About Us


Launched in Jan 2017, Throwdown Esports took the region by storm with a premier season featuring three of the world's most popular titles, League of Legends, Rocket League and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, and that was just the beginning..

Throwdown Esports unites Oceania's competitive scene with consistent events across top esports titles, providing a dedicated home for the community to connect with the latest news and events, and opportunities for top OCE talent to be showcased to the world.

Officially partnered with publisher Psyonix (Rocket League), Riot Games (League of Legends) and FACEIT (CS:GO), and powered by Twitch's exclusive media distributor Showdown, Throwdown Esports is set to bring a new wave of esports experience and success to the Oceanic region.


Rocket League® is taking the esports world by storm. Combining soccer with rocket boosted cars in an unbelievable physics-based multiplayer, Rocket League is a game that everyone can pick up and play.

So whether you're a first time player or a seasoned rocketeer, join the Throwdown Esports community!

With tournaments open to all skill levels, and our championship league officially partnered with the Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) providing the opportunity for OCE teams to compete on the world stage - there's never been a better time to play.

League of Legends is a fast-paced, competitive online game that blends the speed and intensity of an RTS  (real time strategy) with RPG (role-playing game) elements. Two teams of powerful champions, each with a unique design and play-style, battle head-to-head across multiple battlefields and game modes.

Throwdown's League of Legends Pro-Am events offer excitement and competition for players of every skill level, and gives them the opportunity to compete alongside their favourite stars from the League of Legends Oceanic Pro League (OPL). 

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) is the a multiplayer first-person shooter and the latest edition of the team-based action franchise Counter-Strike that initially launched in the year 2000. CS:GO is hailed as one of the most successful esports titles of all time with multiple international major tournaments, numerous professional team organisations and hundreds of thousands of players daily.

Throwdown CS:GO Pro-Am Series, in partnership with successful international platform FACEIT, offers the chance for everyday community members to compete for the chance to win prizes and play at our live finals alongside their favourite professional OCE players.

Showdown is the parent company of Throwdown Esports and the exclusive distributor for Twitch media solutions, providing brands with media, content and broadcast partnerships.

With studios, venues, production, influencers and more, Showdown empowers Throwdown to bring together the best esports opportunities for brands and communities alike.

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