January 9, 2021

VALORANT Yoru abilities and details officially revealed

Riot Games is out with official information on the new VALORANT Agent, Yoru, including all of his abilities and details. ANOTHER duelist? 😱@GODaZeD takes us through the newest @PlayVALORANT agent, Yoru! 📺: https://t.co/3CUeUmcVgj pic.twitter.com/kOrW7yLwna — T1 (@T1) January 9, 2021 VALORANT Yoru After being teased multiple times, VALORANT Agent 14 is finally being shown off. […]

January 8, 2021

Fnatic Suffers the Departure of flusha from its Roster

Fnatic CS:GO player Robin “flusha” Rönnquist took to Twitter to announce his departure from the roster today. This is the end of the Swedish player’s third run with the Swedish organization. Over the course of 15 months, flusha performed with Fnatic at multiple different events. He won DreamHack Masters Malmö and ESL Pro League Season […]

September 4, 2020

T1 VALORANT roster drops crashies and food

T1 Esports announced that both Victor “food” Wong and Austin “crashies” Roberts have been released from its VALORANT roster. This came as a surprise to VALORANT esports fans because everyone focused on Tyler “Skadoodle” Latham. The organization decided to bench Skadoodle before Ignition Series Pop Flash Invitational. Some of his teammates voiced their concerns with […]

March 26, 2020

Team Liquid might make LCS history by missing Playoffs

Team Liquid, four-time trophy winners and current defenders of the LCS championship, will likely miss the 2020 Spring Split Playoffs. In order to make it to Playoffs, Team Liquid needs to win their last two scheduled matches and the inevitable tiebreakers that come after. Their score is currently 7-9, putting them in seventh place. Their […]

March 26, 2020

Quarantine Series, Smash Ultimate’s online tournament

In a time where in-person Smash Ultimate tournaments cannot continue, YouTubers Jacob “Alpharad” Rabon and Charles “MoistCr1TiKaL” White plan to hold a series of online tournaments known as the Quarantine Series. These online tournaments will take place over the next four months and lead into a grand championship tournament, a dramatic boost to Smash esports. […]

March 24, 2020

How Casinos Can Use Gaming to Modernize Slots

Slots are the most popular part of every casino. Something about the spinning reels lining up just works for the average casino visitor and the house rakes in the cash. But younger generations are increasingly skipping the slots in favor of table games like poker and blackjack or passing on betting altogether. Now casinos are […]

March 18, 2020

Garena’s Free Fire is Dominating Esports Emerging Markets

If you’re living in America or Europe, you might not have heard of Free Fire. But that’s definitely not true in Latin America. Garena’s Free Fire was the third most downloaded mobile esport of 2019 and was driven mostly by absurd popularity in many regions, but most notably Brazil. It’s a battle royale title that […]

March 11, 2020

Rocket League World Championship canceled but still grows

The Rocket League Season 9 World Championship has been canceled in order to protect the health of the players, production team and spectators. Scheduled to take place on April 24 to 26 at the Curtis Culwell Center in Dallas, Texas, the event meant a lot to fans. Psyonix, the developer of Rocket League, is looking […]

March 7, 2020

Why India Provides a Massive Opportunity for Esports

Esports are truly going global. While games like League of Legends are already popular worldwide, many regions struggled to build out esports infrastructure. With advancements in mobile phone technology, those barriers to entry virtually disappeared. China is already the driver of many of the biggest esports companies in the world, but now the only country […]

March 4, 2020

ESL’s Michal ‘CARMAC’ Blicharz on Coronavirus Concern in Katowice, Valorant and ESL Pro League

IEM Katowice is one of the most anticipated CS:GO events of every year. Thousands of people make the trip to Katowice’s Spodek arena to watch the best teams in the world compete. Unfortunately, this year, the regional polish government decided the congregation of fans in the arena carried too much of a health risk with […]