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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Teamfight Tactics: Riot reveals new League of Legends game inspired by Dota Auto Chess

Riot Games has lifted the lid on a brand new game mode for League of Legends – and […]

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What's next for UK League of Legends esports? LVP UK opens team applications for 2019 tournament

UPDATE (November 2nd): LVP has confirmed the 2019 League of Legends tournament will be application-based. Teams are now able […]

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What are the 'big changes' for UK LoL coming in 2019? Here's what we know so far

Ever since Riot revealed the new national Forge of Champions tournament to Esports News UK back in March, […]

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Interview: Riot and LVP on investing millions into Forge of Champions, increasing awareness and if UK orgs could ever reach the LCS

It’s an exciting time for UK League of Legends right now, with the new £50,000 Forge of Champions […]

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Riot is considering rolling out Clash's anti-smurfing systems to the rest of LoL, and letting the community run their own third-party Clash tournaments

Riot Games has discussed internally the idea of making its new Clash tournament system available for third-party use, […]

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Exclusive interview: Riot UK Head of Esports on new Forge of Champions tournament, leaving ESL UK behind & working with LVP

Esports News UK caught up with Riot UK’s Head of Esports Mo Fadl at the new Red Bull […]

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2018 ESL LoL Prem to feature two groups of four teams, a second tier of competitive play & 'MOTD-style' highlights

First official details of the next League of Legends ESL UK & Ireland Premiership have been revealed, and […]

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Why was League Fest scrapped?

UPDATE: Another source close to the situation has informed us that the production and headsets info below is incorrect. […]

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First 10 regions confirmed for Riot's upcoming LoL European Cup, no mention of ESL Prem

The first ten regions in League of Legends’ new ‘national champions league’ have been named. Riot listed the […]

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Riot UK announces new head of esports

Riot Games UK has hired Mo Fadl, the former head of esports from Wargaming, to drive and develop […]

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Confirmed: Riot scraps EU Challenger Series in favour of national champions league

UPDATE (April 2018): Riot announced that a new EU Masters tournament will take place, the first of which […]

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Riot is hiring for a £50k UK community manager

Riot Games is looking for a new UK community manager to work out of its new office in […]

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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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Riot Games receive BAFTA Special Award

Riot Games co-founders Brandon Beck and Marc Merrill have been awarded a BAFTA Special Award. The pair received the […]

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League Fest will not be returning for 2017

UK League of Legends event League Fest has been scrapped for the time being and won’t be taking place […]

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Riot is hiring UK esports staff for its West London office

Last month Riot Games announced it’s opening an office in London – now it’s on the lookout for […]

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Riot's next game will launch this year, parent company hints

UDPATE (May 21st): Riot’s next game will be a mobile game, rumours suggest. There’s not enough new information […]

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Deman had 24 interviews with Riot for an NA LCS casting position

British caster Leigh “Deman” Smith has opened up on Riot Games’ rigorous job application process in a new […]

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Riot Games' Major League Baseball deal will only affect "pro" leagues – not UK or amateur League of Legends tournaments

Riot Games is working on a new streaming app which will allow you to watch League of Legends […]

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