Gfinity acquires Rainbow Six esports news site SiegeGG

Article contains Fragster affiliate link London-based esports business Gfinity has today announced the acquisition of SiegeGG, a well-known […]

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September 8, 2021
X7 Esports acquire UK org Bulldog and bring founder Newts on board as director of esports

X7 Esports, the Isle of Man’s first professional esports organisation, have acquired UK organisation Bulldog Esports. Bulldog founder […]

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September 5, 2021
Wolves become first football club to participate in the Honor of Kings Pro League

Premier League football club Wolves have become the first traditional football club to enter China’s King Pro League […]

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September 5, 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
GAME sells Insomnia Gaming Festival as founder returns to relaunch event for 2021

UK-based retailer GAME has sold its Insomnia Gaming Festival business and the organiser behind it – Player1 Events […]

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May 24, 2021
Resolve Esports acquire Barrage Esports and will be playing in the League of Legends NLC

For transparency: Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco was hired on a freelance consultancy basis to help shape […]

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May 7, 2021
ESL owner MTG acquires British mobile racing game developer Hutch Games in deal worth $375m

ESL majority owner Modern Times Group (MTG) has announced the acquisition of Hutch Games, a London-based developer of mobile racing […]

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December 9, 2020
UK tournament provider EGL to be acquired by gambling company Esports Entertainment Group

UK-based esports tournament provider and white label events business Esports Gaming League (EGL) has found a new owner. […]

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August 28, 2020
Cr4zy sign MnM Gaming’s promising UK-heavy Rainbow Six Siege team

European esports organisation Cr4zy have signed the Rainbow Six Siege team from UK org MnM Gaming, which consists […]

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March 11, 2020
'Representing London is an honour' – Alicus returns to UK scene as Cloud9 acquire Laser Kittenz Overwatch roster

The rumour we heard was true – Cloud9 have picked up a new roster just days after they […]

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August 14, 2017
Are org mergers a sign of things to come in the UK scene? Barrage and Dukes pool resources

UPDATE (July 31st): Dukes’ former owner Taylor Duke has sold the org/branding, meaning Dukes will still continue as […]

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July 17, 2017
Epsilon close to signing smooya from Team Endpoint despite failing to meet buyout clause – rumour

UK esports organisation Team Endpoint are close to selling their 17-year-old CSGO player Owen “smooya” Butterfield to Epsilon Esports […]

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June 9, 2017