ESL Partners with Plays.tv to Provide Exclusive POV Coverage of Intel® Extreme Masters

Video-Sharing Platform Will Host Unique Player Perspective Videos, Spectator Views, and Up-To-The-Minute Highlights ESL, the world’s largest esports organization, and Plays.tv, the video-sharing platform for gamers, today announced a strategic alliance that will give esports fans unprecedented access to the best of ESL’s Intel® Extreme Masters in-game action. Beginning with this week’s Intel Extreme Masters […]

ESL premiers esports industry’s first 24/7 Counter-Strike Twitch channel

Top content from ESL and partners to provide around-the-clock entertainment ESL, the world’s largest esports company, has officially launched the industry’s first 24/7 Counter-Strike channel. Hosted on Twitch, the stream features high quality FPS action from ESL and its partners, around the clock. Made possible by a unique proprietary cloud-based content management system, the channel […]

ESL to create anti-PED esports policy with support of NADA

The growing visibility and popularity of esports, as well as increasing prize pools make it not only more tempting for teams and players to break the rules, but also more damaging to our sport as a whole when they do. ESL has an ongoing commitment to safeguarding the integrity of our competitions and providing a […]

gamescom 2015: ESL presents esports across over 15 games

League of Legends®, Halo® 5: Guardians, Counter-Strike®, StarCraft® II and so many more games to see esports action at gamescom 2015 gamescom 2015 is set to see ESL, the world’s largest esports company, host over 15 games across two halls and award a sum total of over US$200,000 to esports champions from around the world. Featured […]

Win a €2,999 Global Elite Experience for ESL One Cologne

Competition to award private lounge to Counter-Strike winners! ESL is offering Counter-Strike enthusiasts the opportunity to win themselves an ESL One Cologne Global Elite Experience lounge in worth of €2,999 for the upcoming Valve Major in Cologne, Germany’s LANXESS arena! – A private lounge with a balcony over the arena, private catering, backstage tours, priority […]

MTG to acquire the majority stake in the world’s largest esports company

ESL today announced that it has reached an agreement with the international entertainment group, MTG, to acquire a majority stake in Turtle Entertainment GmbH, the holding company for ESL and its international subsidiaries. ESL, the world’s largest esports company and global esports leader, has innovated the industry in terms of broadcast values, production and event […]