Tag Archives: electronic sports league
- ESL to teach esports classes at the University of York
June 28, 2017
The Electronic Sports League (ESL) will be teaching esports masterclasses at the University of York after the two entities formed a bold and brave collaboration of education, research and career opportunity. Cheesecake. I don’t eat sugar, so cheesecake is not in my periphery under normal circumstances. But these weren’t normal...
- Newly-formed WESA skinned over potential eSports regulatory flaws
May 18, 2016
eSports is already at its critical mass and ready to explode at any moment, according to Electronic Sports League (ESL) chairman Jen Hilgers. But it also can’t be denied that competitive gaming is still wildly inconsistent at times, with rules, prizes and schedules varying from league to league. This is...
- Unikrn Chief Concerned About Underage Gambling in eSports; ESL Ban YouPorn Team
April 26, 2016
Unikrn founder, Rahul Sood, shares his concerns over underage gambling in the video game industry, and the Electronic Sports League (ESL) pulls the rug from under YouPorn's professional eSports team. It’s a perilous world for parents these days. Advancements in technology and the need to keep up with the Jobs...
- ESLGaming to Create an eSports Hall of Fame; Tiger Woods Will Have to Wait Another Decade to Get Into Golf’s Version
March 31, 2016
ESLGaming has announced plans to preserve the rich history of one of the world’s fastest growing sports by announcing their intention to create an eSports Hall of Fame, and Tiger Woods will have to wait another decade to find a place in golfing’s version after a change in rules. It’s...
- Ninjas in Pyjamas kicks out CEO over delayed eSports players’ paychecks
November 10, 2015
Per Lilliefelth, chief executive of Ninjas in Pyjamas, is out the door following reports that the organization failed to pay its players. Last week, Breitbart reported that the Sweden-based professional eSports organization still owes thousands of dollars in prize money and deferred salaries. The news agency, citing sources close to...
- Sportradar, ESL ink eSports betting deal; BBC to livestream eSports tournament
October 8, 2015
The Electronic Sports League (ESL) has teamed with sports data specialists Sportradar to provide anti-fraud support to the world of eSports betting. The deal will see Sportradar employ its Fraud Detection System at 450 betting operations around the globe to detect “suspicious betting patterns and behaviors” on eSports tournament play....
Legality of CS:GO Skin Gambling
February 23, 2017
Unikrn rolls out cryptocurrency for eSports betting
June 20, 2017