London Spitfire's Overwatch League win is great for UK esports – here's why

Yes they have an all-Korean roster and an American owner, but so what? London Spitfire are Overwatch League […]

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July 29, 2018

Domino's delivers: Gfinity's biggest ever commercial deal can pave the way for more brands & strengthen UK esports

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco shares his views on today’s announcement that Gfinity has entered into a huge […]

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July 25, 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

Gfinity responds to social media criticism over Elite Series team changes

The final ten esports teams for the third season of the Gfinity Elite Series have been confirmed, and […]

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February 14, 2018

'The brands that innovate will lead the marketplace' – HP's UK MD on esports

George Brasher, HP’s UK & Ireland MD, writes an exclusive opinion piece for Esports News UK about how […]

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February 11, 2018

I'm surprised I'm beginning to care about the Overwatch League – opinion

The Overwatch League is slowly winning over Craig Robinson, who explains why in this comment piece. It was […]

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January 16, 2018

Why are students still finding it hard to get recognition for esports in their universities?

David “Firu” Spoors, Northumbria Students Union Executive, captain of their League of Legends team and PhD student, offers his […]

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July 1, 2017

'The UK will win this time' – numlocked on Overwatch World Cup 2017

The Overwatch World Cup is back, and NRG player Seb “numlocked” Barton is confident the UK can do […]

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March 29, 2017

This Facebook comment reminds us why we should all stay positive about UK esports

Sometimes being involved in UK esports can be like this image: watching a burning building and feeling a […]

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November 28, 2016

Why I'm feeling disillusioned with the UK League of Legends scene – opinion

eSports News UK editor Dominic Sacco airs his opinion on the state of competitive League of Legends in […]

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October 6, 2016

Fighting spirit: What we can all learn from the rock-solid Street Fighter V community & pro players

The Capcom Pro Tour took place at EGX in Birmingham last weekend, and not only was it fantastic […]

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September 27, 2016

ODEE says it's 'a landmark day in eSports', but why did the 76ers buy Team Dignitas? Here's what they had to say

Usually in press releases you have a couple of paragraphs of often throwaway quotes, but the Philadelphia 76ers/Team […]

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September 26, 2016

'Talented players in lesser teams don't get the support they need and that's a problem' – Phurion

UK League of Legends player Luke “Phurion” Brammer has shared his views on the state of the scene […]

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September 23, 2016

Egos, contracts & player power: Long-form opinion piece on how UK eSports is changing and why organisations need to be smarter

In this long-form opinion piece, Team EndPoint CEO Adam “Adz” Jessop shares his thoughts on player power, how UK […]

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September 13, 2016

'All we're doing is making ourselves look like idiots' – UK player comments on UK LoL drama

A player within the UK eSports scene has commented on the latest UK League of Legends drama, between […]

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September 8, 2016

'A few British League of Legends players could reach the LCS if they changed their mentality' – Maxlore

Giants Gaming jungler and former ESL UK Premiership champion Nubar “Maxlore” Sarafian has spoken about the standard of […]

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July 12, 2016

Ginx eSports TV has launched – but can it help the UK scene?

With 24-hour channel Ginx eSports TV arriving on Sky today, Reece Barrett asks whether it can help promote UK […]

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June 24, 2016

Loughborough Students Union wants to stop UK eSports from acquiring funding

A member of Loughborough Students’ Union has opposed a motion that aims to get competitive gaming recognised as a […]

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April 24, 2016

'UK teams are not good enough to play in the Challenger Series' – scene reacts to ESL announcement

The winners of the ESL UK Spring Season League of Legends Premiership will gain a place in Riot’s EU […]

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January 19, 2016

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