Our top stories from Tuesday:
JW to GODSENT: Unleashing the Swedish Cowboy
An interview with INTZ Esports coach Alexander “Abaxial” Haibel.
League of Legends is gaining on Overwatch at Korean PC Bangs, at least for now.
Best from around the web:
League of Legends
A look at the spat between Riot Games co-founder Marc Merrill and Team SoloMid owner Andy “Reginald” Dinh.
Reginald responded to Merrill’s initial comments with a lengthy post documenting his side of owning a League of Legends team.
Social media fallout from the mess between Merrill and Reginald.
After much uncertainty, Lee “FoREv” Sang-don has left MVP Phoenix.
Fnatic will attend ESL One New York in October.
A look at the roles of coaches across different esports.
Super Smash Bros
NRG has signed, former Team Liquid Smash 4 player Nairoby “Nairo” Quezada.
An interview with EnVyUs owner Mike Rufail from GamesCom.
ELEAGUE and FaceIt have revealed the participating teams in the Overwatch Open.
A weekly roundup of the Capcom Pro Tour.
ESL Pro League: Season 4
Fnatic 2:0 mousesports (16-12, 16-14)
EnVyUS 2:0 G2 (16-14, 16-6)
Ninjas in Pyjamas 1:1 Dignitas (16-8, 10-16)
Virtus.pro 2:0 Team X (16-12, 16-10)
Splyce 1:1 compLexity (16-14, 11-16)
Immortals 1:1 eUnited (16-10, 10-16)
(All times Eastern)
International Wild Card Qualifiers (LOL)
INTZ e-Sports vs. Kaos Latin Gamers, 4 p.m.
Albus NoX Luna vs. The Chiefs eSports Club, 5 p.m.
Kaos Latin Gamers vs. Dark Passage, 6 p.m.
INTZ vs. Lyon Gaming, 7 p.m.
Rampage vs. Saigon Jokers, 8 p.m.
ESL Pro League Season 4: Week 2
Flipsid3 Tactics vs. Astralis, 1 p.m.
G2 vs. HellRaisers, 1 p.m.
mousesports vs. Dignitas, 3:20 p.m.
Ninjas in Pyjamas vs. EnVyUs, 3:20 p.m.
Splyce vs. Immortals, 8 p.m.
OpTic Gaming vs. eUnited, 8 p.m.
Selfless vs. Winterfox, 10 p.m.
Cloud9 vs. compLExity, 10 p.m.