January 31, 2020

Overwatch patch nerfs must-pick heroes

Blizzard’s first-person shooter released their new retail patch notes that are looking to end the current Overwatch meta as fans know it. The new hero updates allow players to stray away from the 100 percent pick rate heroes that dominated Overwatch and their competitive ladder the past two ranked seasons. As players theory-craft and discover […]

January 23, 2020

Rainbow Six Siege: Six Invitational 2020

Ubisoft, home of Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege, hosts the first major event of the year, The Six Invitational 2020. The event will be hosted and live-streamed from February 14 to February 16. The world’s best teams will duke it out to see who will be crowned the Rainbow Six World Champion. Six Invitational Teams […]

December 20, 2019

Renewed partnership empowers collegiate esports

Two years ago, Tespa and ASUS Republic of Gamers partnered up to bring the best hardware to the collegiate esports scene. This year, both companies return to join forces. ASUS ROG will provide exclusive PCs, monitors, and routers for the 2019-2020 academic year. Tespa, an organization owned directly by Blizzard Entertainment, is a network of […]

December 16, 2019

Overwatch prodigy signed at 13 years old

Contenders team Uprising Academy, owned by Overwatch League’s Boston Uprising, signed Michael “RhynO” Willoughby to their roster. Now being the youngest professionally signed Overwatch player, RhynO, officially committed to the Boston Uprising Academy team. After a recent top-four finish at the National Championship Series (NCS), he got recognized and officially signed by the organization. Michael […]