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In Bloom: League of Legends Arrives in Japan

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By Cameron Gilbert, Web Content Developer for Evil Geniuses Nearly two years after its premature unveiling, the League of Legends Japanese server is finally approaching launch. As the country has been passed over by nearly every major esports developer since the original StarCraft, Riot’s plans to attempt to break into a market considered not impenetrable were as exciting as they were Continue Reading...

The Top LoL Teams to Watch Out for in the Offseason

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By Devon Morrison, Web Content Developer for Evil Geniuses As preseason begins for League of Legends, teams have begun the annual “roster mix up” across the world. With a weak showing from North America at the World Championship this year, many teams are looking for brand new rosters to compete with. Across the Atlantic, Europe’s elite teams look to fine Continue Reading...

ChocoBlanka Takes eSports Mainstream in Tokyo and Beyond

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By Michael Migliacio, Web Content Developer for Evil Geniuses Few people visiting this site have probably heard of Japanese entertainment culture magazine ROLa. Recently, it gained a small amount of traction in the English speaking world due to an interview of Sailor Moon creator Naoko Takeuchi. The latest issue to hit Japanese newsstands held something far more interesting for eSports (and Continue Reading...

Into the Void: StarCraft II’s Conclusion

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By Chris Paredes, Web Content Developer for Evil Geniuses It is an exciting time for StarCraft fans with the release of Legacy of the Void less than a month away. Upon release, LotV will automatically become the default mode for professional competition, as well as the preferred multiplayer setting for almost every player that picks up the expansion. The release Continue Reading...