Category Archives: Call of Duty

Wizards and new org Black Forest sign British Call of Duty players

British Call of Duty players are on the up, with several joining Spanish organisation Wizards e-Sports Club (right), and others being signed by new org Black Forest Games (left). Wizards have been running since 2002, and currently have a Hearthstone team, reports Dexerto. The org have chosen to sign an all-British Call of Duty team in favour of…
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Which teams are taking part in the i58 eSports tournaments this weekend?

With Multiplay Insomnia58 getting underway this Bank Holiday weekend (August 26th to 29th), here's our preview of the teams taking part in the main eSports tournaments.   League of Legends £8,000 open Group stages start: Friday, 2.30pm Final: Monday, 11.30am There are four teams currently signed up to the League of Legends tournament: Vibrant Gaming,…
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Multiplay raises prize pools at i58

Multiplay has upped some of the prize pools at Insomnia58 which takes place next week. The Overwatch prize pool has been raised from £5,000 to £7,500, while Team Fortress 2 has increased from £5,000 to £8,500. It looks like the increase is thanks to a few more sponsors signing up, including Astro for Overwatch and…
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Streamer Spotlight: Valkia

Mark "Valkia" Purdy is a fast-growing British streamer who is building a name for himself thanks to some entertaining Overwatch content, including some nice Pharah plays. He's also been invited to play for the UK in the Overwatch World Cup. Dominic Sacco sits down with Valkia to discuss his background, how he's adapting to full-time streaming and if he'll ever…
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i58 caster line-up confirmed

Multiplay has announced the caster line-up for Insomnia58 at the end of the month - and it's packed full of UK talent. Tridd and LewBae will cast the £5,000 Overwatch tournament, following some commentary at MCM London Comic Con earlier this year. Established UK League of Legends talent FrozenDawn, Dezachu and Dowsey lead the League…
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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 crowdfunding website Patreon. If you're a fan of what we do, and would like to contribute, you will allow us to produce better content, cover more games and pay for better web hosting (which means our site won't…
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Youth eSports League introduces under 18 Call of Duty tournament

A new Youth eSports League has been setup in the UK to allow younger players to compete with one another. It is organising an under 18s Call of Duty tournament with a prize pool of around £250 to start with. Founders Jack Hurst and Adam Brown are hoping to attract 64 teams to take part in the…
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All the winners from i56: Choke, Dignitas, CeX, Millenium & more

Here's all the eSports winners from this weekend's i56 Multiplay Insomnia gaming festival at the Birmingham NEC. Matches were streamed on the Multiplay Twitch channel.   Choke get revenge on Aerox to win League of Legends tournament Choke Gaming's recently formed UK super team was put together for i56, and its combination of well-known UK-based players was…
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