Although esports has been with us for less than two decades, the competitive gaming phenomenon has shown that it is continually changing in a variety of ways. For a long time, it was classic battle arena games like League of Legends and first-person shooters such as Counter-Strike Global Offensive that ruled the roost. But it looks like several noticeable trends are affecting the way that we enjoy watching and playing esports. So, here’s a quick … Read more
The global e-sports audience is already over 530 million people, which is quite comparable with the audience of other sports. Every year in the world there are many tournaments with multi-million prize pools, which are monitored by hundreds of millions of spectators online, and each major sports resource has at least one section in regard of e-sports. ESports is a competition in a virtual space where the game is an interaction of control of characters … Read more
From year to year, the gaming industry is developing at a frantic pace. Companies spend tons of money to develop games, hoping to surpass the competition. Today I want to talk about a series of games for which not only thousands of dollars are spent, but also which bring a lot of money to their players. As you already know from the article headline, we will talk about games such as Dota2, LoL, CSGO and … Read more
Approved players will have opportunity to battle it out or band together in stylish, beautifully-rendered worlds of Hunter’s Arena: Legends
Whether you’re a seasoned LoL player or someone who’s just starting out but can already tell you’re going to aim for the big leagues, becoming a successful pro League of Legends player can be quite the challenge. You might think just getting good at the game would be enough, but the truth of the matter is that it’s a little bit more complicated than that – unless you get really lucky, of course. Here are … Read more
League of Legends cemented its status as the world’s most popular esport by outstripping all of its rivals in the latest NewZoo viewer poll this month. Almost a quarter of all competitive gaming fans named LoL as their preferred title, leaving it in top spot ahead of CS:GO and Overwatch. Developer Riot Games celebrated the news by announcing an expansion of its global sponsorship deal with MasterCard. Other big names backing the professional LoL scene include Mercedes-Benz, … Read more
League of Legends vs Heroes of the storm is a look at both MOBA games and the advantages of each and which one this author thinks is better.
I never had the time and patience to dive into League of Legends or DoTA 2 but have always loved Blizzard’s take on every game genre they have done and this included their Hearthstone card game which is like a trimmer lighter version of Magic the Gathering that is easier to play and much more accessible. Well Heroes of the Storm is the MOBA that is approachable by anyone who was daunted by LoL. You … Read more
KALAMAZOO, Mich., May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Frostburn Studios, a subsidiary of Garena Online, announced today that it will be the new official game developer for Heroes of Newerth (HoN), the popular online multiplayer game. With over 30 million registered gamers, the current HoN development team will be seamlessly integrated into Frostburn Studios, to ensure minimal impact on user experience and game continuity. The announcement coincides with HoN’s fifth anniversary, with long-time HoN veteran Brad … Read more
Family has spent a lot of time playing Heroes of the Storm which is Blizzards answer to DoTA 2 and League of Legends and holds its own.
League Of Legends League Of Legends is an incredibly popular game which is played by millions of people on a weekly basis. Made by Riot games it has gone from being a tiny game with forty champions and a small player base, to a huge game with over one hundred and twenty champions and a fan base which could easily rival some popular sports such as hockey, rugby or perhaps even cricket. One of the … Read more
With game prices on the rise it was obvious that more free-to-play games had to be developed. When one hears the name ‘free-to-play’ it is natural that people will think that the game will literally suck at everything. But game developers defied the critics in these examples. Free-to-play games are now a lot better compared to their predecessors. These games provide as much entertainment as their pricey competitors in the same space as well. And now more … Read more
As Dota 2 inches closer to the release date, I am confident that it is worthy 4 out of 5 stars.