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Team EnVyUs reportedly receives $35 million investment, NRG attempts to intercept Rogue signing

Our top stories from Tuesday:

NRG is attempting to intercept Rogue’s purchase of CeRq.

A League of Legends interview with Misfits’ Barney “Alphari” Morris.

Kelsey Moser’s EU LCS in Review: Week 10 matters.

Stuchiu’s categories of analysis for Dota 2 (Part 1).

A new game mode called Invasion is coming to League of Legends.

Overwatch players Luna and Who were seemingly kicked from LW Blue and Red.

New Star Guardian skins for League of Legends were announced.

New emotes will be added to League of Legends.

Janna and Draven are in line for Patch 7.17 nerfs.

Mousesports announced the signing of Martin “STYKO” Styk.

Dennis and olofmeister will reportedly leave Fnatic.

Check out the Overwatch Summer Games legendary skins.

All Random Ultra Rapid Fire returns to League of Legends for Patch 7.16.

Vision pings will go live in League of Legends Patch 7.16, but users will have to manually add them.

A long list of champion changes will go live in League of Legends Patch 7.16.

Bang opened up about his feelings during SKT’s losing streak.

SKT will start selling Faker merch in a global online store.

Team Liquid reportedly dropped its Overwatch roster.

Best from around the web:

League of Legends

An interview with Team SoloMid’s Vincent “Biofrost” Wang.

An interview with new NA LCS interviewer Ovilee May.


Astralis and North will attend the Blast Pro Series.

James “Hazed” Cobb left OpTic Gaming.


OGN APEX Season 4 begins this week.


EnVyUs reportedly closed a $35 million investment.

Chipotle sponsored OpTic Gaming.

Valve revealed a Dota card game called Artifact.

Vainglory’s developer closed a $19 million funding round.

Arteezy became the third Dota 2 player to surpass 10K MMR.

What does Disney’s investment mean for esports tourism?

An interview with Syed Sumail “SumaiL” Hassan (Dota 2).

A profile of OG’s Anathan “ana” Pham (Dota 2).

The 2024 Olympics will consider esports.


The International 7 (Dota 2)

Upper bracket

LGD.Forever Young 2:0 TNC 2:0 LGD

Lower bracket

Team Liquid 2:1 Team Secret

Empire 2:0 Evil Geniuses


(All times Eastern)

The International 7 (Dota 2)

Lower bracket

OG vs. TNC, 1 p.m.

LGD vs. Digital Chaos, 4 p.m.

Upper bracket

Invictus Gaming vs. Newbee, 7 p.m. vs. LGD.Forever Young, 10 p.m.


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