82% of student esports players more likely to participate in other team sports, finds Ukie Digital Schoolhouse study

UK games industry trade body Ukie has launched a study exploring how participating in esports can positively affect […]

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September 22, 2018

UK player roster and casting talent announced ahead of Overwatch World Cup Paris group stage

The final 2018 Overwatch World Cup group stage is fast approaching – and a host of UK talent […]

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September 17, 2018

i63 video interview: Caster Blank on UK Overwatch, Blizzard & GAME's PUBG plane stand

Zander “Blank” Munro is an Overwatch caster from the UK, who this year has been casting matches for […]

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August 30, 2018

Stratford Spartans: Inside London's biggest GAME BELONG Arena

GAME has opened its biggest BELONG Arena store in London. The Westfield Stratford City store is home to […]

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August 23, 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

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

London Spitfire's Overwatch League win is great for UK esports – here's why

Yes they have an all-Korean roster and an American owner, but so what? London Spitfire are Overwatch League […]

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July 29, 2018

Grassroots Overwatch Esports Scotland Cup announced

Esports Scotland has been granted a Custom Tournament License from Blizzard Entertainment to deliver the Overwatch Esports Scotland […]

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May 29, 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

How will British Hurricane do this weekend? Jaws shares his Overwatch Contenders predictions

Following our interview with Overwatch Contenders UK casters Tridd and Dezachu, Esports News UK sits down with fellow caster […]

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May 11, 2018

Overwatch voice actors head to MCM London Comic Con, London Spitfire backs Pink Mercy charity push

A trio of Overwatch voice actors will be holding meet-and-greets at MCM London Comic Con later this month. […]

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May 10, 2018

An interview with UK Overwatch Contenders casters Tridd & Dezachu on the tournament so far and the future of UK esports

The UK has a long history of producing great broadcast talent for a plethora of titles – from […]

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April 30, 2018

How has British Hurricane been performing in Overwatch Contenders so far?

It’s been two months since the London Spitfire’s Overwatch academy team – British Hurricane – was first announced. […]

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April 11, 2018

London Spitfire's new general manager speaks about the UK arena, EU merch plans & player meet-and-greets

London Spitfire has appointed Susie “lilsusie” Kim as its new general manager. She has a strong background in […]

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April 5, 2018

Digital Schoolhouse Overwatch regional qualifiers approach

The Digital Schoolhouse school esports tournament regional qualifiers are around the corner. IT solutions company XMA has signed […]

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March 1, 2018

London Spitfire reveals Contenders team British Hurricane which has three UK players

Overwatch League Stage 1 champions London Spitfire have announced their Contenders team roster. Known as British Hurricane, the […]

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February 15, 2018

Recap: London Spitfire crowned Stage 1 Overwatch League champions after thrilling reverse sweep

London Spitfire emerged as victors of Overwatch League Stage 1 a few days ago after beating New York Excelsior […]

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February 14, 2018

Overwatch voice actors will be making an appearance at MCM Comic Con

Four actors who have voiced characters in Overwatch will be at MCM Comic Con in Birmingham next month. […]

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February 6, 2018

Ultimo Hombre returns with casual esports tournaments and prize pools of up to £1,000

The Ultimo Hombre gaming event is returning after organisers deemed the October 2017 launch event a success. It’s […]

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February 5, 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

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