Category Archives: Organisers and Developers

Gfinity and engineering firm join forces to design ‘the world’s most advanced’ integrated esports facility

Esports tournament provider Gfinity and London-based engineering and design firm Ove Arup & Partners Ltd have partnered to design a 'world-leading' integrated esports facility. The two companies will develop a blueprint for a scalable facility for playing, viewing, training, learning and broadcasting esports. In a press release the pair said the facility will enable 'gamers…
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ESL reveals £1500 branded PC exclusive to Currys PC World

ESL UK has today revealed the ESL Certified Esports PC, the first-ever ESL branded system. Built in partnership with Intel, Currys PC World and PC Specialist, the ESL Certified Esports PC made its debut at EGX today at the Birmingham NEC. It's the first time the ESL brand has arrived on the UK High Street.…
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Misfits Academy win Forge of Champions

Riot Games has crowned Misfits Academy as the champions of the first Forge of Champions (FoC) tournament. After two days of matches between the UK's best League of Legends teams, Misfits Academy eventually proved too much for Diabolus Esports in the grand final by beating them 3-2. Misfits took home the winner's share of the £50,000…
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Gfinity to host charity FIFA tournament to raise money for War Child

London's Gfinity Arena will host the War Child FC FIFA Championship on Thursday August 16th from 4pm. This will see high-profile War Child supporters from the worlds of sport, music and showbiz compete alongside pro FIFA gamers in co-op matches. The event will be live-streamed exclusively via Gfinity's Twitch channel. Fans and viewers will be encouraged to get involved and donate during…
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7 Lions: Team United Kingdom prepare for the 2018 Overwatch World Cup

With London Spitfire having won the Overwatch League, we turn now towards the impending Overwatch World Cup. George Moncaster takes a closer look at the United Kingdom's roster and some of the players competing for the nation.  The third Overwatch World Cup is well on its way, with the host of teams finalising rosters. The…
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