Surprise! DCMS Committee recommends UK Government ban the sale of loot boxes to children (and also uphold esports to traditional sports practices)

Remember when EA’s legal VP Kerry Hopkins (pictured) told the UK Government that EA doesn’t refer to in-game […]

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Thank you Margot James: Outgoing DCMS Minister's support of esports should be recognised

Margot James’ backing of esports in the UK has been encouraging and we should demand the same from […]

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ESI London heads to Twickenham Stadium for latest esports industry conference and expo

Esports Insider is bringing its popular industry event back to London this September in a brand new venue. […]

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Dom's Vlog on Games Addiction: Are Games 'Digital Cocaine'?

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco shares his views on loot boxes, games addiction and more in this […]

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Paul 'Redeye' Chaloner interview part 1: 'There's been some scandals in esports gambling and I don't want there to be any'

Our 2016 interview with outspoken esports personality and esteemed host Paul ‘Redeye’ Chaloner on burnout is one of […]

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Mike Ashley gets his GAME on: Could esports zones appear in House of Fraser stores?

Article contains affiliate links It’s official: Sports Direct has purchased retailer GAME in a deal worth £52m. The […]

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'Betting firms must work together to tackle esports corruption' – Luckbox

Gambling companies have a responsibility to stamp out corruption in esports, according to one betting industry official. The […]

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Esports News UK is looking for social media maestros to guest edit our feeds

Calling all meme masters, social media pros and those who know how to reach the esports and gaming […]

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Esports News UK is hiring part-time sales executives

Esports News UK is looking for motivated and ambitious sales executives to help take the publication to the […]

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Pinnacle announces partnership with SpecialEffect

UK esports bookmaker has partnered with gaming charity SpecialEffect. SpecialEffect is a UK based charity that assists people […]

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McLaren Shadow returns for second season

It has been revealed that McLaren Shadow has launched its second season. Its purpose is to recruit the […]

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Here East hires head of special projects to help it become 'the esports hub of the UK'

Here East, a tech and innovation campus in London that hopes to become a major esports hub in […]

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Why esports needs to understand more about autism

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco reports from the ‘Autism and the games industry’ event If I had […]

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Print's not dead: Esports Insider and Latam launch new magazine The Esports Journal

Egon Spengler (aka Harold Ramis, rest his soul) once said the words: “Print is dead.” Well Egon, you obviously […]

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A tour of Excel Esports' new world-class HQ and training facilities at Twickenham Stadium

UK esports organisation Excel Esports have today shown off their new headquarters and training facilities to the industry. […]

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ESI Spring Forum recap: What is the potential for battle royale esports?

Earlier in the month, Esports News UK’s Craig Robinson attended the Esports Insider Spring Forum in Manchester City’s […]

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Custom Controllers UK announces new owners

Leeds-based business Custom Controllers UK has been snapped up by chair and accessory brand X Rocker. With ambitious […]

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94% of European mobile operators to trial 5G in esports venues by end of 2020

Esports will benefit hugely from 5G technology, according to a survey of mobile operators from across Europe and […]

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Code Red Esports to judge NSE's new student caster competition

National Student Esports (NSE) and Code Red Esports are offering aspiring casters the chance to make a name […]

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epic26 recap: We look back on the winners, the national coverage from the BBC and the first ESL Prem conference

Earlier this month the 26th epic.LAN took place at Kettering Conference Centre – and it was one to […]

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