New esports and gaming platform EQ launches in London, hoping to help young people develop skills and gain employment

New esports and gaming venture EQ will this weekend unveil its vision to create opportunities for young people […]

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October 8, 2021
Gayming Awards returns for 2022 with in-person event in London

The Gayming Awards will return for its second year, with Twitch on board as long-term presenting sponsor. Launched […]

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September 16, 2021
Older Brits turn to gaming to escape reality: Survey finds gamers aged 60+ play for over an hour a day on average

The nation’s over-60s are swapping knitting needles and gardening tools for mobile devices and gaming controllers as they […]

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July 13, 2021
Rix.gg reveals Valorant Huntress Trials player rank data: ‘Are female and marginalised gender players good enough to become pro gamers? The answer is simple – yes they are’

Rix.GG, UK esports organisation Rix.GG has released player rank distribution data from the Huntress Trials, a female and […]

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June 9, 2021
Ubisoft launches gTV in the UK, including competitive streamer show ‘Versus’ hosted by Frankie Ward and UK esports docu-series

Ubisoft has launched a new content channel in the UK, known as gTV, with a host of gaming personalities […]

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April 16, 2021
Three invites UK gamers to enter the Fortnite Trinity Challenge and be the first to win the Trinity Trooper Outfit

Mobile network Three is inviting players in the UK to participate in the Fortnite Trinity Challenge and unlock an […]

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March 9, 2021
7% of gamers play while naked, according to report by British game developer Jagex

UK-based RuneScape developer Jagex has published a new report on gamers’ playing habits, with some unusual stats within […]

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March 1, 2021
UK gamers show highest level of awareness around mental health during lockdown, study finds

UK gamers have shown the highest level of awareness about mental health, among polled countries in a new […]

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February 25, 2021
Research reveals the UK’s most popular gaming franchises, average UK gamer spend, the most played games during lockdown and more

Article contains affiliate links Esports News UK covers a spate of recent surveys and reports looking at gamer […]

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February 20, 2021
British Esports Association membership platform aims to make online gaming safer for young people, using age verification and AI tools

Collegiate tournament provider and education-focused body the British Esports Association has revealed first details of its new membership […]

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February 17, 2021
Gambling Health Alliance calls on parents to boycott loot boxes, finds a quarter of gamers are ‘addicted’ to them

Around a quarter (24%) of gamers said they felt addictedto loot boxes, amidst new calls for regulation over […]

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December 27, 2020
Gamers Apparel expands business with new premises, brings esports jersey production in-house

UK-based esports jersey and merchandise provider Gamers Apparel has levelled up its business. The company has moved into […]

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November 3, 2020