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 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 […]

February 13, 2021

Hangzhou Spark change for 2021 OWL

Overwatch League esports team Hangzhou Spark shared that they want to overcome major communication issues holding them back in 2021 on an OWL site blog post. For the @Hangzhou_Spark, communication is 🔑 See how this team is making changes in-game and out for #OWL2021 📚: https://t.co/CqqvPFWNLR pic.twitter.com/3PfIDqoKVZ — Overwatch League (@overwatchleague) February 12, 2021 Hangzhou […]

October 15, 2020

Overwatch League Season 4 brings big changes

Overwatch League is reportedly considering making some huge changes for Season 4 next year. Considering what happened this year, Season 4 could be completely different from what fans are used to with Overwatch esports. The pandemic dealt a huge blow to Overwatch League. After all, many teams’ revenue came from live events. Even though OWL […]