Excitement is building as the inaugural edition of the European Games Esports Championships approaches, set to take place from 30th June to 2nd July 2023, in the vibrant city of Katowice, Poland. This prestigious event will be held in parallel with the third edition of the European Games in Kraków and the Małopolska region, where 7,000 athletes representing 48 countries will compete. The European Games Esports Championships, known as #EGE23, will add a whole new dimension of competition and entertainment to this grand sporting fiesta.
The Global Esports Federation and the European Olympic Committees have confirmed the dates for #EGE23, making it a significant addition to the region’s sporting calendar. The International Congress Center (MCK) in Katowice will serve as the epicenter of digital competition, attracting esports athletes from across Europe. It is poised to become a landmark event, drawing attention from esports enthusiasts and sports fans alike.
Among the participating nations, Malta is making its mark by fielding the talented Malcolm ‘FantiFlames’ Said in eFootball™ 2023. This showcases the Malta Esports Association’s commitment to the development and promotion of esports, as the European Games Esports Championships provide an opportunity to showcase Malta’s passion for gaming and its competitive spirit on an international platform.