Get ready for this year’s PAX West, because an exciting event is about to take place. Elex Tech is bringing Clash of Kings to PAX for a must see one-of-a-kind event for its 3rd year anniversary. There’s a huge surprise in store this year for attendees, but what is known is that it will involve a giant dragon, large crowds and an event you won’t soon forget.… Read the rest
Independent Canadian developer and publisher Digital Extremes will descend on PAX West with a trio of stellar games in Seattle, WA starting this Friday, September 1. Headlined by the ’70s era first-person/deck building The Amazing Eternals, the 30-million-user-strong online-action hit Warframe, and the newly announced MMO-bullet-hell Survived By, the Free-to-Play developer and publisher is making an impressive showing at PAX West with a large 250-square foot booth, hands-on game time, media interviews, a series of social quests/activities, and a ton of game swag to quench PAX fans’ thirst.… Read the rest
For the second year in a row, and third year total, East Coast Throwdown is part of the prestigious Capcom Pro Tour. Capcom Cup 2016 was one of the most exciting E-sports events of the season last year, and the ECT team couldn’t be more honored or excited to be part of the circuit leading up to it once again.… Read the rest
Celtic Throwdown 2017, held this weekend from September 2nd through 3rd in Dublin, Irelend is one of several exciting Ranking Events taking place this weekend around the world. This event features Japan’s Hx|CYG BST|Daigo Umehara, winner of last week’s E-Sports Festival Hong Kong 2017 Premier Event, as well as top regional players such as France’s Method RB|Luffy, Norway’s BX3|Phenom and Ireland’s Method|Cobelcog.… Read the rest
First Attack is Puerto Rico’s premiere fighting game event and the biggest in the Caribbean. This is our 5th iteration and hope to stay true of being one of the hypes events, and definitely a memorable one. Be sure to tune in live to watch First Attack PR 2017 this weekend!… Read the rest
The new school year is here which means it’s time for the AVGL Collegiate Smite Championship!
This season will feature a $10,000 prize pool, 70,000 Gems, and it is free to enter! Sign ups end September 9th so players should begin finding teams immediately. Anyone in search of a team can use the AVGL Smite Recruitment Discord channel.… Read the rest
The World Championship Series (WCS) Montreal is coming in early September, and 16 players have made their way through the brutal Challenger bracket to secure their seeds. Here are some of the highlights leading into the final WCS Circuit event of the year.
A More Even Split
At the last two Circuit events, Zerg players have dominated the qualifiers.… Read the rest
Esports Championship Series, the revolutionary esports league by competitive gaming platform FACEIT, has announced the 16 teams set to compete in the Season 4 ECS Development League. The ECS Development League kicks off on Tuesday, August 29, with PGL Kraków Major winners Gambit and European giants North, among others, looking to earn a place in Season 4 of the ECS main league.… Read the rest
Indie MEGABOOTH curators have announced Indie MEGASHOW Tokyo, a pop-up version of its standalone roaming event series MEGASHOW. In partnership with DDM, Dangen Entertainment, Wanxin Media, Degica Games, Coconut Island, GameTomo, Bravewave, Skeleton Crew and Dekki Games, MEGASHOW Tokyo will be held at SuperDeluxe in Roppongi on Wednesday, September 20th leading into Tokyo Game Show.… Read the rest
19-year-old Nikita “clawz” Marchinksy from Belarus shocked the Quake esports scene this weekend at the first Quake World Championships, overpowering experienced veterans and teams to claim both the Duel crown as an individual, and the Sacrifice crown as part of Team 2Z.
- Watch clawz take down Quake vet Vo0 in the Duel Finals:
- Watch Team 2Z eliminate Team NOTOFAST in the Sacrifice Finals:
Joined by his Team 2Z teammates Latrommi, Silencep and Xron, clawz helped claim the $300,000 Sacrifice Grand Prize with a 3-1 victory over NOTOFAST, a squad of legendary Quake veterans that includes noctis, fazz, stermy and toxjq.… Read the rest
From September 1st through 4th, the Unrivaled Tournament Series, and GameWorks Seattle will be offering free game play to all registered attendees of the PAX West convention.
The Seattle GameWorks store was the fourth location in the Unrivaled Tournament multi-city Regionals where winning players earned an expense-free trip to Las Vegas for the Finals on October 27th – 29th being held at Bally’s and The Paris.
The journey to end this Legion’s crusade begins with Shadows of Argus (World of Warcraft Patch 7.3).
Heroes of Azeroth will be tested like never before when they take the fight to Argus, the source of the Legion’s power and its most fortified stronghold, in Shadows of Argus (Patch 7.3).… Read the rest
Colourful independent developer Sectordub and monotone game label Devolver Digital have announced Pikuniku for the Nintendo Switch and PC for 2018. The charming title will be playable at PAX West this weekend in the Indie Megabooth.
Pikuniku is an absurd puzzle-exploration game that takes place in a strange and playful world where not everything is as happy as it seems.… Read the rest
LOST SPHEAR™, the second title from Tokyo RPG Factory™, is making a splash at this year’s PAX West, held at the Washington State Convention Center from Sept. 1-4. PAX attendees can play the LOST SPHEAR demo and take photos with characters Kanata and Lumina at the SQUARE ENIX® booth (#2141).… Read the rest
The best North American Blade & Soul Esports teams will compete in the Blade & Soul Regional Championship at PAX West in the PAX Arena on Sept. 3. Matches will be all day with finals beginning at ~6:30 p.m. PDT. The winner and runners up of the tournament will – for the first time in Blade & Soul’s history – secure their invitation to represent North America against 16 other teams from around the globe to be crowned the best of the best in Blade & Soul’s World Championships.… Read the rest