All about the community: Let’s push for more UK esports events like Excel’s Neosurf Cup

Showmatches and one-off tournaments aren’t just exciting to watch, they’re key to nurturing a community, says Esports News […]

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January 14, 2020

A call for greater unity and support in esports in 2020

Let’s leave insults at the door and think about how we can be more open and forgiving going […]

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December 31, 2019

Gone but not forgotten: 11 great esports developments and memories ESL UK staff made which I’ll never forget

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco looks back on some great things the ESL UK team have done […]

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December 22, 2019

Fnatic announce Mithy as head coach: ‘Maybe this is the right time to move on from my playing career’

In what was one of the least well-kept secrets of the European off season, London-based LEC powerhouse Fnatic […]

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December 6, 2019

The League of Legends esports off-season free agency rat race is now in full swing: How are the LEC’s top UK orgs Fnatic and Excel faring?

For many Europeans and fans from other regions outside NA, staying up at ridiculous hours of twilight to […]

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November 19, 2019

10 League of Legends players to watch in the upcoming UK Proving Grounds

40 players have been accepted to play in the UK Proving Grounds 2019 (UKPG), a grassroots League of […]

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November 17, 2019

Let’s call out childish and nasty behaviour in UK esports – opinion

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco calls out unprofessional behaviour in UK League of Legends. UPDATE (November 3rd): […]

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November 3, 2019

League of Legends Origins review: Netflix documentary captures the human connections that make LoL special

League of Legends Origins provides a broad yet relatively concise look at the history of Riot Games and […]

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October 23, 2019

UK esports managers react to new LoL Esports Manager game: ‘Can’t wait for players to fail their toxicity checks just before the season starts’

Earlier this week, Riot Games announced it is developing a League of Legends esports team management simulation game, […]

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October 18, 2019

UK Hearthstone casters respond to Blizzard’s banning of Blitzchung, the player who made a Hong Kong protest on stream

UPDATE (October 12th 2019): Blizzard has back-tracked on its penalties handed to Blitzchung. It has now reduced his […]

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October 11, 2019

The journey and the destination: How I view WoW differently now, having played vanilla

An ageing vanilla World of Warcraft player – Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco – shares his thoughts […]

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October 9, 2019

The rise of UK esports: 6 highlights from Esports Insider’s recent panel discussion

Image credit: Jak Howard/Esports Insider on Flickr 2018 was undoubtedly a landmark year for UK esports, what with […]

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October 8, 2019

The future of UK Fortnite? We look at two UK players who have slipped under the radar

Article contains affiliate link It’s fair to say the Fortnite World Cup pushed Fortnite to even greater heights […]

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October 1, 2019

London CoD franchise announces roster for 2020 League: A team with huge potential

The official London Call of Duty five-man roster has been revealed ahead of the inaugural city-based franchise league. […]

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September 29, 2019

Excel UK falter but Fnatic Rising keep the UKLC flag flying high: Can Fnatic win the EU Masters in Katowice?

Image and article by Megalodontus Fnatic Rising once again put the hopes and dreams of the British circuit […]

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September 24, 2019

Should esports teams be allowed to have a second team competing in qualifiers and eventually play against themselves?

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco shares his opinion on Barrage Esports having a second team competing for […]

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September 23, 2019

Fnatic Rising and Excel UK in the EU Masters Playoffs: Can they reach the finals?

Both UK League of Legends teams from the UKLC boast a combined score of 11-1, Excel UK only […]

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September 21, 2019

Excel UK vs Fnatic Rising UKLC Grand Final Preview: Who Will Win the Titanic Throwdown in Twickenham?

Image and article by MegalodontusThe end of the 2019 UK League Championship (UKLC) split is on Sunday September […]

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August 30, 2019

Gross Gore defends Twitch, criticises Ninja for moving to Mixer

British streamer Ali ‘Gross Gore’ Larsen has defended streaming platform Twitch following Ninja’s move to rival platform Mixer. […]

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August 16, 2019

'This criminal behaviour needs to get out of society' – UK FGC host Logan Sama on disturbing reports from EVO after-party

Logan Sama, British fighting game host and owner of event organiser Winner Stays On, has spoken out over […]

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August 11, 2019

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