Surprise! DCMS Committee recommends UK Government ban the sale of loot boxes to children (and also uphold esports to traditional sports practices)

Remember when EA’s legal VP Kerry Hopkins (pictured) told the UK Government that EA doesn’t refer to in-game […]

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September 11, 2019

Thank you Margot James: Outgoing DCMS Minister's support of esports should be recognised

Margot James’ backing of esports in the UK has been encouraging and we should demand the same from […]

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July 22, 2019

Dom's Vlog on Games Addiction: Are Games 'Digital Cocaine'?

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco shares his views on loot boxes, games addiction and more in this […]

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July 2, 2019

The Government is looking into the 'enormous potential' for esports in the UK as part of a new DCMS inquiry

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) has formed a Committee to explore the potential for […]

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December 10, 2018

'There needs to be more collaboration in the UK' – highlights & quotes from ESI London's UK esports panel

ESI London held a panel titled ‘UK esports – it’s coming home?’ last month, and the panel is […]

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October 24, 2018