December 16, 2020

Golden Guardians Academy Chime: A New Season, Aspirations and OCE

The North American League of Legends esports scene will forever be changed as we head into the 2021 season. The LCS Academy and amateur scene will start to unite as one, with an opportunity for players to make an impression in front of NA’s biggest organizations. Jonathan “Chime” Pomponio from Golden Guardians Academy shared his […]

July 18, 2020

Hearthstone pro Kolento talks about esports and his journey

The competitive side of esports is full of titles and players that cover them. There are fast-paced titles like Apex Legends or CS:GO where every millisecond in a match counts. Simultaneously, more time-consuming titles rely on strategic mapping like Dota 2 or Starcraft. These titles make up a wide array of competitive genres that make […]

July 17, 2020

How esports casters change the game

Esports tournaments have been around for over 40 years. The first-ever esports tournament was held at Stanford University in October 1972. With prize pools up to the millions, tension can get high, making for thrilling gameplay for the fans. But is the success of tournaments due to the games alone? A good caster can change […]

May 20, 2020

Team Secret CEO John Yao talks esports and COVID-19 in interview

When people think of esports, they think of organizations, players, and teams. They think of the impact all three key points can make and fans reminisce. They travel back in time to a moment of roaring fans, shouting hosts, bright lights, and a thick atmosphere of unending passion. That is esports. An unending stream of […]

April 3, 2020

2020 Esports Awards with Director Michael Ashford

Esports surpasses unprecedented heights every year. And with every successful milestone reached, it’s only standard for those who improved the industry to receive recognition. The Esports Awards is an annual event celebrating the success of the booming industry. Every year, hundreds of people attend and thousands watch. Initially kicking off in 2016, the 2020 Esports […]

February 1, 2020

Haute Cosplay: Interviewing an award-winning cosplayer

When she is not cosplaying, fans can find Isabelle Scott, also known as Haute Cosplay, sharing her experience and progress on new costume designs and makeup looks. HC is a professional costume designer, makeup artist, and glamour photographer based in Miami, Florida. She used her skills to become an award-winning cosplayer at Supercon, Global Beauty […]

January 27, 2020

Interviewing Stephanie Lindgren, Esports Photographer of the Year

  Capturing moments in time and being among those in the esports industry’s frontline of success is Stephanie Lindgren, 2019’s Esports Photographer of the Year at the Esports Awards. Stephanie is an esports photographer who’s traveled the world to the most prestigious esport events. She’s caught the emotions within and immortalized them for the world […]

December 6, 2019

Inspiring New Generations: Interviewing CS:GO pro Stephanie “missharvey” Harvey

Equipped with years of esports experience and knowledge, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive professional Stephanie “missharvey” Harvey is the director of esports franchise development and outreach at Counter Logic Gaming. In an interview with Esportz Network, missharvey recalled her constant competitive nature and involvement with video games. When she was growing up, she enjoyed the Mario and […]

October 25, 2019

Interview with Rob TV

Street Fighter 5 claims more spotlight with esports starting to intersect with the Fighting Game Community. As the community finally starts rallying together to claim the title of esport, we wanted to speak with a champion of the FGC. Esportz Network had the opportunity to interview Rob TV, a professional player in Street Fighter 5. […]

October 11, 2019

Streamer interviews on Call of Duty: Mobile esports

Following the extremely successful launch of Call of Duty: Mobile, Esportz Network interviewed Twitch streamers and mobile gaming YouTubers to find their beliefs on whether the game will enter the esports scene. The key to any game becoming a successful esport is the support of a strong fanbase. The Opinions: When asked if CoD: Mobile […]