Monthly Archive: April 2018

April’s GWENT Challenger – Damian “TailBot” Kaźmierczak triumphs

CD PROJEKT RED, creators of The Witcher series of games, announce that Damian “TailBot” Kaźmierczak has won the April 2018 GWENT Challenger tournament. The event took place this past weekend in “Wieliczka” Salt Mine, Poland, where eight of the best GWENT players from around the world competed for their share of the $100,000 prize pool, Crown Points, as well as...

Gfinity Elite Series Season 3 Rocket League and Street Fighter V Finals

The Gfinity Elite Series Season 3 finals reached a dramatic final this weekend as Rocket League favourites, Vitality stood victorious and claimed first place against rivals Team Envy. The season drew to a close as Nordavind celebrated a famous win against FNATIC for the Street Fighter V crown, bringing the Gfinity Elite Series Season 3 to an epic finish. The finals took place at the Gfinity Esports Arena in...

Gfinity Elite Series Season 3 FIFA 18 Finals – FNATIC emerged victorious

The Gfinity Elite Series Season 3 FIFA 18 tournament culminated at the Gfinity Arena in London and broadcast live on Facebook, with team FNATIC emerging victorious after a nail-biting final with UNILAD. They take home the coveted Elite Series trophy and a share of the £250,000 prize pot. It was an epic evening for our FIFA 18 fans, with both the Semi-Finals and Final...

Nintendo Outlines Plans for E3 2018

Nintendo is returning to the E3 video game trade show in June with fan-favorite activities and new features to keep watchers around the world and attendees in Los Angeles engaged and having fun. As in recent years, Nintendo will focus its E3 activities on games coming soon, with a special spotlight given to a key headlining title: the recently announced...

GamesMania – Glasgow Science Centre, 20 days of gaming and festivaling

Super Mario, Sonic, Crash Bandicoot and Minecraft’s Steve are all making their way to Glasgow Science Centre (GSC) this summer. The visitor attraction will host GamesMania, a festival featuring over 150 consoles, computers and arcades from 27th June until the 16th of July. The festival is a celebration of the last four decades of gaming and will feature classic upright...

Watch Overwatch League Match Rebroadcasts

Blizzard Entertainment There’s more than a week left before the Overwatch League Stage 3 Finals, and we’ve already been treated to a host of epic clashes, shocking upsets, and rivalry showdowns. In case you missed any of the amazing action along the way—or want to see it again—we’ve got you covered with a full slate of rebroadcasts. Following each live...

WCS Challenger North America – Upstarts Ready for Group D Challenger

Padraic Murphy – Blizzard Entertainment Group D of WCS Challenger North America gets going on April 29th, featuring Jake “NoRegreT” Umpleby, Brandon “puCK” Qual, Jay “Raze” Whipple, and Jackson “Bioice” Wroblewski. The group has huge potential for unorthodox and high caliber StarCraft 2 action. NoRegret and puCK are both currently benefiting from their time spent training in Korea, NoRegret having...

WCS EU Challenger – Group of Death on Tap after Serral Handles Group C

Padriac Murphy – Blizzard Entertainment With just one weekend remaining for WCS EU Challenger group play, we continue to inch closer to defining the top StarCraft 2 player in Europe. Six of the eight quarterfinalists have been decided, with Joona “Serral” Sotala and Théo “PtitDrogo” Freydière rising to victory in Group C over Aleksandr “Bly” Svusuyk and Matic “Starbuck” Dejak....

A Stacked European Group Begins the Final Group of WCS Challenger

Blizzard Entertainment The World Championship Series (WCS) Challenger tournament resumes its first 2018 season this weekend, and Group D will finish out the group stages as they compete for cash, WCS points, and a shot at seeding directly into WCS Austin in June. Here’s a look at who will be playing and where you can watch. Streams English: twitch.tv/starcraft (primary)...

TEKKEN World Tour – Korea Masters 2018 Preview

TEKKEN World Tour Pools: Saturday, 12am ET (Friday, 9pm PT) on twitch.tv/tekken Top 16: Sunday, 12am ET (Saturday, 9pm PT) on twitch.tv/tekken Brackets will be posted later at https://twt2018kr.challonge.com/ After a week off, the TEKKEN World Tour is set to return with a bang Seoul, South Korea is the site for this weekend’s Korea Masters tournament. The event is a Master...

VPL Preseason Week 3 Preview

Vainglory Malene Now Available in Competitive Play Tune in for Week 3 of the European and North American VPL Preseason where for the first time, you’ll have the opportunity to see pro teams use Update 3.2’s new form-swapping hero, Malene, on Sovereign’s Rise. EUROPE: WILL QLASH’S DOMINANCE CONTINUE? European matches kick off at 9:00AM PDT this weekend (4/27). Watch Qlash,...

Quake Champions, April’s update is full of grace, cybernetic war dogs

Quake Champions’ April update springs into action, bringing fresh features and content to the best FPS players in the world. Among the additions – Quake’s quintessential villain, the cybernetic war dog Strogg, joins the fray as a new Champion; a new Cthalha-themed map offers a fresh arena to master; and a blast from the past revives that fragging feeling as...

LoL eSports – 2018 Mid-Season Invitational Event Overview

LoL eSports Whether it’s your first time watching an international esports event or you just want a quick overview of what to expect at the 2018 Mid-Season Invitational, here’s your guide to the upcoming tournament: What is the 2018 Mid-Season Invitational? The 2018 Mid-Season Invitational (MSI) is an international League of Legends tournament. 14 regions will participate by sending their...

LoL eSports- Rift Rivals 2018 : LCK vs. LPL vs. LMS

LoL eSports It’s almost time for the LPL to defend their title at Rift Rivals: LCK vs. LPL vs. LMS. Rift Rivals: LCK vs. LPL vs. LMS will take place on July 5-8, 2018 at the Dalian Sports Center Stadium in Dalian, China. Twelve teams — the top four Spring Split teams from each region — will compete for regional dominance. Here’s everything you need to know about Rift...