eSports’ ‘Pro’-Gamers Are Doping To Win

eSports’ ‘Pro’-Gamers Are Doping To Win

eSports is the next victim of drug abusers. Turns out so-called ‘pro’-gamers in the eSports world need to dope up on performance enhancing drugs to be road worthy. Their excuse? Everyone does it… Oh, how far we have fallen. eSports is a hugely successful business. This year’s record-breaking Dota tournament proves just how lucrative the business is. Every day we hear about the snowballing successes, but wherever there is light […]

Dota You Know You’re A Millionaire?

Dota You Know You’re A Millionaire?

The world of eSports seems to be growing at an unprecedented rate. ESport is a lot more accessible than many other kinds of sports and doesn’t require haven’t to go to a pitch in all kinds of weather to train. With that in mind, I can’t really say that I find the news of Dota 2’s annual tournament having a prize pool of over 12 Million dollars. After all, video […]

Lonely Swatter Admits To Targeting Girls Who Turned Him Down

Lonely Swatter Admits To Targeting Girls Who Turned Him Down

Swatting is an activity that the dregs of humanity engage in because their parents didn’t hug them enough. Swatting is an illegal activity where these gutless individuals trick the emergency services into believing that a horrific incident has occurred, usually a murder or a mass shooting. The result is a SWAT team breaking down the door of their victim’s house and pointing guns in people’s faces. In the past, this […]

League of Legends Streamer ‘Amberly’ Pretended To Be A Girl For Donations, Later Reveals Truth

League of Legends Streamer ‘Amberly’ Pretended To Be A Girl For Donations, Later Reveals Truth

A rather bizarre bit of news just stirred up in the League of Legends community. A streamer by the name of ‘Amberly’, who 2 months ago claimed to be a ‘female challenger player’ recently came out and confirmed that they merely pretended to be a girl to get donations. The original post gained massive popularity, with even the manager of esports team Cloud 9 willing to offer this person a […]

League of Legends will Soon Receive Improved Audio

League of Legends will Soon Receive Improved Audio

Riot Games’ senior sound designer Adam Swanson took to the official League of Legends forums a over the weekend to discuss what’ll be happening with the game’s audio in future patches. Essentially, Riot Games will be transitioning to a new to audio engine to control the game’s voices, music and sound effects. Though the full transition itself is still a fair few patches away, Swanson saw it fair to inform League of Legends players nonetheless […]

League of Legends Dev to Upgrade Tribunal System

League of Legends Dev to Upgrade Tribunal System

It’s common knowledge that dipping yourself into League of Legends can introduce you to toxic players that you perceive as to have a significant lack of empathy and reason. Whilst the game does have its down behavior system, its developer, Riot Games, is looking to improve upon it and introduce new features to ensure that the system itself is more effective against unsporting players. In order to update the game’s behavior system, the Tribunal, […]

New League of Legends gameplay with Braum, the new tanky support, revealed

New League of Legends gameplay with Braum, the new tanky support, revealed

Several days ago, Riot Games revealed concrete information about Braum, the upcoming champion to be added to League of Legends’ already vast roster. We’ve seen that he is a hybrid tank and support, and will act as a meat-shield on more than one occasion. His entire skill-set is based around this notion. Since we have footage included, I won’t bother explaining his abilities in detail, but it’s enough to know […]

League of Legends patch buffs Rumble, Rengar and Kassadin, updates Twitch

League of Legends patch buffs Rumble, Rengar and Kassadin, updates Twitch

Today’s League of Legends patch only had a few minor changes. Riot didn’t want to upset the game too much before the 2014 All-Star tournament in Paris next month. However, there are a few changes to some once-great champions that could make a difference in your champion selection:  Rumble The danger zone shield and movement speed bonuses on his W have been doubled to 50% The danger zone damage and […]

League of Legends May Skin and Champion Sales

League of Legends May Skin and Champion Sales

Riot Games has chosen to try out something new this month, and instead of the normal Monday/Thursday champion and skin sale announcements we’ve been accustomed to in League of Legends, we’re getting an entire month’s worth of skin sale announcements up front. If you ever wanted to know ahead of time what champions and skins will be getting a RP discount, things are looking up for you! While this new […]

New League of Legends Trailer Teases New Champion: Braum

New League of Legends Trailer Teases New Champion: Braum

On Thursday evening, Riot Games’ YouTube channel released a video titled “Trials of the Poro”, an adorable animation which proved to be a hidden announcement for a never-before-seen new champion, Braum. A post on the official league of legends website released the video with the tag “Braum” and under the Champion Preview category, leading many to the conclusion that this will be the name of the axe-wielding man seen at […]