British gamer who suffered seizure saved by online teammate playing in another country

A British gamer who suffered a seizure was saved by his astute online teammate who called the police […]

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January 17, 2020

UK player Fusions called up to Overwatch League side Boston Uprising

UK Overwatch talent Cameron ‘Fusions’ Bosworth has been called up to play for Boston Uprising in the 2019 […]

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February 13, 2019

Video: Esports Awards winners including MonteCristo & Bwipo offer advice to aspiring UK pros

Last November, League of Legends content creator Mattheos and Haodong Zhang interviewed a handful of winners at the 2018 […]

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January 4, 2019

EA suspends UK FIFA player Faze Tass over use of the word ‘fag’

EA has suspended UK FIFA pro Tassal “Faze Tass” Rushan from competing in qualifiers and live events for […]

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November 7, 2018

English FIFA star Spencer "Gorilla" Ealing crowned FIFA Interactive World Cup champion

England’s Spencer “Gorilla” Ealing won the 2017 FIFA Interactive World Cup (FIWC) in London this evening. He beat Germany’s Kai […]

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August 18, 2017

In-depth interview: Doxy on the UK scene, playing vs Likkrit, meeting SonaBoner on Gross Gore's stream & being a space nerd

In a new type of interview for Esports News UK, we ask people outside the UK scene for […]

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May 26, 2017

Interview: Call of Duty pro Mark "MarkyB" Bryceland on his career and CoD esports

22-year-old Scottish Call of Duty player Mark “MarkyB” Bryceland has gone from beating his little sister on Mario […]

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March 17, 2017

BBC TV show on women in eSports makes further inaccuracies following article backlash – opinion & video link

The BBC aired a questionable news show on women in eSports yesterday, following the furore surrounding an article […]

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November 24, 2016

West Ham United's eSports signing has generated massive media coverage

West Ham United has become the first Premier League football club to sign an eSports player – and the […]

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May 8, 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

VfL Wolfsburg's UK FIFA pro: 'I hope this inspires other football clubs to get involved with eSports'

Forget Lord Bendtner. Step aside Kevin De Bruyne. German football club Wolfsburg has a new star signing – […]

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January 29, 2016

This post from one of the UK's most promising League of Legends pros highlights everything that is wrong with the scene here

On the cusp of something big: But Jamie (far right) is hitting a glass ceiling Jamie Duthie, a […]

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November 7, 2015

TalkTalk hacker suspect wanted to be a pro Call of Duty player, says Daily Mail

UK newspapers are reporting that the teenager who apparently hacked TalkTalk is a “video game addict” who said […]

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October 28, 2015

I played the new Unreal Tournament game against Mousesports pro ScHiSch and got my ass handed to me

At a PC trade show today, among a sea of desktops and boring-looking pieces of hardware, in the […]

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September 11, 2015

Mobile phones are changing the profile of a typical gamer

Today it’s hard to define what makes a gamer. Of course, it was never that clearly defined; many […]

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November 30, 2014

Avenged Sevenfold SCUF controller makes playing COD online Almost Easy

Avenged Sevenfold (A7X) has teamed up with Scuf Gaming to launch a pro Xbox 360 controller branded with […]

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August 11, 2013

Interview: Pro Dota 2 player Jimmy Ho (DeMoN) from Evil Geniuses

Leet sits down with DeMoN, aka Jimmy Ho, from Evil Geniuses’ pro Dota 2 team to discuss their […]

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November 3, 2012

F1 2011: Top tips for using a wheel

Driving game expert Alan Boiston provides his top tips for playing F1 2011 with a wheel on expert […]

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July 20, 2011