Tag Archives: "esports"

5 Nov, 2018

The ESI BlizzCon guide: what’s going on and when?

BlizzCon 2018 is a stacked affair. With World Championships on-the-line in WoW Arena, Heroes of the Storm and Starcraft 2, plus the Overwatch World Cup and WoW Mythic Dungeon Invitational All-Star and Hearthstone Global Games event, BlizzCon 2018 is set to offer fans of all Blizzard games and genres something to dig into. The main action starts on Friday, November 2nd just after the BlizzCon opening ceremony, but action has […]

15 Oct, 2018

ENCE, Vega Squadron survive StarSeries i-League Season 6 semifinals

Teams that many didn’t expect to survive for as long as they had were the ones that occupied the semifinals at StarSeries i-League CS:GO Season 6, but now we’re left with only two. The winners of the event will take home $125,000 but all four of the squads had something to prove — it’s hard to tell […]

8 Oct, 2018

Five new red cards revealed: Smash Their Defenses, The Omexe Arena, Burning Oil and more

As card game fans count down to Nov.r 28 for Artifact’s release, Valve continue to feed the hungry mob new cards. Over the weekend five new red cards were shown to the public. Streamer and caster CHARM3R revealed two spell cards on YouTube: Smash Their Defenses! and Spot Weakness. The former expands on the anti-improvement flavor we’ve already seen […]

8 Oct, 2018

Riot Games announces 2018 All-Star Event

Riot Games has announced a new event during the downtime of League of Legends World Championship 2018. The 2018 All-Star Event will take place over Dec. 6-8 at The Luxor’s Esports Arena Las Vegas. In the announcement, Riot Games revealed that it had considered and implemented feedback from professional players and fans for this version of the […]

24 Sep, 2018

ASTRALIS TAKE DOWN NA`VI 2-0 TO WIN FACEIT MAJOR

Astralis have won the FACEIT Major after taking down Natus Vincere in a one-sided 2-0 series. More than a year and a half after winning ELEAGUE Major, Astralis come out on top of another Valve-sponsored event. But tonight, unlike in Atlanta, they did not even have to go the full distance to have the trophy in their possession. There was […]

23 Sep, 2018

Mastercard Joins LoL Esports as First Global Sponsor

Today we are excited to announce our first global sponsor – Mastercard! With this multi-year partnership, Mastercard will be the exclusive payment services partner for League of Legends Global Events, which include the Mid-Season Invitational, the All-Star Event, and the World Championship. Mastercard has a storied history of sponsoring some of the world’s most prestigious […]