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ESL Pro League Season 18 Update

With ESL Pro League Season 17 officially over, we have crowned FaZe Clan as champions and look forward to the teams returning to Malta and competing in season 18. As such we wanted to make sure you were fully up to date with the schedule for the upcoming season and

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ESL Pro League Season 17 Conference Stage

The ESL Pro League Conference will feature five regions and take place online starting January 16th, 2023. 11 Teams will reach the new ESL Pro League group stage with each Conference promoting teams. Find out the match-ups below and read more about the new format here. EUROPE 3x Teams Advance

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ESL Pro League: 2023 Update

After receiving feedback from the community, on-air talent, and the partner teams of the Louvre Agreement throughout 2022, we’ve taken the decision to reevaluate ESL Pro League. There are changes and improvements we’ll be making in 2023, all of which will be effective starting from Season 17 in February. What’s

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ESL Pro League - Returns to Malta

ESL Pro League S16 to take place in Malta with Playoffs Audience Today we’re glad to announce that we will be extending our partnership with the Ministry for the Economy, EU Funds and Lands through the GamingMalta Foundation for the next 3 years, beginning with the upcoming ESL Pro League

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ESL Pro League Season 16 Conference Stage

The EPL Conference Stage returns soon! For the first time at LAN, the teams will start their ESL Pro League Season 16 journey at DreamHack Summer 2022. Almost all teams are confirmed, one spot remains via the European NC decider qualifier taking place 24th of May. We are looking forward

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ESL Pro League: Update

ESL PRO LEAGUE: UPDATE As we get ever closer to the Group Stage of the ESL Pro League Season 15 we wanted to share with you some updates for the upcoming season and expand on the role the Conference Stage will have now and in the future. ESL PRO LEAGUE

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ESL Pro League Season 15 Conference

ESL Pro League Season 15 With the 2022 calendar release we announced the ESL Pro League Conference as an extension to our regular EPL season, the league will see an increase from 24 teams to 34. The tournament will now include a new stage which will see 16 teams from

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ESL Pro League: The New Way to the Top

We’re excited to share with you all our plans for the future of the ESL Pro League (EPL) within the ESL Pro Tour (EPT). Key Takeaways: The ESL Pro League will expand from 24 to 34 teams An additional stage has been added: EPL Conference All EPT Challenger level competitions

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Format Change to ESL Pro League Season 14 Playoffs

For ESL Pro League Season 14 we will be changing the format for the playoffs. Based on feedback gathered from the community and in agreement with the teams and players prior to Season 14 of ESL Pro League, we will be removing the Play-In stage prior to the playoffs.  Unchanged

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ESL Pro League Season 14 to be held online

The 14th Season of ESL Pro League will take place online due to the uncertainty surrounding COVID-related travel restrictions. In making the final decision, the league’s 12 partnered teams, the EPL Player Council as well as the CSPPA have been kept informed of any and all developments. The tournament will

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Having both gone undefeated throughout the season both Heroic and Gambit looked like two prime picks as champions of ESL Pro League Season 13. The latter came of an incredible start of the year to set up what many currently call the era of CIS dominance. Heroic however lead by the still young, ...

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EPL Group C Preview

Join the CIS Revolution The CIS teams have been dominating thus far and this seems like it will be a trend to continue throughout 2021. Gambit have just won IEM Katowice and are joined by Natus Vincere who have won BLAST Premier Global Final 2020. The two very best CIS

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The Start of the EPL Player Council

The Commissioner's Office has, together with ESL and the 12 partnered CS:GO teams, formed a Player Council for the ESL Pro League. The Council gives each team’s roster a voice - and a vote - on critical decisions concerning the ESL Pro League. The concept has been built out and

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EPL Group B Preview

Group B is all about balance. The number ten, eleven and twelve in the ESL World Ranking are present in Group B making it a balanced middle of the group. Next to that we have some real unknown forces looming in the dark. The expectation certainly is that Vitality would

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EPL Group A Preview

Opportunities arise in Group A Group A is a group of mixed stories, there are several teams who have been outstanding throughout 2020 and are currently struggling in their form. They must see their EPL Season 13 group as a first step and chance towards showing the community they can

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Season 13 Playoffs Remain Online

ESL Pro League Season 13 will entirely be played online. Due to the travel restrictions and quarantine regulations still in place throughout Europe, we are unable to execute upon our intentions to host the EPL Playoffs on LAN in Malta. All 24 participants will compete from their homes and boot

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Welcome to ESL Pro League: MIBR!

The Brazilian superstars join Group C of the ESL Pro League! Over the next weeks, FalleN, fer, TACO, kNgV, and meyern will compete in the American division. Their first match is  scheduled for March 26th (2pm PDT, 5pm EDT, 6pm BRT, 10pm CET), taking on the North American powerhouse Team

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Season 11 Online Format Update

Following the announcement that Season 11 of ESL Pro League would be played online, we are instituting some necessary changes to ensure that the tournament will run smoothly. 1) Regional Divisions: In order to limit the amount of traveling involved for teams as much as possible, the league will be

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