Legends of Runeterra interview: Steve Rubin from Riot on having no card packs, the game’s esports potential and bringing new characters into the lore

At EGX 2019, we sat down with Steve Rubin, game designer and live balance lead at Riot Games […]

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October 19, 2019

EGX 2019: A preview of the esports activities taking place at this year’s show

UK games expo EGX is underway once again – this time at ExCeL Center in London. There are […]

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October 17, 2019

'There needs to be more collaboration in the UK' – highlights & quotes from ESI London's UK esports panel

ESI London held a panel titled ‘UK esports – it’s coming home?’ last month, and the panel is […]

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October 24, 2018

Gross Gore vows never to talk to women at events again following harassment accusations around Runefest

Update (October 10th): RuneScape developer Jagex has banned Gross Gore from attending future Jagex events and will not […]

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October 9, 2018

Insomnia63 preview: What to expect including esports tournaments, Barrage/xL's expo stand and more

Billed as the Glastonbury of the gaming world, the Insomnia LAN has a long track record in competitive […]

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August 20, 2018

You can now support Esports News UK on Patreon

You can now help support our UK eSports coverage by donating a small amount through the ENUK page on […]

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July 17, 2016

King of the North 2016 Review: A brilliant experience and a glaring reminder that we need more events like it

The UK eSports scene hasn’t seen the level of exposure or success that Europe, Asia or America has […]

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March 16, 2016

Generation game: How London's Legends of Gaming event left me feeling like an old man

A YOUNG boy runs into a timetable signboard in excitement, slapping his palm onto the part that says […]

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September 6, 2015

Legends of Gaming Live Preview: Some of the UK's top gaming YouTubers descend on London

Legends of Gaming Live is taking place at London’s Alexandra Palace on Saturday September 5th, bringing together a […]

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September 3, 2015

Blizzcon-style League of Legends event in the works

Blizzcon has long been the place for World of Warcraft, Starcraft and fans of Blizzard to embrace their […]

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January 31, 2015

EGX 2015 show ditches London Earls Court for Birmingham NEC

EGX – the UK consumer games show formerly known as the Eurogamer Expo – is leaving London Earls […]

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October 5, 2014

ESL to host $250,000 CS:GO tournament

Esports event organiser ESL is again gathering the best Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) teams from around the world to fight for […]

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June 24, 2014

Eurogamer Expo 2013: Show Review (or how to deal with queue-jumpers)

Three-hour queues, crazy cosplayers and next-gen consoles… Eurogamer Expo is always full of top games to play before […]

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October 29, 2013

The Elder Scrolls Online: hands-on preview

The Elder Scrolls Online is one of the most anticipated upcoming MMOs – and was arguably one of […]

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October 3, 2013

What do the big upcoming Nintendo games play like?

There are tons of new games for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U on the horizon including Mario, Zelda […]

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July 7, 2013

Xbox One: 12 reasons why you shouldn't get carried away by PS4 hype

It’s fair to say PlayStation 4 captured gamers’ hearts and minds at E3 2013 last week with its […]

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June 15, 2013

MCM London Comic Con gets esports league

The MCM London Comic Con has jumped onto the sports wagon with its first ever League of Legends […]

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April 28, 2013

Over £20,000 up for grabs at Multiplay Insomnia i48

Five major esports gaming tournaments will take place at the Multiplay Insomnia i48, offering a combined prize pool […]

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March 8, 2013

Video: A look back at The International 2012

Valve reminisces over its 2012 pro Dota 2 tournament in this video which captures all the thrills and […]

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December 3, 2012

Black Ops 2 Live 'esports experience' revealed

A Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 Live ‘esports experience’ will take place in London this weekend. Fans […]

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November 7, 2012