Category Archives: Organisers and Developers

Gfinity publishes half-year financial results

Esports tournament provider Gfinity has published its latest financial report, for the period ending December 31st 2018. The company generated revenues of £4.4m during the six months, an increase of 143% versus same period the year prior (£1.8m). Operating expenditure stood at £4.9m, while Gfinity made earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) loss of £4.4m, a…
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League of Legends European Masters returns for Season 3 in April

The League of Legends European Masters will again take place next month, with the best 20 teams from European Regional Leagues (ERLs) taking part. As there are 10 ERLs, including the likes of the UK League Championship (UKLC) Spanish Superliga Orange and others, this means two teams from each league will progress to the European Masters,…
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Manchester to host ESL Prem spring finals for first time ever

The ESL UK & Ireland Premiership Spring Season Finals will be played live in Manchester for the first time. The finals will take place in front of a live audience that ESL says will be bigger than ever before. ESL recently announced the Prem will be taken on tour this time round - and Manchester…
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Code Red Esports to judge NSE’s new student caster competition

National Student Esports (NSE) and Code Red Esports are offering aspiring casters the chance to make a name for themselves. The student university body and agency have teamed up for the Caster of the Term competition, which allows aspiring casters to get recognition for their skills and pick up some event experience. NSE will go…
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All-female Russian LoL team Vaevictis Esports lose 52-2 in the LCL: Is this really about giving women a platform or is it just an unfair publicity stunt?

Vaevictis Esports announced an all-female roster last week and the girls have heavily lost their first three matches in the League of Legends Continental League (LCL). Management describes the team's formation as an 'experiment' to see how they will fare in the league, however from early indications it seems to be nothing more than a…
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