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A interview with H2K’s Andrei “Odoamne” Pascu.

Riot Games released details about sandbox mode.

Christopher “MonteCristo” Mykles and Eric “DoA” Lonnquist explained their decision to stop casting League Champions Korea.

Egor “VincentVega” Medvedev will join the four ex-Albus NoX Luna players on M19.

Dota 2

Dota 2 topped Steam’s list of most played games in 2016.


Tomi “lurppis” Kovanen interviewed Astralis’ Lukas “gla1ve” Rossander.

Counter Logic Gaming announced the signing of Pujan “FNS” Mehta.

A viewer’s guide for DreamHack Leipzig.


EnVyUs, Cloud9, Fnatic and Misfits will compete in OGN’s Overwatch Apex Season 2.

Additional Roadhog adjustments are hitting the public test realm.

Other Games

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The 1980s competitive arcade show STARCADE is getting a reboot.


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