Esports

Congress Is Urging Blizzard To Reverse Its Decision To Suspend ‘Hearthstone' Pro Over Hong Kong Protest

8 hours ago   |   Forbes

If Blizzard wanted to keep politics out of its eSports scene, the Hearthstone publisher has failed miserably. Now, even the US Congress is weighing in on the Hearthstone pro's...
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NASCAR Drives Digital Transformation: From Gears And Grease To Millennials and eSports

11 hours ago   |   Forbes

How do you reinvent a 70-year-old brand?
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GamesBeat Decides 128: Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order rules

GamesBeat Decides 128: Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order rules

13 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is a potentailly excellent entry in the long history of the series. We played the first 3.5 hours. Listen to our thoughts.
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Call of Duty League: How Activision reimagined its city-based esports structure

Call of Duty League: How Activision reimagined its city-based esports structure

15 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Taking lessons from the success of the Overwatch League, Activision has revamped the structure of its esports competition in the Call of Duty League.
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OGN launches Creator Collective to give streamers better tools for esports content

OGN launches Creator Collective to give streamers better tools for esports content

1 day ago   |   Venture Beat

OGN, which has built a big esports network and esports content production business, unveiled the launch of its OGN Creators Collective.
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This small Pennsylvania school wants to be the Notre Dame of esports

2 days ago   |   The Washington Post

Harrisburg University has pumped millions into establishing itself in competitive gaming, with esports serving as its only varsity program.
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League of Legends for mobile and consoles is coming in 2020

3 days ago   |   Venture Beat

League of Legends is heading to mobile and console in 2020. League of Legends: Wild Rift is an adaptation of the PC experience.
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Fortnite Chapter 2 trailer leaks, and it has boats on a new map

4 days ago   |   Venture Beat

Fortnite Chapter 2 gets a trailer. It shows off the new map coming to the battle royale shooter as well as boats and other changes.
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3 reasons why Activision Blizzard punished an esports star for backing Hong Kong protesters

3 reasons why Activision Blizzard punished an esports star for backing Hong Kong protesters

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Activision Blizzard stripped a "Hearthstone" champion of his prize money and slapped him with a yearlong ban from competitions after he voiced support for anti-government...
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Blizzard Entertainment cuts punishment for gamer in HK protests row

4 days ago   |   National Post

SHANGHAI/BEIJING - U.S. games publisher Blizzard Entertainment has reduced the punishment dealt out to a Hong Kong-based Hearthstone esports gamer for his public support of...
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The first all-female spacewalk is underway

The first all-female spacewalk is underway

NASA astronauts Jessica Meir and Christina Koch are conducting the first all-female spacewalk outside of the International Space Station. Read more ...

Shaq helps paralyzed Atlanta boy, family with a place to stay

Shaq helps paralyzed Atlanta boy, family with a place to stay

Shaquille O'Neal said he's going to help the mother "get back on her feet." Read more ...

Wisconsin school guard says he was fired for using racial slur when telling...

Wisconsin school guard says he was fired for using racial slur when telling student not to call him that

"As a black man, I have a right not to be called that word," he said. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder after traces of asbestos found

Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder after traces of asbestos found

The recall is limited to one lot of Johnson's Baby Powder produced and shipped in the United States in 2018, the company said. Read more ...

Greg Hardy's win over Ben Sosoli changed to no-contest after illegal use of...

Greg Hardy's win over Ben Sosoli changed to no-contest after illegal use of inhaler

Greg Hardy was allowed to use his inhaler between rounds in his fight Friday which is completely illegal. Read more ...

John Carlson's 3-point night helps Capitals beat Rangers 5-2

John Carlson's 3-point night helps Capitals beat Rangers 5-2

WASHINGTON - John Carlson added three assists to his historic start, T.J. Oshie scored two power-play goals and the Washington Capitals beat the New York Rangers 5-2 Friday... Read more ...

LeMahieu, Hicks lift Yanks over Astros, close to 3-2 in ALCS

LeMahieu, Hicks lift Yanks over Astros, close to 3-2 in ALCS

NEW YORK - DJ LeMahieu drove Justin Verlander's second pitch over the wall, then Aaron Hicks sent the fans at Yankee Stadium into a frenzy with a three-run homer off the foul... Read more ...

Moment woman falls onto subway tracks and is pulled to safety

Moment woman falls onto subway tracks and is pulled to safety

Bystanders jumped to action when a woman fell onto the tracks of the Pueyrredon station in Buenos Aires. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder due to asbestos concerns

Johnson & Johnson recalls baby powder due to asbestos concerns

If you or someone you provide care for owns a bottle of Johnson's Baby Powder with a certain product lot number, you're advised to stop using it, the company said in its notice. Read more ...

Friday Night Hits Week 8: Drive of the Week

Friday Night Hits Week 8: Drive of the Week

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