Category Archives: Vainglory

Get 20% off Vainglory Spring Championship London tickets

The Vainglory 2017 Spring Season Championships in London are just around the corner - and we've got a special discount code for Esports News UK readers. The championship will take place at the O2 Arena in London from Friday May 19th to Sunday May 21st. Tickets cost £15 for a three-day standard pass, or £65 for VIP entry, which includes a…
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We ask the NUEL’s founder about his university plans for Vainglory

With the Vainglory Spring Championships fast approaching London's O2 later this month, we sit down with the National University Esports League's founder Josh Williams to see how the game is engaging with UK universities.   Please tell us how the NUEL will be working with Vainglory going forwards, what tournaments do you have planned and when?…
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British Vainglory player to appear on The Gadget Show after Challenger Series win

One of the youngest pro esports players in Britain will be appearing on The Gadget Show this Friday (March 31st) at 7pm. 14-year-old Benedict "MrKcool" Ward is expected to feature on the long-running Channel 5 TV show, playing Vainglory on a couple of smartphones. TV presenter Jon Bentley asked MrKcool some questions about esports and Vainglory, as…
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Cyclone enters Vainglory esports scene

Irish esports organisation Cyclone have taken their first steps into the competitive Vainglory arena. They have brought on board the following team roster: WalDeMar - Jungle/Lane PTLam - Jungle/Lane/Captain Melyssandre - Captain radha - Jungle red-ABTION - Captain Jungler WalDeMar has experience at SK Gaming, Snow Avalanche and more, and claimed the first spot in the EU…
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Fnatic reveal Vainglory team

London-based esports giants Fnatic have introduced a Vainglory team, as have Echo Fox, NRG, Rogue and Immortals. The move marks Fnatic's first move into mobile esports. Its Vainglory roster consists of Dennis "TetnoJJ" Klaus, Alessandro "Palmatoro" Palmarini and Deniz "Nettetoilette" Heinzelmann. Interestingly, as part of Vainglory's Home City Program, Fnatic will claim London as its 'home'. This means Fnatic will…
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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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Mousesports signs UK’s youngest eSports pro

13-year-old British Vainglory player Benedict "MrKcool" Ward (pictured, centre) is now a pro gamer for Mousesports. The organisation has signed the Rebirth of an Empire roster, which also includes German players Deniz “nettetoilette” Heinzelmann, Orkan “UpFyr” Bolat and Alican “GreatkhALI” Üzüm. The deal marks Mousesports' move into the professional Vainglory scene and mobile eSports. German-based team Rebirth of…
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