Overwatch

NiP leaves Overwatch for now

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Ninjas in Pyjamas announced today that they have dropped their Overwatch team. I don’t think it’s a big deal that a lot of teams are leaving Overwatch given the current situation. As an org, you have to justify the value of a pickup whether that be

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Rather work at McDonald’s

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Taimou had an outburst on Twitter over the weekend. It was about his burnout with the game of Overwatch and his struggles with motivation, depression and his loss of interest in the game. These are serious issues, but when he wrote that at this point

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Not your symbol

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Yesterday, Andrew Kim released an article about Geguri, the Korean female Overwatch player who was accused of cheating because she was “too good.” It was about her struggles during the hackusations and her clearing up the fact that the entire issue had nothing to do

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Use of free cam in Overwatch

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Overwatch Contenders happened the last two weekends for NA and EU. During the tournament they made more use of the free cam in observing. Sideshow also made a good video about the topic. Here are some points to add to the free cam issue. The maps

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Did bebe kill sombra?

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast Today EnVyUs played X6 in APEX. What surprised me when I was watching was that bebe’s Zenyatta completely nullified chipshajen’s Sombra play, specifically his ult usage. Every time sombra was about to use the ult, bebe popped his own ult right before nullifying the effect of his team’s

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On NA LCS franchising

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast These are just some reactions to the announcement of franchising in NA LCS. If Riot Games is concerned with supporting its pros, it needs to shorten their LCS seasons and make an actual offseason to stop burnout. Also, Riot only gave Tainted Minds a slap on the

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The Korean Schadenfreude

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast There are many types of joy in this world. Some comes from achievement, others from family, friends, loved ones. All of these things are great, but there is a special kind of satisfaction, a special kind of joy gained from watching someone else suffer much

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Throwing money at a problem

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast When we talk about saving or growing esports, the general answer seems to be similar for a majority of esports games: to throw money at the game. But throwing money at the game isn’t enough unless you’re using it in constructive ways. An obvious example

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