Riot Games CEO outlines business’ future with 5-year plan, parent company Tencent to give staff option to gain partial ownership of Riot

Riot Games CEO Nicolo Laurent has published an article detailing the League of Legends publisher’s five-year plan and […]

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January 12, 2022
Vikkstar invests in UK-based business

Popular UK YouTuber Vikram ‘Vikkstar’ Barn has joined UK-based business VibePay as a part-owner. The payments company announced […]

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November 4, 2021
ESI London returns as an in-person esports industry event this November, combining a conference, networking and axe-throwing

Image credit: Jak Howard/Esports Insider on Flickr UK-based B2B esports and media company Esports Insider has announced the return of its […]

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September 27, 2021
Celebrity Esports enters voluntary liquidation – UK business had attracted Jimmy Carr, Primark and a Dragons’ Den investor: ‘We tried a new concept but it didn’t quite work – we’re sorry for that’

Celebrity Esports, a UK-based business that organised gaming tournaments featuring celebrities, has entered voluntary liquidation. This means the […]

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July 22, 2021
Atari co-founder joins Sheffield-based esports business Semper Fortis ahead of stock exchange float, aims to ‘strengthen esports in the UK’ after picking up UK Rocket League team

Semper Fortis Esports PLC, an emerging esports business based in Sheffield, UK, has Atari co-founder Nolan Bushnell (pictured) […]

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April 12, 2021
ESI announces Digital Spring 2021 esports conference and networking event, is ‘quietly confident’ ESI London can return as a physical event at the end of the year

UK-based events company and trade publication Esports Insider (ESI) has announced the return of its ESI Digital esports […]

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February 3, 2021
Esports business conference ESI Birmingham joins the UK Dota 2 Major

ESL UK and Esports Insider today announced they are partnering up for the delivery of ESI Birmingham, a […]

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May 4, 2018
GAME sells Multiplay brand and hosting division for £19m – but keeps Insomnia events

UPDATE (December 22nd): GAME has told Esports News UK that Multiplay Ltd previously consisted of two parts of […]

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November 28, 2017
Caz eSports manager reaches final of business awards for Pop Up eSports idea

Ben Bagg, manager of UK-based organisation Caz eSports, has made the final of a regional business competition in […]

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November 5, 2016