Riot criticised over LoL EU Challenger Series format as qualifiers quietly get underway

League of Legends developer Riot Games has come under attack over the format and lack of scheduling announcements […]

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January 13, 2016

Opinion: How can the UK League of Legends scene be improved?

In this opinion piece, Cameron Peberdy shares his thoughts on the competitive League of Legends scene in the UK […]

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January 2, 2016

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’ – […]

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January 2, 2016

The problem of poaching and player egos: Could contracts boost the UK eSports scene?

We’ve touched on the topic of player contracts in UK eSports before – ManaLight said that without contracts, […]

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December 29, 2015

An honest review of the ESL UK LoL Premiership: What lessons can be learnt?

It’s been a season full of ups and downs, but as we approach the end of the year […]

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December 26, 2015

Are the League of Legends Challenger Series 2016 changes bad for UK eSports? Pros react

The Challenger Series (CS) is designed to “support future League of Legends pros”, but this year Riot Games […]

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November 26, 2015

Introducing eSports News UK

So, what is this site all about and why is it here? Dom SaccoDom is an award-winning writer […]

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November 23, 2015

Ones to watch: UK Challenger players Maxlore and Captain Alphari help To Infinity and Beyond win PGL LoL tournament

To Infinity and Beyond – a League of Legends team with two UK players – have won the […]

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November 13, 2015

Choke Gaming's owner says 'toxic' playerbase is holding UK eSports back, offers Tundra advice

Vince Clarke, owner of UK eSports organisation Choke Gaming, has offered his comment’s on Tundra’s current situation (who […]

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November 8, 2015

UK eSports scene reacts to Tundra's post on his career – and what can be done to improve the industry

Yesterday I published an article based on some comments FM-eSports support player Jamie “Tundra” Duthie made, which for […]

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November 7, 2015

This post from one of the UK's most promising League of Legends pros highlights everything that is wrong with the scene here

On the cusp of something big: But Jamie (far right) is hitting a glass ceiling Jamie Duthie, a […]

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November 7, 2015

Video interviews with League of Legends fans outside the Wembley SSE Arena

eSports News UK was at the League of Legends World Championship Quarter Finals earlier this month in Wembley, […]

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October 30, 2015

OPINION: If the BBC really wants to support UK eSports, it must broadcast it on national TV

The League of Legends World Championship quarter finals this week will be broadcast by the BBC online from […]

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October 13, 2015

"UK eSports is dead"

When I was at DreamHack London earlier this year, sitting in the press room, a few British guys […]

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September 26, 2015

Generation game: How London's Legends of Gaming event left me feeling like an old man

A YOUNG boy runs into a timetable signboard in excitement, slapping his palm onto the part that says […]

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September 6, 2015

Why are drug tests in eSports only being enforced now?

It’s great news that eSports leagues like ESL are starting to roll out stricter rules against the use […]

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July 24, 2015

Why do eSports pros retire so young and what can they do next? We ask Snoopeh

Stephen “Snoopeh” Ellis is a former League of Legends pro eSports player that has retired from competitive gaming. He’s […]

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June 26, 2015

Blizzard adds flying to Warlords of Draenor (but makes you work for it)

Hooray – flying mounts are finally coming back to World of Warcraft (WoW). Well, sort of – Blizzard has […]

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June 10, 2015

Why the Kori MYM 'mother's house' threat proves esports needs a governing body

One of the most disgusting esports news stories emerged in February 2015. Dom SaccoDom is an award-winning writer who graduated […]

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February 9, 2015

Total War Arena is not a typical MOBA – and that's what makes it great

We were lucky enough to get hands-on with Total War: Arena – the new online free-to-play multiplayer strategy […]

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December 15, 2014

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