Ian Smith (ESIC Commissioner) presents report regarding allegations against Ninjas in Pyjamas (NiP) to WESA

On 2 September WESA received the independent, third-party report by Ian Smith (Commissioner of ESIC) into recent allegations against NiP. Together with Ian Smith, WESA has decided to publish the report in full. The report does not find that the current management of NiP (that was installed in March 2016 after the removal of the[…]

WESA LED BY NEWLY ELECTED EXECUTIVE BOARD TO REPRESENT MEMBERS

For the first time since the founding of the World Esports Association (WESA), the executive board has been reelected and enlarged to represent the WESA members from all regions. Cologne, Germany January, 18 2019 – The members of WESA, the World Esports Association, have elected new executive board members since the Members’ Meeting in London in[…]

New format of CS:GO Pro League introduces live studio matches in Europe and America for 2019

WESA and ESL are proud to reveal details of next years Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) Pro League, the longest running professional CS:GO league in history. The CS:GO Pro League will return with a brand new format featuring live studio matches, groups system and an increase to 16 teams in the regions Europe, Americas and Asia-Pacific.[…]

Pro League Season Seven Finals Return to Dallas With $1 Million Prize Pool

New Season Builds Off of Record Breaking Season Six Finals Cologne, Germany – February 20, 2018 – ESL, the world’s largest esports company, and WESA, the World Esports Association, today announced that the Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) Pro League Season Seven Finals will return to Dallas, Texas, on May 18-20, 2018. Pro League is[…]

ESL TO BROADCAST TWO OF ITS TOP GLOBAL ESPORTS COMPETITIONS EXCLUSIVELY ON FACEBOOK: CS:GO PRO LEAGUE & ESL ONE

WESA and ESL bring CS:GO Pro League Exclusively to Facebook Starting in February 2018; ESL One Kicks Off Exclusive Streaming on January 23 with ESL One Genting 2018 Facebook Adding New Ways to Enjoy ESL Competitions, Including Streaming in 1080p/60fps and Watching in Facebook 360 for Gear VR   Los Angeles, CA – January 18,[…]

Paladins Premier League Starts Saturday

10 Participating WESA Teams Receive Regional Assignments For Competition in PPL   ATLANTA – September 27, 2017 –  The newly announced Paladins Premier League (PPL) announced today that the PPL regular season will launch this Saturday, September 30, with a lineup of eight matches. The League also announced regional assignments for the 10 participating WESA[…]