The Esports Team of the Year honours a team that has had an incredible year in terms of results, popularity and skill level. Throughout the previous 12 months, they have been the team to beat within their selected game, and been the best in their game beyond a reasonable doubt. Their skill and results will have raised the profile of esports around the world and raised the standards of competition within their game of choice. Their results from the year will have been some of the best ever seen, and unlikely to be matched again any time soon.
Any team that has competed in any esport over the previous 12 months.
Has been at the very top of the competitive scene for the previous 12 months and been the team to beat.
Shown an extraordinarily high level of play throughout the year and used their in-game success to widen their reach.