ReKTGlobal secures London Call of Duty League franchise slot

ReKTGlobal, the parent company of esports org Rogue, will represent the UK in the upcoming Call of Duty […]

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September 15, 2019

Weekly esports news roundup video: Method's stream success, Yogscast scandal & more

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco runs through some of the top esports and influencer stories – both […]

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July 23, 2019

Dignitas founder ODEE leaves esports organisation after historic 16 years, joins Rogue

UPDATE (July 16th): Dignitas founder Michael ‘ODEE’ O’Dell has joined Rogue’s parent company ReKTGlobal as chief gaming officer (CGO). According […]

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July 16, 2019

ESL on No.10 visit: 'Our contribution to esports in the UK is finally being recognised'

Two top esports personalities visited 10 Downing Street this week in a first for UK esports. ESL UK […]

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May 11, 2018

2018 is the start of something special for esports, says Team Dignitas founder Odee

Team Dignitas founder and general manager Michael “Odee” O’Dell believes 2018 could be a key year in esports. […]

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April 18, 2018

Esports influencers featured in UK games industry top 100 list

Some of the biggest names from esports have been included in the top 100 most influential people in the […]

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March 31, 2017

Team Dignitas acquired by Crystal Palace FC co-owner, returns to League of Legends via Apex

Long-established UK eSports organisation Team Dignitas has been acquired by a sports business tycoon for an undisclosed fee. US […]

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September 26, 2016

UK eSports discussion show with ODEE, ESL UK, MnM & FrozenDawn

We chat to a host of special guests from the UK eSports scene including ESL UK co-MD James […]

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September 22, 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

Richard Lewis video interview (part 1) – the decline of UK eSports

After producing a video log attacking the UK eSports scene a few days ago, prominent eSports journalist Richard Lewis […]

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August 13, 2016

How Team Dignitas succeeded where others fell back (but were almost sold) – Richard Lewis

eSports journalist Richard Lewis says that successful British organisation Team Dignitas were almost sold following the financial crisis around 2008. […]

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August 13, 2016

'Overwatch may bring more women into eSports'

Industry pros have weighed in on the women in eSports topic, and have spoken about the lack of […]

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August 12, 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

Team Dignitas boss quiet on League of Legends future

What’s next for Team Dignitas after the well-established eSports organisation dropped out of the League of Legends scene? […]

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May 23, 2016

'We'll be back' pledges Team Dignitas owner as org exits LCS, looks to other games

Team Dignitas owner Michael “ODEE” O’Dell has told eSports News UK his League of Legends team will get […]

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April 8, 2016

The Supergamers review: BBC eSports TV show captures challenges faced by top UK pros

“I want to know what sacrifices must be made to become a professional gamer, what they’re risking for […]

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February 3, 2016

Team Dignitas boss: 'Worlds at London can help grow UK eSports'

Team Dignitas’ manager Michael O’Dell has told eSports News UK he believes League of Legends “I was here […]

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October 15, 2015

'World class UK eSports team will emerge in the next two years' – ESL UK

ESL UK MD James Dean believes that by the end of 2017, the UK will have an eSports […]

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September 7, 2015

DreamHack announcement proves 2015 is breakthrough year for UK eSports

Undoubtedly the biggest news of the week for UK eSports was the announcement that DreamHack, the LAN gathering and […]

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July 12, 2015

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