Opinion: Is Microsoft’s shock $68bn buyout of Activision Blizzard good news for esports and gamers, or a match made in hell?
Microsoft’s $68.7bn acquisition of Activision Blizzard announced today can offer a fresh start for the beleaguered publisher, as […]January 18, 2022
‘I AM ESPORTS!’ Thorin declares in Twitter rant as heated debate around ESL’s new CSGO Women’s Circuit continues – opinion & reaction to original comments from Semmler & Thorin
About a week ago, ESL announced a new CSGO Women’s Circuit complete with a $500,000 prize pool, as […]December 28, 2021
Pentakill 3 Lost Chapter album and live concert review: Kayle vocalist Noora Louhimo steals the show
League of Legends’ virtual rock band Pentakill return with a third album, Lost Chapter, and an ambitious live […]September 21, 2021
Pokémon Unite – thoughts from a 4-year-old and his 35-year-old dad: Is this the perfect entry-point MOBA?
Nintendo Switch MOBA Pokémon Unite launched last week and promises a fresh experience in the genre that includes […]July 27, 2021
Opinion: World of Warcraft is tainted. Let it be – let it put you off playing it, let it act as a reminder of Activision Blizzard’s abhorrent behaviour. If that’s what it’s going to take to start eliminating sexual harassment from this industry, then so be it
Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco pens some thoughts from the heart following the news that the California […]July 22, 2021
Opinion: Excel have turned a corner, but can they finally make LEC playoffs this season?
Substitute players Advienne and Markoon look like the piece of the puzzle Excel’s been sorely missing these past […]July 3, 2021
5 things I learnt about Overwatch’s 5v5 change after testing it in custom games
Peter Wellman spectated a few friends playing a five versus five workshop mode to get an idea of what Overwatch 2 might feel like […]June 13, 2021
As esports continues to boom in popularity, why is opinion split over FIFA?
Promoted article (contains affiliate links) If you were to ask a random esports outsider to pick a video […]May 19, 2021
The challenges of starting a new competitive gaming YouTube channel
UK World of Warcraft YouTuber Crim has been producing Rogue guides for around half a year now, with […]October 26, 2020
The League of Legends esports off-season free agency rat race is now in full swing: How are the LEC’s top UK orgs Fnatic and Excel faring?
For many Europeans and fans from other regions outside NA, staying up at ridiculous hours of twilight to […]November 19, 2019
The journey and the destination: How I view WoW differently now, having played vanilla
An ageing vanilla World of Warcraft player – Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco – shares his thoughts […]October 9, 2019
Dom's vlog: Knowing yourself, working in a team and reaching your potential
This week, Esports News UK editor Dom touches on a topic that isn’t explored much in esports but […]July 17, 2019