The Esports Personality of the Year honours someone who has contributed to the esports industry as a whole in a large way over the past year. This could be by driving forward a major product such as a game or brand, raising awareness of a major issue in the esports world, being a notable member of the esports community and influencing at all levels, or someone who has shown impeccable integrity over the year. Those with a strong industry standing, high level of popularity and who have provided a large contribution to the world of esports are all notable in this category.
Someone involved with the esports industry that has built and sustained influence.
Has had a significant impact on the esports industry over the past 12 months.
Has advanced the esports world in awareness, engagement and interest.