Category Archives: Industry

‘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 reputation of esports has been harmed by some scandals including match-fixing, cheating and underage gambling. Though it's not frequent, it's still something that rears its head and something that Luckbox needs to be stamped out for good.…
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Esports News UK is hiring a part-time sales executive

Esports News UK is looking for a motivated and ambitious sales executive to help take the publication to the next level. This is a part-time, paid role that offers a great opportunity for someone who is looking to further their skills and experience in esports while getting rewarded for it. It's ideal for someone up…
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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 with disabilities to participate in gaming. The partnership includes Pinnacle's donation of headline sponsorship advertising at ECS Season 7 Finals, in order to raise awareness of the work the charity does. It has also been revealed that…
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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 best sim racer using numerous sim racing titles in order to recruit them to the McLaren Shadow Esports Team. Beginning in July, players will be able to qualify for season two through rFactor 2, Real Racing 3…
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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 a pound for the amount of times I've seen the word 'autist' used as an insult in online games, I would be a rich man. Posts like this from a League of Legends player demonstrate it's a common…
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