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San Francisco Shock unveiled, OpTic reportedly accepted into NA LCS

Our top stories from Monday

An interview with new Immortals COO Ari Segal.

SKT Wolf described the feeling of helping Cloud9 make the worlds quarterfinals.

Phoenix1 and EnVyUs were reportedly denied entry into the NA LCS.

BIT will join fnx, LUCAS1, HEN1 and kNg on a new CS:GO team.

The Seoul Overwatch League team added three players.

Optimus left the Gigabyte Marines.

A member of the South Korean legislature pulled out a frying pan during a meeting to reference PUBG.

The CS:GO Minor qualifiers were a mess.

Dignitas was reportedly denied a spot in the NA LCS.

The San Francisco Overwatch League team will be called the Shock.

Comeback (formerly Hachani) retired from professional League of Legends.

Krepo will step down from League of Legends casting for good.

Best from around the web

League of Legends

OpTic Gaming will reportedly join the NA LCS.

Winners and losers of the worlds quarterfinal draw.

An interview with EU LCS casters Medic and Vedius.

Cloud9 will have to succeed where TSM failed to topple Team WE.

19 of the best photos from the worlds group stage.

An interview with H2K’s Marcin “Jankos” Jankowski.

An interview with Fnatic’s Martin “Rekkles” Larsson.


LDLC will replace HellRaisers at DreamHack Denver.

Seized stepped down from Natus Vincere.


Where did Lunatic-Hai go wrong in this season of OGN APEX?

Overwatch surpassed 35 million players worldwide.

Former LW Blue player Luna quit Overwatch for PUBG.


Team Liquid defended its StarLader title (Dota 2).


ECS Season 4 (CS:GO)

Europe 1:1 G2 (16-8, 10-16)

North America

Team Liquid 2:0 Counter Logic Gaming (16-14, 16-10)

SK Gaming 1:1 Renegades (16-14, 14-16)


(All times Eastern)

ESL Pro League Season 6 (CS:GO)


FaZe Clan vs. Godsent, 1 p.m.

Ninjas in Pyjamas vs. BIG, 1 p.m.

Fnatic vs. North, 3:20 p.m.

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

North Amercia

SK Gaming vs. Ghost, 7 p.m.

CLG vs. Luminosity, 7 p.m.

NRG vs. Rogue, 9:20 p.m.

Team Liquid vs. Misfits, 9:20 p.m.


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