Even Esports Is Suffering From the Wealth Gap
One of Call of Duty's top teams just got priced out of a game it dominated.
I Overclocked My Feet With the First Esports Sneakers
The world’s first esports performance sneakers are basically vented slippers and, honestly, that’s great.
Why We Still Need a Women-Only 'Counter-Strike' Tournament
This week DreamHack announced a $100,000 prize pool for its women’s CS:GO event.
Denmark's Prime Minister Plays 'Counter-Strike' With Pros, Announces National eSports Strategy
The Danish government has published an “eSports strategy” designed to grow eSports in the country.
'Fortnite' Champions Say They 'Don't Really Like the Game' in Victory Speech
At the Fortnite Collegiate Starleague finals, two University of Georgia players called out developer Epic Games for its unpopular balance changes.
Philadelphia Is Building a $50 Million Esports Stadium
Comcast’s 3,500-seat stadium will give East Coast esports fans a dedicated space to cheer on their favorite teams.
What Winning Means for an Esports Team Whose Identity Was Losing
Shanghai Dragons' first-ever victory in Overwatch League was long-awaited, but what comes next?
Eric Van Allen and Nico Deyo
'Overwatch' Esports Pro Says 'Probably 20 Players' Use Adderall in the Official League
"imagine if it was illegal to completely use adderall, they'd be so fucked."
Gun Violence Looms Over Gaming Events After Esports Mass Shooting
The Madden shooting has caused the gaming industry to reevaluate how it handles event security.
This Year, 'Dota 2' Gave Us A Cinderella Story for the Ages
After a time of wild turmoil, personal conflict, and losing key members, 'Dota 2' team OG just clutched the ultimate prize. Here's their story.
Eric Van Allen
One of Counter-Strike’s Leading Analysts Wants You to Know Alex Jones Rules
Duncan "Thorin" Shields has a long history of racist jokes, among other things. But next month's big tournament in New York, he'll be on stage, talking about Counter-Strike.
Before 'Dragon Ball FighterZ' Blows Up at EVO, Here's What You Need to Know
Here's how 'Dragon Ball FighterZ' went from just another anime fighter to major competitive game, and what that means for this weekend's big tournament.
Eric Van Allen