October 12, 2021

San Francisco Shock Release 7 Players from its Roster

Heading into the 2022 Overwatch League (OWL) season, San Francisco Shock made huge roster changes and released seven of its ten players. 2021 was not very successful for the Bay Area team. Coming off two exceptional seasons, the Shock did not win any of the four OWL tournaments this year. To top it all off, […]

September 27, 2021

Shanghai Dragons Crowned 2021 Overwatch League Champion

With their signature dive composition, the Shanghai Dragons swept the Atlanta Reign, securing the title of 2021 Overwatch League champion and $1.5 million in prize money. The OWL grand finals between the Dragons and the Reign sums what has been a very exciting Overwatch season. The Dragon’s journey that began with a disastrous start in […]

August 23, 2021

Los Angeles Gladiators Win Overwatch League Countdown Cup

A captivating Overwatch League (OWL) esports series culminated this weekend in a seven-map thriller between Los Angeles Gladiators and Chengdu Hunters. Barging through the relentless action of the Hunters, the Gladiators became the 2021 OWL Countdown Cup champions, earning their first league championship title. This title win comes after consecutive championship dominance from the Shanghai […]

August 10, 2021

Overwatch 2 Release Suffers Another Delay

Overwatch fans may have to wait a bit longer for the completion and launch of Overwatch 2 as more delays appear. Seemingly, the wrangles and workplace discrimination issues affecting Blizzard have affected the development and release of the game. Overwatch 2 Delays There have been a series of delays to the launch of the sequel […]

July 20, 2021

Overwatch League 2021 Playoffs and Grand Finals

Overwatch League (OWL) shared today that it’s returning to a live LAN esports tournament with fan attendance for its 2021 playoffs and grand finals. Blizzard also surprised fans here because the playoffs take place in Texas while grand finals occur in California. Mark your calendars, we're doing it LIVE 🙌#OWL2021 playoffs head to Arlington 9/16-9/19 […]

July 17, 2021

NYXL Ivy Retires from Overwatch League

Lee “Ivy” Seung-hyun, DPS player for the New York Excelsior (NYXL), revealed today that he will not only leave his esports team but that he will also retire from Overwatch League (OWL). Today, we say goodbye to @owivy2 as he retires from the @overwatchleague. He has been a great teammate and we're grateful for his […]

July 13, 2021

Overwatch League Summer Showdown Schedule

The next major Overwatch League esports tournament is already here and the OWL Summer Showdown’s tournament weekend begins in just a few days. Four teams, one goal 🏆 Who's taking it home in the @CocaCola Summer Showdown? pic.twitter.com/WoCnCg94Gs — Overwatch League (@overwatchleague) July 12, 2021 OWL Summer Showdown Following the May Melee and June Joust, […]

June 7, 2021

Overwatch League June Joust Tournament teams

Overwatch League recently released the brackets for the next big upcoming esports event, the OWL 2021 June Joust Tournament, starting June 10. Did you miss us, Hawaii? Because we missed you! The #OWL2021 June Joust bracket is set, and we're ready to hang ten live from @uhmanoa! pic.twitter.com/JMi0Xhwc2U — Overwatch League (@overwatchleague) June 7, 2021 […]

May 13, 2021

OWL June Joust Format Changes and Hero Pool Rotations

After only a few days since Overwatch League (OWL) May Melee ended, the full format and details for the next upcoming esports event, June Joust is revealed. The next tournament features an updated format, hero pool rotations and the casual patch and map settings. The event kicks off later this month and lasts from May […]

May 12, 2021

Washington Justice Ria retires from Overwatch League

One of Overwatch League’s oldest players announced he’s retiring today. Park “Ria” Seong-Wook, off-tank for the Washington Justice, will be quitting the scene after years of competing in Overwatch esports. pic.twitter.com/dtojMEpJDL — Ria (@Ria_970922) May 12, 2021 Ria Retires The tank player and the OWL team released the news this morning on social media. Ria […]