• Boston Uprising part ways with Marve1

    Boston Uprising parted ways Monday with veteran tank Min-seo “Marve1” Hwang over “personal issues.” The 21-year-old South Korean joined the Overwatch League team in October 2021 following a three-year run with Seoul Dynasty. Today we say thank you and goodbye to @ow_Marve1 Statement from President @LorangerChris below. pic.twitter.com/3mWyoqFw2P — Boston Uprising (@BostonUprising) May 23, 2022 […]

  • Royal Never Give Up win sixth straight at MSI

    Royal Never Give Up won two more matches Monday to extend their winning streak to six in the Rumble Stage of the 2022 Mid-Season Invitational in Busan, South Korea. RNG defeated Saigon Buffalo in 36 minutes on red and Evil Geniuses in 24 minutes on blue on Day 4 of the Rumble Stage to improve […]

  • Team Secret add Crystallis to Dota 2 roster

    Team Secret announced the signing Monday of Remco “Crystallis” Arets to their Dota 2 roster. The 20-year-old Dutch pro confirmed his departure from Entity the same day. Welcome to the squad, Crystallis ??#SecretDota pic.twitter.com/W5GsbYWq2y — Team Secret (@teamsecret) May 23, 2022 Crystallis previously competed with Creepwave, Ghost Frogs and B8. He replaces Sumail “SumaiL” Hassan, […]

  • Virtus.pro bench buster, YEKINDAR

    Virtus.pro shuffled their Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster on Monday following a disappointing result in the PGL Antwerp Major, moving Timur “buster” Tulepov of Kazakhstan and Mareks “YEKINDAR” Galinskis of Latvia to the bench. Virtus.pro were eliminated in Antwerp at the Legends Stage and also posted less-than-expected results at IEM Katowice. At Antwerp, the team competed […]

  • Fuel, Reign shoot up West standings at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

    The Dallas Fuel and Atlanta Reign made big moves up the West division standings by feasting on bottom feeders Sunday in the final day of Week 3 at Overwatch League Kickoff Clash qualifiers. The Fuel (4-1) jumped into second place by beating the last-place Paris Eternal, 3-0. The Reign (3-1) moved up to third in […]

  • OpTic Texas keeps perfect record in CDL Major 3 qualifying

    OpTic Texas stayed unbeaten in three matches and took sole possession of second place Sunday as Week 2 concluded in qualifying for the Call of Duty League Stage 3 Major. OpTic (3-0) handed the Atlanta FaZe (2-1) their first loss in the qualifier with a 3-1 win in the best-of-five match. The day’s other matches […]

  • Philadelphia Fusion remain unbeaten at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

    Philadelphia Fusion seized sole possession of first place in the East division of the Overwatch League Kickoff Clash qualifiers on Sunday with a 3-0 victory against Guangzhou Charge. The Fusion followed up a 2-0 win on Oasis with a 3-1 win on Eichenwalde and a 3-0 win on Watchpoint: Gibraltar. Seoul Dynasty and Hangzhou Spark […]

  • Royal Never Give Up surge to MSI Rumble Stage lead

    Royal Never Give Up vaulted into first place in the Rumble Stage with two wins Sunday at the 2022 Mid-Season Invitational in Busan, South Korea. PSG Talon began their day with a stunning upset of previously unbeaten G2 Esports. Including 12 straight wins to begin this event, G2 had a 24-game winning streak dating back […]

  • OG wins ESL One Stockholm

    Faced with the prospect of having to win six straight tournament matches after an opening-round loss, OG never blinked, as the European-based squad completed its run with two victories Sunday to wrap up the championship at the ESL One Stockholm in Sweden. OG earned $200,000 in grand prize money for its efforts. In the championship […]

  • International 2022 to be played in Singapore

    Valve confirmed Sunday that The International 2022 will be held in October in Singapore, marking the first time the Dota 2 event has been staged in Southeast Asia. Singapore. October 2022. The Aegis of Champions awaits. pic.twitter.com/938wBjqrGE — DOTA 2 (@DOTA2) May 22, 2022 The International 2021, or TI10, took place in Bucharest, Romania, after […]

  • KheZu ‘kicked’ from Quincy Crew Dota2 team

    Quincy Crew parted ways with captain Maurice “KheZu” Gutmann, however the latter dismissed the notion that it was mutual. KheZu took to social media to vent his frustration Saturday after being relieved of his duties on the Dota 2 team. “I’ve been kicked,” the 27-year-old German wrote on Twitter. “I think I have been doing […]

  • FaZe Clan beats Natus Vincere to win PGL Antwerp

    FaZe Clan swept Natus Vincere in Sunday’s grand final to claim the title at the PGL Major Antwerp in Belgium. FaZe won the first map in overtime, 19-16 on Inferno, before finishing the job by beating NaVi 16-10 on Nuke to earn the $500,000 grand prize. FaZe began their journey in the Legends Stage, the […]

