April 10, 2020

Heatseeker mode, a limited-time Rocket League game

Psyonix, the developer of Rocket League, announced a new 3v3 game mode called Heatseeker. From April 16 to April 20, Rocket League fans are promised to face one another in a game of reflexes in this limited-time game mode. This new Rocket League update provides a whole new experience for players and maybe even Rocket […]

April 10, 2020

Season 3 launch guide for Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

Activision has finally released all content related to Call of Duty Season 3 for Modern Warfare. Fans will have a lot of opportunities to be busy as it brings new experiences to PVP and a big Warzone update. The Modern Warfare update is already available on Xbox, PS4, and PC. In a blog post, Activision […]

April 10, 2020

What Sports Brands Need to Know About Esports

With COVID-19 shutting down nearly every major sports league around the world, brands are scrambling. Hundreds of companies were counting on March Madness, the NBA Playoffs and the Olympics to put their brand in front of millions of viewers. These events are tried and true. The demographics have been researched time and again, the practices […]

April 9, 2020

VALORANT helps Twitch reach 4 million concurrent viewers

VALORANT’s beta had a strong start on Twitch with the FPS game breaking records on Day 1. Riot Game’s new title surpassed Twitch’s 2018 concurrent viewership record in August 2018. VALORANT is Riot Games’ first intellectual property outside of the popular MOBA game, League of Legends. Thanks to gamers seeking VALORANT keys for closed beta […]

April 9, 2020

Generation Esports launched by the High School Esports League

The High School Esports League has officially launched an organization and competitive platform called Generation Esports. It aims to bring higher quality competitiveness driven by a love for gaming. Additionally, Generation Esports is adamant about making sure that its tournaments are open to all ages. Social Distancing Cup Generation Esports’ first event is the Social […]

April 9, 2020

Forevr launches esports management agency with s1mple and N0tail

Revealed today, esports management company Forevr opened its doors, inspiring a new outlet of the esports industry. Led by Marc Ogihara, an experienced client manager, and Astralis founder Frederik Byskov, this agency reaches for high places with big clients. Forevr plans to create value through a variety of services using a holistic management approach, ensuring […]

April 8, 2020

Valve changes how teams qualify for Majors

With ESL One Rio Major pushed to November due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Valve also pushes for a new ruleset for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Major qualifications. These CS:GO Major changes will shift how teams need to play to qualify. CS:GO Major Changes 16 teams fight for a chance to win millions of dollars and glory […]

April 7, 2020

How can artificial intelligence impact esports?

Artificial intelligence technology promises in the near future to transform every aspect of our lives from work to play. AI will undoubtedly also play a vital role in driving the popularity of esports, which according to a recent Newzoo report is expected to have an annual growth rate of an impressive 14 percent by 2021. […]

April 7, 2020

Through the Eyes of the Healer: Moira

Talon-affiliated scientist, Moira O’Deorain, is Mercy’s polar opposite in terms of her power to manipulate life. She joined the Overwatch roster in 2017, making her the 26th hero. Executive producer Jeff Kaplan introduced Moira as a “hybrid hero.” Through the eyes of the healer, players can learn how best to use this combat support in […]

April 6, 2020

Rainbow Six: Siege best defenders for each role

Fans entering the world of Rainbow Six: Siege may be intimidated by the number of operators and their different functions. R6 entered Year 5 Season 1 recently, introducing the new operators Iana and Oryx, and reaching a new level of esports interest. The dynamic roles of attackers and defenders in Siege make the tactical FPS […]

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