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Are these the next casting stars of the NLC and LEC? We interview UK LoL broadcast talent GreyHart and DocDa at Insomnia 68 about finding your style and going from grassroots to the big stage

You are reading Are these the next casting stars of the NLC and LEC? We interview UK LoL broadcast talent GreyHart and DocDa at Insomnia 68 about finding your style and going from grassroots to the big stage by Esports News UK – If you enjoy this content check us out on https://twitter.com/Esports_News_UK You are reading Are these the next casting stars of the NLC and LEC? We interview UK LoL broadcast talent GreyHart and DocDa at Insomnia 68 about finding your style and going from grassroots to the big stage by Esports News UK – If you enjoy this…

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Frenzy to play at Smash Summit 13, becomes first UK player to compete in the event’s history

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University of Essex and University of East Anglia esports teams prepare to do battle at Derby Day 2022 for the first time

You are reading University of Essex and University of East Anglia esports teams prepare to do battle at Derby Day 2022 for the first time by Esports News UK – If you enjoy this content check us out on https://twitter.com/Esports_News_UK You are reading University of Essex and University of East Anglia esports teams prepare to do battle at Derby Day 2022 for the first time by Esports News UK – If you enjoy this content check us out on https://twitter.com/Esports_News_UK Continue reading University of Essex and University of East Anglia esports teams prepare to do battle at Derby Day 2022…

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Frankie Ward returns to esports event hosting at PGL Major, Sjokz also joins broadcast line-up in favour of MSI

You are reading Frankie Ward returns to esports event hosting at PGL Major, Sjokz also joins broadcast line-up in favour of MSI by Esports News UK – If you enjoy this content check us out on https://twitter.com/Esports_News_UK You are reading Frankie Ward returns to esports event hosting at PGL Major, Sjokz also joins broadcast line-up in favour of MSI by Esports News UK – If you enjoy this content check us out on https://twitter.com/Esports_News_UK Continue reading Frankie Ward returns to esports event hosting at PGL Major, Sjokz also joins broadcast line-up in favour of MSI

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Evil Geniuses head of LoL coaching staff Peter Dun reflects on ‘shock’ LCS 3-0 grand final win

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Insomnia 68 CSGO LAN organisers respond to complaints around server problems, delays, format and prizing

Photo credit: @Sophie_skittle | Insomnia esports coverage powered by AGON by AOC Staff representing Player1 Events have addressed complaints made by CSGO players at the recent Insomnia 68 LAN event, which was won by Into the Breach. We’ll put that in part 2 of this article, but before we get onto it, first let’s look at what happened in part 1. Part 1: What happened at i68’s CSGO LAN? Continue reading Insomnia 68 CSGO LAN organisers respond to complaints around server problems, delays, format and prizing

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New Valorant grassroots esports series Beacon launches for players in UK, Ireland and Nordics

UK-based esports tournament provider and solutions agency Promod Esports has announced it is launching Beacon, a competitive Valorant circuit for the Northern European Region, in association with Riot Games. The regional circuit will aim to ‘bridge the gap between matchmaking and the wider Valorant esports ecosystem’, creating new pathways for players in the UK, Ireland and Nordic regions. Beacon will have two splits per year, with each split comprising numerous tournaments operated by third-party organisers, where teams will earn points based on their performance. Continue reading New Valorant grassroots esports series Beacon launches for players in UK, Ireland and Nordics

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Sheffield to host UK’s first CoD LAN since the pandemic, with Irish org Katana Gaming taking part

Tournament organiser the ACCL is hosting a VibePay Spring Invitational in Sheffield from May 7th and 8th 2022. It’s billed as the first CoD LAN in the UK since the start of the pandemic. This will take place at the Lava Esports centre located at 2 Rockingham Street, S1 4LZ, and it will feature a £3,000 prize pool. ACCL announced the LAN tournament on Twitter last month, and one team organisation recently sent us additional details on the event. Continue reading Sheffield to host UK’s first CoD LAN since the pandemic, with Irish org Katana Gaming taking part

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Verdant form LoL team for i68 open with Torok as a support player: ‘The other teams have no chance against us and his big brain tactics’

