ESL announces Pro Tour CSGO changes, 2022 live events and new names for DreamHack Open and ESEA Premier tournaments

CSGO fans in the UK may be interested to learn that ESL Gaming has made a bunch of […]

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September 15, 2021
League of Legends UKLC scrapped, NLC ‘multi-division league ecosystem’ announced for Northern Europe from 2022, Freaks 4U Gaming takes on tournament organising duties

Following the announcement earlier this week that Riot Games’ restructuring of European League of Legends had led to […]

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August 20, 2021
Blast win a trio of trophies at new UK-based esports business awards show GameFace

Esports tournament organiser Blast won a hat trick of trophies at the inaugural GameFace Awards ceremony last week, […]

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July 21, 2021
Valorant UK & Ireland Skirmish announced as Intel extends sponsorship with ESL Prem

A one-off UK & Ireland Valorant tournament has been announced, which will be operated under the ESL Premiership […]

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May 5, 2021
Esports firm ESL ‘on standby’ for more banter after being mistaken for football’s European Super League: “It was such a surprise for our social media team!”

The so-called European Super League has dominated headlines and conversations across the world this week – and given […]

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April 21, 2021
Exclusive: ESL and WePlay respond to criticism of their partnerships with controversial sponsor 1xbet, NetherRealm and Bandai Namco cut ties with WePlay

UPDATE (April 30th 2021): Developers NetherRealm (Mortal Kombat) and Bandai Namco (Tekken, Soul Calibur etc) have published almost […]

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April 21, 2021
New ESL Mobile program gives UK players the chance to compete in various titles for a combined $650,000

ESL is inviting UK gamers to take part in its revised ESL Mobile program to progress up the […]

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March 29, 2021
ESL Wild Rift Premiership announced for UK, Ireland and Nordics with £5,000 prize pool

ESL has announced its first ESL Premiership tournament for a mobile title – the ESL Wild Rift Premiership. […]

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March 17, 2021
UK LoL social media manager drops sexual assault accusation: ‘I accept that the allegations I made were not true’

Former UK esports social media manager Scott Henderson has dropped his allegations of sexual assault against marketing consultant […]

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March 15, 2021
ESL Premiership returns on March 1st with new CSGO Spring Season for UK & Ireland teams

The ESL Premiership, the UK and Ireland esports tournament, returns next week. The CSGO Spring Season gets underway […]

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February 23, 2021
Excel Esports shareholder Guinevere Capital and ESL launch LCO: ‘Raise your koalas, because competitive Oceanic League of Legends is back’

Yesterday the League of Legends Circuit Oceania (LCO), a new 8-team League of Legends (LoL) competition was unveiled by ESL […]

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February 6, 2021
With spectators returning to some live sports events in the UK, when will esports follow suit? We ask epic.LAN, ESL UK and Gfinity

Fans of sport have recently been able to attend live events, such as football matches, in a much […]

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December 11, 2020