Category Archives: Games

The hunt for the best FIFA player in the UK and Europe begins

Gfinity will be hosting the FIFA 16 Ultimate Team Play Like a Legend Championship this year, boasting a prize pool of almost $30,000. It's the top official FIFA eSports competition in Europe and finals across three seasons will take place at the UK's Gfinity Arena. The Season 1 finals will take place on February 13th with a $7,000…
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Preview: Halo World Championship 2016 Gfinity UK finals

New eSports News UK writer Henry Millman takes a look at the Halo UK finals taking place this weekend, who the favourites are and what else to expect. With the release of Halo 5, developer 343 Industries promised to continue Halo eSports through the Halo World Championship, a development from the Halo Championship Series (HCS).…
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Epsilon beat Infused and top leaderboard ahead of UK Halo LAN finals

Image source: Epsilon Esports Twitter Epsilon Esports have become the number one seed in the Halo World Championship UK qualifiers, after beating rivals Team Infused 3-0. They are now top of the Halo 5 UK ladder with 17,080 points, ahead of Vibe, Infused, Excel and Exertus, who make up the rest of the top five. This…
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Where is Team Overclockers? According to the UK retailer, it doesn’t exist

UPDATE: 3sUP has taken the OCUK spot after adding three former players to their roster as subs, it's been reported on Reddit. ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Team Overclockers has a place in the upcoming League of Legends EU Challenger Series Spring Qualifiers, according to Esportspedia, but the UK PC retailer has told us that its team doesn't actually exist. So, what's happening?…
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The (British) Banditos: Four UK League of Legends pros join Renegades’ new EU team

US-based eSports organisation Renegades has formed a new European League of Legends team - The Banditos - with an exciting core of top UK players. Four British pros have joined the side: Matthew “Impaler” Taylor (jungler), Barney "Alphari" Morris (top-laner), Marc "Caedrel" Lamont (mid-laner) and Divit "DxAlchemist" Bui (sub mid-laner). They will be joined by Dutch ADC Erik “Tabzz” van Helvert,…
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Arphan leaves Team Infused to play in new Continental League with Tornado Rox

German support player and ESL UK Premiership champion Arfan "Arphan" Omar has moved from UK organisation Team Infused to join Tornado Rox in the League of Legends Continental League (LCL). The LCL is a new league for teams based in the Commonwealth of Independent States, which includes Russia, Armenia, Moldova, Kazakhstan and more. It will have a prize…
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Is the Scottish eSports scene on the up?

With eSports still in its relative infancy, the scene on our shores is usually described as 'UK eSports' - but can Scotland make a name for itself in its own right? In terms of video games, the country is already on the map - Edinburgh is home of Rockstar North, developers of the best-selling Grand Theft Auto series. When it…
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