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Star Wars: The Force Unleashed 1 And 2 Now Backward Compatible On Xbox One
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EA Is Giving Away Battlefield 4 And Hardline Premium To Access Members
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Rainbow Six Siege Dust Line Expansion Adds Two Navy SEALs On May 11
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God Of War 3 Director Stig Asmussen Leading Star Wars Game At Respawn
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The Division’s Update 1.2 Is All About More, Better Loot
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There Are Lots Of Star Wars Games On Sale This Week
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Moto Racer 4 Brings The Series Back To Consoles This Fall
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Hologrid: Monster Battles Kickstarter Hopes To Recapture Star Wars Holochess Magic
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See Fire Emblem Fates' Upcoming Map Pack 2 DLC In Action
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Blizzard Yanks Competitive Play Ahead Of Overwatch's Open Beta
May 03 2016 06:39 PM
Everything You Need To Know About This Weekend's Call of Duty Championship
on March 26, 2015 at 09:18 PM
This weekend, Major League Gaming and Activision are hosting the third annual Call of Duty Championship. Here's a quick cheat sheet for those of you planning to tune in. What Is It? The Call of Duty Championship are Activision's attempt to create a worldwide event around its popular shooting...
Life After Game Over: Pro Gamers Face Retirement
on August 07, 2014 at 11:40 AM
Professional gaming, the loose confederacy of leagues, organizations, and tournaments that fall under the large banner of “eSports,” has experienced dizzying growth in the last decade. Once little more than glorified LAN parties with some sponsors and prize money, the popularity of watching...
Interview: Hector "OpticH3CZ" Rodriguez Of OpTic Gaming
on July 01, 2014 at 02:14 PM
[photo by Brett Kramer, all rights reserved] As owner of OpTic Gaming, Hector “OpticH3CZ” Rodriguez is an eSports jack-of-all-trades, guiding his team’s efforts both as game casters and high-stakes Call of Duty tournament players. We recently spoke with him about his work and overall...
The Pillars of eSports
on June 29, 2012 at 02:00 PM
Last week, we discussed what the term eSports meant and made a case for why people might enjoy it. This week, we talk about the core games and franchises that make up the eSports scene. Just as traditional sports include different games like football, baseball, and hockey, eSports are comprised of many...
Why Should You Care About eSports?
on June 22, 2012 at 02:55 PM
What makes over eight million people tune in to live streams to watch other people play video games? Electronic Sports, better known as eSports, is an umbrella term for competitive video gaming. Competitive gaming has been growing in popularity for a while now, developing a large fan-base that is both...
Major League Gaming's CEO Talks About The Future Of E-Sports
on June 19, 2012 at 02:07 PM
Major League Gaming's Spring Championship in Anaheim, California took place the weekend after E3. Over 20,000 passionate fans showed up in person and 4.7 million tuned in online to watch the competitions in Starcraft II, League of Legends, and several fighting games. The man overseeing this colossal...
Balancing Starcraft And The Lessons For Heart Of The Swarm
on June 18, 2012 at 02:00 PM
On top of creating an entirely new campaign and new multiplayer units for Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm, Blizzard has to monitor and tweak the heavily-played Wings of Liberty multiplayer balance. Starcraft II production director Chris Sigaty says that the team has learned a number of lessons from...
Starcraft II's New Units And The Problem With Legacy Of The Void
on June 14, 2012 at 02:30 PM
The reason that Blizzard gave for Starcraft II being split into three different games is that they wanted to give each race a narrative chance to shine in single-player. Now they are dealing with the repercussions of their decision on the multiplayer side of things. In this interview shot at Anaheim's...
Pro Gaming Comes Of Age
on December 06, 2011 at 09:45 PM
“A beer in one hand and shouting at the TV, I finally understand football,” declares StarCraft II design director Dustin Browder. The “Barcraft” phenomenon Browder is gushing about, where gamers take over a sports bar and put StarCraft II streams on the establishment’s high...
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