CD PROJEKT RED, creators of The Witcher series of games, announce that Jan Superjj102 Janssen has triumphed in this year’s first GWENT Open tournament, which took place last weekend in Warsaw, Poland. Janssen snagged a big share of the $25,000 prize pool with a killer deck that could not be beat.
As the 16 best Rainbow Six: Siege teams gear up for the biggest tournament of the year, the Six Invitational taking place February 13th to 18th in Montreal, the Escalation video series showcases what it takes to reach a Pro League player level, and how to survive some big sieges.
The 2018 Call of Duty World League nine-week series features the top sixteen teams in Call of Duty esports from North America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific. They are competing for part of the $4.2 million season prize purse, the largest in Call of Duty World League history.
The championship Unitas Gaming eSports team, made up of top players from all over Latin America, have entered into an agreement with SPYR to begin immediately streaming weekly Pocket Starship matches to fans.
Gamers looking to get into eSports can try out one of the hottest games on the eSports circuit, H1Z1, for free through December 21st. Developer Daybreak Games announced the first ever free week, which will feature all content from the game, plus a huge discount for new players through Steam.
Konami Digital Entertainment announced a collaboration with eSports company eFootball.Pro to create a professional eSports competition using Konami’s football game series. The new international league will aim to attract players from around the world, and will be broadcasted globally. Expect more details on this soon.
Gamer Sensei, the top eSports coaching platform, and Becker College have partnered to create a first-of-its-kind program for students this semester. Student eSports athletes club will now have access to professional coaches from around the globe. This year, the Becker team will concentrate on League of Legends and Overwatch.
Going from beginner to an actual League of Legends player is not easy and requires some help. This article is my first hand experience getting coached in League of Legends from Gamer Sensei and the beginning of a journey. A journey that may lead one day to ranked play.
Potentially opening up a new type of gaming, the Las Vegas MGM Grand Hotel and Casino and Zero Latency are creating a new VR zombie shooting experience. Players wear VR headsets while a virtual city populated by malicious undead are rendered all around. Players can walk anywhere within the 2,000-square-foot arena, trying to outsmart and outshoot the walking dead.
Georgia State University is joining the increasing number of colleges supporting student involvement in eSports. The university will immediately begin to recruit and promote collegiate teams for multiplayer videogame competitions across the country.