October 27, 2020

VALORANT launches Strike Arabia esports for MENA Region

Riot Games is launching its first-ever VALORANT esports tournament for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) players with Strike Arabia, a First Strike event. It’s a few days into the start of the event and there is already lots of hype between fans and players. Strike Arabia Strike Arabia is phase two of VALORANT’s […]

October 22, 2020

Skye and Icebox are in VALORANT First Strike

Riot Games just gave information on its official VALORANT tournament, First Strike, in regards to Skye and Icebox. … barring any major issues, our new agent, Skye will be eligible for use in the First Strike Qualifiers starting November 9th, and Icebox will enter the official tournament rotation on November 24th. — VALORANT (@PlayVALORANT) October […]

October 21, 2020

League of Legends: Wild Rift preview hits Twitch Rivals

Apple, Riot Games, and Verizon are partnering with Twitch Rivals to bring a League of Legends: Wild Rift preview event for fans. Get ready for The Verizon Wild Rift Invitational. It will be America’s 1st look at League of Legends: Wild Rift 👀, AND a 1st look at #iPhone12 Pro with 5G in gaming action. […]

October 16, 2020

Riot reveals details and rules on VALORANT First Strike

Riot Games just revealed on its official VALORANT website new information related to its own First Strike esports event, including formats, rules, and key dates. This is the first time that Riot Games is taking care of its own VALORANT series of tournaments. Therefore, fans can be sure that the game’s developers will do whatever […]

October 7, 2020

Riot Games shuts down OPL and Sydney Offices for League of Legends esports

Riot Games has announced the dissolution of the Oceanic Pro League and the closure of its Sydney office for League of Legends esports. The Oceanic Pro League was Riot’s official league for Australia, Sydney and the Pacific islands. An update about the future of the Oceanic Pro League (OPL) – https://t.co/K5t271nP9R pic.twitter.com/sT9VRyKDnZ — Oceanic Pro […]

September 29, 2020

VALORANT Patch 1.09 nerfs Reyna, Jett, and Operator

New details about the upcoming VALORANT Patch 1.09 was released on Riot Games’ official website. This update features nerfs for Jett, Reyna, and the Operator, as well as buffs for Brimstone and Viper. Patch 1.09 is here with Operator nerfs, changes to jump peeking, and updates for Omen, Viper, Reyna, Jett, and Brimstone. Read all […]

September 23, 2020

First Strike, the first Riot Games VALORANT tournament

Today, Riot Games announced that it will host and organize its first official VALORANT esports series, First Strike. Although most details about the event are not confirmed, Riot looks to take on its esports scene. The competition starts in October and will feature tournaments across the world. Additionally, the events will be entirely online due […]

September 22, 2020

League of Legends Patch 10.20 changes top and jungle

League of Legends Lead Gameplay Designer Mark Yetter unveiled on Twitter the Patch 10.20 preview. Among other changes, it features Varus and Aatrox buffs as well as a Katarina nerf. Even though Worlds 2020 starts on Friday, the 10.20 patch will not impact the competitive environment. Pro players will still play the game in its […]

September 21, 2020

VALORANT mobile port leaked in update

Data miners found something interesting while browsing through the new VALORANT Patch 1.08. In VALORANT’s data was a feature hinting a future port to mobile devices. Recently, the esports mobile industry breaks the news regularly. In particular, the legal battle between Epic Games and Apple continues, PUBG Mobile ended up being banned in India, and […]

September 8, 2020

BLAST VALORANT Twitch Invitational announced for Ignition Series

BLAST just announced that it will organize the final tournament of the European VALORANT Ignition Series: Twitch Invitational. Team Liquid, G2 Esports, Ninjas in Pyjamas, and FunPlus Phoenix already confirmed their participation in the VALORANT esports event. This will be BLAST’s first time organizing a VALORANT event. The organization already proved itself with its CS:GO […]