Esports added to Duke of Edinburgh’s Award programmes for young people in the UK

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) has added esports to its range of activity programmes for young people aged 14 to 24 in […]

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October 22, 2021
New esports and gaming platform EQ launches in London, hoping to help young people develop skills and gain employment

New esports and gaming venture EQ will this weekend unveil its vision to create opportunities for young people […]

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October 8, 2021
New course launches in East London to help young people pursue careers in esports and gaming

Here East and The Good Growth Hub announce the launch of a new Industry Insights programme to help […]

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September 23, 2021
Excel Esports appoints people and culture manager Abi Odell

UK esports org Excel Esports has announced that Abi Odell has been appointed its new people and culture […]

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August 25, 2021
Older Brits turn to gaming to escape reality: Survey finds gamers aged 60+ play for over an hour a day on average

The nation’s over-60s are swapping knitting needles and gardening tools for mobile devices and gaming controllers as they […]

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July 13, 2021
British Esports Association membership platform aims to make online gaming safer for young people, using age verification and AI tools

Collegiate tournament provider and education-focused body the British Esports Association has revealed first details of its new membership […]

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February 17, 2021
Majority of 8 to 18-year-olds say gaming is their favourite hobby, Barclays survey finds as bank pledges support to UK games industry

62% of young people aged between 8 and 18 say video gaming is their favourite hobby. Barclays Business […]

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January 31, 2020
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
Why we play video games

Why do we play video games? Unlocking achievements? Beating a mate? Killing the final boss? Yes, but it’s […]

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February 25, 2012