IEM Katowice 2020: most successful non-major CS:GO event in history!

Intel? Extreme Masters Katowice 2020 saw the first esports tournament in CS:GO surpass the 1M peak viewership mark (excl. China), establishing the first-ever ESL Masters Championship as the most successful CS:GO non-major tournament of all time.


Pro League CS:GO S11 to be played online, finals moved from Denver to studio location

We have been closely monitoring the daily developments in regards to the global health situation and want to be as transparent with you, the fans, as possible.


ESL Wraps Up 2019 With Record-Breaking Year in Esports

2019 was a big year for ESL, with multiple tournaments racking up record-breaking numbers!


Announcing IEM Melbourne 2020!

Intel Extreme Masters returns to the Land Down Under this August for its fourth anniversary, but this time it’s heading to Melbourne!


ESL to return to Odense for ODINCON 2020

ESL are delighted to announce the extension of the partnership with Odense Sport & Event, therefore bringing another quality tournament to ODINCON in 2020.


Announcing ESL Open Cups for Warcraft III: Reforged

With the release of Warcraft III: Reforged, the exciting new remake of the classic RTS game, ESL are delighted to announce a new weekly WC3 cup similar to the recently created ESL Open Cups for Starcraft II.

ESL, DreamHack, and CSPPA sign framework agreement for ESL Pro Tour

The agreement represents a group effort to ensure continued growth and professionalization for competitive CS:GO.


ESL Pro Tour StarCraft II and Warcraft III to debut in 2020

We are proud to announce a three-year-long strategic partnership with Activision Blizzard Esports that will see ESL and DreamHack join forces to bring two new ESL Pro Tour formats to life.


"My fav is Rainbow Six Siege": meet Enter Records artist TheFatRat

We love Music. And we love Games! That's why we want to find and support artists that can give you the perfect for your gaming experience. Artists that give you all the chills, all the feels and all the HYPE! This time we introduce TheFatRat.


The Rainbow Six US Nationals are headed back to Las Vegas!

The Rainbow Six US Nationals is now in its second year and with the qualifiers completed and teams locked in, it’s time to head back to the Penn & Teller Theater in Las Vegas for the finals on December 13th-15th!

Start your Dota2 esports career with the ESL Academy delivered by DHL

Immortal rank is nice and all, but are you ready to go pro?


First ESL Pro League details for 2020

The time has come to announce the transformation of the ESL Pro League for Season 11.

ESL National Championships will provide path into ESL Pro Tour

ESL’s European National Championship winners will face a clear path from Challengers up to the Masters via LAN Qualifier and direct slots to DreamHack Open thanks to improved model.

ESL One to Host First-Ever CS:GO Major in Rio, Brazil

We’ve been brewing in anticipation and excitement to announce that ESL One Rio 2020 will be coming to full fruition next year during May. In a world’s first, we’d also like to declare that ESL One Rio 2020 will stand as Brazil’s first Valve sponsored Major Championship of all time. Harbouring one of the most passionate fan bases of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Brazil’s calls for a Major tournament have deservingly been answered.


Mousesports bewilder at ESL Pro League S10 Finals

European side mousesports flabbergasted thousands around the world as star player Finn “karrigan” Andersen led his squad to a gruelling victory at Odense’s Jyske Bank Arena in his native Denmark. The victory saw mousesports claim a variation of spoils, namely the main share of $600,000, the newly designed trophy and a direct invite to the IEM Katowice 2020 Masters Championship.

Flawless victory for Astralis at IEM Beijing

Astralis continued their dominant run back to undisputed no. 1 status in the CS:GO scene by winning IEM Beijing-Haidian without dropping a single map.



LG Enters Season 3 of the ESL Mobile Open Presented by AT&T

We are proud to announce our exciting new partnership with LG Electronics as an Official Partner for Season 3 of ESL Mobile Open presented by AT&T. This marks the first-ever phone provider and second sponsor for the ESL Mobile Open in North America.



Evil Geniuses Expel Greatness at ESL One New York

The typhoon of ESL One New York 2019 has settled with the debut of Evil Geniuses’ shiny new roster conquering recent Major champions Astralis in 3:1 fashion. The mostly American squad lead by coach “ImAPet” & IGL “stanislaw” prevailed, claiming the lion’s share of $200,000 and their first Intel Grand Slam contribution victory in the Barclays Center!



Become the first ever UEFA eEURO champion!

Put on your national team jersey and represent your country in the first ever UEFA eEURO in 2020. Sign up and qualify with your country for next July’s final tournament in London.