Category Archives: FPS

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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ECS CSGO finals preview and match predictions

The Esports Championship Series (ECS) finals - which will see some of the world's top CSGO teams facing off at the Wembley SSE Arena - are just one week away. Reece "Maestro" Barrett previews the event, taking place from June 24th to 26th. In this article we will be looking at all eight teams which are attending, and we'll…
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A rundown of the first ESL UK Overwatch cup won by GLB

Last Wednesday, the first UK and Ireland Overwatch competition got underway, with 34 checked in teams geared up to play. Here, Craig Robinson looks back on last week's first UK Overwatch cup in a quick recap article. Since my last article regarding the first week of competitive Overwatch in the UK, we have seen a number of UK organisations get…
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Reason Gaming announce Overwatch team, set sights on i58

UK eSports organisation Reason Gaming have signed Overwatch team Zaprey Got Caught. The team - currently ranked 14th in Europe and 35th in the world - will now be playing under the Reason brand going forwards. The roster consists of Jonas “Reelay” Liljekvist, Matthew “teneya” Chapman, Ryan “Ryfoolz” Fuller, Bartek “bartasso” Wiater, Aaron “Aaron” Blok and Nikolaj “Zaprey” Moyes, as confirmed on…
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UK gets behind first wave of competitive Overwatch tournaments

It's fair to say Overwatch has drawn global attraction during its first week of launch. A number of competitive tournaments have already taken place and involved the UK in some form, from ESL tournaments to TakeTV’s invitational and MCM London Comic Con. On Friday May 27th, ESL opened up its first European tournament to all teams. The…
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How will Overwatch change the UK eSports landscape?

Could Overwatch be the game that puts eSports on the mainstream map? Is ditching the deathmatch a masterstroke? Or will the new FPS fail to make a serious impact? With Overwatch's open beta in full swing - and the full May 24th launch a few weeks away - eSports News UK explores how Blizzard's new FPS could…
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