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How did UK teams perform at the 2017 Halo World Championship?

Last weekend's $1 million Halo World Championship saw the past year's best teams come together to prove who is superior (and complain about the venue - but that's another story). Although North American teams dominated throughout, we had two teams represent the UK in what proved to be a fantastic tournament. London Conspiracy London Conspiracy went into…
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‘The players always come first to me’ – Perilous Gaming’s new general manager opens up in exclusive interview

Perilous Gaming are well known in UK esports, from their League of Legends team to their Dota 2 side winning at epicLAN 20 and branching into fighting games. In recent months they have also had their struggles, with their former LoL players still being owed money. David Hollingsworth interviews Perilous Gaming's general manager Brian "DotShotgun" Houston about turning…
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Fnatic League of Legends coach NicoThePico departs

Fnatic has today confirmed their League of Legends LCS squad head coach Nicholas "NicoThePico" Korsgård (left) has departed with immediate effect. Team manager Finlay "Quaye" Stewart (right) has stepped in as the interim coach. Nico joined Fnatic (which is technically based in London but has a LoL gaming house in Berlin) back in July 2016…
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FM-eSports win ESL CSGO Premiership spring 17 final – full match report

David Hollingsworth provides a comprehensive recap of the ESL UK and Ireland Premiership CSGO spring 2017 split final between FM-eSports and MnM Gaming. It seems like only yesterday I sat down on a cold Kentish night to watch some of the UK's and Ireland's finest CS:GO talent, seven weeks later here we are in the…
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epicLAN 20 winners revealed as event pulls in 88,000 unique viewers

That's a wrap folks, epicLAN 20 is over and all the tournaments have finished. While the teams and fans make their journeys back to where they call home, David Hollingsworth takes a look at the winners from what was another top event in Kettering... Before we jump into the winner roundup, it's worth pointing out that 88,000…
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League of Legends and Hearthstone dropped from UK Masters Spring 2017

Multiplay has confirmed the UK Masters will return in the spring with more details and changes to the new season. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive will take center stage as the sole title of the spring season, where teams will compete for a £15,000 prize pool and prizes will be awarded for each map win. B But League…
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Irish Org CycloneGG Acquire RÄÄÄÄÄÄNDOMS’ ESL Premiership Spot

The ESL LoL Premiership just got a whole lot less RÄÄÄÄÄÄNDOM, as the recently qualified team with that name have found a new home with Irish esports organisation CycloneGG. The ESL website has been updated to include the CycloneGG logo in place of what would have been RÄÄÄÄÄÄNDOMS' spot in the groups. It's no surprise the…
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2017 ESL Premiership LoL Team Roster Roundup & Preview

David Hollingsworth looks at the team rosters for the UK & Ireland ESL League of Legends Premiership Spring 2017 Split, and offers his opinion on the teams. 2017,  a year that promises to make us forget about the dark days of 2016. For us lucky few who love some UK esports, the ESL Premiership gives…
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