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Josh Bury
News Editor

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Lover of all things Blizzard, Josh focuses mainly on Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm content. He identifies with Reinhardt because he, too, is an old man past his prime trying to co-exist with a new generation of heroes.
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NRG Esports co-founder on life after the LCS and why winning isn't everything
Investment from traditional sports — whether from owners or sports organizations themselves — was one of the major esports storylines of 2016. That investment has since become...
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Zlatan Ibrahimović among online gaming platform Challengermode's investors
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimović has invested in gaming platform Challengermode, according to a press release from the company Friday. The Swedish soccer star was among the...
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WildTurtle and Biofrost on TSM's shotcalling post-Doublelift and their biggest surprise of the season
It's a great time to be Team SoloMid. Week 5 of the 2017 NA LCS Spring Split saw them defeat both Cloud9 and FlyQuest to ascend to the league's top position, which they now share with...
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SK Telecom T1 to request video takedowns through Riot Games
SK Telecom T1 has confirmed that they will continue to issue DMCA takedown notices on League of Legends videos that "may cause serious brand or monetary loss to SKT and its players," but...
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Mayors, sports teams approached NRG Esports regarding Overwatch League bid
There is still plenty to learn about the Overwatch League, but what is certain is that there are major players interested in securing a team for the future esports competition. In an...
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Riot: Meteos traded to Phoenix1
William "Meteos" Hartman was "traded from C9 to P1 and is now an active member of P1's starting roster," a representative for Riot Games told theScore esports. On Thursday, Phoenix1's...
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Meteos to sub for Phoenix1 for Week 5
William "Meteos" Hartman will act as a substitute in Phoenix1's Week 5 NA LCS matches, replacing Rami "Inori" Charagh, who is returning home "to take care of a personal matter." The...
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Xerxe on his matchup against G2's Trick: 'I'm training a lot for this game because I know I can get on his level'
The Unicorns of Love have charged furiously into the 2017 EU LCS Spring Split, boasting an undefeated 5-0 record through four weeks of play. But their Week 5 opponents, G2 Esports, have...
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ViCi Gaming split CS:GO roster into two teams
ViCi Gaming have split VG.CyberZen, their main Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster, to form two new squads, the organization announced in a Facebook post Tuesday. ViCi Gaming's main...
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Fnatic partners with AS Roma to manage club's new FIFA esports team
Italian soccer club Associazione Sportiva Roma have made their entry to esports with a newly announced FIFA esports team and have partnered with Fnatic to launch the venture. Both the...
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Red Bull Kumite returns for 2017; Tokido, Xiao Hai, PR Balrog and RB receive first invites
Red Bull Kumite will return for 2017 and take place May 27-28 at the Salle Wagram auditorium in Paris, the organization announced Monday. The tournament, notorious for the cage-match...
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Overwatch Jump Guide: Volskaya Industries
The oft-maligned Volskaya Industries nonetheless has plenty of jump routes available for cunning players.Roof Ledge (Most Heroes) This one seems to be a well-kept secret for some reason,...
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Former Kungarna player claims he was kicked from unannounced TSM Overwatch roster for racist tweet
Alex "Ajax" Jackson, a former member of the Overwatch roster known as Kungarna, said that he was part of an attempt by Team SoloMid to build an Overwatch roster, but was removed for a...
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Ek0p, four others join Millenium's new Hearthstone lineup
Jan "Ek0p" Palys has joined Millenium's new Hearthstone roster, along with Thomas "Sintolol" Zimmer, Théo "Felkeine" Dumont, Chris "Feno" Tsakopoulos and Dimitris "Dethelor"...
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Activision Blizzard CEO talks MLBAM deal with Riot, Overwatch's success
Activision Blizzard CEO Bobby Kotick called the multi-million dollar deal between Riot Games and Major League Baseball Advanced Media's (MLBAM) BAMTech "a very important milestone for...
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EU LCS spring finals to be held in Hamburg
The Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg, Germany will play host to the EU LCS 2017 Spring Finals on April 22 and 23, according to a tweet from the official lolesports Twitter account. The 2016...
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Nukeduck listed as support, GBM as mid laner for Vitality's match vs. Fnatic
Erlend "Nukeduck" Våtevik Holm will slide to the bot lane and play support for Team Vitality's upcoming match against Fnatic, while Lee "GBM" Chang-seok will start in the mid lane,...
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Splyce sign Kungarna
The roster of Kungarn has signed with Splyce, the organization announced Wednesday. Former Kungarna players Luis “iRemiix” Figueroa, Mohammed “MOETORIOUS” Abuzahria, Andrej “babybay”...
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FaZe Clan confirm aizy will be transferred, jkaem to stand-in
FaZe Clan are in the process of transferring Philip "aizy" Aistrup from their Counter-Strike: Global Offensive roster, the organization announced on Twitter Tuesday. In the meantime,...