IEM Katowice shows — again — why BO1 must go

There is nothing better in all of competitive League of Legends than international tournaments. That’s what made IEM Katowice so frustrating.

March 7, 2016

ESC Ever: The amateurs who became champions

EVER ESC touched the League of Legends scene in a way that no team has. An amatuer squad from Korea, EVER came out of nowhere to win the KeSPA Cup last November, defeating SK Telecom only a week after it was crowned world champion.

March 4, 2016

The case for CLG to beat SK Telecom

Coming off of a week in which it defeated the top two League of Legends teams in North America, Counter Logic Gaming heads to IEM Katowice with confidence. Will it be enough to overcome world-class opponents?

March 4, 2016

Bjergsen vs. Jensen: Battle for the best North American mid laner

The question has been asked multiple times this split by the North American League of Legends Championship Series casters: Is Jensen the new best NA mid laner? Has he dethroned Bjergsen?

March 3, 2016

Key takeaways from IEM Katowice Day 1

The opening day at IEM Katowice has been so incredibly packed with anything a fan could ever want that I decided to go ahead and put a column together already.

March 2, 2016

Chinese teams need good showing at IEM Katowice

League of Legends has few opportunities for teams to demonstrate international strength.

March 2, 2016

The Dota 2 amateur casting system needs change if community wants new talent

Dota 2 has an issue with casters, and it is not what you might think. Rather, casters have a problem with Dota 2.

March 1, 2016

Who’s the better Lee Sin: Dardoch or Rush?

Martin “Deficio” Lynge summed up the North American League of Legends Championship Series perfectly in a tweet in a tweet Sunday, mentioning his preference for high skill cap champions, notably Lee Sin.

March 1, 2016

Can anybody stop Fnatic?

Fnatic is in the middle of a hot streak that’s not been seen in some time in the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive scene.

Well, at least not by any other team.

February 29, 2016

A look at the randomness of best-of-ones

In this article I set out to look at just how random best-of-ones are, and what can be done to improve a format that is getting criticized by just about everyone following these events.

February 28, 2016