Category Archives: Casters

HP OMEN to host new $30,000 UK CSGO tournament and caster competition

OMEN by HP has today launched a new six-month esports tournament for up and coming CSGO players in the UK, in partnership with FaceIT. Open to anyone, CSGO enthusiasts can enter the tournament from April 15th. The tournament will be split into eight Open Qualifiers, followed by a two-month League stage and a two-day finals event,…
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Ginx Esports TV opens up its London studios to streamers and content creators

Ginx Esports TV is inviting external content creators and streamers to produce content from its London studios. The TV channel says it wants to support the British gaming community and the growth of the UK esports community by promoting talent with its new programme, called Volume. "With Volume, vloggers, streamers or YouTubers will be given…
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BestMeta: TobiWan’s new cryptocurrency platform lets users spend tokens to interact with their favourite esports talent

A new Blockchain-based ecosystem for esports talent, called BestMeta, has launched. It's led by Australian Dota 2 caster Toby "TobiWan" Dawson, who moved to the UK last year (check out our interview with TobiWan here). BestMeta hopes to create 'a sustainable esports ecosystem by giving creative control back to the talents and the community'. It provides esports…
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PCGamesN issue apology to Richard Lewis over publication of damning article

Video games news website PCGamesN has apologised to esports host and journalist Richard Lewis after posting a controversial article attacking him and others in esports. The UK-based site published an article titled 'the esports industry has a problem with who it is choosing to represent it' last Friday, suggesting British host Richard Lewis (pictured) and…
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Britain’s Machine, ODPixel & Pyrion Flax join The International 2017 broadcast team

Three well-known British gaming personalities have been added to the Dota 2 International 7 broadcast line-up. Caster Alex "Machine" Richardson (left) will be hosting the International's group stage, plus caster Owen "ODPixel" Davies (centre) and content creator Ted "Pyrion Flax" Forsyth (right) have also joined the team. American Sean "Day9" Plott has been announced as the official host…
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