Category Archives: Overwatch

Nottingham’s new StreamCon event will feature a host of esports tournaments

Gamers are expected to head to Metronome in Nottingham next month for a new two-day streaming and gaming convention. StreamCon takes place on August 10th and 11th and is designed to allow streamers and gamers to network with their peers, enter tournaments, competitions, play games and stream together. There will be tournaments in Fortnite, Overwatch,…
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Rocket League and Mortal Kombat added to Belong’s Summer Arena Clash

Belong Gaming Arenas have announced that Mortal Kombat II and Rocket League communities are joining Overwatch, League of Legends and FIFA 19 as part of this year’s Summer Arena Clash. Players from all over the country can take part in the tournaments for the chance to win hardware, merchandise and more. The Summer Arena Clash…
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NUEL Live 2019 university esports finals recap

Earlier this month, NUEL Live 2019 took place at London's Red Bull Gaming Sphere, an event that brought together a community of university gamers to showcase the spring season finals. The NUEL sent Esports News UK a handy release recapping the event. The NUEL Live 2019 finals included CSGO, Overwatch, Hearthstone and League of Legends…
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Overwatch and the esports scene

Advertisement feature (contains affiliate links) What is Overwatch? Overwatch is a team-based multiplayer first-person shooter designed by game giant Blizzard which is responsible for games such as Heroes of the Storm and World of Warcraft and was released in 2016. There are a total of 12 players in a game divided into two teams of…
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Esports roundup: All the winners at Insomnia 64

Insomnia Gaming Festival took place over the weekend and as always it played host to a bunch of esports tournaments. Among them were the usual BYOC tournaments as well as the BELONG Arena Clash Finals, which saw players compete in Tekken7, Rainbow Six Siege, Overwatch, Fifa 19 and League of Legends. The participants included teams…
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Digital Schoolhouse 2019 National Esports Tournament champions announced

UK games industry trade body Ukie's Digital Schoolhouse school esports tournament concluded a few days ago, with the final taking place at London's Gfinity Esports Arena. Eight teams came together at the event to duke it out after months of gruelling regional qualifiers, playing 3v3 in Overwatch. Ukie says the tournament saw a record 3,500 participants…
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Insomnia64 announces BYOC esports tournaments including £12,000 Overwatch Cup

Insomnia Gaming Festival has revealed the BYOC (bring your own computer) esports tournament line-up for i64 next month. First up, there's a Rocket League tournament with a prize pool of up to £3,500, plus League of Legends and CSGO competitions, both of which have pools of up to £10,000 each. Then there's the bigger £12,000 Overwatch Cup. According…
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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 Overwatch League season. The main tank player previously played for London Spitfire academy/Contenders team British Hurricane, and signed a deal with Boston Uprising late last year. He signed a two-way contract to both Boston and its partnered academy side Toronto…
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