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Overwatch league- Stage 1 recap

Written by Carter Cotrupi

Wow. Just wow.
OWL ended Stage 1 with an intense series of matches. Each one carried that big-game feel and the crowd at the Blizzard Arena was electric! 1,430 more words


Why You're Addicted to Drugs and Don't Even Know It

A little while ago, I was playing a match of Team Slayer in Halo 3 with my brother, Mike, and his then-25 year old friend, Bill. 512 more words


(Think piece - OUTDATED) Riot’s new region system: Which teams we should expect to see in the upcoming EU LCS’ Spanish League

This think piece was originally published by The Shotcaller in September 2017, during the uncertainty of the future of the regions system of the EULCS. 1,050 more words

An esports Lawyer Speaks Up: “There is a brutal imbalance between Club and player, even more so than in traditional sports”

(originally published in November 2017 by The Shotcaller)

When an industry goes through an exploding growth in such little time like esports, all the actors involved – especially the players and clubs – soon find themselves facing pressing problems regarding governance and regulation designed specifically to protect their rights and image. 1,273 more words


E-Sports in Zimbabwe?

There’s e-sports in Zimbabwe!

Now think about it for a minute, we are all gamers in one way or another. It may be through playing a game on your pc, console or mobile device. 616 more words


A First Attempt at Rotating Heroes

It was about a week and a half before I finally mustered the courage to try another competitive game.

Ok, I was sort of dragged into it. 1,703 more words

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The Struggle Begins

The struggle began on January 6th. I did 5 placement matches that day. 3 wins, 2 losses. There was hope. I hadn’t fully accepted that no matter what I did, I would be placed at basically the same SR as I ended last season… which was garbage. 1,443 more words

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