Earlier this week the sad news of uFrag’s departure from the UK esports scene was announced.
It’s with a heavy heart we say farewell to uFrag as an organisation. Having represented UK esports at events as far back as i53 in late 2014, they had grown to become a household name for UK esports fans and a staple of events.
The original news was posted on the uFrag website. Here’s what Elliot ‘Sed’ Brown, founder of uFrag, had to say;
“The time has come!
Sadly it’s time for us to acknowledge that things have run their course and we will be closing down uFrag with immediate effect.
Unfortunately nothing has come to fruition as close as some things came in [...]
The Last Resort has picked up the roster currently known as Project X, formed by Adam “adamxoxo” Rotherham after the demise of his uFrag roster. The team had been going through some roster changes recently, swapping out the players they had on trial, but now they’re a confirmed five as they sign for TLR.
After three qualifiers, and four contentious invites, the ten teams for the inaugural season of the UK Gaming Tours have been completed. All of these teams are set for play, when the league starts on the 17th January. All of which intend to battle it out for spots to the LAN finals.
After the group’s stages, everyone is usually slightly tired, bored, or wants to play more and more to improve while in this setting so the world famous epicLAN intermediates have started! In group a, we saw a slightly weaker group in comparison to the second group, we will get to that later, but Phenomenal Gaming has certainly been phenomenal with a 3-1-0 record, but in terms of results, the rest of the group has been relatively quiet which is ensuring that Phenomenal will be going through groups with a 3-1-0 scoreline.Group B:
Meanwhile over in the other group, we saw some quality teams that all have the potential to make it out of the groups, all face off [...]