July 20, 2021

Overwatch League 2021 Playoffs and Grand Finals

Overwatch League (OWL) shared today that it’s returning to a live LAN esports tournament with fan attendance for its 2021 playoffs and grand finals. Blizzard also surprised fans here because the playoffs take place in Texas while grand finals occur in California. Mark your calendars, we're doing it LIVE 🙌#OWL2021 playoffs head to Arlington 9/16-9/19 […]

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 […]

July 13, 2021

Overwatch League Summer Showdown Schedule

The next major Overwatch League esports tournament is already here and the OWL Summer Showdown’s tournament weekend begins in just a few days. Four teams, one goal 🏆 Who's taking it home in the @CocaCola Summer Showdown? pic.twitter.com/WoCnCg94Gs — Overwatch League (@overwatchleague) July 12, 2021 OWL Summer Showdown Following the May Melee and June Joust, […]

June 7, 2021

Overwatch League June Joust Tournament teams

Overwatch League recently released the brackets for the next big upcoming esports event, the OWL 2021 June Joust Tournament, starting June 10. Did you miss us, Hawaii? Because we missed you! The #OWL2021 June Joust bracket is set, and we're ready to hang ten live from @uhmanoa! pic.twitter.com/JMi0Xhwc2U — Overwatch League (@overwatchleague) June 7, 2021 […]

May 13, 2021

OWL June Joust Format Changes and Hero Pool Rotations

After only a few days since Overwatch League (OWL) May Melee ended, the full format and details for the next upcoming esports event, June Joust is revealed. The next tournament features an updated format, hero pool rotations and the casual patch and map settings. The event kicks off later this month and lasts from May […]

May 12, 2021

Washington Justice Ria retires from Overwatch League

One of Overwatch League’s oldest players announced he’s retiring today. Park “Ria” Seong-Wook, off-tank for the Washington Justice, will be quitting the scene after years of competing in Overwatch esports. pic.twitter.com/dtojMEpJDL — Ria (@Ria_970922) May 12, 2021 Ria Retires The tank player and the OWL team released the news this morning on social media. Ria […]

May 10, 2021

May Melee won by Overwatch League team Dallas Fuel

Over the weekend, Overwatch League (OWL) esports team Dallas Fuel, owned by Envy, defeated the Shanghai Dragons to win their first tournament title in the May Melee. THE CYCLE HAS BEEN BROKEN! The @DallasFuel are the champions of the May Melee!#BurnBlue | #OWL2021 pic.twitter.com/BFXFUHiFwq — Overwatch League (@overwatchleague) May 9, 2021 Dallas Fuel finally Wins […]

May 3, 2021

Overwatch League May Melee final weekend details

After multiple weeks of qualifier matches and regional knockouts, the Overwatch League (OWL) May Melee Tournament final weekend is right around the corner. The main stage will see four of the best Overwatch esports teams compete for a share of the massive $225 thousand prize pool. Lasting three eventful days, the competition runs from May […]

April 17, 2021

Overwatch League 2021 Day 1 Recap

After many months of waiting in the Overwatch League offseason, esports is back and Day 1 of 2021 OWL saw big winners in today’s teams. OWL Day 1 Today’s games started with a showdown between the two Texas-based teams. Houston Outlaws and Dallas Fuel played each other in a heated five-map series. Houston took the […]

April 14, 2021

Overwatch League to host Live Events in China for 2021

Overwatch League just made public its plan to restore live esports events in China for its 2021 season. OWL has worked with Chinese authorities to make it possible for fans to enjoy live esports again. They are clearly not going to represent the majority of Overwatch League play but it is still a step towards […]