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.
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.
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.
Our CS:GO main team showcased their prowess in the 18th season of the ESL Pro League by qualifying for the Finals after an intense group stage! Competing in Group B, alongside opponents like Heroic, Rooster, Monte, MOUZ, MIBR, Evil Geniuses, and ENCE, the stage was set for an epic showdown in Malta. This event marked...Read More
We look back on another memorable Gamescom experience in Cologne. Read all about our presence at one of the world’s biggest gaming events. At the heart of our Gamescom experience were the numerous Meet and Greets that took place at our partner booths in collaboration with Die Bayerische and Philips OneBlade. Our fans had the...Read More
From Meme-Meisters to champions on the stage, our content team has been awarded with the trophy at the Prime League Finals! As part of Prime League’s new initiative this split, the Meme Meisterschaft is a race between the organizations participating in the league to produce funny and entertaining short-form content around their matches. Each org...Read More
Continuing with the excellent form he displayed last season, k1llsen has qualified for the Quake World Championship! In an electrifying display of skill and determination, k1llsen, our Quake World Champion, once again showcased his prowess as he dominated Season 4 of the Quake Pro League. Last year saw him claim the prestigious title of Quake...Read More
Berlin, June 15, 2023 – The Trackmania Grand League playoffs are finally here, and our duo is ready to fight for the title! The Trackmania Grand League regular season has been an exhilarating ride, to say the least, but one thing is certain: our dynamic duo, massa and GranaDy, have emerged as a force to...Read More
Krefeld, June 11, 2023 – Back-to-back German Champions: the BIG OMEN Academy have defended their ESL Meisterschaft title last weekend! The stage was set in Krefeld, Germany for the thrilling climax to the ESL Meisterschaft Spring Finals. Our BIG OMEN Academy team, after triumphing over Sprout in the Autumn split, was back to uphold their...Read More
Berlin, June 3rd 2023 – An important step in laying the foundation for the future of our Counter-Strike department, we are delighted to extend well into the future with Elias “s1n” Stein! Arriving to the BIG OMEN Academy at the beginning of 2022, s1n has proved himself to be not only a capable star, but...Read More
At Combo Breaker, one of the most anticipated fighting game events hosted annually in Chicago, BIG’s very own Tekken 7 marvel, Sephiblack, made an impressive return. Last year, Sephiblack placed fourth, setting a legendary precedent as the sole European player and overcoming several tournament favorites in the process. This year, Sephiblack set his sights on...Read More
Berlin, May 05, 2023 – Berlin International Gaming and the world’s largest sandwich chain SUBWAY announce the official launch of a joint campaign for the German esports community. The collaboration, which began back in early March, has so far taken place with interactive formats on our digital channels. This summer, the campaign will now be...Read More
Berlin, 18. April 2023 – Seit 2021 agiert die deutsche Versicherungsgruppe bereits als offizieller Versicherungspartner von BIG. Nach zwei bereits sehr erfolgreichen gemeinsamen Jahren wird die Partnerschaft bis Ende 2024 verlängert und umfassend ausgebaut. Seit 2021 bestreitet die Bayerische mit BIG erfolgreich ihren Weg im E-Sport. Gemeinsam konnten in dieser Zeit bereits hochkarätige Erfolge gefeiert...Read More