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UPDATE (April 12th 2019): Preach has revealed that Blizzard rescinded his invite to a Content Creator Summit in […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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The UK will face Sweden in the Overwatch World Cup Quarter Final

Blizzard has revealed the bracket format for the Overwatch World Cup Playoffs at Blizzcon. On the left side […]

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Undefeated Team UK reach the Overwatch World Cup quarter finals

Team UK have qualified for the Overwatch World Cup last eight, and will play in the quarter finals in Blizzcon […]

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Rumour: Cloud9 want to sign a new Overwatch roster and are in talks with some EU teams – who could they go for?

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco shares his views on a rumour, following this morning’s news that Cloud9 […]

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Fnatic's founder is not happy about Cloud9 taking the London Overwatch League spot

Fnatic founder Sam Mathews has responded to the news that Cloud9 have bought the Overwatch League franchise spot in […]

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Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke and son Josh buy Overwatch League esports slot in LA, as Cloud9 take London

Arsenal Football Club’s majority shareholder Stan Kroenke has made an investment in esports. He’s become the second to […]

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Blizzard Launch The Mythic Dungeon Invitational to World of Warcraft

With a $100,00 prize and registration open to any five-man team, World of Warcraft PVE content might have […]

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