays on as ELEAGUE sponsor

HyperX has announced that it will continue to support esports by sponsoring ELEAGUE and the 2017 tournament season.  HyperX was the official gaming headset sponsor of ELEAGUE in its inaugural year and has signed up...
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ELEAGUE to host next CS:GO Major

After less than a year of operation, Valve has handed over the reigns of CS:GO's 10th Major event to TBS' ELEAGUE. Set to take place over the week of the 22-29th...

AlphaDraft to shut down: the latest fantasy esports casualty

AlphaDraft took to email yesterday to inform its' customers that it would no longer continue operations after the conclusion of the League of Legends World Championship. The email, sent to customers read...

ESL CSGO Pro League 2017 will have a $2m prize pool

ESL and WESA have announced the details of the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Pro League in 2017 which will see a bolstered $2 million (£1.6m) prize pool.  This is a notable 25% increase on last...

Scrub League Weekly – Talking to the world’s only pro Civilization VI player

"Welcome back ladies and gentlemen, if you’re just joining us, the early game is really ramping up as we enter hour 16 of the Civilization VI grand finals." Sounds a bit strange,...

Echo Fox are up for a fight

Echo Fox have entered the FGC community by making a strong commitment with the signings of pro players in Street Fighter V, Mortal Kombat X and Super Smash Bros.  From the Street...

APE links up with creative ad agency modop

Los Angeles-based creative digital agency modop has today revealed a new partnership with the Agency for Professional Esports (APE), a talent agency for professional esports players.  The conditions of this agreement will see...

Scrub League Weekly – Tim Hudak and being smitten with SMITE

Esports Insider has formed a partnership with the team behind the weekly esports focused podcast Scrub League. The Scrub League team is made up of Colin, Kevin and Samantha and based in...

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Schalke 04 Esports documentary drops

This Sunday, the new Schalke 04 League of Legends team assembled under coach Michael “Veteran” Archer will make their Challenger Series debut. To mark...

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