NALCS leak, new League of Legends champion, ESL New York matchups

Our top stories from Tuesday:

While touting its “amazing” growth, streaming site Ding It is actually purchasing a chunk of its traffic.

Cloud9’s League of Legends coach had his Twitter hacked, and a lot of personal information leaked from North American teams.

Samsung Galaxy’s coach said his goal is to make it out of the group stage of the League of Legends World Championship.

Catch up on the latest blog posts: Chiu on This, Found in Translation and Mangaka’s Study.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

Cloud9 issued a statement about Reapered’s Twitter account being hacked.

Riot Games revealed Ivern, a new champion coming to the game.

The history of the world championship.

A look at I MAY’s unconventional play style.

A look at the top five junglers at worlds.

Dota 2

A look at Digital Chaos, post-The International.


Major takeaways from DreamHack Bucharest.

Matchups for ESL One New York have been revealed.

Super Smash Bros

Will compendiums sustain the future of Smash?

Other games

A look at the coolest decks played at Batstone (Hearthstone).

Capcom announced an event in Dubai next month will be part of its pro tour.

Joe “LI Joe” Ciaramelli has pulled out of the Street Fighter event at next weekend’s ESL One New York.


ESL Pro League Season 4: Week 6 (CSGO)


Natus Vincere 2:0 mousesports (16-8, 16-13)

Asralis1:1. PENTA (14-16, 16-5)

Dignitas 1:1 HellRaisers (18-22, 19-17)

Ninjas in Pyjamas 2:0 G2 (16-10, 16-5)

North America

NRG 2:0 Team Liquid (16-14, 16-7)

Cloud9 2:0 Splyce (16-13, 16-2)

Cloud9 1:1 Echo Fox (16-8, 12-16)

SK Gaming 2:0 Counter Logic Gaming (16-7, 16-4)


(All times Eastern)

ESL Pro League Season 4: Week 6 (CSGO)



Natus Vincere vs. PENTA, 1 p.m.

EnVyUs vs. Flipsid3, 1 p.m.

G2 vs. Heroic, 3:20 p.m. vs. HellRaisers, 3:20 p.m.

North America

Echo Fox vs. OpTic, 8 p.m.

Liquid vs. Counter Logic Gaming, 8 p.m.

SK Gaming vs. Echo Fox, 10 p.m.

Selfless vs. compLexity, 10 p.m.