‘Sounds good to me!’ – WoW Q&A Blizzcon host Taliesin deals with Hong Kong protesters excellently

British World of Warcraft content creator Taliesin, one half of the Taliesin and Evitel team, allowed a couple […]

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November 4, 2019

Blizzcon 2019 esports: Method EU win Mythic Dungeon International, Team UK exit Overwatch World Cup

UK-based esports organisation Method have won the World of Warcraft Mythic Dungeon International at Blizzcon 2019. Their EU […]

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November 2, 2019

Overwatch 2 announced, confirming old rumours about its development

UPDATE: Overwatch 2 has been officially confirmed by Blizzard Entertainment, confirming rumours about its development first published by […]

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November 1, 2019

London Royal Ravens: Call of Duty League franchise team name and branding officially announced

London Royal Ravens, the previously-leaked team name of ReKTGlobal’s London Call of Duty League franchise slot, has finally […]

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October 15, 2019

UK Hearthstone casters respond to Blizzard’s banning of Blitzchung, the player who made a Hong Kong protest on stream

UPDATE (October 12th 2019): Blizzard has back-tracked on its penalties handed to Blitzchung. It has now reduced his […]

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October 11, 2019

The journey and the destination: How I view WoW differently now, having played vanilla

An ageing vanilla World of Warcraft player – Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco – shares his thoughts […]

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October 9, 2019

Twitter suspends account claiming responsibility for WoW DDoS attack, Blizzard confirms suspect has been arrested

UPDATE (September 20th): Blizzard has announced that a suspect has been arrested over this incident. It said in […]

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September 20, 2019

Blizzard rescinds Preach Gaming's invite to Content Creator Summit after banning him and other Warcraft players like MethodJosh over the leveling potion issue

UPDATE (April 12th 2019): Preach has revealed that Blizzard rescinded his invite to a Content Creator Summit in […]

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April 12, 2019

UK player Fusions called up to Overwatch League side Boston Uprising

UK Overwatch talent Cameron ‘Fusions’ Bosworth has been called up to play for Boston Uprising in the 2019 […]

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February 13, 2019

UK community reacts to HotS esports cancellation: 'Talented people put their heart and soul into the game only to have it ripped away from them overnight'

Blizzard Entertainment has swung the axe into the Heroes of the Storm (HotS) esports scene by announcing there […]

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December 15, 2018

Team UK reach the Overwatch World Cup last 8 and will face the USA at BlizzCon

The United Kingdom and France finished second and first respectively at the Overwatch World Cup Paris Group Stage […]

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September 24, 2018

Real-life actors, quests & potions: Why we need more experiential events like Red Bull's Battle for Azeroth launch

Red Bull hosted a unique event at its Gaming Sphere in London last week to celebrate the launch […]

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August 19, 2018

7 Lions: Team United Kingdom prepare for the 2018 Overwatch World Cup

With London Spitfire having won the Overwatch League, we turn now towards the impending Overwatch World Cup. George […]

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August 3, 2018

Phoenix1 rebrands to Sentinels and acquires UK Hearthstone pro GreenSheep

Former NA LCS organisation Phoenix1 has announced a rebrand, dropping the original name and becoming Sentinels. Phoenix1 was once famous […]

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June 14, 2018

Interview: British Hurricane's CrusaDe and Fusions on winning the Overwatch Contenders

British Hurricane annihilated the competition in the Overwatch Contenders finals this month to bring home a victory against […]

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May 20, 2018

I'm surprised I'm beginning to care about the Overwatch League – opinion

The Overwatch League is slowly winning over Craig Robinson, who explains why in this comment piece. It was […]

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January 16, 2018

Blizzard quietly makes changes to Overwatch community tournament requirements

Earlier this month Blizzard published updated guidelines for those looking to host community or custom esports competitions. It’s […]

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December 30, 2017

London Spitfire partner with Code Red to develop a home arena and fan zones in the UK

Overwatch League franchise London Spitfire have announced today a dedicated partnership with UK-based esports agency Code Red Esports. […]

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December 8, 2017

Blizzcon 2017: Esports winners and announcements roundup

Sometimes here at Esports News UK we’ll cover some of the wider esports/games industry news beyond the UK […]

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November 6, 2017

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan wishes 'good luck' to London Spitfire Overwatch team

Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London, has commented on Cloud9’s newly revealed London Spitfire team for the upcoming […]

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November 1, 2017

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