August 20, 2019

Call of Duty Secures Two More Franchise Players

The upcoming Call of Duty league acquired two franchise owners to take slots in the tournament. Misfits Gaming’s Florida Mayhem, a Miami-based esports organization, announced it will be taking the Florida slot. In the initial release, Misfits explained the decision to join the Call of Duty league: “Our experience with the Overwatch League and Activision […]

August 17, 2019

Pros, Cons, Thoughts on Apex’s Solos and Iron Crown Event

Apex Legends has once again come to the forefront of gaming since Respawn launched Solo Mode and The Iron Crown event. New Solo Mode Previously, games of Apex Legends consisted of 20 teams of 3. Solos, as the name suggests, is a 60 person free-for-all mode. The objective of the game remains the same: be […]

August 14, 2019

Multiple sexual misconduct allegations end in ban for Street Fighter pro

The fighting game community has been pressed to keep its members safe in the current social climate. The community is rocked by several allegations against Street Fighter Pro, Leah ‘Gllty’ Hayes, for “unwanted, inappropriate physical contact” with past attendees.  The initial allegations began with Super Smash Ultimate player Davon “Promaelia” Crawley tweeted out their experience […]

Brawl Stars announces World Championship tournament with $250,000 prize pool

SuperCell has announced its plans for 2019 Brawl Stars World Championship. SuperCell will be hosting a 3 stage format tournament, the grand finals of which will be aired live in South Korea. The Global Finals will pit the best eight teams from around the world. Sign up now for the Brawl Stars World Championship! 🏆 […]

August 6, 2019

Gen.G partners with Bumble, signs all-female Fortnite team

International organization Gen.G esports established a partnership with the social and dating application Bumble. Bumble has over 65 million users worldwide.  With this partnership, the two parties will see the launch of Gen.G’s first all-female team. The team will be called ‘Gen.G Empowered by Bumble,’ or ‘Team Bumble’ and will play, stream and compete in […]

Is Epsilon Esports shutting down?

Belgium based organization, Epsilon Esports, is reported to shut down soon due to accrued financial issues. Vie.gg, a partner of Epsilon Esports, reports that Epsilon is struggling to pay salaries as other esports companies rise with their expenses.  Epsilon Esports cannot keep up and is being forced to close down before debt starts to add […]

EVO 2019 Grand Finale matches and their winners

Evolution Championship Series (EVO) is held annually in Las Vegas, Nevada by SRKX Productions and hosts the most popular fighting games in the world. It is one of if not the most prestigious Fighting Game Community tournaments held every year. An open-style tournament sorts through thousands of participants and awards a prize pool of over […]

August 5, 2019

Reliving our favorite EVO moments: Arslan Ash Tekken 7 Unified Champion

EVO 2019 has just concluded its weekend with record highs, methodical mind games, and classic high-paced action.  The whole weekend was full of fighting game goodness and the euphoric high of spectating some of the most exciting and mentally exhausting games in the esports industry today. Fighting game tournaments are much akin to watching a […]

August 2, 2019

Riot Games announces development of fighting game at EVO

Announced at the EVO 2019 Championship is a new fighting game to hit the streets. But this is no ordinary fighting game. It’s being made by Radiant Entertainment and Riot Games, the company that owns League of Legends.  Tom Canon, a current Riot employee and the founder of EVO, made the announcement at the opening […]

Nightwolf returns to wreak havoc in Mortal Kombat 11

After being absent since his last appearance in Mortal Kombat 2011, Nightwolf makes his way back to the bloodbath with new powers at his disposal. Nightwolf originally made his debut in Mortal Kombat 3. He is one of the most recognizable Native American characters, sharing the spotlight with Chief Thunder from Killer Instinct and Thunder […]

League of Legends replacing Twisted Treeline with Teamfight Tactics

There is no surprise that Riot’s latest League of Legends game mode, Teamfight Tactics (TFT), is a hot success. A mode incorporating characters from a top game and requiring less active engagement is the lazy gamer’s dream. Is the announcement of TFT staying permanently alongside the removal of Twisted Treeline just a coincidence? Teamfight Tactics […]

August 1, 2019

World Warriors and Final Fighters Reunite in Capcom Summer Bundle

Capcom has released the first gameplay trailers for their newest release of returning faces and one more familiar brawler. Capcom has once again failed to keep any surprises in the wake of another EVO, after leakers got a hold of a video that was posted on Steam, taking the proverbial cat out of the bag […]

July 25, 2019

Fortnite World Cup preview and a look at Fortnite esports

One of the largest esports tournaments of all time kicks off in NYC this weekend July 26th through the 28th. No matter how you feel about Fortnite esports, the World Cup promises to be the largest Battle Royale esports tournament ever held and will mark an important moment in the future esports scene for one […]

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