Amazon University Esports: The NUEL, Amazon and GGTech partner for new European LoL, TFT & Clash Royale competitions

Retailer Amazon, Spanish company GGTech Entertainment and UK university esports outfit The NUEL will work together to support […]

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February 3, 2020

Red Bull UK to provide increased support for student esports through a new partnership with The NUEL

UK university esports operator the NUEL and Red Bull UK have today announced their official partnership for the […]

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November 22, 2019

The NUEL and Riot Games renew partnership: ‘We’re looking forward to adding more unique activities for university students’

UK university esports tournament provider The NUEL and League of Legends developer Riot Games have today announced a […]

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September 12, 2019

NUEL Live 2019 university esports finals recap

Earlier this month, NUEL Live 2019 took place at London’s Red Bull Gaming Sphere, an event that brought […]

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May 20, 2019

The NUEL clarifies stance on University of Warwick's Gross Gore Army LoL team

University esports tournament provider the NUEL has clarified to Esports News UK what happened regarding the Gross Gore […]

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February 24, 2019

The NUEL launches Student Streamer Network backed by Twitch

The NUEL, the UK’s well-established inter-university esports tournament and student community, is launching a student-only streamer network. This […]

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November 9, 2018

Interview: Candyfloss on coaching University of Exeter & their chances in the LoL University Esports Masters

After the University of Exeter won NUEL Live earlier this year, cementing their place as the best university […]

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July 15, 2018

My top 10 UK esports moments of 2017

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco picks some of his memorable moments in UK esports this year.  This […]

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December 23, 2017

'The aim is to ensure we're beating every other uni' – Barrage co-owner on new University of Manchester esports role

Jeff Simpkins, the co-owner of UK esports organisation Barrage, is now assisting the University of Manchester (UoM) Esports […]

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October 4, 2017

'It makes us want to try even harder' – NUEL reacts to new university esports Foundation

The UK’s National University Esports League (NUEL) has responded to the founding of a separate organisation which also […]

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September 24, 2017

Signups open for NUEL Summer tournaments

University teams can now register for the National University Esports League’s summer CSGO, LoL and Overwatch tournaments. The […]

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July 19, 2017

Why are students still finding it hard to get recognition for esports in their universities?

David “Firu” Spoors, Northumbria Students Union Executive, captain of their League of Legends team and PhD student, offers his […]

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July 1, 2017

We ask the NUEL's founder about his university plans for Vainglory

With the Vainglory Spring Championships fast approaching London’s O2 later this month, we sit down with the National […]

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May 8, 2017

Backdoors, base races & bedlam: Watch our NUEL Live highlights video

Last month the National University Esports League held its NUEL Live UK university final between Warwick and Aston. […]

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April 9, 2017

Warwick named top UK university LoL team after beating holders Aston in thrilling backdoor NUEL Live final victory

Warwick University’s League of Legends team defeated last year’s NUEL Live winners Aston University in an unusual 2017 […]

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March 25, 2017

NUEL gives back to university gaming societies with new revenue share scheme

The National University Esports League has introduced a revenue share scheme to help support gaming societies at universities […]

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March 14, 2017

'eSports not yet on a par with other sports' – NUEL provides update on gaming being recognised as a sport in UK universities

Earlier this year, a student successfully campaigned for the National Union of Students (NUS) to approach UK sporting bodies in order to […]

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August 24, 2016

10 ways to make UK eSports great again – Richard Lewis shares his advice

Respected eSports journalist Richard Lewis has revealed ten ways to improve UK eSports in his latest video chat with […]

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August 21, 2016

Team Dignitas boss calls for eSports tax breaks, says it's hard to compete with big investors

Michael “ODEE” O’Dell, manager and owner of Team Dignitas, has spoken up about the lack of funding in UK eSports […]

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August 6, 2016

Aston Aunties to represent UK in European League of Legends university tournament

Aston Aunties, the winners of the 2016 Game National Championship, will be representing the UK and the National University Esports […]

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July 13, 2016