Leffen needs to overcome himself to be a great Melee player again

Leffen’s greatest weakness is his own inability to accept imperfection

Watching William “Leffen” Hjelte’s rise in 2015 was like watching a duck recite the Meditations in perfect Latin.

October 27, 2017

Burnout – The Hungrybox/Ken parallel

Over the weekend, Hungrybox won the Big House 7. It was another astounding lower bracket run as he forced himself to make the run back

October 9, 2017

Why vote aMSa for the Smash Summit?

For those who don’t know, the Smash Summit vote is going on now. I don’t usually care who is being voted in, but aMSa opted in this time.

September 27, 2017
Smash.gg raised $11 million in funding.

Smash.gg secures $11 million investment

Smash.gg, the grassroots event organizing company that has become a staple of the Super Smash Bros scene, has raised $11 million in its latest round of investment funding.

August 3, 2017
The MSG company has acquired a controlling stake in CLG.

MSG purchases controlling interest in CLG

The Madison Square Garden company has purchased a controlling interest in Counter Logic Gaming, CLG announced Monday.

July 31, 2017
TV viewership dropped for the grand finals of Street Fighter V at EVO.

TV viewership drops slightly for Street Fighter V finals at EVO

The Street Fighter V grand finals at EVO had a slight drop in TV viewership compared to last year, according to the Nielsen ratings.

July 19, 2017
Disney XD will broadcast the Smash 4 finals at EVO this weekend.

EVO Smash 4 finals will be broadcast on Disney XD

According to a Tweet by D|XP, the gaming-centric programming block on the Disney XD channel, the Smash 4 finals at EVO will be broadcast live at 6 p.m. Sunday on Disney XD.

July 14, 2017
Selfless Gaming's owners will look to sell the organization's brand.

Selfless Gaming owners put organization up for sale

The co-owners of the esports organization Selfless Gaming, Steve “Ryu” Rattacasa and Bradford Rajani, announced Friday they will step away from the organization and are looking for people interested in purchasing its brand.

July 7, 2017
EVO registration is down for many games, including Street Fighter V.

EVO registration for Street Fighter V, Smash games drop significantly from 2016

Joey “Mr. Wizard” Cuellar, the organizer EVO, the most prestigious fighting games tournament in the world, uploaded the number of entrants in various games ahead of this week’s event.

July 3, 2017