UKLC Interview: Riot UK & LVP on making 'every match feel relevant', UK scene drama and having a 'totally different' studio setup

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco had the chance to interview Riot UK head of esports Mo Fadl […]

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January 23, 2019

UKLC reveal: UK League Championship to feature new 'tower' format, kicks off February 13th

UPDATE (February 9th): Mo Fadl, head of esports at Riot UK, has responded to Esports News UK’s request for […]

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January 23, 2019

Fnatic Academy playing in the 2019 LVP UK league can help take the UK LoL scene to the next level

LVP UK has confirmed the nine teams that will be taking part in its 2019 League of Legends […]

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December 13, 2018

What's next for UK League of Legends esports? LVP UK opens team applications for 2019 tournament

UPDATE (November 2nd): LVP has confirmed the 2019 League of Legends tournament will be application-based. Teams are now able […]

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November 2, 2018

'Hopefully Diamond 5 trash will be in mid-Plat now' – UK League community reacts to new Iron and Grandmaster tiers & ranked changes

Last week Riot Games announced it will be making changes to ranked League of Legends, notably new tiers […]

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September 28, 2018

Misfits Academy win Forge of Champions

Riot Games has crowned Misfits Academy as the champions of the first Forge of Champions (FoC) tournament. After two […]

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September 7, 2018

Riot bans League of Legends account caught impersonating UK team manager and offering players contracts

Riot Games has banned an account masquerading as Enclave Gaming team manager Richard “Froomie” Froom. The level 1 […]

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July 26, 2018

'A lot of absurd drama' – LVP clamps down on Forge of Champions player account violations

by Cameron Peberdy and Dominic Sacco UK League of Legends drama has reared its head yet again. LVP, […]

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July 11, 2018

Forge of Champions update: Desk talent revealed, quarter finals approach and Prosfair makes a bold prediction

Things are hotting up in the first Forge of Champions, the new UK League of Legends tournament. The […]

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June 27, 2018

In pictures: Behind the scenes at Riot UK's London office

Riot Games invited Esports News UK to its new London office last month as it revealed its Forge […]

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June 12, 2018

What are the 'big changes' for UK LoL coming in 2019? Here's what we know so far

Ever since Riot revealed the new national Forge of Champions tournament to Esports News UK back in March, […]

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June 9, 2018

Interview: Riot and LVP on investing millions into Forge of Champions, increasing awareness and if UK orgs could ever reach the LCS

It’s an exciting time for UK League of Legends right now, with the new £50,000 Forge of Champions […]

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June 5, 2018

Forge of Champions full reveal: Riot aims to 'heavily raise the bar' with UK League of Legends' biggest prize pool yet 

Riot Games say they’re introducing a new era for esports and entertainment in the UK with their new League […]

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June 4, 2018

How I got on at Riot UK's 5v5 Clash event with coaching from exceL Esports

Dom Sacco reports on Riot UK’s Clash event, as members of the UK League of Legends community come […]

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May 29, 2018

Riot Bolton interview: 'The sky's the limit for League of Legends in the UK'

Esports News UK’s Dom Sacco interviews Riot Games’ long-standing UK community manager John King, aka Riot Bolton, about […]

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May 28, 2018

'Be the SKT of Bronze': New game mode Clash can help pull lapsed players back into League of Legends

Riot Games is introducing a new game mode in League of Legends next week in a bid to […]

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May 16, 2018

'I believe we can build the strongest esports scene and community in Europe' – Riot's UK head of esports

Riot UK’s Head of Esports Mo Fadl revealed some of his ambitions for League of Legends in the UK […]

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March 4, 2018

It looks like global LoL esports events are skipping the UK for a third consecutive year

Pockets of the UK League of Legends community were left disappointed today after Riot Games announced no global […]

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February 27, 2018

Why was League Fest scrapped?

UPDATE: Another source close to the situation has informed us that the production and headsets info below is incorrect. […]

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January 2, 2018

First 10 regions confirmed for Riot's upcoming LoL European Cup, no mention of ESL Prem

The first ten regions in League of Legends’ new ‘national champions league’ have been named. Riot listed the […]

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December 20, 2017

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