Category: Esports

The Little Community That Could: Splatoon 2, Two Years Later feat. Mellana

Squid Squad: The Splatoon Community When Splatoon was first announced, the colorful shooter made a splash across the internet. Nintendo, usually one to shy away from the shooter genre, stumbled upon a smash hit. Splatoon might be one of Nintendo’s more recent franchises, but both entries hold the sixth spot for best-selling titles in their […]

The Joy of Esports

The gods of fate must have smiled upon me because I somehow got tickets for Blizzcon this past weekend. I’ve been a fan of Blizzard games ever since I laid a finger on World of Warcraft, and going to Anaheim with like-minded fans has been part of my bucket list for years. I am ashamed […]

Opinion: The beauty of professional Overwatch is in its constant patches

Note: This article contains spoiler for the Overwatch League semifinals. Read at your own risk. Coming into the Overwatch League semifinals, everyone agreed on one thing: New York Excelsior (NYXL), the season favorite, were surely getting a spot in the finals. After all, the finals are to be held in the Barclay’s Event center, and […]

Overwatch’s New Hero is About to Wreck the Meta

And more updates on Overwatch patch 1.26.03 Tank mains, rejoice! With today’s patch, Wrecking Ball a.k.a. Hammond is now on the live servers. Although he is only available in Quick Play and Arcade at the moment, you can now start training with him. Don’t let the cute hamster deceive you, Wrecking Ball promises to destroy […]

Overwatch League Playoffs Preview

We started with 12 teams in the inaugural season, but we are now down to six. The first playoff matches start this Wednesday night in the Blizzard Arena in Los Angeles, California with the No. 3 seeded Boston Uprising (26-14) against the No. 6 seeded Philadelphia Fusion (24-16) at 8pm (EST), and the No. 4 […]