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In Bloom: League of Legends Arrives in Japan

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...
 
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The Crew: Wild Run—Raucous Racing Mayhem

The Crew: Wild Run Ubisoft “Hey, have you tried the new expansion for The Crew yet?” a gaming buddy recently asked me. “Nope,” I replied, nonchalantly. “Yeah, it’s called Wild Run and it’s way better than last year’s original game. Way better handling, variety, a giant open-world to race around in, and…” he paused for dramatic effect. “And what?” I Continue Reading...
 
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Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate—Bounding Back into Proper Form

Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate Ubisoft The Assassin’s Creed series has quite an extensive catalogue of games by now, over twenty in all. Each of them is set in various disparate timelines, some overlapping, and feature quasi-historical references and environments. The mainline, or major triple-A Assassin’s Creed releases number is smaller, I was able to count eight or nine from that larger Continue Reading...
 
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The Top LoL Teams to Watch Out for in the Offseason

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...
 
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ChocoBlanka Takes eSports Mainstream in Tokyo and Beyond

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...