GAME reveals new Player1 Events brand to replace Multiplay as esports revenues rise

GAME has revealed a new branding for its esports and events division. The retailer purchased Multiplay, the company […]

Read More…

November 28, 2018

Insomnia goes global: Gaming festival heads to Dubai and other regions

GAME Esports and Events (previously known as Multiplay) has announced its global expansion of the Insomnia Gaming Festival. […]

Read More…

June 26, 2018

Radix Esports owner assaulted outside Birmingham hotel in horrific hammer attack

A UK esports organisation owner was jumped and attacked with a hammer outside his hotel after day one […]

Read More…

March 31, 2018

Why was League Fest scrapped?

UPDATE: Another source close to the situation has informed us that the production and headsets info below is incorrect. […]

Read More…

January 2, 2018

Multiplay founder Wizzo leaves GAME

GAME Digital has announced that Craig Fletcher (aka Wizzo) is leaving the company. He will leave his full-time […]

Read More…

December 19, 2017

GAME sells Multiplay brand and hosting division for £19m – but keeps Insomnia events

UPDATE (December 22nd): GAME has told Esports News UK that Multiplay Ltd previously consisted of two parts of […]

Read More…

November 28, 2017

Future of live music at Insomnia uncertain

Adding live bands to the Insomnia gaming festival was always going to be a gamble, but it’s unclear […]

Read More…

November 24, 2017

UK Masters announces Weekly Cups in PUBG, LoL & Dota 2

The UK Masters is back with a twist – it’s returning with a series of new Weekly Cups. […]

Read More…

October 25, 2017

The young YouTuber blocked by Multiplay: The rise of youth content creators, parent managers & the power of Twitter

Esports News UK editor Dominic Sacco shares his thoughts on the rise of Generation Z, child influencers and […]

Read More…

September 7, 2017

Why you should attend LAN: A beginner's guide to Insomnia

i61 is over, and there is no Insomnia this December, but our minds are already on i62 in […]

Read More…

August 30, 2017

ITV News video clip features UK LoL players pulling some serious faces at i61

TV broadcaster ITV have posted a video news clip on social media featuring several UK esports players. The […]

Read More…

August 30, 2017

i61 winners roundup: MnM, ViM, Vexed & more

As the final Insomnia of the year has come to an end, we look back on the winners […]

Read More…

August 29, 2017

GAME wants to sell part of Multiplay

UK retailer GAME is looking to sell part of its Multiplay business after conducting an internal review. The esports […]

Read More…

August 24, 2017

I-series brings back fixed £5,000 prize pool for League of Legends, but drops Hearthstone to £500

Multiplay has announced the games, prize pools and formats of the first esports tournaments at i61, which takes […]

Read More…

June 17, 2017

League Fest will not be returning for 2017

UK League of Legends event League Fest has been scrapped for the time being and won’t be taking place […]

Read More…

May 17, 2017

Insomnia X Resonate gaming festival announced for Scotland

The organisers of the Insomnia and Resonate gaming festivals have teamed up to host ‘Insomnia X Resonate’ in […]

Read More…

April 28, 2017

Registration opens for UK Masters as Multiplay reveals prize pools

Teams can now sign up to take part in the CSGO and League of Legends UK Masters Summer […]

Read More…

April 26, 2017

League of Legends fan pops the question at Insomnia gaming festival

A League of Legends fan popped the question to his girlfriend at the UK’s Insomnia gaming and esports […]

Read More…

April 18, 2017

'Insomnia LoL team & player quality is the lowest it's been in four years'

The UK League of Legends community has reacted to the decline in overall team quality following the Multiplay Insomnia60 […]

Read More…

April 16, 2017

i60 winners roundup: Enclave, FM, Epsilon, GreenSheep & more

As Insomnia60 comes to a close, we look back on some of the winning esports teams from the LAN […]

Read More…

April 16, 2017

WP Feedback

Dive straight into the feedback!
Login below and you can start commenting using your own user instantly