ESL

Gaming

Watch VICE’s New Film on Professional Gaming in Greece

'e-Gamers' is VICE Greece's look at the domestic pro-gaming landscape, where players are making money both legitimately and illegally.
VICE Staff
7.4.16
esports

Rocket League Could Be eSports' Next Big Sensation

We've seen MOBAs, fighters and first-person shooters. Rocket League is something entirely different.
Matt Porter
5.11.16
Gaming

In Conversation with eSports Shoutcaster Lauren Scott

Part of ESL's line-up of commentary talent, Lauren risked a lot to make it in eSports – but now she's seeing it all pay off.
Mike Diver
3.8.16
Stuff

Being a Teenager is Hard Enough Without Having to Learn English as a Second Language

For immigrants who come to America as children and teenagers, adapting to a new language can make middle and high school feel like hell.
Chin Lu
2.23.16
VICE vs Video games

eSports Has to Grow Up, and Anti-Doping Measures Are an Essential Step

As the ESL and Gfinity declare they're testing for performance-enhancing drugs, eSports is coming into line with more traditional athletic competitions.
Jake Tucker
8.3.15
Stuff

​My Mum Sent Me an NSFW Clip

The next morning she emailed me "IMG_0087.MOV," a humorous skit about a man on a tram that keeps suddenly stopping, causing him to repeatedly ram his face into the large-breasted woman seated across from him.
Jimmy Chen
2.22.15
Travel

White People with No Skill Sets Wanted in China

If you're sick of working hard for a living, China might be the place for you.
Morgan Hartley and Chris Walker
1.8.14