July 17, 2021

NYXL Ivy Retires from Overwatch League

Lee “Ivy” Seung-hyun, DPS player for the New York Excelsior (NYXL), revealed today that he will not only leave his esports team but that he will also retire from Overwatch League (OWL). Today, we say goodbye to @owivy2 as he retires from the @overwatchleague. He has been a great teammate and we're grateful for his […]

March 15, 2021

Kevin Durant invests in Andbox, NYXL and Subliners

NBA Brooklyn Nets basketball player Kevin Durant just invested in Andbox, the ownership group for Overwatch League’s New York Excelsior and Call of Duty League’s New York Subliners, further cementing the link between sports and esports. Proud to announce our newest investment in @andbox_official @subliners to continue the growth of esports in New York and beyond […]

December 23, 2020

New York Excelsior signs 4 DPS players for 2021 OWL

Today, Overwatch League team New York Excelsior announced that it signed four players to the 2021 NYXL esports team. The call has been answered. Please welcome our DPS line: @FEATH5R_OW, @owivy2, @FloraOw02, and @Gwangboong_ow, presented by @TMobile. #EverUpward pic.twitter.com/gtODNz2erz — NYXL (@NYXL) December 22, 2020 NYXL Players Usually a dominant team, the 2020 season wasn’t […]

July 7, 2020

OWL Summer Showdown won by Paris Eternal and Guangzhou Charge

Overwatch League Summer Showdown finally found winners in Paris Eternal and Guangzhou Charge. Many fans stated that this summer showdown was one of the wildest OWL tournaments they saw. No one expected what happened as fans saw upsets after upsets. In the end, two teams who never won before took trophies home for North America […]

November 1, 2019

Vindex Launches Platform with $60 Million Funding

Vindex, the new apparent rising leader in the esports industry, brings a whole new light to the ever-growing market. Major League Gaming (MLG) Co-Founders Mike Sepso and Sundance DiGiovanni have established Vindex. Along with the assistance and cooperation of various financial technology entrepreneurs and highly-qualified Esport pioneers. Vindex aims to help facilitate the growth and […]

October 17, 2019

All OWL 2020 Off-Season Roster Changes

Overwatch League’s free agency period for 2020 began Oct 7. Teams have until Nov 15 to sign a minimum of eight players to their rosters.  After that point any extra roster signings or player transactions must resolve by June 15.  Roster changes by team are listed in chronological order: Boston Uprising Changes: Assistant coaches Shake […]

September 19, 2019

Vancouver Titans vs San Francisco Shock Grand Final preview

The Overwatch League 2019 playoffs have come to an end, with two teams emerging to battle it out at the Grand Finals. San Francisco Shock and Vancouver Titans will face off at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia Sept. 29 for the championship title. The two teams will also be fighting for the Overwatch League […]

September 16, 2019

OWL Playoffs Week 3 Recap

Coming into the last full week of playoffs, every team remaining has a shot at making it all the way to the prestigious Overwatch League Grand Finals. Expectations are high for all as the strong teams look to separate themselves from the rest. Atlanta Reign 0 – 4 Hangzhou Spark The losers’ quarterfinals matches started […]