Esports Awards 2019: Richard Lewis calls out the likes of Polygon, Kotaku and Waypoint in Journalist of the Year winner’s speech

British esports journalist Richard Lewis criticised part of the games press at the Esports Awards 2019 this weekend. […]

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November 17, 2019

‘The world will not see the best of esports at Tokyo 2020’

Esports’ relationship with the Olympics is doomed to fail unless it’s done properly, according to the UK’s first […]

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September 13, 2019

Riot on developing a fighting game: 'We want to bring the fighting game experience to more people'

League of Legends developer Riot Games has confirmed it is working on a fighting game. Riot spoke about […]

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August 5, 2019

Riot partners with Sportradar to monitor League of Legends betting activity

Sports data firm Sportradar and League of Legends developer Riot Games have announced a partnership to help safeguard match […]

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August 2, 2019

Dom's Vlog on Games Addiction: Are Games 'Digital Cocaine'?

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco shares his views on loot boxes, games addiction and more in this […]

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July 2, 2019

A League of Legends mobile game is rumoured to be in development

A mobile version of League of Legends is in the works, according to ‘sources with knowledge of the […]

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May 22, 2019

Why esports needs to understand more about autism

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco reports from the ‘Autism and the games industry’ event If I had […]

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April 17, 2019

Top 5 retro football games

Promoted article (contains affiliate links) The history of video games and football are almost synonymous, for as long […]

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November 23, 2018

In pictures: Behind the scenes at Riot UK's London office

Riot Games invited Esports News UK to its new London office last month as it revealed its Forge […]

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June 12, 2018

'Be the SKT of Bronze': New game mode Clash can help pull lapsed players back into League of Legends

Riot Games is introducing a new game mode in League of Legends next week in a bid to […]

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May 16, 2018

BAFTA explains why there's no esports award for 2018F

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) announced the Games Awards categories and nominees earlier today, […]

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March 15, 2018

A sign of things to come for the UK LoL scene? Riot's UK boss talks about working with players and sponsors

Mark Cox, Riot Games head of UK publishing, has spoken about some of the initiatives he’s worked on […]

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November 22, 2017

Riot says the UK LoL scene could have 'a division 2, division 1 and a premier league'

Riot Games’ UK boss Mark Cox has revealed some of the plans the developer has in store for […]

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October 20, 2017

First female-only esports racing tournament launches in London

A new female-only esports racing game tournament – Women and Wheels – has been announced. Its launch event will take […]

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September 5, 2017

H2K to quit EU LCS unless Riot make certain changes

H2K, the well-known League of Legends organisation in the LCS, has threatened to leave the EU LCS after […]

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September 2, 2017

Could the EU LCS move to the UK? New info suggests 'national champions league' rumour is true

UPDATE (April 2018): Riot announced that a new EU Masters tournament will take place, the first of which […]

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August 29, 2017

Riot in talks with partners for 2018 UK esports strategy, will not be closing Dublin office

League of Legends developer Riot Games has told Esports News UK what it will be doing from its […]

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July 3, 2017

Millennial Esports to acquire racing esports firm Ideas+Cars

Millennial Esports has announced it will acquire the company behind McLaren’s World’s Fastest Gamer competition – IDEAS+CARS (logo […]

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June 29, 2017

UK games developer Codemasters has esports in mind for future games

Long-running UK-based games developer Codemasters is looking at adding better esports functionality into its racing games. The studio […]

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June 26, 2017

E3 esports news roundup: Lawbreakers tournament rumoured, new VR esports titles, $1m Quake World Champs, CSGO Grand Slam

We’re not just about the local scene here at Esports News UK, sometimes we’ll cover the big global announcements […]

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June 12, 2017

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