Everyone rejoice, League of Legends (LoL) has officially been sanctioned as a sport in Australia.Thanks to a partnership between Riot Games and Unigames, students can compete in League during the Australian University Games, the largest sporting event held for college students where they aim to bring home a championship for their respective universities.
It’s only been a few days since Blizzard launched their new class-based shooter, and the world has already been set ablaze by Overwatch.In a discussion hosted on the ScreenWatchers Gamescast, David Kerner argues that Overwatch, while being a great game, lacks a certain focus commonly found in highly spectated esports.
Blizzard is partnering with Major League Gaming to produce the North American Road to BlizzCon.The North American 2016 Road to Blizzcon is here, with the World of Warcraft Arena World Championship is starting soon.
There haven't been many announcements in regards to competitors or the exact date.All that has been mentioned so far is that the tournament will be some time in June.
The Evolution Championship Series is the biggest fighting game tournament in the world.Since Evo's inception back in 2002, the tournament has been growing steadily larger every year -- and in 2016, Evo will set the record for most entrants into any Super Smash Bros tournament ever.
Dates and locations for two of the biggest Pokémon tournaments of the year have been announced.The North American International Championships are first, and will be hosted at the Indiana Convention Centre in Indianapolis on June 30th - July 2nd.