Ubisoft ‘not planning’ to implement NFTs in Rainbow Six Siege or to bring them to the UK right now

Ubisoft has been dominating some of the headlines in the games industry over the past week following its […]

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December 15, 2021
Blast Premier CSGO World Final to be held without a live audience

The Blast Premier World Final will be the latest top esports event to take place without a live […]

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December 1, 2021
Caedrel named Esports Analyst of the Year at 2021 Esports Awards, other finalists included UK talent and companies, with Odee, KalKal and more on the judging panel

The 2021 Esports Awards winners have been announced, and the UK’s LEC caster and former League of Legends […]

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November 21, 2021
ESL announces Pro Tour CSGO changes, 2022 live events and new names for DreamHack Open and ESEA Premier tournaments

CSGO fans in the UK may be interested to learn that ESL Gaming has made a bunch of […]

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September 15, 2021
Blast Premier donates $5,000 in esports team fines to UK-based gaming and mental health charity Safe In Our World

Esports tournament organiser Blast Premier has donated $5,000 to Safe In Our World – a UK-based video game […]

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July 30, 2021
Valorant and League of Legends added to Season 4 of the Scottish Esports League, live finals to take place in Dundee this November supported by 5G initiatives, plus CoD LAN announced

Update (October 22nd 2021): Organisers have announced the Scottish Esports League live finals are being backed by a […]

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July 29, 2021
Riot Games parent company Tencent to acquire major UK games developer

Riot Games parent company Tencent is set to purchase one of the UK’s well-known game development studios. Chinese […]

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July 19, 2021
Ireland’s Vela Games raises £12.5m in funding from Ubisoft, London Venture Partners and Novator

Vela Games, a Dublin-based studio with industry veterans from Blizzard, Epic, Riot Games, EA and Moon Studios, has […]

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June 30, 2021
Super Squad playtest and interview: UK dev Bad Fox Studios aims to shake up MOBA genre with new 5v5 team shooter

We might not feature the game development sector all that much on Esports News UK, but the UK […]

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May 4, 2021
New UK-based esports organisation Adamo Gaming announces CoD tournament after hiring Matt Loftus as general manager, founder Tom Roderick addresses his past

New UK-based esports organisation Adamo Gaming is aiming to make big waves in esports after growing its team. […]

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April 13, 2021
MAD Lions’ LEC win ‘marks the end of the dominance of G2 and Fnatic in the LEC, with competition becoming increasingly fiercer each year’ – Riot

Image credit: LEC Flickr (Michal Konkol/Riot Games) Riot Games has commented on MAD Lions winning the Spring 2021 […]

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April 12, 2021