WoW Shadowlands: Is this the next Warcraft expansion?

UPDATE (September 10th): The idea that Shadowlands could be the next WoW expansion is looking more likely, following […]

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All games will be required to disclose loot box rates on consoles, Rocket League ditches in-game crates

Loot boxes have dominated many headlines in the video game world this year – and are continuing to […]

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Blizzard rescinds Preach Gaming's invite to Content Creator Summit after banning him and other Warcraft players like MethodJosh over the leveling potion issue

UPDATE (April 12th 2019): Preach has revealed that Blizzard rescinded his invite to a Content Creator Summit in […]

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UK community reacts to HotS esports cancellation: 'Talented people put their heart and soul into the game only to have it ripped away from them overnight'

Blizzard Entertainment has swung the axe into the Heroes of the Storm (HotS) esports scene by announcing there […]

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Esports Awards: YouTuber Deji criticised by esports community after announcing wrong winner as a 'joke'

Popular British YouTuber Deji Olatunji (aka ComedyShortsGamer) angered members of the esports community after his antics at the Esports Awards […]

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Esports Awards 2018: All the winners listed

The esports industry gathered last night for the third Esports Awards at The Brewery in London. Hosted by […]

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7 Lions: Team United Kingdom prepare for the 2018 Overwatch World Cup

With London Spitfire having won the Overwatch League, we turn now towards the impending Overwatch World Cup. George […]

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Blizzard quietly makes changes to Overwatch community tournament requirements

Earlier this month Blizzard published updated guidelines for those looking to host community or custom esports competitions. It’s […]

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Fnatic become Europe's first HGC World Championship Brawl winners

Fnatic claimed victory in the Heroes of the Storm Global Championship (HGC) Mid-Season Brawl and clinched the first World […]

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New Overwatch Open Division will give amateur players $10 each in Blizzard Balance

Blizzard has announced the Overwatch Open Division, a new competitive league one tier below the Overwatch Contenders development league. Blizzard […]

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Overwatch 2 could launch this year – rumour

Blizzard Entertainment is apparently working on a sequel to its competitive FPS Overwatch, which could be due to arrive […]

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World of Warcraft Arena World Championship 2017: Blizzard increases number of team spots and prize pool

Blizzard had a great end to its 2016 competitive circuit, with the Blizzcon 2016 finals and the big news about […]

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ESL UK to give away Power Core card backs at free Hearthstone Championship Tour event

Blizzard has announced it will bring Hearthstone to various cities across Europe for the European segment of the Winter […]

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Overwatch League announced, promises to 'change eSports forever'

Blizzard has officially lifted the lid on its Overwatch League eSports structure following Activision Blizzard CEO’s news tease […]

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Blizzard invites top UK players to Overwatch World Cup

Blizzard is inviting some of the most well-known Overwatch players from more than 50 different countries to participate in the […]

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ESL to host $100,000 Overwatch tournament at Gamescom 2016

ESL has announced the Overwatch Atlantic Showdown tournament which will take place at Gamescom in Germany this August. It’s the first […]

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Win a £15 Battlenet gift card – follow us on Twitter

eSports News UK is giving away a £15 Battlenet gift card on Twitter. When we hit the 1,000 […]

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Blizzard adds flying to Warlords of Draenor (but makes you work for it)

Hooray – flying mounts are finally coming back to World of Warcraft (WoW). Well, sort of – Blizzard has […]

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BlizzCon gets pro gaming tournament

There’s almost $300,000 in prize money up for grabs at this year’s BlizzCon expo (Cosplay ladies not included). […]

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