ESL is bringing thrilling esports action to EGX on a huge scale. Multiple stages, incredible tournaments and a host of esports related content in a massive arena. Check out the arena for yourself right here.

Premiership Stage

Premiership Stage Schedule

Thursday 21st September

  • 10:00 - League Of Legends Semi-Final 1
  • 12:00 - League Of Legends Semi-Final 2
  • 16:00 - League Of Legends Final

Friday 22nd September

  • 11:00 - Rainbow 6 UK Invitational Semi-Final 1
  • 13:00 - Rainbow 6 UK Invitational Semi-Final 2
  • 16:00 - Rainbow 6 UK Invitational Final

Saturday 23rd September

  • 10:00 - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Semi-Final 1
  • 13:30 - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Semi-Final 2
  • 17:00 - Splatoon 2 Semi Finals
  • 18:00 - Splatoon 2 Finals

Sunday 24th September

  • 10:00 - Rotor Rush
  • 12:00 - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Finals
  • 16:00 - Pokken Finals

Premiership League Of Legends Finals

The world’s biggest esport, the UK’s best players and the UK esports community’s most prestigious tournament. The four finalist the latest season of the ESL UK.

Ubisoft - “Rainbow 6 UK Invitational”

Over the last four weeks the bravest Rainbow Six: Siege teams have been battling it out for an opportunity to be invited to the special, one-off invitational at EGX. Rainbow Six: Siege has earned it’s place at the top of the esports world because of it’s incredible action-packed gameplay. Don’t miss this opportunity to catch it.

Premiership CS:GO Finals

Watch for smokes. The Premiership CS:GO finals will crown four days of action on the Premiership Stage - four of the best teams up against each other in the world’s biggest tactical first-person shooter.

Nintendo - Splatoon 2 “Splatoon 2 Live Finals @ EGX”

A total of eight teams of four players will qualify from the Splatoon 2 UK Championship open qualifiers for a grand final to be held at EGX 2017. These top eight teams will then compete in a tournament, broadcast via the Nintendo UK Twitch page from EGX 2017 for all to see, to find the UK’s top troupe of turf troopers!

The winning team will not only receive the adoration of Splatoon 2 players the UK over, each team member will also receive a trophy, a Splatoon 2 fan-bundle full of Splatoon merchandise, and an exclusive champion’s jersey to commemorate their achievement.

Rotor Rush - “The Platinum Cup Finals”

International Drone Esports Competition which is promoting the global drone racing community where virtual meets reality. Seven weeks of online qualifiers culminate in live finals on ESL stage at EGX, where the top pilots around the world will be invited to compete for the title.

Twitch Stage

Twitch returns to EGX with its biggest ever stage at the event.

Thursday will see Twitch talent interviewing the quirkiest indie developers and some of the biggest publishers in the biz, while the weekend will see some of the UK's most popular Twitch partners take to the stage to play with - or against - each other.

And if you're in it for the esports, you'll also be able to watch the pros go head-to-head in Tekken 7 and catch some of the National University esports League's most promising players take to the Summoner's Rift in a League of Legends Sunday showdown!

ESL Arena

ASUS Build-a-PC workshop

Join Tom Logan at the ASUS booth in the ESL Arena for the 101 on how to build your very own PC. We’ll bring the ingredients, you bring the enthusiasm!

ESL open LAN area

We’ll have 32 PC’s setup for your enjoyment, playing on some top-notch Alienware machines. If that isn’t enough for you - make sure you sign up for the 1v1 King Of The Hill tournaments - we’re giving away an Alienware Alpha every single day of EGX.

Please note signups and free play will be available in morning of each day - official competitive play will be happening each afternoon!

Intel Experience Zone

A fantastic and vast area dedicated to our headline partners Intel. Here you can hop into our Project Cars 2 VR pods, see the latest tech from Intel, including cutting edge i9 processor systems, and some of the greatest PC’s you’ve ever laid your eyes on. To top that, a procession of the UK’s greatest streamers - including Sacriel - will be around to hang out and meet and greet throughout the week.

ESL Playground/Community Area (Oculus pods, retro arcade machines, ESL Shop, mobile gaming tournaments)

See what ESL is all about. Throughout the ESL Arena there are huge possibilities for you to participate and win prizes. Whether that’s playing The Unspoken on our EGX Oculus pods, tonnes of classic games on our retro arcade machines or the latest in mobile esports at the Mobile Esports Station. Sign up to ESL Play and get a free code for ESL Premium, allowing you and your friends to compete in prestige cups for cash and/or hardware.


Zotac, MSi, Gigabyte will be bringing the latest and greatest in esports hardware to the ESL Arena - so whether it’s Mini PC’s, motherboards, graphics cards or gaming notebooks - the latest and greatest will be there for you.

Much, much more…

As if the marketplace wasn’t enough, Alienware, HyperX and Corsair will also be hosting their own spaces in the Arena, bringing everything from the latest and greatest gaming towers to Method influencers and much, much more.

Updated 21st September 2017