July 6, 2020

Call of Duty Warzone’s next killstreak is overpowered

Call of Duty Warzone recently introduced the classic killstreak of a Counter UAV. A longtime killstreak option in the Call of Duty series, the battle royale title now includes this game-changer. Warzone Counter UAV Warzone players discovered that the new killstreak is already in the game. Likely added in a recent patch, Counter UAVs have […]

July 4, 2020

BTS Summer Shuffle reveals Rocket League teams

Beyond the Summit just revealed the participating Rocket League teams for Summer Shuffle. Eight teams will participate in an exciting Rocket League esports competition on July 7 for a $45 thousand prize pool. Of these eight teams in Rocket League esports, BTS showed off six of them today. Say HELLO to our invited teams for […]

July 3, 2020

Shaq welcomes Clix to NRG Fortnite roster

NRG announced on Twitter the last addition to its Fortnite roster. Cody “Clix” Conrod will now officially join NRG. There was a lot of teasing and mystery around who Clix would play for. He also played a part in this with misleading tweets about joining FaZe Clan. As one of the best players in Fortnite […]

July 3, 2020

Rainbow Six Siege Y5S2.1 patch adds match cancellation and balance

The Rainbow Six Siege Y5S2.1 patch just went live for players to enjoy, bringing long-awaited features and operator balancing changes. Games like R6 always look for unbalanced characters and bug fixes. This time, Melusi, Hibana, and Ace see changes. Ubisoft used players’ feedback to spot issues to solve and remove overpowered mechanics. Rainbow Six Siege […]

July 2, 2020

Pakistan bans PUBG Mobile

Recently, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority announced that Pakistan will “temporarily” ban PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Mobile because of claims that the popular battle-royale game does more damage than good. PTA stated that the game is “addictive, wastage of time and poses a serious negative impact on the physical and psychological health of the children.” PUBG has been cited […]

July 2, 2020

Psyonix introduces new Rocket League esports with RLCS X

Psyonix introduced the future format of Rocket League esports in RLCS X. After being pressured by many teams for real change, the developer and organizer finally answered by proposing a completely reworked Rocket League esports structure. Even though the regular Rocket League Championship Series had big moments, it was time to move on and evolve. […]

July 2, 2020

PlayBrain raises $6 million to grow esports in Japan

Japanese content provider and esports event organizer, PlayBrain, raised $6 million in its Series A funding round, led by BITKRAFT Esports Ventures. The raised money will be used to manage tournaments and leagues in Japan. Additionally, funds will go towards creating esports content. Series A round funding totals up PlayBrain’s raised money to an astounding […]

July 1, 2020

Rise Nation wants to join Call of Duty League

Esports company Rise Nation announced after their rebrand an interest in rejoining Call of Duty esports. Thanks to previous dominance in the scene, the team’s entry into Call of Duty League might come soon. The formerly top-ranked Call of Duty team held a $50 thousand Warzone charity event on June 26. Rise Nation’s purpose was […]

July 1, 2020

Latest Overwatch patch notes nerf Brigitte and add Open Queue

Blizzard just released the new Overwatch patch and patch notes on June 30, bringing new additions and changes to Brigitte and the game. For games with precise meta like Overwatch, balance changes and new features are important to diversify the game. The Hero Pools system is a perfect example of this. In this particular case, […]

July 1, 2020

Redeye leaves esports following accusations of violence

Paul “Redeye” Chaloner announced his departure of the esports industry after allegations of assault were made against him this weekend. This primarily comes from former colleague and caster James Banks, who tweeted a statement on June 27 claiming Chaloner punched a London-based tournament organizer while working there in 2015. The statement said Redeye was placed […]

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