Our top stories from Wednesday:
Why ESL One New York 2016 was the tournament of broken promises.
Azir received a slight nerf in the League of Legends PBE.
Janna underwent extensive changes in a PBE update.
Immortals signed a Dota 2 team.
The Seoul Overwatch League team added a coach.
The Prices and contents were revealed of the Blue Essence store.
Team Liquid and Newbee were invited to ESL One Hamburg, the first Dota 2 Major of the new season.
More experimental Vayne changes hit the PBE.
HellRaisers signed woxic after a trial period.
Comcast Spectacor reportedly joined Overwatch League.
Brand will likely receive a small update after worlds.
Best from around the web:
League of Legends
What it was like to witness SKT’s downfall at the LCK finals.
Why TSM lucked out in the worlds group draw.
Immortals gave a statement about kNg’s upcoming absence at ELEAGUE.
Boomeo, the practice site run by WME|IMG, shut down.
Why Mirage might be CS:GO’s most important map.
An interview with the CEO of Space Soldiers.
Previewing Group B of the ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier.
A preview of the OGN APEX quarterfinals.
Almost 500,000 accounts have been punished by Blizzard.
Team YP’s Overwatch team disbanded.
Daigo Umehara is sitting out remaining Capcom Pro Tour stops.
A study shows more young people watch esports than sports.
Rocket League’s fall update includes a new arena.
150,000 cheaters have been banned from PUBG so far.
ESL Pro League Season 6 (CS:GO)
LDLC 1:1 HellRaisers (16-8, 14-16)
BIG 2:0 Godsent (16-8, 16-13)
Rogue 2:0 Ghost (16-8, 16-14)
Misfits 2:0 Splyce (16-9, 16-14)
(All times Eastern)
League Champions Korea (LoL)
bbq Olivers vs. Kongdoo Monster, 4 a.m. Thursday