Is NA the best Dota 2 region?

During 2014-15, Dota 2 fans tried to claim that NA was the best region because of the existence of Evil Geniuses.

October 19, 2017

On Boltz reportedly joining SK Gaming

Boltz is reportedly set to join SK. My first impression is that it should work out well. Boltz has spent his entire career on Immortals being a consistent star player from a supportive role.

October 19, 2017

TaeJa, soO and Neeb

This is just a thought experiment. For various reasons, I don’t have Neeb as the GOAT foreigner in StarCraft 2. If you want to see the criteria I use, here it is.

October 18, 2017

So what exactly are the criteria to get into the NA LCS?

So according to today’s ESPN report, Immortals is out and Echo Fox is in the NA LCS.

October 18, 2017

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