Category Archives: Organisers and Developers

A League of Legends mobile game is rumoured to be in development

A mobile version of League of Legends is in the works, according to 'sources with knowledge of the matter'. Reuters is the news provider that broke the story, which states that Riot Games is working with its owner Tencent Holdings on building the game. The report claims that relations between Riot and Tencent have been…
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ESL to host Asphalt Esports Series finals at Gamescom, is open to UK players

Publisher Gameloft has announced the Asphalt Esports Series, a new mobile esports tournament for racing game Asphalt 9: Legends. Gameloft has partnered with tournament provider ESL, Porsche and smartphone brand Black Shark, which will be the official gaming device of the tournament’s first edition. The Asphalt Esports Series will culminate with a grand finale at Gamescom…
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NUEL Live 2019 university esports finals recap

Earlier this month, NUEL Live 2019 took place at London's Red Bull Gaming Sphere, an event that brought together a community of university gamers to showcase the spring season finals. The NUEL sent Esports News UK a handy release recapping the event. The NUEL Live 2019 finals included CSGO, Overwatch, Hearthstone and League of Legends…
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Blizzard rescinds Preach Gaming’s invite to Content Creator Summit after banning him and other Warcraft players like MethodJosh over the leveling potion issue

UPDATE (April 12th 2019): Preach has revealed that Blizzard rescinded his invite to a Content Creator Summit in California. Here, he would have viewed upcoming content in World of Warcraft and had the chance to provide feedback to the dev team. But following his ban (explained below), he was no longer invited. The reason he…
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Top 6 moments of Manchester’s ESL Rainbow Six Siege Premiership Finals

Rainbow Six Siege's third ESL UK & Ireland Premiership concluded last Saturday. To some surprise, MnM Gaming walked away with the championship with a 2-0 win over Team Secret in the finals. This earned MnM Gaming their fifth ESL UK championship across various titles. But that wasn't the only wonderful moment of the event. Over…
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Fnatic Rising win inaugural UK League Championship

Fnatic Rising, the organisation's League of Legends academy team, have emerged victorious in the very first UK League Championship (UKLC) finals. They beat Diabolus Esports 3-0 in a convincing best-of-five series to win the UKLC. In doing so, they join Diabolus in qualifying for the EU Masters, the finals of which will take place at…
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