Riot’s decision not to implement local League of Legends servers isn’t a bad thing
Sep27

Riot’s decision not to implement local League of Legends servers isn’t a bad thing

The final decision was no, but before you get all up in arms, let’s take a minute to consider the outcome of not having local servers for League of Legends and what we can larn from Dota 2.

League of Legends moves to crowdfunding prize pools
Sep23

League of Legends moves to crowdfunding prize pools

What can we expect when crowdfunding hits the largest eSport in the world?

Discover the secrets of the forest with Ivern – the latest League of Legends champion
Sep22

Discover the secrets of the forest with Ivern – the latest League of Legends champion

Not only have Riot come out with a brand new patch, they’ve just unveiled a brand new champion too. Here’s a closer look at Ivern, the Green Father.

Dota 2 vs. League of Legends: Updating the numbers
Sep22

Dota 2 vs. League of Legends: Updating the numbers

Grab your best defense as we debate which eSports is biggest by the numbers. While League of Legends still dominates, Dota 2 has seen significant growth, but why is LoL just so much bigger?

Cloud9’s LoL coach was hacked – Are you safe?
Sep21

Cloud9’s LoL coach was hacked – Are you safe?

If the personal accounts of Cloud9’s coach can be compromised, can you say you’re safe too? Take some time today to ensure your gaming accounts are safe from prying eyes.

Why of course there’s a League of Legends board game
Sep20

Why of course there’s a League of Legends board game

League of Legends’ board game looks rather cool, but also pretty complicated. Maybe this is the game to break the longest gaming session record currently held by that damn Monopoly.

Dota 2 tops the viewership rankings for August
Sep16

Dota 2 tops the viewership rankings for August

August viewership numbers are in and Dota 2 topped the rankings thanks to The International 2016. Overwatch jumped three spots, while Counter-Strike dropped three too. What does this say about eSports and their dedicated following?

The rise of a nation: How can South Africa grow its eSports?
Sep16

The rise of a nation: How can South Africa grow its eSports?

The results that were posted for South Africa’s Overwatch team did not make for great reading. They didn’t register a single win in their three match run, despite taking a map off Germany. Whilst Germany was always going to be a difficult opponent, they were unable to make an impact against fairly inconspicuous opposition in the form of Ireland and Baltic & Caspian Sea. The results were reminiscent of previous international...
League of Legends hits 100 million monthly active users
Sep15

League of Legends hits 100 million monthly active users

League of Legends now boasts 100 million monthly users. That’s nearly double the population of South Africa.

Riot Games will celebrate its 10th birthday with gifts and a bonus IP weekend for League of Legends
Sep14

Riot Games will celebrate its 10th birthday with gifts and a bonus IP weekend for League of Legends

Riot Games are a decade old, and they’re celebrating! They’re giving away gifts, and hosting a bonus IP event this weekend.

Patch 6.18 for League of Legends has the reworked Yorick and more
Sep08

Patch 6.18 for League of Legends has the reworked Yorick and more

The last few updates for League of Legends have been pretty low-key, purely because the World Championship is just around the corner, and Riot don’t want to shuffle the MOBA’s meta around too much. Patch 6.18 is more or less the same as those others, except for the fact that it features a reworked champion.

Interesting new voice lines have popped up on League of Legend’s PBE
Sep01

Interesting new voice lines have popped up on League of Legend’s PBE

The latest League of Legends Public Beta Environment update contains the usual bits and pieces, such as balance changes and additional splash art, but also, mysterious new voice lines. Is there a new champion on the way?