Category Archives: Overwatch

Orgs fight to sign UK Overwatch ‘super team’

An all-star UK Overwatch team has formed - and already has three different orgs fighting over them. Esports News UK has heard that EndPoint, Reason and Excel are hoping to acquire the team, and we have reached out to them for clarification. While ESL UK has this week scrapped its Overwatch Spring 2017 Premiership, it's…
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ESL UK quietly scraps Overwatch Spring Premiership

ESL UK has quietly scrapped its Overwatch Premiership spring split 2017. It may be returning for a summer split however, with the organiser saying Blizzard has some kind of plans for the UK in the future. ESL made the announcement around the CSGO and League of Legends UK/Ire qualifiers, and understandably didn't make a big…
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ESL UK is thinking about drug testing players at its Premiership finals

ESL is considering drug-testing players at the next UK Premiership live finals, Esports News UK understands. The updated spring 2017 Premiership rulebook has been published, and in this ESL states it's part of ESIC (the Esports Integrity Coalition). This split will have full integration of ESIC. So what does that mean? Well, ESIC has an 'integrity…
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i59 winners roundup

In what is possibly the slowest esports 'news' article we've ever written (blame this guy), here's a roundup of the winners from Multiplay Insomnia59 earlier this month.   League of Legends Danish organisation Magistra won this tournament (pictured above), beating ESL UK Premiership champions MnM Gaming in the final 3-2. Former TCA ADC and UK…
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Team EndPoint merge with VATIC, acquire staff and Overwatch roster

Team Endpoint have today announced their merger with VATIC. The deal will see the team at VATIC joining EndPoint, along with the VATIC Overwatch roster. Plus, streetwear brand DRKN and peripherals company Xtrfy will now move across as VATIC partners to become partners with EndPoint. eSports News UK understands there was no fee involved in…
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A deadly cocktail: How Molotovs & Marshmallows lit up UK eSports – an interview with MnM co-founders Kalvin and Daniel, and a look at the LoL team’s success

Last month, Molotovs & Marshmallows (aka MnM Gaming) won the ESL UK CSGO and League of Legends Premierships, and reached the Overwatch final. Their League of Legends team also won the Multiplay Insomnia58 League of Legends tournament. But what has the organisation's meteoric rise come down to, how have they been successful in a short…
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