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Hamleys targets gamers and esports fans with new gaming retail space, influencers attend launch night hosted by SunPi

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Fluke, Aimsey and Ukie among winners at London’s Gayming Awards 2022

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Excel Esports CEO on upcoming LEC 2022 Summer Season – ‘we’ve passed the playoffs barrier and the road is open for us now, we have a lot of confidence’ | Insomnia68 interview

Insomnia esports coverage powered by AGON by AOC Excel Esports CEO Wouter Sleijffers has told Esports News UK that his League of Legends LEC team have turned a corner and are ready for the upcoming Summer 2022 Season. Excel Esports reached the LEC playoffs for the first time in the Spring 2022 Season, with the playoffs eventually won by G2 Esports. While Excel were knocked out in the first round of the lower bracket by Vitality, it was a close 3-2 series, and Excel showed they have progressed. Continue reading Excel Esports CEO on upcoming LEC 2022 Summer Season –…

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ESIC on the rise of suspicious esports bets, moving to an international esports tribunal model and scaling up, plus other takeaways from London’s 2022 ESIC Global Esports Summit

As the inaugural Esports Integrity Commission (ESIC) Global Esports Summit comes to a close, Dom Sacco looks back on some of the discussions and points made by industry figures at the London ExCeL venue. The event aimed to produce a content track that avoided the usual ‘esports 101’ advice and to actually make progress on challenges in the industry – so did it deliver? Here are some highlights, plus some future plans from ESIC at the bottom of the article. Continue reading ESIC on the rise of suspicious esports bets, moving to an international esports tribunal model and scaling up,…

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Esports industry to gather for inaugural ESIC Global Esports Summit in London, with talks from Michał Blicharz, Richard Lewis and more

The Esports Integrity Commission (ESIC) is launching the inaugural ESIC Global Esports Summit (EGES) in London next week, in collaboration with various stakeholders from the esports industry. The conference has been established by ESIC to become ‘the meeting place and knowledge share hub for the global esports industry’. It’s taking place at ExCeL London on April 13th and 14th 2022 13-14 of April 2022, bringing together peers from across the esports industry. Continue reading Esports industry to gather for inaugural ESIC Global Esports Summit in London, with talks from Michał Blicharz, Richard Lewis and more

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AyoRichie emerges victorious at Red Bull Golden Letters after beating top Tekken stars

Richie ‘AyoRichie’ Olusanya has been crowned the Red Bull Golden Letters champion, overcoming Joey Fury in the grand final after a weekend of tense Tekken 7 action at the Red Bull Gaming Sphere in London. AyoRichie – who represents Rize Gaming – won the new Tekken 7 LAN event, which was broadcast live from the Red Bull Gaming Sphere in London. He emerged as one of the UK’s rising stars in Tekken as a series of outstanding performances saw him rise to the top of 100 aspiring and professional players. Continue reading AyoRichie emerges victorious at Red Bull Golden Letters…

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Sky to broadcast ePremier League 2021/22 grand finals on UK TV, player line-ups revealed

The FIFA ePremier League 2021/2022 grand finals will take place this month, and the player/club line-ups have been revealed. Now into its fourth year, this season’s tournament sees the ePremier League prize pool increased to £100,000, with three seats on offer for top-ranking players at the FIFA 22 Global Series Playoffs.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s ePremier League grand finals are the first featuring all finalists at a live venue since the 2018/19 season, with players competing at Here East in London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Saturday March 26th and Sunday March 27th. Continue reading Sky to…

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Red Bull Golden Letters announced: London’s Red Bull Gaming Sphere to host new Tekken 7 LAN featuring two of the world’s best players

Red Bull has announced Red Bull Golden Letters, a new Tekken 7 LAN event running between March 26th and 27th 2022 in London. The event, which will be hosted at the Red Bull Gaming Sphere, will see grassroots UK players compete for a chance to battle the best in the world. It will feature Red Bull’s Tekken superstars Arslan Ash (from Pakistan) and Hoa ‘Anakin’ Luu (USA), widely recognised as two of the top fighting game players in the world, as they take on UK players, as well as star in a 5v5 Europe vs The World exhibition match. Continue…

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London Royal Ravens reach top three at CoD League 2022 Major One

