The International, is a world championship tournament for the game DOTA 2 that’s hosted by Valve Corporation. The fourth edition will be held this weekend with a reported prize pool of $11 million dollars!
ESPN will be broadcasting the entire tournament on ESPN 3. With a special preview of the finals set to air Sunday on ESPN 2 at 8:30pm. This will be the only way to spectate, as the Keyarena has been sold out!
MLG at the X Games was only the tip of the ice. It looks like ESPN is looking into bringing eSports to a larger audience.
With the release of Ultra Street Fighter IV – a game that boasts the largest cast of any Street Fighter on console – EVO 2014 looked to be one for the ages and it didn’t disappoint. This years EVO had more upsets than a March Madness bracket. Luckily I didn’t lose any money, but I know a few people who did. It was a tournament of many surprises, many tears, and many firsts.
In the new issue of Famitsu, it was revealed that the Velvet Room’s resident poet, Inaba’s tsundere side walk stander, and now an insult hurling fighter, Marie; is joining the fray in Persona 4: Ultimax. Continue reading →
With the stakes at their highest, emotions ran even higher.
EVO 2014, has come and gone. The world’s largest fighting game tournament rightfully held that title this year. With a staggering number of entrants, the stars shined their brightest on this grand stage. Continue reading →