Overreactions (week 3): All Hail King Aux, Dragdar is the UKLC’s best support and having good internet is better than having a warship

Welcome back to another instalment of Overreactions, the UK League of Legends esports column where the author – […]

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February 21, 2020

Overreactions (week 2): BT Excel are gonna win EU Masters, Chemera is the UKLC’s best mid-laner and the mystical powers of Brelia’s dad’s bacon butties

Megalodontus is back with another lighthearted look at the goings on in the UKLC this week… Aight lads, […]

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February 14, 2020

Overreactions (week 1): The UKLC is doomed, Enclave are gonna finish last and Nvision, we’re not mad, just disappointed

Introducing Overreactions – a new opinion column written by Megalodontus looking back on the week’s UK League of […]

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February 7, 2020

UKLC roster roundup and power rankings for Spring 2020

Are we sure Spring is approaching in the UK? It still feels rather chilly these days. But you […]

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January 30, 2020

Esports News Video Roundup: G2’s Big Win Over SKT, Overwatch 2, UK Fortnite Player Ban

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco rounds up the news of the week to November 5th 2019. Dom […]

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November 5, 2019

LVP UK responds to criticism of Barrage Esports having two teams in the UKLC Promotion Tournament

LVP UK, the organisers of the UK League of Legends UKLC tournament, have responded to concerns from the […]

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September 26, 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

UKLC Summer Split team roster roundup (in progress)

The UK League Championship (UKLC) Summer Split is fast approaching, two new teams have entered in Demise and […]

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June 22, 2019

Barrage Esports players help kids fight back against Aldi's 'Teatime Takedown' campaign

UPDATE (March 26th): Aldi has now scrapped its Teatime Takedown campaign.   Original article (published March 14th): UK […]

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March 14, 2019

UKLC Roster Roundup: Meet the teams and players competing in the 2019 UK League Championship

The UKLC has been officially unveiled and the nine participating teams have now confirmed their player rosters. Each […]

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January 26, 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

Hype builds for Rainbow Six Siege as more teams join, Ubisoft hires UK esports manager & ESL Prem gets underway

The Rainbow Six Siege esports scene is hotting up in the UK as more organisations get behind it. […]

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October 3, 2018

i63 video interview: Barrage Esports owner on the UK scene needing to work together

We interview Jeff Simpkins, an ex Rainbow Six player who now owns UK esports organisation Barrage Esports. As […]

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August 29, 2018

Insomnia63 preview: What to expect including esports tournaments, Barrage/xL's expo stand and more

Billed as the Glastonbury of the gaming world, the Insomnia LAN has a long track record in competitive […]

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August 20, 2018

Forge of Champions roster roundup in progress: Who's playing where?

The first of the four mini tournaments in Riot UK’s new League of Legends tournament – Forge of […]

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June 19, 2018

'If you're going to start an esports org without some budget or experience, you're too late to the party' – Barrage

Barrage Esports owner Jeff Simpkins pens an opinion piece for Esports News UK on the challenges that lie […]

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March 2, 2018

'The aim is to ensure we're beating every other uni' – Barrage co-owner on new University of Manchester esports role

Jeff Simpkins, the co-owner of UK esports organisation Barrage, is now assisting the University of Manchester (UoM) Esports […]

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October 4, 2017