London Royal Ravens, the UK franchise team in the Call of Duty (CoD) League, have topped off a great start to 2022 with a top-three finish in the year’s first major. The CoD League Major One was hosted by Optic Texas and took place at Esports Stadium Arlington on the weekend. The Ravens beat the likes of the LA Guerrillas and Toronto Ultra to reach the upper bracket final, where they fell 3-1 to home team and eventual winners Optic Texas. Continue reading London Royal Ravens reach top three at CoD League 2022 Major One

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Pokémon Unite Championship Series gets $1m+ prize pool, with finals taking place in London

London’s Excel venue will play host to the 2022 Pokémon World Championships in August – and this time it will also feature the Pokémon Unite Championship Series. This tournament for the Nintendo Switch MOBA game Pokémon Unite, which launched in July 2021, will feature more than $1m in prizes including $500,000 at the World Championships. This event will also include finals in other games like Pokémon Sword and Shield, Pokémon TCG, Pokémon GO and Pokkén Tournament DX. Continue reading Pokémon Unite Championship Series gets $1m+ prize pool, with finals taking place in London

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UK esports and gaming talent nominated in 2022 Gayming Awards including streamer Aimsey, Siege caster Fluke, London Gaymers, Ukie and more

The Gayming Awards, ‘the first and only global award ceremony celebrating LGBTQ+ videogaming’, has tonight announced the nominees for the 2022 Awards live on the GaymingMag Twitch channel. The Gayming Awards also revealed that as well as being streamed, the award show will be heldin-person on April 25th 2022 at the Troxy Theatre in London. It was previously announced that the Gayming Awards would be returning for 2022 with an in-person event in London, and that renowned host Julia Hardy would be hosting the event. Continue reading UK esports and gaming talent nominated in 2022 Gayming Awards including streamer Aimsey,…

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Guild Esports reveals more info on new headquarters, academy and merch shop in London after signing 10-year lease, David Beckham says he’s excited by ‘the next important stage’ in growing the org

Shoreditch seems to be becoming a magnet for top UK-based esports organisations – Fnatic moved there in 2017, Excel in 2021, and now Guild Esports will be opening an office there. Today Guild Esports – the org backed by David Beckham – has announced it has signed a 10-year property lease for the creation of its global esports Guild Academy and corporate headquarters in London’s Shoreditch area. The almost 10,000 sq ft facility is located in London’s technology hub and will open in the second quarter of 2022, between April and June. Continue reading Guild Esports reveals more info on new headquarters,…

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Guild Esports announces its biggest ever sponsorship deal worth £4.5m with Bitstamp after reaching Valorant VCT EMEA 2022 Challengers, will soon open a London HQ

UK-based esports organisation Guild Esports has partnered with Bitstamp, one of the world’s longest-running crypto exchanges. Bitstamp has become Guild’s official cryptocurrency exchange partner with the signing of a three-year global sponsorship deal worth £4.5m. It’s the largest sponsorship deal secured by Guild Esports in its history and will generate annual revenues of £1.5m over the three-year period. It commences on January 29th 2022. As part of the agreement, Bitstamp will be given marketing rights and prominent exposure across Guild Esports’ team jersey and will also appear across social and digital content featuring the company’s pro players and content creators….

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X7 to host team bootcamp, player meet-and-greets and tournaments at the University of Roehampton, with SureFire on board as sponsor

Some of the X7 team (left to right): Nias (head coach), Kasing (support player), Tempt (mid-laner), Haru (jungler) and Devilpiotr (analyst) Isle of Man esports organisation X7 Esports are kicking off the New Year with a team bootcamp, bringing the new X7 League of Legends player roster and staff together. The bootcamp will get underway in January 2022 at the University of Roehampton in London and X7 will follow the latest covid guidelines – Esports News UK is hoping to visit and interview some of the players. Continue reading X7 to host team bootcamp, player meet-and-greets and tournaments at the…

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London to host inaugural ESIC Global Esports Summit in 2022

Not-for-profit association the Esports Integrity Commission (ESIC) will launch its inaugural ESIC Global Esports Summit (EGES) on February 2nd and 3rd 2021 at the ExCeL venue in London. The EGES 2022 will bring together various stakeholders within the esports industry including publishers, tournaments organiser, teams, non-endemics, media and more. Stakeholders are invited to discuss and debate topical issues facing the industry while also sharing expertise relevant to the future of the esports industry. Continue reading London to host inaugural ESIC Global Esports Summit in 2022