Insomnia esports coverage powered by AGON by AOC The UK’s biggest LAN is finally back, and the UK League of Legends community is coming together to battle it out (and trade banter!) at the Insomnia 68 Open. One organisation from the Northern League of Legends Championship (NLC) Division 2 has signed up – Verdant. And they have an interesting team, having brought JD XL coach Torok in as their support player. Continue reading Verdant form LoL team for i68 open with Torok as a support player: ‘The other teams have no chance against us and his big brain tactics’

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CSGO esports talent left unpaid after problems around postponed €180,000 HCG Masters

Several esports casters, production staff and other talent have been left unpaid after a new CSGO tournament was suddenly postponed halfway through proceedings. Season 1 of the Hardcore Gaming Masters (HCG), a new tournament with a supposed €180,000 prize pool, was indefinitely postponed over funding issues. The LAN finals, due to take place in Portugal, were cancelled and organisers hope to play these out online at some point. However, esports talent have been left unpaid, frustrated and looking for other work after booking the LAN final dates into their diaries. Continue reading CSGO esports talent left unpaid after problems around…

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Jukeyz wins Delirium and Tim the Tatman Warzone tournaments, announces ‘See Me in NA’ gaming tour to face US’ best in duos wagers

UK Call of Duty Warzone star, Red Bull athlete and London Royal Ravens streamer, Liam ‘Jukeyz’ James, is on fire right now. He’s performed well in several Warzone tournaments and has just announced a tour of the US, where he will be playing duos and producing content. First up, he won the $1,600 Rebirth Customs tournament hosted by UK esports organisation Delirium, as well as host and model Mina Mendes and events organisation Collateral. Continue reading Jukeyz wins Delirium and Tim the Tatman Warzone tournaments, announces ‘See Me in NA’ gaming tour to face US’ best in duos wagers

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UK player Astro returns to Rainbow Six Siege with Viperio following break and cancer diagnosis

Update (April 11th 2022): Astro has joined UK esports organisation Viperio’s Rainbow Six line-up. The roster can be found below, with fellow UK player Aktr on board as a substitute. Viperio will be playing in the Rainbow Six Siege Northern Premier League. Excited to be back playing again with a team, still slowly getting back into siege but the lads have been super supportive with everything. More good news soon! Continue reading UK player Astro returns to Rainbow Six Siege with Viperio following break and cancer diagnosis

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Confetti, NUEL and GGTech team up to host Amazon University Esports UK and Ireland finals

The UK’s Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies will be providing hosting duties for the grand finals of Amazon University Esports UK and Ireland tournament, organised by NUEL in partnership with Spanish firm GGTech Entertainment. The finals – including Rainbow Six Siege, CSGO, League of Legends and Valorant – will be broadcast live from today (Monday April 11th) to Thursday April 14th in Confetti’s esports production facilities. Across the four games, more than 800 teams from 100+ UK and Ireland universities have taken part in weekly tournaments throughout the NUEL Winter and Spring seasons, to be whittled down to the final…

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Esports fans in the UK warming to cryptocurrency, finds YouGov report

New YouGov research shows purchase intent of cryptocurrency among esports fans in the UK has ‘substantially increased’ in the past 12 months. Esports fans who say they are very likely, likely or somewhat likely to use cryptocurrency in the next year has increased by ten points – equating to a 21% increase (47% in 2021 vs 57% in 2022). The impact is even greater for the general UK population, whose likely use of crypto has increased by close to 64% (from 11% to 18%).  Continue reading Esports fans in the UK warming to cryptocurrency, finds YouGov report

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Team Norse Thunder up for start-up business award

UK esports organisation Team Norse Thunder are in the running for an award in a UK-wide business competition. The org are up for the StartUp Awards’ Social Enterprise Award, a category that recognises “new businesses that give back, enrich communities, and make a contribution to wider society”. The StartUp Awards consists of multiple regions, including London, the South West, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and more. More than 2,500 nominations have been made in the awards, each celebrating the work a recent start-up is doing in their field, and Team Norse Thunder is one of three Midlands-based social enterprises to make…