Thursday, 12 Dec 2019

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Hearthstone Pre-Expansion Roundup With Everything You Need To Know

The latest expansion for Hearthsone, Descent of Dragons, goes live on December 10. As usual, the lead up to the release brings a patch with several changes to gameplay for the normal game, the new Battlegrounds mode, quality of life improvements, and much more. An Echo Nerf To Avoid Infinitely Powerful Minions SN1P-SN4P and other “creative” […]

Mythic Championship VII day 2 exemplifies a balanced metagame

Everything at Mythic Championship VII was balanced, from the top 24 players who moved onto the second day to the diverse metagame.  Day one at MCVII was full of spectacular plays and balanced metagame. This is the first time since the release of the Throne of Eldraine set that the Standard meta has been balanced […]

SonicFox’s Latest Mortal Kombat 11 Tier List Is Very Positive About Everyone

A mere eight months following its release, Mortal Kombat 11 is already considered the most balanced game in the series. A recent tweet by Dominique “SonicFox” McLean, the best Mortal Kombat 11 player in the world, affirms this with a wholesome and positive tier list of characters. Whereas competitive members of the fighting game community […]

PlayStation 5 Portable: New patent teases Sony Switch rival in the works

It looks like another patent regarding Sony's next generation of console tech has been uncovered, and this one is hinting at even more exciting features that could come to the companies next PlayStation 5 console. This new patent, which has been applied for by PlayStation parent company Sony Interactive Entertainment, suggests that the PS5 might […]

ELEAGUE and Psyonix enter content, business and event partnership

Turner and IMG’s esports tournament brand ELEAGUE has entered a content, business, and event partnership with Rocket League developer Psyonix. The deal includes the production of a series of episodes from ELEAGUE focusing on the Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS). The show will cover both Seasons 7 and 8 of the competition, premiering later in […]

The Game Awards 2019: Where to Watch, Start Time, How Long, and More

The Game Awards 2019 takes place this year on Thursday, December 12, and you'll be able to watch the event and follow along with all the announcements live on IGN.This year, The Game Awards consist of 29 categories that cover both AAA titles and indie games, along with an esports category. Death Stranding and Controlsee […]

FACEIT hosting first global event in PUBG esports circuit

Event organiser FACEIT has been tapped to host the very first global event in the newly-launched PUBG esports circuit. Dubbed the FACEIT Global Summit: PUBG Classic, the tournament will take place at ExCeL London on April 16th-21st. 24 teams from PUBG’s nine competitive regions – North America, Europe, Korea, China, Japan, Chinese Taipei/Hong Kong/Macao, Southeast Asia, […]

Ninja's new graphic novel is fun but predictable

At one point or another, every gamer has secretly dreamed of being transported to a video game world. In his first foray into graphic novels, streamer Tyler “Ninja” Blevins shows how disastrous that dream can be. Ninja: The Most Dangerous Game manages to weave an adventurous but predictable story that will entertain the younger sector […]

Method partners with WSOE for Classic Race to World First

UK-based organisation Method has partnered with World Showdown of Esports (WSOE) to bring the Race To World First to World of Warcraft Classic. The event will begin at 11pm BST on August 26th, featuring 24-hour coverage of over 20 streamers and 12 hosts as they race to kill raid bosses Ragnaros (Molton Core) and Onyxia (Onyxia’s […]