Esports tournament operator Blast donates $12,500 in player and team fines to charity

Esports tournament organiser Blast Premier has pledged $12,500 to SpecialEffect, a UK-based charity that uses gaming tech to […]

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February 22, 2021
PUBG Corporation supports Chicken For Charity 3 tournament, featuring the likes of JoRoSar, Frankie Ward and more

For the third year running, PUBG Corporation is supporting Chicken for Charity, an online UK-based charity tournament featuring PUBG. […]

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September 2, 2020
GameBlast20: ChallengerMode to run online CSGO tournament to help raise money for SpecialEffect charity

UK charity SpecialEffect, which helps people with disabilities use assistive technology to play video games, has announced details […]

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February 16, 2020
SpecialEffect to run Chicken for Charity 2 tournament, is offering limited edition PUBG pin badges to supporters

Charity SpecialEffect is running a Chicken for Charity 2 PUBG fundraising tournament on Friday July 26th 2019. 25 teams […]

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July 25, 2019
Pinnacle announces partnership with SpecialEffect

UK esports bookmaker has partnered with gaming charity SpecialEffect. SpecialEffect is a UK based charity that assists people […]

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June 5, 2019
ESI Spring Forum recap: What is the potential for battle royale esports?

Earlier in the month, Esports News UK’s Craig Robinson attended the Esports Insider Spring Forum in Manchester City’s […]

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March 31, 2019
UK system builders will go head-to-head again in 2019 Battle of the Brands charity tournament

Battle of the Brands – the esports competition organised by ESL UK which raised almost £17,000 for SpecialEffect this […]

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December 5, 2018
All UK sales of the Dark Star Cho’Gath skin will be donated to SpecialEffect

Riot Games has launched a Dark Star Cho’Gath limited edition skin in League of Legends, with all proceeds […]

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July 23, 2018
Scan Computers win ESL UK Battle of the Brands as charity tournament raises almost £17,000

It’s official – Scan Computers is the system builder with the maddest gaming skills in the UK. They […]

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January 13, 2018
ESL UK to host Battle of the Brands charity push with PC etailers

ESL UK is partnering with four of the UK’s largest tech specialists to host Battle of the Brands, […]

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November 6, 2017
14 up-and-coming UK & Ireland esports casters to look out for

Those in the UK & Ireland League of Legends esports scene will no doubt already be aware of […]

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March 25, 2017
ENUK charity stream winners receive their RP prizes

The winners of the League of Legends 1v1 matches from Esports News UK’s charity stream have received their […]

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March 22, 2017