Category Archives: Teams

Riot UK announces new head of esports

Riot Games UK has hired Mo Fadl, the former head of esports from Wargaming, to drive and develop League of Legends esports in the UK. Mo has more than 10 years' experience working at game developers including Blizzard, NCSoft and Wargaming. He spent more than five years at the latter, where he held a number of…
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Esports News UK Scouting Grounds: Recap, MVPs & VoDs

The first Esports News UK League of Legends Scouting Grounds took place at GAME Belong Bristol on the weekend. It was the idea of coach Josh "Furndog" Furneaux, who wanted to organise a UK Scouting Grounds tournament for League of Legends players to showcase their skills, and to help organisations find new talent. Dezachu and…
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kaSing joins Splyce to round out org’s LCS roster

Splyce have signed UK League of Legends talent Raymond "kaSing" Tsang. He's joined the org as their support player for the 2018 season and will participate in the EU LCS, pending Riot approval, as announced in this post on the Splyce website. The other players in the Splyce roster include Romanians Xerxe (jungler), Odoamne (top-laner)…
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Lightning Pandas return to their roots with signing of Call of Duty team

UK esports organisation Lightning Pandas have acquired a professional Call of Duty roster Parent company and digital communications agency Kairos Media announced the acquisition of the roster ahead of the first event of the Call of Duty World League season: CWL Dallas Open. The roster is as follows: Jevon "Goonjar" Gooljar Matthew "Royalty" Faithfull Nicholas "Proto"…
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London Spitfire partner with Code Red to develop a home arena and fan zones in the UK

Overwatch League franchise London Spitfire have announced today a dedicated partnership with UK-based esports agency Code Red Esports. The collaboration will see Code Red spearhead the franchise’s operations in the UK, including a physical space in London. There will be local Spitfire events here in the UK - everything from viewing parties to official Overwatch amateur…
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Are glitches holding back FIFA’s potential in esports?

Every year we get a new FIFA, and every year it's hyped up and sells well. But with each iteration comes an unwelcome mix of glitches - some minor, some major. Iain Harris asks: With FIFA developing well as an esport over the past few years, how are these glitches affecting competitive play? EA Sports'…
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FIFA content creator Bateson87 joins up with Lightning Pandas

FIFA YouTuber and Twitch streamer Jamie "Bateson87" Bateson has joined the Lightning Pandas as a brand ambassador. The Kendal native has a following of two million strong across YouTube, Twitter and Instagram and will represent his new team at offline events, while also working with the organisation to create engaging content. Originally a HGV vehicle…
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