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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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Riot aim to start NA LCS franchising in 2018 Season, current teams not guaranteed spots: sources
Riot Games aim to end relegation in the NA LCS and implement franchising in the 2018 NA LCS Season with an official announcement expected soon, sources familiar with the situation told...
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Get to know Disguised Toast, Hearthstone’s most mysterious rising star
In a game that has been released for three years and has developed its own diverse cast of popular personalities, Disguised Toast has quickly risen to become one of Hearthstone's biggest...
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League of Lessons: Work it harder, make it somewhat better
League of Lessons is a weekly series about learning to play League of Legends after a seven-year absence, trying not to break the Summoner's Code in Solo Queue, and all the wonderful...
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UoL's manager on where he ranks EU: ‘Before IEM and facing Flash Wolves: KR > EU > NA. After IEM and facing Flash Wolves: KR > FW > EU > NA’
Unicorns of Love are heading into the 2017 EU LCS Spring Playoffs as a second seed and are set to face off against Misfits in their upcoming semifinal match. theScore esports spoke with...
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UoL's Exileh and Vizicsacsi on where they rank EU as a region, their picks for MVP and playoffs
Unicorns of Love are heading into the 2017 EU LCS Spring Playoffs as a second seed and are set to face off against Misfits in their semifinal match. But despite their strong group stage...
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sOAZ on Fnatic's win against H2K: 'I think we played better than expected but they also played a lot worse'
Fnatic's 3-0 sweep of H2k-Gaming in the EU LCS Spring Playoffs is now a matter of history, but it likely wasn't the outcome that many expected. The all-European roster had a season of...
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League of Lessons: Matchmaking is absolute rubbish
What would be the worst case scenario for matchmaking in League of Legends? Unranked players matched against a player in the top five percent of all players, maybe? Well, read on,...
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League of Lessons: Peace is a lie, there is only laning
In this shortened week of League of Legends, I caught Zyra fever, doubled down on a couple of champions per role, and decided that the time is not yet ripe to embrace my aggressive...
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Kibler, Frodan, Thijs and Toast talk about the strangest decks they've faced on ladder
The 2017 Hearthstone Winter Championship, with few exceptions, boasted decks that fit largely within the established metagame. While Aviana/Kun Combo Druid and Reno Priest made...
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Kibler, Kripp, Toast, Frodan, DocPwn weigh in on the weird decks they've been enjoying
Some of the biggest personalities in Hearthstone have a knack for deck innovation, but even pro players who attended the event had some fun deck ideas they've tried on ladder. In the...
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Cop on Dignitas' growth: 'Our in-game communication was really weak when I joined the team but since then it’s improved a ton'
Looking exclusively at Team Dignitas' match history for the 2017 NA LCS Spring Split, you could be forgiven for thinking that the team switched their entire roster halfway through the...
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Hearthstone designer Matt Place: 'I think it's important to have the goal be [that] there's a lot of fun, interesting, skill-testing moments'
Hearthstone's newest expansion, Journey to Un'Goro, is nearly upon us. The new set brings a new card type called quests, which offer a more defined path for players to follow in...
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Kibler, Frodan, Thijs and more weigh in on which cards they would keep in Standard
With the Year of the Mammoth about to stampede into Standard, 208 cards will leave the format. Among the hundreds departing for Wild, there are a select few that have made more of an...
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League of Lessons: Draven Draven, problems problems
Having returned early this week from my work trip to the Bahamas — the Pool Party Graves who was spying on me never played his hand — I didn't have much time to play League of Legends....
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Kripp, Frodan, Kibler, Toast and others weigh in on what minion card they would bring to the beach
Despite being in the Bahamas, many of the personalities invited to the 2017 Hearthstone Winter Championship were all about their work. Popular streamer Disguised Toast told us that...
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Predicting the underrated cards and latent memes in Journey to Un'Goro
With all 135 cards now revealed — and available for your perusal in our card tracker — it's time to take stock of the winners, losers and likely memes from Hearthstone's Journey to...
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Kripparrian on Un'Goro revitalizing the meta: 'There's a lot of these potential takeovers, and hopefully some of them stick'
Popular streamer and Hearthstone community personality Octavian "Kripparrian" Morosan was one of many community figures present at the Hearthstone Winter Championship, which took place...
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Kripparrian on Arena class diversity, despite issues: 'It has been actually spectacular since [MSoG]'
Popular streamer and Hearthstone community personality Octavian "Kripparrian" Morosan was one of many community figures present at the Hearthstone Winter Championship, which took place...
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2017 Hearthstone Winter Champion ShtanUdachi: 'For this tournament I decided to play it very safe'
Aleksey "ShtanUdachi" Barsukov has defeated Frank "Fr0zen" Zhang with a 4-3 match score in the grand finals of the Hearthstone Championship Tour's 2017 Winter Championship in Nassau,...