Category Archives: Hearthstone

Insomnia62 to feature £25,000 UK Masters Football Manager tournament

Several UK Masters tournaments will take place at Insomnia62 next month, including a new £25,000 Football Manager competition. The usual Insomnia esports tournaments will be rebadged and ran as UK Masters ones at i62, while the other UK Masters leagues are still expected to continue in some form. An announcement on forthcoming leagues is expected…
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MnM take first and third place in the ESL Hearthstone Premiership

UK esports organisation MnM Gaming have got off to a great start in 2018. They finished on top in the ESL UK & Ireland Premiership finals on the weekend, with MnM players Ben "BigBen" Chapman (left) and Alister "Mysterious" Kerridge (right) finishing in first place and third place respectively. A mention should also be given…
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Blizzard quietly makes changes to Overwatch community tournament requirements

Earlier this month Blizzard published updated guidelines for those looking to host community or custom esports competitions. It's fair to say Blizzard already had stringent requirements in place for third-party organisers, favouring its own tournaments like the Overwatch World Cup and now the Overwatch League. ESL UK scrapped its Overwatch Premiership at the start of…
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Finalists confirmed for January 2018’s ESL Premiership Hearthstone finals

The eight finalists taking part in the ESL UK & Ireland Hearthstone Premiership finals have been confirmed. The players are Deathsie, BoarControl, ColdHands, ToastMonster, Big Ben, Danswf, HelloLeeroy and Mysterious. ESL UK has confirmed that the ESL Premiership Hearthstone finals will take place on Saturday January 6th and Sunday January 7th 2018 at ESL Studio One…
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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 3-0 in the third-place decider match, as outlined on the WESG website, and has progressed to the WESG Global Grand Finals which take place in China in March 2018. Scarakye won $600 for finishing third, while Spanish…
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Blizzcon 2017: Esports winners and announcements roundup

Sometimes here at Esports News UK we'll cover some of the wider esports/games industry news beyond the UK scene. Blizzcon is one of those events that generates a lot of buzz and with its array of announcements and tournaments, is of interest to many within esports and games culture. Blizzcon 2017 was another hit annual…
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ESL Hearthstone Premiership Returns

The ESL UK & Ireland Hearthstone Premiership is returning over the coming weeks, with Swiss-style qualifiers getting underway on September 18th and 25th. The top eight from each of the first qualifier days will be invited back on September 19th or 26th to compete in the elimination bracket. This will determine the four qualifiers from each cup…
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