  • Unbeaten Shock use furious rally to beat Gladiators at Kickoff qualifiers

    The San Francisco Shock were pushed to their limit before pulling off a stirring comeback Saturday to remain undefeated in West division Overwatch League Kickoff Clash qualifiers. The Shock, well, shocked the Los Angeles Gladiators 3-2 after falling behind 2-0 to begin the match. San Francisco upped its record to 5-0 and are still the […]

  • TSM clinches spot in Grand Final at ESL One Stockholm

    TSM pulled off a comeback, three-map victory Saturday to claim the first berth in the Grand Final at ESL One Stockholm in Sweden. In moving one win away from earning the event’s $200,000 grand prize, TSM dropped the opening map but rallied in a 2-1 decision over Tundra Esports to take the upper-bracket final. In […]

  • Rokkr, FaZe stay undefeated in CDL Major 3 qualifying

    The Minnesota Rokkr banked their fourth win without a loss Saturday in Week 2 of qualifying for the Call of Duty League Stage 3 Major. The Rokkr took apart the Florida Mutineers 3-1 to move to 4-0 in qualifying. Minnesota is one of three unbeaten teams, but owns two more wins than each of the […]

  • Chengdu Hunters win opener at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

    Chengdu Hunters made an impressive first impression on Saturday, sweeping Guangzhou Charge in their opening-round match of the East division Overwatch League Kickoff Clash qualifiers. The Hunters recorded a 1-0 win on Colosseo before posting 3-0 victories on Dorado and Kings’s Row. Also on Saturday, Shanghai Dragons and Seoul Dynasty rebounded from their initial losses […]

  • G2 Esports remain unbeaten in MSI Rumble Stage

    G2 Esports swept both Rumble Stage matches for the second straight day Saturday to continue their unbeaten run at the 2022 Mid-Season Invitational in Busan, South Korea. G2 (4-0), who posted an 8-0 record in the group stage, followed up wins over T1 and Royal Never Give Up on Friday with victories over Evil Geniuses […]

  • Fnatic bench ALEX, poizon from CS:GO roster

    United Kingdom’s Alex “ALEX” McMeekin and Bulgaria’s Valentin “poizon” Vasilev are no longer active on Fnatic’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster. The club also returned Sweden’s Peppe “Peppzor” Borak to the Fnatic Rising academy squad. The moves leave only Sweden’s Freddy “KRIMZ” Johansson and the UK’s William “mezii” Merriman on the active roster. “After a difficult […]

  • Natus Vincere, FaZe reach grand final at PGL Antwerp

    FaZe Clan and Natus Vincere both earned sweeps in their Saturday semifinal matches to set up their clash in the grand final of the PGL Major Antwerp in Belgium. FaZe swept Team Spirit while Na’Vi swept ENCE to advance to Sunday’s finale. FaZe opened with a 16-13 win on Mirage before clinching in a marathon, […]

  • Mayhem, Fuel, Justice tally wins at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

    The Florida Mayhem, Dallas Fuel and Washington Justice proved victorious Friday during West division action in the Overwatch League Kickoff Clash qualifiers. The Mayhem moved into second place with a 3-0 win over the New York Excelsior, the Fuel slid into third in the West by also earning a 3-0 sweep over the Toronto Defiant […]

  • Rokkr rally past Ultra in CDL Major 3 qualifying

    The Minnesota Rokkr rallied from a two-map deficit to beat the Toronto Ultra 3-2 on Friday as Week 2 of qualifying matches for the Call of Duty League Stage 3 Major got underway. In other Friday action, the Boston Breach beat the London Royal Ravens 3-1 and the Florida Mutineers defeated the Los Angeles Guerrillas […]

  • Fusion, Charge, Spark open with wins at Kickoff Clash qualifiers

    The Philadelphia Fusion, Guangzhou Charge and Hangzhou Spark each posted wins Friday in their opening-round matches of the East division Overwatch League Kickoff Clash qualifiers. The East division had been idle through the first two weeks of play. The Fusion blanked the Shanghai Dragons 3-0, while the Charge and the Spark each took 3-1 wins. […]

  • G2 off to 2-0 start in MSI Rumble Stage

    G2 Esports swept both matches Friday to kick off the Rumble Stage of the 2022 Mid-Season Invitational in Busan, South Korea. Six teams are competing in the Rumble Stage after qualifying through group play, and G2 picked up where they left off. A perfect 8-0 in the group stage, G2 defeated T1 and Royal Never […]

  • Gaimin Gladiators advance to lower semis at ESL One Stockholm

    Gaimin Gladiators swept beastcoast on Friday to advance to the lower bracket semifinals at ESL One Stockholm in Sweden. Gaimin Gladiators posted a win in 31 minutes on green and 32 minutes on red to punch their ticket to Saturday’s semifinal match. Miroslav “BOOM” Bican of the Czech Republic recorded a 28-3-28 kills-deaths-assists ratio for […]