Everyone thought they were unbeatable, but League of Legends’ Goliath were toppled by David

Have you ever stepped on a Lego piece? The small brick is laying deep in the carpet, behind enemy lines. It’s guerrilla warfare and it has set a trap, waiting patiently for you to obliviously come close. You finally find it, with the sole of your vulnerable unprotected feet, the sharp sting radiates upwards warning you. But it’s too late – you’ve put all your … Continue reading Everyone thought they were unbeatable, but League of Legends’ Goliath were toppled by David

ESPORTS: Mobile?

On the 22nd March, developers of PUBG Mobile revealed its PUBG Mobile Club Open 2019 and the huge prize pool of $2.5 million. Over a year after PUBG Mobile came out, Tencent Games and PUBG Corporation have combined forces with Vivo to recreate an esports-style mobile league. PUBG mobile is the world’s most popular mobile game, based on the preexisting PlayerUnknown’s BattleGrounds for console and … Continue reading ESPORTS: Mobile?

Arguably the greatest game of professional Overwatch of all time

  Last night marked the conclusion of the first stage of the second season of the Overwatch League. This stage has had some high and lows and we’ve seen some teams rise to glory and some fall from grace. The playoffs also saw the first time for esports to be broadcast on national television at ABC, which undoubtedly was met with some criticism. But it … Continue reading Arguably the greatest game of professional Overwatch of all time

Konami hoping to bring the popularity of eSports to Japan

Konami plans to boost the popularity of esports in Japan by introducing a new building dedicated entirely to the pursuit.   Reports said ‘The Konami Creative Center’ will be 12 stories high. This is going to be huge – being this big will allow a lot of space for many people to come and test out the wide range of eSports games. The main goal … Continue reading Konami hoping to bring the popularity of eSports to Japan

Overwatch League 2019 season – the rundown

The 2019 season of the Overwatch League is quickly approaching, and we’ve gathered all the information to guide you through the season. The regular season for 2019 will start on the 14th of February and consist of four stages lasting five weeks each, making for a 20-week long season that reflects 2018. At the end of each stage there will be a stage playoff where … Continue reading Overwatch League 2019 season – the rundown

All the stars at League’s All-Star 2018 Event

Now that we’re just over a week away from All Stars, League of Legends’ annual final event of the year, Riot Games announced yesterday just who exactly will be participating. It’ll be taking place at the Esports Arena in Las Vegas at 4pm local time, so that’s 1am BST if you’re willing to stay up for it all. The event will be watchable online at … Continue reading All the stars at League’s All-Star 2018 Event

Astralis Beat MIBR to win ECS Season 6

Danish Team Astralis once again showed their dominance in the Counter Strike pro scene with a hard fought 2-0 win over Brazilian side MIBR to retain their ECS title. Astralis showed how deep their map pool is and decided to pick Inferno for their first choice even though they lost on this map to MIBR in the group stages. The Danish team started off Inferno … Continue reading Astralis Beat MIBR to win ECS Season 6