In 2017 we united the best & most prestigious German Counterstrike players to compete with the world's leading esport organizations. What followed was a tremendous success story. Today our starting roster is among the best teams in the world and competes on the biggest stages of esports.
League of Legends is undoubtedly the driving force in esports. Since the release in 2009, more than 100 million people fell in love with the famous MOBA title. In March 2018 we joined forces with a young and tremendously talented LoL squad, who are representing BIG with all their passion and dedication for the game.
BIG Chroma is a new project focusing on scouting female and non-binary talent in League of Legends and aiding their development as professional athletes. Winning the Equal Esports Festival in Cologne this September, BIG Chroma has already a title under their belt while representing the BIG colours.
We are delighted to enter Valorant with a whole new line-up! Released this summer by Riot Games, Valorant is a rapidly growing and exciting FPS game taking the esports world by storm. Following our competitive success in CS:GO, we aim to build a competitive, strong line-up that represents the German scene in Valorant as well.
The famous FPS title Quake is part of the esport sphere since the early days of professional gaming. Marcel “k1llsen” Paul has been part of the professional competitive scene for more than 14 years and since then is considered as one of the world’s best Quake players.
As one of the most popular online racing games, Trackmania has been part of the esports scene since more than 15 years. Our driver Dennis "Massa" Lotze is considered as one of the worlds fastest on the planet, not having missed a single grand final in any of the offline tournaments he competed in in the last years.
In our quest to unite the best Germany has to offer, we brought aboard Tobias “ShoWTimE” Sieber in our expansion to StarCraft.
As a household name in StarCraft, Tobias is one of the most successful German players.
Spearheading our fighting games division is Arja "Sephiblack" Gamoori! As the best German Tekken player and a top European contender, he is well known for his mastery of Miguel, and wholehearted approach to both competition and streaming.
Berlin, November 22nd 2022 – With years of experience under his belt, please welcome the new team captain of our League of Legends Department: Tom “Rulfchen” Ruckh! As we headed into the new split and the usual roster rebuild, we looked for a personality that can galvanize the team and lead them to success. After...Read More
Berlin, November 11th 2022 – BIG is excited to welcome BIG Chroma as the latest addition to our League of Legends department! BIG Chroma is a new project focusing on scouting female and non-binary talent in League of Legends and aiding their development as professional athletes. Winning the Equal Esports Festival in Cologne this September,...Read More
Berlin, March 9th 2022 – A year after the first extension of our partnership, we are delighted to announce that we will continue working together with Volvic for yet another year! Supporting our League of Legends efforts for nearly two years now, Volvic played an essential part in the incredible success of our LoL department...Read More
Berlin, February 17th 2022 – The German insurance company “die Bayerische” will remain the official insurance partner of BIG in 2022 and main sponsor of the BIG League Of Legends Team, which was able to win both German championship titles in 2021. At the beginning of last year, die Bayerische successfully mastered its entry into...Read More
Berlin, August 8th 2021 – We started the Summer Split with a new roster and our triumph at the last season of Prime League in our backs, looking to repeat our success. After an incredible regular season and a dominant playoff performance, we are proud to say that we are back-to-back Prime League champions! Going...Read More
Berlin, March 25th 2021 – In just their first season together, our new League of Legends line-up made a stunning debut by winning the Prime League trophy and qualifying for EU Masters as first seed! After reworking our League of Legends line-up at the start of the year around our mid laner Steven “Reeker”...Read More
The German insurance group breaks new ground and expands its sponsorship commitments to the market of esports. At the beginning of the 2021 season, die Bayerische will start as the official insurance partner of Berlin International Gaming (BIG), one of the most successful esports organizations in Europe. As BIG’s League of Legends team’s main partner,...Read More
Berlin, 11th June 2020 – We are extremely proud to announce that Volvic is joining the BIG Family as the official partner of our League of Legends line-up! With this move, Volvic enters into a German esports partnership for the very first time. Representing them will be our highly successful League of Legends team...Read More
Berlin, May 27th 2020 – With a new season comes a new look to our League of Legends roster. We are delighted to announce the addition of Henk “Advienne” Reijenga and Steven “Reeker” Chen to our active lineup! Their arrival to the roster is supported by our new analyst, Simão “Simon” Oliveira who will assist...Read More
Berlin, 13. Dezember 2019 We are excited to announce the arrival of Louis “Bean” Schmitz to our League of Legends roster as our new ADC, filling the shoes of Matyáš “Carzzy” Orság, who will continue his career in the LEC at Mad Lions. Young and talented, we decided that Bean was the best fit for...Read More