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Josh Bury
News Editor

Bio

Lover of all things Blizzard, Josh has also returned to League of Legends after more than 7 years. 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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The Story of Huni
Huni is a name that brings a smile to your face.It’s a name that doesn’t follow the rules A name that has achieved. A name that people remember. But before people knew his name, his...
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Xmithie on Doublelift's comms: 'In-game [he's] kind of changed for the better'
Podcast video topics and time stamps:5:40 - On Doublelift and his leadership qualities7:17 - What's it like playing with the old CLG core again?11:36 - What's the relationship like with...
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The Story of kennyS
Kenny "kennyS" Schrub didn’t have your average ascent to greatness. But the French prodigy, who grew up in the world of Counter-Strike, has become synonymous with the game’s tradition of...
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Virtus.pro bench TaZ
Virtus.pro has benched Wiktor "TaZ" Wojtas and will utilize Michał "MICHU" Müller as a temporary stand-in for IEM Katowice and StarSeries season four, the organization announced...
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100 Thieves withdraw from CS:GO, drop Brazilian roster
The Cleveland Cavaliers backed-100 Thieves have chosen to withdraw from Counter-Strike: Global Offensive for 2018, citing "roster complications and ongoing visa issues" with their...
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North bench cajunb, promote mertz from North Academy
North have added Daniel "mertz" Mertz to replace AWPer René "cajunb" Borg on the starting lineup, according to an announcement from the Danish organization Monday. Mertz will debut with...
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Sadokist: 'In some ways maybe it's karma, maybe it's justice for [steel and boltz] that the 100 Thieves guys didn't make it ... I'm kind of conflicted'
Podcast video topics and time stamps:5:18 - ESL broadcasting exclusively on Facebook: pros and cons15:30 - The 100 Thieves controversy and Major visa issues21:45 - Is the CIS region a...
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Memphis Grizzlies minority owner Jed Kaplan invests seven-figure amount in esports, picks up Heroes of the Storm team Old Gods
Memphis Grizzlies minority owner Jed Kaplan and his investment group have made a seven-figure investment into esports with the creation of Simplicity, the organization told theScore...
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aphromoo on leaving CLG: 'It felt awful'
Podcast video topics and time stamps:4:00 - How did you end up on 100 Thieves?5:47 - How do you feel about leaving CLG?9:15 - How do you feel about Biofrost replacing you?13:51 - Cody...
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The Story of OpTic Gaming vs. FaZe Clan
OpTic Gaming and FaZe Clan have one of the most passionate rivalries in esports. While it was stoked through competitive play, it was sparked on YouTube and kindled by the unrelenting...
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What is Paid by Steve? [A Trip Down Meme-ory Lane]
The interaction between esports and memes is always fascinating. Often, we see the esports community repurpose popular memes for their own use. But every now and then, esports fans bring...
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LodA: 'I will quit after two TIs'
Podcast video topics and time stamps:3:00 - What's LodA been doing the last 6 months?5:45 - On being the acting CEO of Alliance while still playing7:30 - Building something that will...
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Golden Guardians' head of esports: 'We're fine with rolling with the memes. Deftly is our add carry'
Podcast video topics and time stamps:4:50 - The Golden State Warriors' NA LCS application8:59 - What do the Golden State Warriors bring to esports?16:37 - Why go with an all-NA...
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The Story of 2017
2017 has been one of the craziest years in esports history.Just this year, we’ve seen more than a dozen non-endemic investors buy into the scene, the announcement and creation of a...
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CLG’s Nick Allen: Madison Square Garden thinks esports can be bigger than the Knicks and Rangers
Podcast video topics and time stamps:4:45 Nick Allen on the NA LCS franchise application process10:02 How crucial was MSG to making it into the NA LCS?14:15 What does esports need MSG...
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Cloud9's Jack Etienne: The 2018 NA LCS is 'the biggest evolution of esports that's been around in years and we had to be a part of it'
Podcast video topics and time stamps:2:31 Jack Etienne on the NA LCS franchise application process7:01 Why you and not, for example, Immortals or Dignitas?11:21 What does success look...
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100 Thieves' Nadeshot: 'We just didn’t want to be a team that was 10th place. That’s not good for League of Legends, that’s not good for 100 Thieves'
Podcast video topics and time stamps:2:16: What has Nadeshot been up to the last few years?4:58: Clarifying the relationship between the Cleveland Cavaliers and 100 Thieves10:59: You're...
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Clutch Gaming esports director: 'If you’re a fan…it doesn’t matter if an organization is the Houston Rockets or Golden State Warriors. That doesn’t matter. But for people in the industry,...
Podcast video topics and time stamps:5:15: How the Houston Rockets decided on League of Legends11:35: Why after is this the first thing we've heard about Rockets esports15:50: Will Clutch...
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Team Liquid’s Steve Arhancet: The 2018 NA LCS is 'the first time a developer created a true esport'
Podcast video topics and time stamps:2:48: Steve Arhancet on how TL put together their franchise application6:19: Explaining "The Story of Steve"8:16: TL's poor performance in 2017 and...