VATIC Gaming enters Overwatch and announces store

VATIC Gaming announced its UK Overwatch team on Wednesday evening.  This saw the organisation enter its first roster outside of CS:GO and as the press release stated it "provides us (sic) with the chance...
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ESL UK Premiership Finals roundup

This weekend past saw the winners of three of the four ESL UK Premiership competitions crowned as champions. These were in CS:GO, League of Legends and Overwatch. We previewed the event...

Photos, content & new titles – Have your say in the Esports Industry Awards

The public has until November 19th to make their choice and decide the winners of three categories at this year's Esports Industry Awards in London.  They are 'Esports Journalist of the Year', 'Esports...

Time to crown the Esports Betting Operator of the Year

On December 7th an expert panel will decide who is to be crowned Esports Betting Operator of the Year. It'll be one of the hotly contested categories in SBC Awards this year,...
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ESL UK Premiership Finals weekend

This weekend (28-30th October) sees the ESL UK Premiership in CS:GO, League of Legends and Overwatch finals take place. They're being held at MCM ComicCon London at the ExCel London by...
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The Pond: The past month in UK Esports

Welcome to The Pond. A new weekly opinion series on all things esports. This week, I'm taking a peek at what the UK esports scene has been up to. It'll mainly be...

West Ham hosted a pro clubs FIFA esports tournament

West Ham United's London Stadium played host to the world's first FIFA tournament featuring pro players from traditional football clubs, with the eventual winner representing the odd one out.  Schalke 04, Wolfsburg, Man...

Multiplay unveils UK esports studio

At the UK Masters this week Multiplay unveiled its new UK esports studio. Multiplay, which was founded in 1997, is best known for organising both the popular Masters League (which runs competitions...

Nepenthez and Dylan Rigby plead not guilty to gambling offences

A pair of Youtubers from Essex, Craig 'Nepenthez' Douglas and Dylan Rigby, both pleaded not guilty at their initial court date on Friday.  The pair have been charged with offences relating to gambling;...

Esports & The Future of Sport at Salford University

The University of Salford Centre for Sports Business, in collaboration with The Digital Cluster (part of CARe) and World Gaming Executives, is hosting a free one-day symposium on the 2nd November 2016 at the University of Salford at...