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"Overwatch" League Moves Canceled China Matches To South Korea

"Overwatch" League Moves Canceled China Matches To South Korea

In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak in China, several esports leagues have had to change plans, including the Overwatch League. The league itself took season three around the globe and set up home games in every market with a team. Which is a slight problem for the three teams in Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Hangzhou […]

Russia Wins The PUBG Nations Cup 2019 In Seoul

Russia Wins The PUBG Nations Cup 2019 In Seoul

Over the weekend, the PUBG Nations Cup was being played in Seoul, South Korea, and last night we saw Team Russia take the top honors and the cup. When you get right down to it and look over the results, this was basically the tale of two teams. Team South Korea, playing up to their […]

PUBG Corp. Reveals Team Rosters For "PUBG" Nations Cup

The results are in as PUBG Corp. has revealed the complete list of competitors who will fight on all sixteen teams for the PUBG Nations Cup. The event will take place at the Jangchung Arena in Seoul, South Korea from August 9th-11th, featuring the top pro players for each participating country as they compete for a […]

The PUBG Nations Cup Will Happen in Seoul This August

The "PUBG" Nations Cup Will Happen in Seoul This August

PUBG Corp. made a big announcement this week as they'll be taking the PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Nations Cup to South Korea this August. The event will take place at the Jangchung Arena in Seoul from August 9th-11th, as representatives from several countries will be battling over a $500k prize pool and a chance to hold the […]

Blizzard Announces Hearthstone Masters Tour Championships in Seoul

Blizzard Announces Hearthstone Masters Tour Championships in Seoul

Blizzard had some big news today regarding the Hearthstone Masters Tour as the championship round will be making it's way to Seoul, South Korea. The tournament will be held a from August 16th-18th for a shot at $250k and prizes yet to be announced, all determined during a giant PC Bang. According to the company, […]

FOX's 'The Masked Singer' Returning for Second Surreal Season

With an announcement as "shocking" as a CNN news ticker breaking that water is wet and fire is hot, FOX made it official: righteously popular breakaway celebrity competition series The Masked Singer will be back for a second surreal season. Considering the show sits at the top of the charts for both new series and […]

Not So Shocking: South Korea Wins Third Overwatch World Cup

If this song sounds familiar, its because everyone already knew it was gonna get played at the club. For the third year in a row, South Korea has won the Overwatch World Cup. After an intense two days worth of matches among some of the best teams in the world comprised of players who work […]

Ultimate Beastmaster: WWE Alum C.M. Punk Co-Hosting Season 3

Netflix is set to unleash a third season of international reality competition series Ultimate Beastmaster; with the next round featuring more than 100 contestants from nine countries and a number of well-known names such as MMA fighter/professional wrestler C.M. Punk stepping in to help Tiki Barber and Anderson Silva with hosting responsibilities. But with the renewal […]

[Olympics] #SlideAPose Is Just as Adorable an Idea as You Think It Is

As the Winter Olympics head toward their official closing ceremony on Sunday, February 25th from the Olympic Stadium in Pyeongchang, South Korea (which you can watch live on the NBC network starting at 6 a.m. ET; or catch the taped replay at 8 a.m. ET), the Olympic Channel (the official social media account for the International […]


[Olympics] Over 1,200 Security Staff Hit with Norovirus, Replaced with Military

There may be a number of conspiracy theories at work today after the announcement that over 1,200 PyeongChang security staff have been replaced with military personnel due to an outbreak of Norovirus. Yesterday, there was rising concern of over the dropping temperatures in regards to spectators, and the possibility of illness. Mostly, that the projected […]

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South Korean Overwatch Hackers May Be Headed To Prison

Blizzard's Korean Overwatch forums released a statement this week informing fans that they have helped track down and turn over to police several individuals selling illegal hacking software that messed with the game. A year-long investigation nabbed 13 players for distributing programs like aimbots, another in a list of players that Blizzard and the Overwatch […]


The 2018 Winter Olympics Start Next Month, Here's What You Need To Know

The XXIII Winter Olympic Games start in just under 25 days; 102 events across 7 sports, 15 disciplines to medal in, with 90 estimated countries competing. Taking place in PyeongChang South Korea, the Games herald the coming together of competitors from all over the world is the probably the closest we'll ever get to world peace.  What?  Let […]

No Surprise Here: South Korea Dominates 'Overwatch' World Cup Again

The Overwatch World Cup provided some interesting moments throughout the brackets, from France trouncing China, to team Canada edging out all of their victories all the way to the finals. But in the end, the most predictable outcome we could have told you came true, as South Korea's team dominated the tournament to win the cup […]

South Korean Body Horror Comic, Beauty Water, Becomes Smash Hit In China

Chinese news network ECNS reports that a recent South Korean on-line horror manwha Beauty Water has gone viral in China. And that millions of new readers are now seeking out other horrific comics by the cartoonist Oh Seong-dae, just one of a number of South Korean creators gaining new prominence in China. Beauty Water features "a young overweight […]