John Needham Riot Games

Riot Games names John Needham as Global Head of LoL Esports

Riot Games has appointed John Needham as its new Global Head of League of Legends esports. Before his new role, Needham was the Managing Director of Europe and North America at Riot...
FACEIT Ignite: Halo European Open

FACEIT to host Halo tournament at Twickenham Stadium

FACEIT has announced an open LAN tournament for Halo 3, taking place over August 17-18th, in partnership with 343 Industries. The FACEIT Ignite: Halo European Open will be hosted at Twickenham Stadium,...
UK Esports Awards Pure Scooters

UK Esports Awards welcomes Pure Scooters as sponsor

UK Esports Awards has unveiled another sponsor ahead of its second show in the form of Pure Scooters. The electric scooter retailer will act as the pre-drinks partner and give away two...

What’s on this week? Ft ESL One Birmingham 2019

This week we start in Birmingham for another round of Dota 2 action a year after ESL One Birmingham 2018 hosted one of the best Dota 2 Majors ever seen. We...

Gaming café Wanyoo to open up second UK site in Coventry

Asia’s largest gaming café brand, Wanyoo, has confirmed a second UK site at the Cathedral Lanes development in Coventry City Centre. The esports operator has agreed to a new 15-year lease.  The...

Rugby League World Cup 2021 search for esports partner

The Rugby League World Cup 2021 is set to launch their search for an esports partner. Following two procurement workshop events, the RLWC2021 has announced their Request for Proposal on esports. The...
UK Esports Awards AOC

UK Esports Awards sees AOC return as sponsor

UK Esports Awards has announced that gaming monitor manufacturer AOC will return as a sponsor for the second iteration of the initiative. AOC will be the after party sponsor of the awards...
ESL Premiership

ESL Premiership reobtains Currys PC World headline sponsorship

ESL UK has entered a new deal with Currys PC World that will see the electrical retailer remain as a headline sponsor for the ESL Premiership. The sponsorship will last throughout three seasons...

PES League World Finals to take place at Emirates Stadium

Konami Digital Entertainment B.V. has announced that the PES LEAGUE 2019 World Finals is heading to the Emirates Stadium, the home of Arsenal Football Club.  The tournament will take place from June 28th to...

NRG finds gaming supplement partner in Sneak

North American esports organisation NRG has announced a new partnership with UK-based energy supplement company, Sneak. The deal marks NRG's first collaboration with a gaming drink formula and is Sneak's first link to a tier...

Events

SKL Esports receives sponsorship from SaskTel

Canadian tournament organiser SKL Esports has announced a sponsorshop from telecommunications company SaskTel, otherwise known as Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corporation. The two companies are local to...