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LoL 2017 World Championships: Quarterfinals Preview

LoL 2017 World Championships: Quarterfinals Preview

by , 19 Oct 2017

Over the last four weeks, the 24 teams that originally qualified for the League of Legends 2017 World Championships have been whittled down to just eight. This week, we’ll see that number halved again.

LoL 2017 World Championships: Group stage, Week 2

LoL 2017 World Championships: Group stage, Week 2

by , 13 Oct 2017

The first week of the League of Legends 2017 World Championships has seen upsets, speed runs and slogs… and we still have another week of best-of-ones to go!

Creating eSports league “maybe no different” than creating a women’s league: AFL

Creating eSports league “maybe no different” than creating a women’s league: AFL

by , 12 Oct 2017

Months after the Adelaide Crows announced they had purchased Sydney-based eSports franchise Legacy, the AFL’s general manager of growth, digital and audiences Darren Birch has claimed the league is investigating the possibility of more of its clubs branching into the world of competitive video gaming.

LoL 2017 World Championships: Group stage, Week 1

LoL 2017 World Championships: Group stage, Week 1

by , 5 Oct 2017

Enter the big boys. This week, we hit the first round robin of the League of Legends 2017 World Championship group stage.

LoL 2017 World Championships: Play-in knockout stage

LoL 2017 World Championships: Play-in knockout stage

by , 28 Sep 2017

With the first round of the 2017 League of Legends World Championships behind us, we’ve already seen tonnes of great games. This stage of the tournament doesn’t necessarily bring the strongest players and teams, but it’s been a hell of a ride!

How the LG Dire Wolves aim to put Oceania on a new level at Worlds 2017

How the LG Dire Wolves aim to put Oceania on a new level at Worlds 2017

by , 23 Sep 2017

The LG Dire Wolves have secured the title of first Oceanic team at League of Legends Worlds.

How Assault on Volskaya Foundry may shake up Heroes of the Storm

How Assault on Volskaya Foundry may shake up Heroes of the Storm

by , 19 Sep 2017

Heroes of the Storm is adding more Overwatch to the nexus with the arrival of Volskaya Foundry and Ana, but how will this change up Heroes eSports?

The success of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

The success of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

by , 19 Sep 2017

If you’ve somehow managed to escape the bubble of hype surrounding PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds or ‘PubG’ as it’s known in the community you’re a dying breed.

LoL 2017 World Championships: Play-In Primer

LoL 2017 World Championships: Play-In Primer

by , 15 Sep 2017

With all the teams now finalised for the 2017 League of Legends World Championships, Riot Games was finally able to start the World’s cycle on Tuesday night with the Group Draws.

NA LCS regional qualifier primer

NA LCS regional qualifier primer

by , 8 Sep 2017

Even though the final two series in the North American LCS Playoffs for 2017 were a little one-sided, that final game – the only one I managed to catch live – was pretty incredible.

Will the LG Dire Wolves rule the Worlds?

Will the LG Dire Wolves rule the Worlds?

by , 7 Sep 2017

There’s a new sheriff in town, and he wears green.

Should Destiny 2 finally make the jump to esports?

Should Destiny 2 finally make the jump to esports?

by , 6 Sep 2017

Bungie is no stranger to esports. In the past they’ve built a successful esport shooter empire in Halo, but the fact that this hasn’t been capitalised on with Destiny is strange.

NA LCS summer playoffs: Finals weekend

NA LCS summer playoffs: Finals weekend

by , 1 Sep 2017

Last weekend’s matches in the North American LCS delivered far fewer upsets than the week prior, and both of the wins were delivered in fairly dominant fashion.

Longzhu Gaming: The wrath of Khan

Longzhu Gaming: The wrath of Khan

by , 31 Aug 2017

Longzhu are the new LCK champions, and it’s thanks to their newly crowned king in the North.

NA LCS Summer Playoffs: Semifinals

NA LCS Summer Playoffs: Semifinals

by , 25 Aug 2017

I think I’m just going to opt out of the North American LCS for the rest of the postseason. I’m done. I can only have my heart torn out so many times.

John Hill on building Quake Champions esports for QuakeCon and beyond

John Hill on building Quake Champions esports for QuakeCon and beyond

by , 24 Aug 2017

Quake Champions is looking to put the arena shooter back in the esport spotlight.

What are Oceania’s chances in the Rocket League World Championship?

What are Oceania’s chances in the Rocket League World Championship?

by , 22 Aug 2017

Over the last few weeks there’s been an abundance of build-up and hype for the upcoming fourth season of the Rocket League Championship.

NFL launches esports Club Championship with EA and all 32 teams

NFL launches esports Club Championship with EA and all 32 teams

by , 21 Aug 2017

The NFL is launching a new eSports competition in the form of the Madden NFL Club Championship, which will give ordinary fans the opportunity to represent their team of choice.

NA LCS Summer playoffs: Quarterfinals

NA LCS Summer playoffs: Quarterfinals

by , 19 Aug 2017

Despite some dicey League of Legends in the Promotion Tournament, the NA LCS as we know it has seen the final curtain fall with the exact same teams as it has had for the past year.

Why esports doesn’t need to be a part of the Olympics

Why esports doesn’t need to be a part of the Olympics

by , 16 Aug 2017

Esports doesn’t need the Olympics, nor does the Olympics need esports.


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