About Us

Welcome to SLUGS, the University of Sheffield’s gaming society!
 
As a society we have both competitive and casual players. If you want to take part in University esports, socialise through gaming or meet new people with similar interests then we are the society for you. We run weekly online socials where you can socialise through gaming and we aim to resume running our regular LAN events and bar socials when quarantine has been relaxed sufficiently.

More competitive gamers may compete in UK university leagues offered by NSE and The NUEL. In 2020 we collaborated with Hallam to offer our first esports varsity event and we are eager to hold more tournaments within the society in the future. Multiple teams can sign up for each game every season so players of all levels are encouraged to play. Team finder forms will be posed to the SLUGS Facebook page near the start of each competitive season, however players may also form their own teams independently.


If you want support with competitive gaming, be it finding a team, requesting coaching, or even casting opportunities, please get in touch with us on Facebook, a DM to a committee member on our Discord, or via email.

Achievements
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2nd Place Challenger

Dota 2 Spring 2020
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Top 16

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Winter 2019
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Top 32

Super Smash Brothers Ultimate Winter 2019
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Regional Division 4

League of Legends Winter 2019
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Top 8 Dota 2

Championship Bracket 2019 Spring Championship
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Top 8 Place Dota 2

2018 Winter Championship
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SheffSpunkers
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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Morgan Stace
Slugs in Pyjamas
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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7
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Sol Hickman
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
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Anson Fong
Sheffield Shitters
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Dota 2
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Cian Moriarty
ZHA GOD NB
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Dota 2
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6
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Red Devil Roy 7
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8
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Michael Flanagan
Victorious Secrets
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Charlie Gaskell
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1
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Charlie Grimshaw
shefHearthstone
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ShefSlugs
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League of Legends
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David Chen
ShefSlugs
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League of Legends
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1
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David Chen
ShefSlugs
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League of Legends
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1
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David Chen
Sheffields of Justice
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League of Legends
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League of Legends
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7
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Nathan Price
Sheffield Dragons
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Overwatch
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8
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1
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Smash Ultimate
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AtGinge 4 MeltingPoint every Monday 5pm
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Smash Ultimate
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Luke Galloway
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Smash Ultimate
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Luke Galloway
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Smash Ultimate
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