eSports Pro Staff . Business . Tuesday 22nd November 2016 . 16:45
Last night saw the first ever eSports Industry Awards take place at The Brewery in central London.
People from across the industry attended the event hoping to get their hands on an award and help celebrate their peers’ achievements. With 14 awards given out live on stream and four awards announced during the run up to the event there was a lot of people celebrating throughout the night.
Over 46,000 people tuned into the Twitch stream over the course of the event, with more than 39,000 messages being sent in the Twitch chat.
The list of winners from the first ever eSports Industry Awards can be seen below.
eSports Journalist of the Year - Richard Lewis
eSports Photographer of the Year - Robert Paul
Best eSports Coverage Website - theScore eSports
UK eSports Player of the Year - Callum “Swanny” Swan
Best Hardware Provider - Scuf Gaming
New eSports Game of the Year - Overwatch
eSports Rookie of the Year - Amer “Miracle-” al-Barqawi
eSports Broadcaster of the Year - Auguste “Semmler” Massonnat
eSports Live Event of the Year - The International 6
eSports Team of the Year - Team EnVyUs
eSports Commercial Partner of the Year - Monster
Best Streaming Platform - Twitch
Console Player of the Year - Seth “Scump” Abner
PC Player of the Year - Marcelo “Coldzera” David
eSports Publisher of the Year - Valve
Streamer of the Year - Michael “Imaqtpie” Santana
eSports Game of the Year - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
eSports Personality of the Year - Gabriel “FalleN” Toledo