The Overwatch League™ Adds New Teams for London, Los Angeles

The Overwatch League™ today announced its latest team sales, with esports organization founder Jack Etienne of Cloud9 purchasing the team for London, and sports industry leaders Stan and Josh Kroenke purchasing a team for Los Angeles. The Overwatch League is the first major global professional esports league with city-based teams, and will showcase world-class competitive play in Blizzard […]

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ESL UK Brings Esports to EGX with Premiership Finals

Today, ESL UK announced the live finals of the UK’s National esport league, the ESL Premiership will be held at EGX for the very first time, with over £20,000 in prize money. Two ESL Premiership Autumn Season finals will be held during the four day event: the League of Legends Finals and Counter Strike:Global Offensive […]

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ESL Arena at gamescom 2017 to feature 5.000 m² of esports action, eight games, two competitive stages, community playground and more!

The ESL Arena returns to gamescom’s Hall 9, bringing the largest esports production the world’s biggest gaming convention has ever seen. With more than 5.000 m² of exhibition space, ESL Arena will offer the best of esports to over 350,000 fans that are expected to attend this year’s event. Two Esports Stages fully packed with […]

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ESIC Statement on Appropriate Sanction for Cheating in Esports

The Esports Integrity Coalition (ESIC) has today closed its survey canvassing community opinion on the appropriate sanctions for those caught cheating in esports. The headline results are set out as an appendix to this statement below. “Esports is primarily about the community around each game – the players, fans and teams that participate and watch […]

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ESL Announces Key Global Executive Hires To Focus On Company’s Next Stage Of Growth

Leadership Team Adds Global Chief Marketing Officer and Global Chief Revenue Officer Cologne, Germany — July 13, 2017 –ESL, the world’s largest esports company, today announced several key global executive hires with extensive experience in their respective areas. As part of the new management team, Rodrigo Samwell has been named Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) and Martin […]

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