Overwatch

Upsets in Overwatch

“Chiu on this” is a short and regular opinion blast At Apex, there were two upsets in the playoff bracket. EnVyUS beat Rogue 3-2 and Kongdoo beat Lunatic-hai 3-0. The 3-0 is a bit misleading as all three were close games. I’m not too surprised by these results. First because I obviously don’t watch that

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Talespin leaves EnVyUs

Today Talespin left EnVyUs. The move is surprising as they are in the middle of a tournament at OGN. He left citing a lack of happiness and some team issues. The problem I see here is timing as it left the rest of the team in the lurch and their chances of making something happen with an

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Kongdoo Monsters coach quits to coach Overwatch team

Kongdoo Monsters coach Kim Mok-Gyum has quit his coaching position to go manage an Overwatch team, writes Fomos’ Choi Min-Sook. e-mFire, the company managing the Kongdoo Monsters in League Challengers Korea, announced Friday that coach Kim has stepped away from his position due to “personal reasons.” Coach Kim has been a coach for various Korean

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MyungSik joins Overwatch

After the dissolution of the five Korean Esports Association StarCraft teams and the Starcraft Proleague, MyungSik announced he was joining Team Heroic as an Overwatch player. This was extremely surprising to me since Overwatch is a team game that requires harmony. And MyungSiK is the most hated man to have ever come out of the Korean scene.

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Taimou, EnVyUs punished for lewd comment

OGN Overwatch Apex has seized Team EnVyUs’ fight money for one game and issued the team a warning after making lewd comments, OGN announced Friday. Timo “Taimou” Kettunen made a controversial comment towards a Korean announcer Wednesday in the chat during the Twitch stream of Apex, typing “I wanna explore that interviewer girl’s thighs.” OGN

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Time is a flat circle

I’ve only been around esports for about five years, and in that time games have risen and died and risen again. Every time a new esport rises the same arguments always keep popping up. This new game is too casual. It doesn’t have enough strategic depth. It’s too complicated. It’s too hardcore. The spectator UI is

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