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The Streak Is Over! Shanghai Dragons Win a Match in Overwatch League

The longest losing streak in esports history has finally been broken, as the Shanghai Dragons finally won a match in the Overwatch League For those of you not aware, the Dragons ended the inaugural season of the league setting a world record in esports with the worst win-loss record in history, finishing at 0-40 Their luck[...]

Twitch and Blizzard Launch Overwatch League 2019 All-Access Pass

Blizzard and Twitch have come together again to offer another All-Acess Pass for the Overwatch League's 2019 season, with a couple of changes The first being that the pass is now just a one-time $15 purchase which will run until December 31st. You'll get 200 League tokens to use on your Battle.net account to buy a[...]

Overwatch League Reveal the Uniforms For the Expansion Teams

The Overwatch League has slowly been rolling out all the new hotness from their eight expansion teams for the 2019 season, and now we get to see uniforms Technically, the uniforms have slowly been coming out over the past couple weeks as the organizers have been introducing the teams through previews Which has kind of been weird[...]

Regarding Women, esports, and "Ellie"

StarCraft has Scarlett, Dead or Alive 4 had Mystik, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive has several all-female teams, and the Overwatch League has Gegori But for every Scarlett, Gegori, or Mystik, there are hundreds of male pros While women slowly made inroads into esports, things still looked pretty grim Gegori was initially kept out of the Overwatch[...]

Overwatch Contender Player "Ellie" Confirmed as a False Identity

The owner of Ellie’s account is a player with no current or prior involvement with any Overwatch Contenders or Overwatch League team “Ellie” was never formally submitted to the active roster of Second Wind and never played in a Contenders match.  As part of the process to officially add a player to a Contenders or Overwatch[...]

The 2019 Overwatch League Schedule is Here

[caption id="attachment_957321" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Blizzard[/caption]Blizzard has announced the Overwatch League's 2019 schedule which brings in eight new expansion teams, some away games, and a $5 million USD prize pool The away games will be hosted by Dallas Fuel, Atlanta Reign, and Los Angeles Valiant in their home cities, which allows the OWL to shake things[...]

Overwatch League Sees the Vancouver Titans Revealed as Latest Team

A little bit out of the blue for the weekend, the latest team to officially reveal their look and logo for the Overwatch League is the Vancouver Titans The team is owned by the Aquilini Group and partnered with Luminosity Gaming, and aside from the fact that they appear to have taken on Winston's yeti look,[...]

Overwatch League's Next Expansion Team Revealed: Hangzhou Spark

We got another logo and uniform reveal today from the Overwatch League, this time we're getting a look at the Hangzhou Spark We're not gonna lie to you, this one is a little hard to look at The entire theme of the logo is a finger gun surrounded in pink lightning The same finger can be[...]

Overwatch League Team Chengdu Hunters Revealed

Blizzard has announced the latest Overwatch League team joining the competition in the form of the Chengdu Hunters.The Overwatch League is flying of late The game won esport of the year last night at the Esports Awards alongside several big team additions The league's season 2 is looking promising with big hope that the competition[...]

Blizzard Shows Off Two New Team Names and Colors for Overwatch League

The Overwatch League released two new images this week, showing off the team names and colors for Paris and Guangzhou The first one we'll look at here is the Paris Eternal, which has taken on a more modern design of the Gallic rooster, which is a symbol of the country dating back to the French Revolution[...]

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Overwatch League Officially Unveils Paris and Guangzhou Teams

The Overwatch League revealed the logos for two new teams joining Season 2 of the esports competition.The Overwatch League is taking big steps in its second season The inaugural season of the league was, by all accounts, a rousing success, and that's convinced eight investors to buy into it, drastically expanding the number of teams[...]

Atlanta Finally Names Their Overwatch League Team the Atlanta Reign

It took a minute after being announced, but the Atlanta team for the Overwatch League have finally picked a name with the Atlanta Reign The team let the name be known this week on Twitter with an official video hyping the name, along with colors and a proper logo.https://twitter.com/ATLReign/status/1054695795415429120While the name may throw a few[...]

Washington D.C.'s Overwatch League Team Hires First Woman Coach

Some cool news out of the Overwatch League this morning as the Washington D.C team has hired the first woman coach to the league The team hired two new people this week with Molly “AVALLA” Kim (formerly the coach of Meta Bellum) and Mikael “mkL” Skjønhaug (analyst from Last Night’s Leftovers) Kim posted her news[...]

Overwatch League's London Spitfire to Receive WWE Championship

Yesterday, much like they do with all winning sports teams, WWE's Triple H reached out to Overwatch League's London Spitfire for a special treat In recognition for winning the league's first championship, the team will be receiving their own WWE Championship Belt, which he was happy to show off on Twitter.After an exceptional resurgence, history[...]

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Overwatch League Announces the 8 New Teams Coming Next Year

Blizzard has announced the 8 new Overwatch teams coming to next year's Overwatch League, with three new Chinese, two new US, two Canadian and a mainland Europe team.The Overwatch League's first season was a rousing success for the most part Despite it having its fair share of drama along the way, seemingly surpass all expectations[...]

Overwatch League Reveals All-Star Roster for Saturday's Game

In case you were looking forward to seeing what the Overwatch League has in store for their all-star game this week, we now have the complete roster The Pacific and Atlantic divisions will face off against each other in a two-day event, being broadcast across multiple platforms starting at 4 p.m PDT on August 25th[...]

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Overwatch League Will Add a Team in Toronto Next Season

When the word came down that the two new expansions in the Overwatch League were going to be another China team and Atlanta, we kind of assumed Canada was out for another year However, word came down from ESPN this week that this is no longer the case, and that a third expansion team has gone[...]

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Brandon "Seagull" Larned has Retired From Professional Overwatch

Ever popular pro-player and streamer Brandon "Seagull" Larned has announced that he is retiring from Dallas Fuel and professional Overwatch in general.[caption id="attachment_779085" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Blizzard[/caption]We really did get to learn a lot of the great Overwatch players during the Overwatch League's first season Some came out of nowhere to become fan favourites, while others came[...]


Overwatch League Officially Adds Atlanta and Guangzhou Teams

Blizzard has announced that Atlanta and Guangzhou will be joining the ranks next year for the Overwatch League Season 2.The Overwatch League came to a close recently, with London Spitfire taking the crown as the first ever champions of the esports competition All in all, it was a rousing success, with the league's absurd ambition[...]

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Cox Enterprises Will Join the Overwatch League with a Team Next Season

The first season of the Overwatch League may be over, but we already know next season will have at least one new team added to the mix ESPN is reporting this morning that an expansion team has been confirmed with the ownership being Cox Enterprises, who finalized a deal to bring a team to Atlanta[...]