BT partners with Google Stadia to push new service to UK gamers

BT announced earlier this month that it’s become the first European distribution partner for Stadia, Google’s new cloud […]

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January 27, 2020

Pro esports players ‘face same psychological pressure as physical athletes’, study reveals

Esports players competing in top-flight tournaments face the equivalent pressure and stress as professional athletes, researchers have revealed. […]

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November 16, 2019

Weekly Esports News Roundup Video: Trump vs gamers, Ninja on Mixer, Riot's fighting game

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco runs through some of the top esports stories, both in the UK […]

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August 6, 2019

Aldi scraps Teatime Takedown campaign after being branded 'the worst gaming/esports marketing campaign of all time'

UPDATE (March 26th 2019): Aldi has pulled the plug on its Teatime Takedown campaign following backlash from the esports […]

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March 26, 2019

Half of gamers in the UK, Germany and France don't want esports in the Olympics

Almost half of gamers don’t want esports in the Olympics, according to a new survey by PC memory […]

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January 11, 2019

'Gamers perfect candidates for British military' – UK's first pro gamer Sujoy Roy reacts to ad campaign targeting 'binge gamers'

Sujoy Roy, the UK’s first pro gamer, has commented on the British Army’s new recruitment campaign targeting young […]

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January 7, 2019

'There will be an English champion by Friday' – FIFA player Bullock makes Interactive World Cup prediction (video)

UPDATE: August 16th, 11pm: It’s been a nightmare start for England. Sadly FOUR homegrown players have been eliminated from […]

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August 16, 2017

Fatal1ty interview part 1: ‘We’re bringing sports tools to esports & helping teams find new players’

Article contains affiliate links The world’s first full-time pro gamer, Johnathan “FATAL1TY” Wendel, made a name for himself as […]

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June 11, 2017

Team Dignitas leave Hearthstone and Trackmania behind

UK eSports organisation Team Dignitas released their Hearthstone and Trackmania players over the weekend. Dignitas confirmed the news […]

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September 19, 2016

Reason win i58 Overwatch tournament: Recap including results & analysis

Insomnia 58 held its first ever Overwatch tournament last weekend. Craig Robinson looks back on the competition, the matches […]

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August 30, 2016

20 competitive UK streamers worth watching: Part 1

There are tons of game streamers who regularly broadcast their gameplay on Twitch or other platforms – but who are our favourites? Here at […]

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June 12, 2016

AJ3, Miniminter and other YouTubers to star at FA Cup gaming tournament

An Emirates FA Cup football gaming tournament will kick off at Wembley in May, with several well-known gamers set […]

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April 27, 2016

Top 10 highest-earning UK eSports players of 2015

The UK may not be a territory associated with high eSports revenues, but there are a small number of […]

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January 7, 2016

'It's too expensive to become a full-time pro eSports player in the UK' – Acer

PC maker Acer says more Asian players are succeeding in the global eSports scene because it’s more affordable for […]

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November 5, 2015

Generation game: How London's Legends of Gaming event left me feeling like an old man

A YOUNG boy runs into a timetable signboard in excitement, slapping his palm onto the part that says […]

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September 6, 2015

New League of Legends System makes it easier for gamers to go pro

A new League System has gone live in League of Legends, allowing talented players to make the leap […]

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February 10, 2013