Apollo on ADC meta: “Lucian is still good, but going the utility route with Ashe, Caitlyn, Sivir (is better). Caitlyn’s not really utility but she’s more like back line.”

Slingshot caught up with Apollo during Week 2 of the LCS to talk about joining Apex, the start to the split and adjusting to a new schedule.

June 21, 2016

Echo Fox Hard: “There’s kind of a panic we have when the game gets closer to the end.”

Slingshot had the chance to talk to jungler Anthony “Hard” Barkhovtsev after Week 2 of the LCS about all those topics:

June 20, 2016

Reignover: Tournament realm is “most efficient” way to practice outside of scrims. “We even have voice talk.”

The pros seemed mixed on the best way to practice, though TR appears to have made at least somewhat of an improvement. Here are the takes of three LCS players on the situation:

June 20, 2016

KiWiKid: “I’ve been in the game for so f***ing long, honestly way too long, and I haven’t accomplished much…I want to go to worlds.”

The scene was set for Alan “KiWiKid” Nguyen to walk away from professional League of Legends.

June 17, 2016

We asked 12 North American LCS players who they think is underrated

We asked 12 North American LCS players who they think is underrated

June 16, 2016

n0ne on Mew2King: ” Everything he does just makes sense. I guess that is his weakness.”

Before 2014, highlight reels of a new Canadian smasher would emerge.

June 15, 2016

WildTurtle on NA region: “I think the gap has definitely closed a lot, and I think NA has a really good chance to win worlds this year.”

Immortals is off to another good start in its second split of the North American League Championship Series.

June 15, 2016

Q&A: P1 Gate on Inori’s visa issues, Team Impulse and forming Phoenix1

Slingshot’s Vince Nairn had the chance to talk to Phoenix1’s Austin “Gate” Yu during Week 2 of the League Championship Series summer split.

June 14, 2016

Wizzrobe: “Every tournament I come to learn, and if I’m going to too many tournaments, I feel like I’m not learning or absorbing the information as much.”

Slingshot’s Dylan “CC” Cooke had the chance to talk to Wizzrobe about tournaments, playing different games and how to space out a year-long schedule.

June 13, 2016
Blizzard MLG Overwatch

The formation of Overwatch’s professional scene

The success of Blizzard’s Overwatch comes as no surprise to the gaming industry.

June 9, 2016