UK racing game player Brendon Leigh crowned F1 Esports Series World Champion

18-year-old Brendon Leigh has been named the first-ever Formula 1 Esports Series World Champion. The British esports player […]

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November 28, 2017

UK player Scarakye advances to WESG Women's Hearthstone Global Grand Finals

UK’s Cordelia “Scarakye” Chui has finished third in the WESG Women Hearthstone Europe tournament. She beat German player Kristin “Deela” Bender […]

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November 25, 2017

'All good things must come to an end' – Bakery departs Team Dignitas and tries his hand at casting

UPDATE (January 4th 2018): Bakery has rejoined Team Dignitas as brand ambassador and product manager.   ORIGINAL ARTICLE (November […]

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November 15, 2017

Smooya situation outlines need for better esports contract clarity & advice

Esports News UK editor Dom Sacco shares his opinion on the contract problems UK CSGO pro Owen “smooya” […]

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November 12, 2017

Vanity from Vexed Gaming: 'I want us to become the best in the UK and move onto the European scene'

Esports News UK caught up with Kyle “Vanity” Garthwaite from Vexed Gaming’s UK CSGO team at EGX 2017. We […]

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October 23, 2017

FIFA site FUTWIZ signs UK player Tom Lesse

FIFA Ultimate Team community website and esports team FUTWIZ has signed promising young UK FIFA player Tom Lesse. […]

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October 22, 2017

Former West Ham FIFA player Dragonn joins Lightning Pandas

UK FIFA pro Sean “Dragonn” Allen has joined the Lightning Pandas organisation. He previously played for West Ham and […]

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October 1, 2017

Video interview: smooya on Epsilon's Elite Series win & how UK CSGO can be improved

Alex Wright interviews UK CSGO player Owen “smooya” Butterfield after he won the Gfinity Elite Series Season 1 […]

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September 4, 2017

'Esports changed my life around' – UK Street Fighter player opens up in heartfelt BBC interview on life after prison

For every piece of drama in UK esports, there’s a positive story that demonstrates esports can be a […]

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August 25, 2017

English FIFA star Spencer "Gorilla" Ealing crowned FIFA Interactive World Cup champion

England’s Spencer “Gorilla” Ealing won the 2017 FIFA Interactive World Cup (FIWC) in London this evening. He beat Germany’s Kai […]

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August 18, 2017

Kakan LoL player profile: 'I have always been motivated to improve and can see myself playing for a long time'

The UK League of Legends scene not only features local talent, but some rising stars from across Europe.  […]

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August 7, 2017

British Hearthstone player xl3en came very close to winning DreamHack Valencia on the weekend

MnM Gaming’s Ben “xl3en” Chapman made Britain proud on the weekend after putting in an exceptional performance at […]

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July 17, 2017

ECS CSGO Finals: Player Video Interviews

Alex Wright interviews CSGO players ahead of the Season 3 ECS Finals at London’s Wembley SSE Arena for Esports […]

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June 23, 2017

'I'm determined to get to LAN & put up a fight' – Dan "Aux" Harrison (player profile)

It’s been a while since our last player profile piece here at Esports News UK, but we’re ending […]

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June 22, 2017

MnM sign new Hearthstone player xl3en

UK esports organisation Molotovs and Marshmallows (MnM Gaming) have added a new player to their Hearthstone line-up. They’ve […]

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June 15, 2017

'I hope to show my full potential' – UK CSGO talent smooya completes move to Epsilon

European esports giants Epsilon have confirmed the signing of 17-year-old UK CSGO player Owen “smooya” Butterfield. smooya was […]

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June 13, 2017

In the headlines: Snooker pro admits League of Legends addiction affected his career

In a new type of article – ‘In The Headlines’ – we take a look at the mainstream […]

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April 22, 2017

Eye 4 Esports acquire first professional FIFA player

UK organisation Eye 4 Esports (aka E4) have picked up their first competitive FIFA player: Venezuelan-born and Miami-raised […]

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April 15, 2017

'Player burnout has never been an issue for the FGC like it is for League of Legends' – Richard Lewis

British esports host and journalist Richard Lewis has commented on the fact that player burnout isn’t as much […]

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April 7, 2017

UK Hearthstone drama spills onto Twitter

A situation between ESL Premiership Hearthstone players Danswf (pictured) and Tingting52 has gone public, after Danswf’s org Dukes […]

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April 4, 2017

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