Category Archives: Videogames

UK RB6 mix team IDK win their first LAN at Dreamhack Valencia

IDK (I Don't Know) have become Rainbow Six Siege LAN champions after taking down Vitality at Dreamhack Valencia. In order to get there, they had to make a run through the lower bracket, after losing their opening game to NiP. The British/French mix rallied their way out of the lower bracket, defeating Mockit,  moving onto face NA's…
Read more

Red Reserve qualify for CWL stage two playoffs

UK Call of Duty team, Red Reserve, have qualified for the playoffs for the CWL Pro League. Currently sitting atop our division with a 9-2 record, we have officially clinched a spot in the @CODWorldLeague Stage 2 Playoffs. Three matches left in the season! pic.twitter.com/IkOGoMVGvP — Red Reserve (@RedReserve) July 3, 2018 Heading into the…
Read more

Phoenix1 rebrands to Sentinels and acquires UK Hearthstone pro GreenSheep

Former NA LCS organisation Phoenix1 has announced a rebrand, dropping the original name and becoming Sentinels. Phoenix1 was once famous for its participation in the NA LCS, most notably brining in Michael "MikeYeung" Yeung who earned the Rookie of the Split award with the org before moving onto TSM. The organisation failed to make it into the…
Read more

Epic.LAN 24: Who took home the glory?

We have had such a huge weekend for gaming and esports this past weekend. From E3, ECS, EGL, and LANdon Rocket League, it has truly been a great weekend. But we cannot forget about our special UK LAN in Kettering. Last Sunday, Epic.LAN 24 concluded their summer LAN, with teams picking up their prizes in Dota 2,…
Read more

KennyS on coming to Wembley, the new look G2 and NRG’s rise to the top

This weekend will see thousands of UK CS:GO fans head to Wembley Arena to watch the ECS finals. Following on from two months of online play, the finals will be host to the best eight teams from across Europe and North America. Ahead of the tournament Esports News UK sat down with French legend, Kenny…
Read more

UK team Red Reserve leads the way at CWL Pro League

The second stage of the CWL Pro League is well underway, and British team Red Reserve are currently at the top of the table after two weeks of competition. Jon Nicholson reports on the action. The CWL Pro League is the first time that Red Reserve have been action since adding Matty "Skrapz" Marshall to…
Read more

ESL One DOTA 2 Birmingham Major preview

ESL will open the doors of the Arena Birmingham to DOTA 2 fans from across the world tomorrow (May 25th) for the ESL One Major - the first of its kind to be hosted in the United Kingdom. Craig Robinson provides a quick preview of what to expect. The group stages of the event began…
Read more