Category Archives: Gfinity

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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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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UK sim racers selected for F1 Esports Series

Four sim racers from the UK have been selected by Formula One teams to compete in the second season of the F1 Esports Series. Over the course of four online qualifying rounds, more than 66,000 players battled it out to secure a place for the Pro Draft, completing 1.1 million laps in a total of…
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Sign-ups open for $50,000 Gfinity CSGO Spring Series

Gfinity has announced that the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Spring Series 2018 is now open for registration to teams in EU and NA. Competitors will be competing for a share of the $50,000 prize pool when the tournament returns in June. Gfinity says it retains true to its roots with a commitment to grassroots esports. All…
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Gfinity hires former UFC director Garry Cook to build new ‘global esports brand’

UK-based esports tournament organiser Gfinity has appointed experienced sports executive Garry Cook as Executive Chairman. He's been hired to build a global esports brand at the company, enter new global markets and 'strengthens the leadership team for the next chapter of growth'. Gfinity say that Garry's expertise 'will position the company and build a recognised…
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Gfinity Elite Series Season 3 champions crowned

This past weekend signalled the end of the 2018 Gfinity Elite Series, with the Season 3 champions for FIFA 18, Rocket League and Street Fighter V all being crowned. Jamie Hore looks back on the winners in each game. 10 esports organisations started the competition back in March, but who scooped the titles and were…
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Gfinity Elite Series casters predict who will make it to the finals

Ahead of the Gfinity Elite Series finals and to accompany this week's highlights, several casters have weighed in on who they think will reach the finals, and who their stand-out players are. Mark "Onset" Hatcher, Femi "F-Word" Onofeta, Richard Buckley and Brandon Smith have all provided their expert opinion on who they think will topple the…
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Gfinity sign footballer and FIFA icon Akinfenwa to head up new Game On show

Gfinity has brought on board the services of Adebayo Akinfenwa, aka 'The Beast', an English footballer known for his physical strength. He will be hosting a new FIFA show every Wednesday called 'Game On', providing an insight into the players and the latest matches from the Gfinity Elite Series, which got back underway yesterday (Friday March…
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