While the chill of winter settles in over most of the country, eSports action remains hotter than ever and Esports Insider was recently on hand in Chicago as ESL blew through the Windy City bringing best Counter-Strike: Global Offensive players in the world with them for the latest IEM competition at the Wintrust Arena.

Speaking with ESL Vice President of Pro Gaming, Michal Blicharz, Esports Insider got his thoughts on the Midwestern metropolis and it’s dedicated eSports fanbase. They also caught up with AT&T’s own AVP of Sponsorships Shiz Suzuki and Counter-Strike: GO legend Jordan “n0thing” Gilbert to speak about why ESL’s partnership with AT&T is a perfect match in helping to deliver the thrill of eSports to a broader audience. Check it out below.