Twitch Deal, OWL Team Skins and in-game tab

Posted by at January 09th

Overwatch League media day just started and Blizzard already made some huge announcements. Nate Nanzer opened media with some great reveals. Later today Blizzard will launch team skins for all Overwatch League teams. The OWL specific tokens are also going live today, so that you can get your favorite team skin today! Additionally, Twitch COO … Continue reading “Twitch Deal, OWL Team Skins and in-game tab”


APEX S4 was the last season OGN organized. Major changes coming in 2018!

Posted by at November 26th

According to an article published on DailyEsportsKR, Blizzard is assuming control of the Korean tier 2 tournaments, like APEX, that were so far organized, executed and presented by OGN. It is still undecided whether the latter will handle the production of the tournament, though. The information shared so far reveals that the tournament, which is … Continue reading “APEX S4 was the last season OGN organized. Major changes coming in 2018!”


Next Nexus Cup Will Be Stacked! More Matches in December!

Posted by at November 22nd

Overwatch League pre-season exhibition matches won’t be the only ones that fans of the Overwatch esports will get to see in December. The third event in 2017 for the Nexus Cup online tournament is in the works and is expected to start in two weeks. This competition is organised by Netease CC and there were … Continue reading “Next Nexus Cup Will Be Stacked! More Matches in December!”


One Thing Missing from the Overwatch League Site: Coaches!

Posted by at November 21st

The names of the coaches (head and assistant) and analysts for the OWL teams are still missing from the Overwatch League site. One can find a lot information regarding the players, like their handles, their full names, their hometowns and their role but there is currently none available for the teams’ coaches or analysts. I … Continue reading “One Thing Missing from the Overwatch League Site: Coaches!”


Blizzard Keeps the Bans Rolling!

Posted by at November 18th

After the incident with Torbjorn-main Fuey500, when he received a 24-hour ban during his stream, a second incident, this time with Top500 Symmetra-main Stevo, came into light. And days ago, xQc, player of Dallas Fuel was issued a suspension for abusing the report system. Stevo tweeted about what happened, providing an image of the message sent to … Continue reading “Blizzard Keeps the Bans Rolling!”


Retired Team China Player reveals Big Scandal in the World Cup regarding his team

Posted by at November 17th

Just hours ago, a big scandal regarding Team China and Larry Chi, Esports Senior Director of Blizzard’s in China, was revealed. The one who accused Larry Chi of interfering with the national team’s roster decisions and even of placing a 4th member in the committee when there should be only 3, is no random person. … Continue reading “Retired Team China Player reveals Big Scandal in the World Cup regarding his team”


Overwatch League announces the Dennis Hawelka Award

Posted by at November 15th

Less than two weeks after Dennis “INTERNETHULK” Hawelka’s passing, the Overwatch League has announced the Dennis Hawelka Award in honor of his legacy. The award will be given to a player at the end of each Overwatch League season who had “the most positive impact on the community.” Celebrating impact and mentorship – introducing the … Continue reading “Overwatch League announces the Dennis Hawelka Award”


Flash Lux Disbands, GamersOrigin Exit the Overwatch Scene.

Posted by at November 15th

Another two names are erased from the Overwatch professional scene. One was the Korean Gatekeepers of the APEX seasons, Flash Lux, after the departure of their star player, Byung-sun “Fleta” Kim, who has joined Seoul Dynasty’s roster for the Overwatch League. The other was the second best French team in the scene, behind Rogue, and the one … Continue reading “Flash Lux Disbands, GamersOrigin Exit the Overwatch Scene.”


World Cup 2017’s Viewership Skyrocketed, But It’s Still Too Soon to Celebrate.

Posted by at November 13th

The Overwatch World Cup of 2017 concluded a couple of weeks ago and South Korea took the trophy home for the second year in a row. The playoff matches were very intense and they attracted hundreds of thousands of viewers that were looking forward to getting a glimpse of the new skins, the new spectator … Continue reading “World Cup 2017’s Viewership Skyrocketed, But It’s Still Too Soon to Celebrate.”


Will Blizzard and Philadelphia Boost Sado to Player Status?

Posted by at November 10th

One more big issue that emerged last week, during the announcements of the OWL rosters that came out en masse, had to do with the signing of a “booster” from South Korea, Su-Min “Sado” Kim, by Philadelphia Fusion. Booster, for anyone who is out of the loop, is considered someone who boosts another’s account to … Continue reading “Will Blizzard and Philadelphia Boost Sado to Player Status?”


INTERNETHULK Passes Away at the Age of 30

Posted by at November 09th

The Overwatch community is mourning one of their own today with the shocking news of Dennis “INTERNETHULK” Hawelka’s unexpected passing, as announced by Team Liquid’s Twitter account. He was 30 at the time. Update: November 10, 1:36 PM – added the North American address Team Liquid tweeted out for NA fans to send letters of support … Continue reading “INTERNETHULK Passes Away at the Age of 30”


Florida Mayhem Could Run Into Roster Problems Before Season Even Starts

Posted by at November 08th

Overwatch League’s official site has been up and running, and all rosters have been revealed for the upcoming first season of the League. Amidst the chaos of the roster announcements last week, only one stood out the most for the sole reason that it had the minimum numbers of players listed in there. Compared to the … Continue reading “Florida Mayhem Could Run Into Roster Problems Before Season Even Starts”