April 6, 2021

PENTAKILL returns for LCS Mid Season Showdown Finals

After more than three years, PENTAKILL emerges from its slumber and rises to the Los Angeles Greek Theatre stage on Sunday, April 11, to kick off the 2021 LCS Mid-Season Showdown finals. Presented by Mastercard, the League of Legends esports opening ceremony ushers in the LCS’s collaboration with Jackson, metal guitar makers. PENTAKILL’s 2021 Band […]

April 1, 2021

Riot Games investigates CS:GO Match-fixing allegations

Riot Games is conducting several investigations into allegations of match-fixing amongst VALORANT and ex-CS:GO players, according to Dexerto. The game developer is interviewing several professional players as part of these ongoing investigations. This is independent of ESIC’s ongoing investigation into the same allegations.  Riot Games Investigates Match-fixing The relevant allegations of match-fixing in CS:GO […]

March 23, 2021

Riot Games fines 100 Thieves and FrosT

The Riot Games North America VALORANT esports team announced a competitive ruling today that fines 100 Thieves and puts Head Coach Hector “FrosT” Rosario on probation after a dispute about server ping. A competitive ruling has been made on 100 Thieves. Read more: https://t.co/jDO9Q1OCte — VALORANT Champions Tour NA (@valesports_na) March 23, 2021 100 Thieves […]

February 1, 2021

Immortals wins VCT Challengers 1: Open Qualifier

Last night, Immortals defeated all of its opponents during the VALORANT Champions Tour (VCT) North America Challengers 1: Open Qualifier, even beating Team Envy in the qualifier’s grand final. Riot Games and Nerd Street Gamers partnered to come up with the first Open Qualifiers, loaded with talented teams like Team Envy, Gen.G Esports, Sentinels, Luminosity […]

January 13, 2021

TenZ leaves Cloud9’s VALORANT team to stream

Tyson “TenZ” Ngo revealed on January 12 that he won’t be playing VALORANT esports for Cloud9 anymore to focus his time on content creation, specifically streaming on Twitch. Even though the Cloud9 Blue team just lost one of its biggest stars, TenZ decided to remain under the C9 jersey as a content creator. At least, […]

January 11, 2021

VALORANT Episode 2 Act 1 and 2021 sneak peaks

Today, Riot Games hosted esports writer Tyler Erzberger to give out the details of VALORANT Episode 2 Act 1 and its release date of January 12. He spoke with various developers and team members to share more on what’s coming tomorrow and in 2021. Join us for a live stream hangout January 11, 10AM PST […]

January 9, 2021

VALORANT Yoru abilities and details officially revealed

Riot Games is out with official information on the new VALORANT Agent, Yoru, including all of his abilities and details. ANOTHER duelist? 😱@GODaZeD takes us through the newest @PlayVALORANT agent, Yoru! 📺: https://t.co/3CUeUmcVgj pic.twitter.com/kOrW7yLwna — T1 (@T1) January 9, 2021 VALORANT Yoru After being teased multiple times, VALORANT Agent 14 is finally being shown off. […]

January 8, 2021

What’s Coming in the League of Legends 2021 Season

Riot Games just announced major changes, updates, and reworks on all games across its ecosystem. VP and Executive Producer of League of Legends Jessica Nam and the team showed viewers what’s to come in 2021 for League of Legends updates and its esports scene. League of Legends Season 2021 The preview started with a snippet […]

January 5, 2021

Riot Games reacts to VALORANT cheating growing

Riot Games developers responded in a discussion on Reddit about the recent increase of cheaters in VALORANT. In it, they talk about solutions to sever the possibilities of cheating. Lately, the game is plagued with cheaters that can see through walls or use automatic aim assist. In addition, players can also abuse map bugs and […]

December 17, 2020

Cloud9 announces To the Skyes VALORANT Invitational

Cloud9 and Red Bull announced the new VALORANT Invitational, “To the Skyes,” with some of the best teams and casters in the esports scene. While a decent part of the attention was on Riot Games’ First Strike tournaments, there are still events from outside organizers. In this particular case, Cloud9 and Red Bull collaborated to […]