Why scrimming gives no useful experience for LAN

Here’s why scrimming gives no experience for LAN. This is in response to some fans from the League of Legends subreddit who thought it did.

October 17, 2017

The League of Legends and Dota 2 deviation

In a recent episode of “Talk to Thorin,” LS talks about how Western League of Legends pros do not understand the roles of the their other teammates to a high degree.

October 17, 2017

Analysis of FaZe Clan CT-side and North’s strategy against it at ELEAGUE

FaZe Clan has the largest target on its back of any CS:GO team right now.

October 16, 2017

Toxic is a dumb word with no meaning

I’ve been in esports for a bit now. Long enough to remember when people like Slasher heavily campaigned for the use of eSports instead of esports.

October 16, 2017

The definitive trash tier list

As I use the word trash all the time to denote bad teams, I’ve created this list to differentiate the different levels of trash there are in competition.

October 13, 2017

Why The International always has a leg up over comparable tournaments

All esports I follow have great super large tournaments. For League of Legends, it’s worlds, for StarCraft 2 it’s GSL, for CS:GO it’s the Majors, for the FGC it’s EVO.

October 13, 2017
Newbee will begin its long road back to success at StarLadder

The long road back for Newbee begins at StarLadder

The grand final of The International 7 was the height of the careers of the Newbee roster: Xu “Moogy” Han, Song “Sccc” Chun, Damien “kpii” Chok, Hu “Kaka” Liangzhi and Zeng “Faith” Hongda.

October 12, 2017

When down in the hole, Fnatic had two choices: Give up or keep going. It kept going.

After the first week of the group stage at the League of Legends World Championship, Fnatic’s hope seemed dashed.

October 12, 2017

Players to watch in the ELEAGUE semifinals

The semifinals of the ELEAGUE CS:GO Premier are happening today. The matches are Astralis/Cloud9 and FaZe Clan/North.

October 12, 2017

CS:GO needs a new map, not another rework

While many people are excited of the rework of Dust2, for me it raises a bigger question. Why is it so hard to make a new map for CS:GO?

October 11, 2017