Ed Vaizey MP will chair International eGames Committee advisory board

The International eGames Committee is delighted to announce that the Rt Hon Ed Vaizey MP has become the Chairman of its Advisory Board.  The International eGames Committee (IEGC) was launched in April...

Four esports start-ups at Pitch ICE 2017

ICE 2017 will be the largest igaming and gaming sector conference globally this year. Taking place at the ExCeL Centre from February 7th to 9th, it will occupy 40,925 sqm this year...

FIFA esports FA Cup to return to Wembley – All Welcome

Saturday 6 May will see FIFA 17 players from across the world compete at Wembley Stadium in what is being billed as the esports FA Cup.  The winner will receive a VIP...
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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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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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Team Dignitas parts ways with CS:GO Team

Team Dignitas, a leading esports organisation recently bought out by NBA's 76'ers, have announced they have parted ways with their CS:GO roster. The roster currently occupies the sixth place on the HLTV.org...

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...

Dexerto and SCL partner to launch UK esports academies

Dexerto has announced a collaboration with SCL, a leader in provision of independent education provision through sport in the UK.  https://twitter.com/Dexerto/status/808747180295147520 The esports academies will offer government accredited esports courses. The successful students will graduate...

New FIFA league in town…the Celtic Esports League gets underway

The inaugural Sportego Celtic eSports League was officially launched on December 12 and will feature eight teams from the UK and Ireland.  This is a new tournament for competitive FIFA and is getting...

Pinnacle scoops Best Esports Bookmaker at SBC Awards

Pinnacle will be celebrating this week after they picked up Esports Bookmaker of the Year at the SBC Awards held at the prestigious Under the Bridge club on Wednesday evening.  Coming in a...

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The Pond – A crowded calendar

The Pond returns with a look at the congested calendar of top level CS:GO. The current calendar could be defined as anything from chaotic,...

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