February 8, 2020

EVO Lineup is Released Without Mortal Kombat

EVO is the most anticipated FGC event every year and the games that are chosen receive a ton of viewers, mainstream attention and usually an uptick in popularity. Each year nine titles grace the stages inside the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. This year those nine titles are: DRAGON BALL FighterZ […]

October 25, 2019

Interview with Rob TV

Street Fighter 5 claims more spotlight with esports starting to intersect with the Fighting Game Community. As the community finally starts rallying together to claim the title of esport, we wanted to speak with a champion of the FGC. Esportz Network had the opportunity to interview Rob TV, a professional player in Street Fighter 5. […]

October 23, 2019

Three esports surprisingly still active in 2019

Esports are growing and expanding faster than anyone could predict. As the industry gains popularity, some games slowly fade into the “has been” category, while others retain a strong enough following to endure. It ultimately depends on two main factors. If people want to play it and if developers will put continuous work into it. […]

September 18, 2019

Momochi tweet highlights Japan’s unfriendly esports laws

Recent controversy is stirring following a tweet from Yusuke “momochi” Momochi divulging his recent winnings from the Super Premier TGS. The details of this tweet have highlighted Japan’s “Pro Licensing” laws for professional gamers that appear to have the potential to hamstring esports athletes from growing an esports career in Japan. Momochi just announced on […]

August 14, 2019

Multiple sexual misconduct allegations end in ban for Street Fighter pro

The fighting game community has been pressed to keep its members safe in the current social climate. The community is rocked by several allegations against Street Fighter Pro, Leah ‘Gllty’ Hayes, for “unwanted, inappropriate physical contact” with past attendees.  The initial allegations began with Super Smash Ultimate player Davon “Promaelia” Crawley tweeted out their experience […]

August 1, 2019

World Warriors and Final Fighters Reunite in Capcom Summer Bundle

Capcom has released the first gameplay trailers for their newest release of returning faces and one more familiar brawler. Capcom has once again failed to keep any surprises in the wake of another EVO, after leakers got a hold of a video that was posted on Steam, taking the proverbial cat out of the bag […]

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