ESL Launches Advanced CSGO HUB Premium

 

Fans can now advance their CS:GO skills thanks to innovative new features; Coil named preferred subscription partner providing seamless access at an exclusive rate

Cologne/New York/Stockholm, August 30, 2021 ESL Gaming, the world’s biggest esports company, has today announced the launch of the new CSGO HUB premium package. CSGO HUB, designed by ESL and initially launched as beta in August 2020, is an integrated analysis and coaching tool for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive laid out to enhance each and every players’ individual gameplay in both Valve matchmaking, FACEIT and ESEA. By activating a membership with  Coil, ESL’s long term partner, fans will be able to enjoy the CSGO HUB Premium at an exclusive rate. 

The upgraded version will be available to users by subscribing to the CSGO HUB Premium. A bunch of new features that have been in the works since the initial launch of the CSGO HUB Beta last year now include the following: 

  • One Team Badge every month
  • ESEA Premium membership
  • Pro videos based on your match data
  • Additional Bingo cards and automatic completion
  • Behind the scenes and team POV videos
  • Fan Club Wars

By subscribing through Coil, the payments company dedicated to building a better business model for the web, players will unlock benefits on a number of different services, including a variety of extra features such as automatic Twitch bits awarded to their favourite streamers via the Coil Extension at no additional cost. All existing ESEA subscribers can also access CSGO HUB Premium by linking their ESL and ESEA accounts.

After last year’s successful BETA launch, we can already track a record of 70,000 users and more than 5 million matches parsed, which is only supporting us in continuously improving our product” says Trevor Schmidt, VP Digital Products at ESL Gaming. “Together with our strong partner Coil, we can now offer the PREMIUM package at a very affordable price, making it accessible to any CS:GO fan.

Following ESL’s brand purpose to create a complete path from “zero to hero” for any aspiring talent through the ESL Pro Tour for CS:GO, the CSGO HUB, an ESL owned product, offers the perfect complementary tool to reinforce this purpose through ESEA. ESEA represents the grassroot level of the ESL Pro Tour for CS:GO within the pyramid ecosystem.

“We’re huge fans of ESL and the ecosystem they’ve helped cultivate around CS:GO and many other esports titles. Coil’s excited to play a key role in facilitating the value exchange between the key constituents within that ecosystem.” – Jonathan Greenglass, Coil’s Chief Growth Officer.

For more information on how to sign up, please visit the CSGO HUB. The CSGO HUB Premium package is available for a 5 USD monthly subscription via Coil or by buying ESEA Premium membership and linking the ESL and ESEA accounts.. To get all the latest news follow ESL Gaming on LinkedIn, Facebook,Twitter and Instagram or visit about.eslgaming.com. For more information about Coil, please visit coil.com/about and follow on Twitter (@Coil).

About ESL Gaming

ESL Gaming is the world’s leading esports company. For more than two decades, we have been shaping the industry and leading esports and gaming innovation globally across the most popular video games, creating a comprehensive ecosystem with opportunities for players to go from zero to hero, and for fans to witness the best stories esports has to offer. Our portfolio consists of high-profile products such as the ESL Pro Tour, Intel® Extreme Masters, ESL Mobile, DreamHack Festivals, and many more, ranging from grassroots to global elite competitions. ESL Gaming is part of MTG, the leading international digital entertainment group.

More information is available at about.eslgaming.com.

About COIL 

Coil was founded in 2018 to build a better business model for the Web. Coil makes it easy for creators,  publishers and platforms to monetize their content across the internet, and provides an alternative to advertising and site-by-site subscription models. As Coil Members enjoy content, Coil uses a proposed open web standard called Web Monetization to stream micropayments to individual creators and websites in real time. In 2019, Coil, in collaboration with Mozilla and Creative Commons, launched the $100 million Grant for the Web to boost open, fair and inclusive standards and innovation in Web Monetization. Coil also invested $20 million in Imgur, the community-powered entertainment platform reaching 300 million people each month.