i57: Winners roundup

We take a look back on the major winning teams and players at Multiplay Insomnia 57 last weekend. […]

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April 1, 2016

Memes of the month and other tosh: March 2016 (i57 special)

Okay we have a bit of a bumper UK League of Legends memes of the month article for you […]

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March 31, 2016

Riot Games and partners to increase investment in UK League of Legends scene; Multiplay hints at "big deals"

Riot Games and other companies are set to pump more money into the local League of Legends scene […]

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March 29, 2016

Renegades Banditos win the i57 LoL tournament, beating ManaLight 3-2 in the final

Renegades Banditos beat ManaLight 3-2 at the live Insomnia57 LAN gaming festival in Birmingham. Here’s our live match report of […]

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March 27, 2016

i57: Belgian Rocket League team Sector One beat UK's TCA 4-3 in final

Belgium was victorious over the UK in the Rocket League eSports tournament at Multiplay Insomnia 57 yesterday evening. […]

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March 27, 2016

Sky begins covering eSports on Sky Sports 1 as Brit loses out in FIFA Interactive World Cup final

UPDATE (March 22nd): Sky has begun broadcasting FIFA eSports coverage on Sky Sports 1 and online. Previously it aired the Intel […]

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March 22, 2016

Vainglory's developer wants to launch a UK eSports tournament (video interview)

Super Evil Megacorp, the developers of mobile device MOBA Vainglory, says there’s a big opportunity for a UK Vainglory eSports […]

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March 21, 2016

Gfinity video interview: 'We have a big desire to do more around League of Legends in the UK'

eSports event organiser Gfinity says it is working on running more League of Legends tournaments in the UK. The firm […]

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March 20, 2016

Video interview: 13-year-old British Vainglory pro gamer Benedict "MrKcool" Ward

Age is just a number, so they say. And Benedict Ward is certainly not letting his young age get in the way […]

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March 18, 2016

Does the UK eSports scene need more female players?

eSports News UK speaks to Hege “Hedje” Botnen (centre) from the LGB eSports female CSGO team eSports has […]

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March 18, 2016

Video interviews: NUEL caster Tridd and content producer Oscar Pelling

We caught up with staff from the National University Esports League at the 2016 GAME National Championship last […]

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March 16, 2016

TCA eSports announces their new DOTA 2 roster

UK-based eSports organisation TCA eSports (TerraCotta army) have announced their new DOTA 2 lineup, adding to their current roster […]

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March 16, 2016

King of the North 2016 Review: A brilliant experience and a glaring reminder that we need more events like it

The UK eSports scene hasn’t seen the level of exposure or success that Europe, Asia or America has […]

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March 16, 2016

Video interview: Aston Aunties captain and ADC Marcus "MSR" Raiyat on winning NUEL Live

Aston Aunties won the League of Legends GAME National Championship on the weekend, and eSports News UK spoke to […]

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March 15, 2016

The top prize for this eSports tournament is an actual car

Forget UK eSports prize pools of £10,000 – the world’s best World Rally Championship (WRC) player will win […]

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March 15, 2016

Company behind new Team Dignitas app wants to help eSports teams better monetise their fanbases

Team Dignitas has launched a new smartphone app for fans (on iTunes and Android), and the firm behind it hopes […]

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March 14, 2016

A Northumbria University student is campaigning to get eSports officially recognised as a sport

David “Firu” Spoors, support player for Northumbria University’s League of Legends team Finales Funkeln, is campaigning for competitive gaming […]

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March 13, 2016

Aston Aunties beat Cambridge Memers 3-1 to lift GAME National Championship trophy

Aston Aunties have won the GAME National Championship UK university League of Legends eSports tournament. They beat Cambridge Memers […]

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March 13, 2016

'We want to bring new blood into UK eSports' – an interview with the Manchester eSports society

The King of the North is a yearly event hosted by the University of Manchester’s eSports society. The […]

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March 4, 2016

Is 2016 the year virtual reality changes eSports? We ask Fnatic, ESL & more

With ‘the year of VR’ finally upon us, Craig Robinson wonders if this technology will be used in UK […]

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February 22, 2016

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