August 23, 2021

Los Angeles Gladiators Win Overwatch League Countdown Cup

A captivating Overwatch League (OWL) esports series culminated this weekend in a seven-map thriller between Los Angeles Gladiators and Chengdu Hunters. Barging through the relentless action of the Hunters, the Gladiators became the 2021 OWL Countdown Cup champions, earning their first league championship title. This title win comes after consecutive championship dominance from the Shanghai […]

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 […]

March 18, 2021

LA Valiant reveals Overwatch League 2021 Roster

The Los Angeles Valiant revealed the entirety of its Overwatch League (OWL) esports roster for the 2021 season. Among these players are both experienced veterans and high potential prospects. After the team announced its move to the Asia Pacific region of the Overwatch League, the backlash was hard. Along with it, LA Valiant released its […]

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 […]

March 10, 2021

Washington Justice reveals new DC facility

Overwatch League (OWL) esports team Washington Justice just revealed their new state-of-the-art team facility in D.C. 𝗪𝗘'𝗥𝗘 𝗛𝗢𝗠𝗘 🏠 We're excited to announce that we've moved into our new facility in the heart of downtown DC! Our new HQ will offer our players an unparalleled competitive environment while offering fans more ways to interact!#JusticeIsServed — […]

February 19, 2021

Los Angeles Valiant taken over by LinGan e-Sports

A report revealed that Lingan e-Sports could be in charge of operating one of LA’s esports teams, the Los Angeles Valiant, the new Overwatch League team for the Asia-Pacific division. The pandemic situation is improving in China, so teams like NYXL, the Philadelphia Fusion, and the Los Angeles Valiant took on the opportunity to compete […]

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 […]

January 30, 2021

LA Valiant to drop OWL team and move to China

Overwatch League esports team LA Valiant revealed its official plans today to move to a china-based roster, leaving questions as to what’ll happen with its current players and staff. 2021 Roster Update: pic.twitter.com/wLegf51MAI — Los Angeles Valiant (@LAValiant) January 29, 2021 LA Valiant to China The competitive Overwatch team shared the news in a social […]