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Esports News UK charity stream: First 1v1s confirmed! (make challenges here)

Our 24-hour charity stream kicks off on Saturday March 4th from midday, and here are our first batch of confirmed participants. We'll be raising money for an amazing charity called SpecialEffect, as part of their GameBlast initiative. They put fun, inclusion and confidence back into the lives of people with disabilities by helping them to play video…
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BT Sport to broadcast FIFA 17 esports matches

FIFA 17 esports matches will be shown on UK TV via BT Sport. The broadcaster has acquired the rights to show the remaining four EA Ultimate Team Championship Series dates, reports The Guardian. It will be broadcasting the following: The North American regional final - April 8th Asia-Pacific heats - April 22nd European regional final - May…
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Foxdrop casting more of the UK League of Legends ESL Premiership!

British YouTuber Dan "Foxdrop" Wyatt is casting more of the ESL Premiership League of Legends tournament. Foxy casted his first UK scene matches earlier in the month with Joe "Fenny" Munchables, in what appeared to be a one-off appearance. But tonight the YouTube tweeted saying he's back for more. Damn i really enjoyed casting with…
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BAFTA Games AMD Esports Audience Award shortlist confirmed

The shortlist for the AMD Esports Audience Award at the British Academy Games Awards has been revealed. Six games are up for the award, which is voted purely by the public. The nominations are: CSGO League of Legends Dota 2 Street Fighter V Overwatch Clash Royale Members of the public will be able to cast…
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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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Gfinity Arena to host UK’s first inter-school esports final

The finals of a new inter-school esports tournament will form part of the London Games Festival in April. The Digital Schoolhouse Esports Tournament Grand Final will take place at the Gfinity Arena on Tuesday April 4th from 10.30am to 3.30pm. It's the UK's first inter-school esports competition, which kicked off in January and has 400 secondary…
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Insomnia i60 live music line-up announced

Music and video games go together like ham & cheese, UK League of Legends & memes and Arsenals & fourth place. After Multiplay announced last year it had signed a deal with Island Records to get some live acts at Insomnia, it has now confirmed who will be playing live. i60 was already looking like…
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Esports catfish exposed by unlikely detective duo Joekerism and SonaBoner

Picture credit: Gleb Romanov/Twitter This is possibly the most bizarre story we have ever written on Esports News UK. Never a dull moment. A man posing as a woman online, who duped esports players into boosting him in League of Legends, has been exposed as a catfish. An unlikely detective duo from the UK League of Legend scene…
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