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StarSeries i-League Season 4: Teams to watch

StarSeries i-League Season 4: Teams to watch
The StarSeries i-League Season 4 is just around the corner, and it features 16 teams ready to battle it out for the US$300,000 prizepool in Kiev, Ukraine, where the tournament will take place in the city’s CyberSport Arena. StarSeries i-League will use the same Swiss system from Valve-sponsored majors, and a single-elimination best of three, in the playoff matches. 10

New Details Confirm: 2K League Will Be the Real Deal

New Details Confirm: 2K League Will Be the Real Deal
In line with its “Prove Yourself” hashtag, the developing NBA 2K League is proving itself as the next esports league to take seriously. Last Friday, the league released some details about player compensation and benefits. Of course, these aren’t flashy deals when compared to what the NBA’s pros get when they ink their rookie deals. But the groundwork is solid:

Rough start for SK Telecom

Rough start for SK Telecom
Whenever we think of SK Telecom T1, we think of greatness. The organization won 3 world championships and was at the world finals a few months ago. On top of that, they have already won every single tournament they could participate in at least once. However, the current form of this juggernaut organization is lacking its former success. Out of

Remember Age of Empires?

Remember Age of Empires?
With every passing year, esports are becoming more and more a defining part of 21st century culture. Games such as League of Legends and CounterStrike fill globally-recognized stadiums like the Staple Center to their brims with energetic fans. Though mainstay games such as these catch massive public attention, there are certain esports that go under the radar. One of these

Are the Houston Outlaws for Real?

Are the Houston Outlaws for Real?
The Houston Outlaws are on fire. They are 16-0 against teams the last 2 weeks.  With this surge, they are in 4th place going into the 4th week of Stage 1. But are they good, or are they just beating on Tomato cans? Let’s look at their schedule prior and see what is ahead. The Outlaws are fun to watch.

Is There Room for a Permanent Tie Between Sport and Esports?

Is There Room for a Permanent Tie Between Sport and Esports?
No one can deny that the growth of esports over the past few years has been absolutely incredible.  You’ve heard the popular milestones numerous times, I’m sure: Championship tournaments have amassed more viewers than the NBA Finals and the World Series. Multi-million dollar broadcasting deals have been reached. Events have even been shown on television. Prize pools for single events

Terrel’s Top 5 Overwatch League Skins for Zenyatta

Terrel's Top 5 Overwatch League Skins for Zenyatta
My top 5 Zenyatta skins for the Overwatch League Yesterday was the end of the first week of the Overwatch League! Hooray! None of this pre-season BS we didn’t want. It was the real deal. But for the first week we weren’t doing predictions, we were focusing on what the skins were like. Especially on our favorite heroes. My favorite? Zenyatta.

Navi, A Puncher’s Chance: ELEAGUE Boston Major 2018 Preview

Navi at DreamHack Winter 2017
Ever since Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev made his big move to Natus Vincere, Navi as a whole have been a massive disappointment. After winning ESL One New York in 2016, Navi went over a year without winning a tournament. With the level of competition at their most recent victory at DreamHack Open Winter 2017, the event was essentially a must-win. A failure at

NBA2K League Logo Review: The Good, the Bad, and the Poorly Designed

NBA2K League Logo Review: The Good, the Bad, and the Poorly Designed
Last week, the 2K League’s managing director Brendan Donohue said “there’s a lot of excitement about the league itself, and there’s very positive feedback about the look and feel of the logos.” We’re excited about the League, too. But the logos? We don’t necessarily agree. We asked our writers (big NBA fans) what they thought of the recently-unveiled logos for

The ECS CSGO Season 4 Finals Will Feature Loot Drops, Lots of Them

The ECS CSGO Season 4 Finals Will Feature Loot Drops, Lots of Them
Just when you thought that watching the ECS Season 4 Finals was exciting enough due to the level of Counter-Strike being played and the productions value, FACEIT and YouTube just made it a whole lot more entertaining. The two have combined to introduce Loot Drops in the Esports Livestreams Starting with the ECS Season 4 Finals And all you need