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2.1 Social Changes!

Blizzard has previewed the social changes in patch 2.1.  
by Michael Dao
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The Bitcoin Showmatch

Bitcoin has certainly been a controversial and interesting topic this year, and it truly is a testament to its ubiquitousness that its impact is now being felt in the world of eSports. This match will be taking place between wh...
by Michael Dao
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Jaedong Wins 2013 Asus ROG: Northcon

Lee “Jaedong” Jae Dong, or Evil Geniuses has had quite the year, and had been considered by some to be the victim of a curse of some sort. 2012 was a year that contained 8 premier tournaments for the Zerg player, an...
by Michael Dao
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What Are The Red Bull Training Grounds?

If you’re into watching competitive Starcraft 2, you may have seen this event called the Red Bull Training Grounds, and have been wondering, “What the heck is a Red Bull Training Ground?” The answer is simpl...
by Michael Dao
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Starcraft’s Triple Crown

The Starcraft 2 community is certainly an interesting one with it’s own vocabulary and accolades, often awarding players who already play by pseudonyms additional nicknames. Evil Geniuses’ Jaedong is often referred...
by Michael Dao
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Inviting Regulation: The Sportsification of Video Games

A fantastic article inspired by the recent decision by the US Government to grant visas to League of Legend Professionals, placing them alongside traditional athletes. The article then goes into further possible ramifications i...
by Michael Dao
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Dreamhack Valencia News Roundup

Dreamhack Valencia is just around the corner, and there’s two pieces of news that interested parties should know before the event starts. First, is the announcement that NaNiWa will not be playing as originally expected. ...
by Michael Dao
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ESL and Red 5 Announce Monthly Go4Firefall Tournament with a €10,000 Purse

Hot on the heels of Red 5′s MMOFPS, Firefall reaching open beta, they’ve announced that they will be teaming up with ESL to present weekly tournaments with a monthly final. Starting in August, each Sunday will give ...
by Michael Dao
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