Category Archives: Memes

Some UK League of Legends memes and stuff: 20 random things

The lack of 'Memes of the Month' content on Esports News UK has been downright appalling this year, so here's a bunch of random crap to quell your appetite (for now).   Doc and roll Let's get started with something from seasoned UK scene memer Tridd, based on everyone's former doctor-turned-caster, Medic. "Can you smeelllllllllll,…
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ITV News video clip features UK LoL players pulling some serious faces at i61

TV broadcaster ITV have posted a video news clip on social media featuring several UK esports players. The clip asks 'Should gaming become an Olympic sport?' and includes imagery from Multiplay Insomnia61 last weekend. It has some footage from the UK Masters League of Legends final between MnM Gaming, and features imagery of UK scene…
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Some UK League of Legends/esports memes from 2017 so far

Dom Sacco rounds up some of the UK esports/League of Legends memes that have spawned on Twitter so far this year. I know, I know. What the hell happened to Memes of the Month? I'm not sure. Maybe there were too many memes to include, maybe there weren't enough. Maybe I was lazy. I just never…
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NerdRage dismiss LoL team manager Ashley “Slip” Haynes

NerdRage.Pro have fired their League of Legends team manager, Ashley "Slip" Haynes, one day before they're due to play their first UK Masters match. Comments were made on the UK Masters Twitch chat insulting Slip, and Enclave jungler Skudzy posted them on Twitter: apparently nr slip buys his clothes from tesco????? — Skudzy (@SkudzyLoL) June 19, 2017 We're…
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The tale of a UK esports car, salt, and flipping the bird

Stuart McAllister, the owner of Northern Ireland-based esports org Nuclear Storm Gaming (NSG), posted a picture of a new car yesterday. Not just any old car - an eight-seater emblazoned with his org's logo. It looks professionally done and received a positive response from the UK community on Twitter. It's a demo vehicle, so Peugeot own it and were happy…
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What’s the story behind all those Hadow smurfs?

If you're a high elo League of Legends player on the EU West server, you might be familiar with the 'Hadow Smurf' phenomenon. Loads of Hadow smurfs have been cropping up on the Master and Challenger ladder, named after UK League of Legends veteran support player Mantas "Hadow" Šukevičius. At some point around 20 people changed their…
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IEM Sydney: UK caster HenryG thrown into giant ‘pie’ to British national anthem

Well-known British CSGO caster and former player Henry "HenryG" Greer was thrown into a giant pie/cheesecake concoction on the weekend. HenryG accepted the punishment after Team UK lost 16-6 in a showmatch versus Team Australia at Intel Extreme Masters Sydney. Team UK were of course booed when they took to the stage, looking like something crossed…
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