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Riot will release balance changes off-cycle for Legends of Runeterra patch 1.5

Since Legends of Runeterra launched in beta form last February, Riot has religiously stuck to…

PS5 and Xbox Series X

Next-gen video games are going to be more expensive

It was a long time coming, but video games are finally about to get more…

LCS: TSM vs. CLG Week 4

Three LCS games to watch in week 4: Summer 2020

Three weeks down, six to go. With two-thirds of the Summer Split still ahead in…

Valve

Valve adds new anonymous mode to Dota 2 in an effort to stamp out toxicity

Valve has added a new anonymous mode to Dota 2 which blocks and limits interaction…

Disguised Toast streams on Twitch for second time since signing with Facebook

A couple of months ago, Jeremy “DisguisedToast” Wang raised some eyebrows after returning to his…

DrDisrespect banned from Twitch

Everything we know about Dr Disrespect’s permanent Twitch ban

On Friday, June 26, StreamerBans tweeted that Guy “DrDisrespect” Beahm was banned from Twitch. Shortly…

Team Secret

Team Secret win sixth consecutive title after beating Team Nigma 3 – 0 in BEYOND EPIC final

Team Secret have won their sixth consecutive title after yet another clean sweep in a finals series.…

Three LCS Games to watch in week three: Summer 2020

Week two of the League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) answered a lot of questions.…

Summit1G faces criticism over “innocent until proven guilty” tweet

With multiple streamers and other game industry professionals currently facing accusations of sexual misconduct, the…

Check out some stunning handcrafted wooden maps of video game universes

In a world where things are very easily automated and mass-produced — this sounds like…

Here’s all the nerfs coming to Legends of Runeterra in patch 1.4

Legends of Runeterra’s 1.4 patch contains a bevy of balance updates, with most of the…

TobiWan

TobiWan next in line to be condemned over sexual assault and harassment accusations

Toby “TobiWan” Dawson, a well-known caster in the Dota 2 scene, is the next in…

Aang, Korra, and Zuko from Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra are coming to SMITE

Hi-Rez’s Titan Forge Games team has been trusted with Nickelodeon’s beloved Avatar: The Last Airbender…

GrandGrant

GrandGrant’s career might be over after shocking sexual harassment allegations surface

Grant “GrandGrant” Harris’ career as a Dota 2 personality, caster, and streamer might be over…

Microsoft will shut down Mixer and partner with Facebook Gaming

Microsoft will be terminating their video game streaming platform, Mixer. In a blog post, Microsoft…

As expected, The Last of Us Part II is getting review bombed

The Last of Us Part II received nearly unanimous praise from traditional games media outlets,…

Mogwai says Legends of Runeterra’s new card steal mechanic “was a design mistake”

Along with a brand new region and a plethora of new cards, Legends of Runeterra’s…

Three LCS games to watch in Week 2: Summer 2020

Week one of the League of Legends Championship Series (LCS) was explosive, to say the…

Cyberpunk 2077 delayed to November 19

One of the year’s most anticipated games, Cyberpunk 2077, has been delayed for the second…

New AMD Ryzen 3000XT chips will launch on July 7

Not to be outdone by Intel’s recent 10th gen “Comet Lake” launch, AMD has finally…