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LCS Spring Playoffs To Air on ESPN

With traditional sports still in a holding pattern during the COVID-19 quarantine, ESPN is turning to esports to help flesh out their programming. Professional League of Legends will be returning to television this weekend as the LCS playoffs air on ESPN. ESPN2 is set to carry the spring split playoffs, starting with the semi-finals on…

Valorant Enters Closed Beta, Breaks Records On Twitch

Unless you're living under a rock, you've no doubt heard about Valorant by now. Valorant, formerly known as Project A, has entered closed beta on Twitch. The results have been nothing short of staggering, as legions of fans check out Riot's newest product. Alongside Twitch, Riot announced today that Valorant has already set new records…

The Other Identity Podcast - Origins, Arune Singh

The dynamic duo of Robbie Landis and Ben Morse are back once again for another episode of the Other Identity. The Other Identity is a podcast dedicated to exploring the culture birthed by comic books. This week The Great Landis and Professor Awesome are joined by special guest, Arune Singh. Arune Singh is the Vice…

Quarantine Cosplay Photo Contest

Totally into cosplay? Spend hours developing the perfect look? Stuck at home with lots of time? Perfect!  We want to see how your cosplay creativity is being put into action. Upload your best cosplay that you’ve created during your stay at home to get in the running to score a $100 gift card to JOANN Fabrics &…

Addressing the PlayStation 5 Price Rumors - CheckpointAFK

The PlayStation 5 Price Is CHEAPER Than We Expected - CheckpointAFK | Episode 135 With the continued console wars going on between Microsoft and Sony, the CheckpointXP team breakdown some rumors they've heard online. The biggest rumor is t... With the continued console wars going on between Microsoft and Sony, the CheckpointXP team breakdown some…

Overwatch League, Week 9 Recap

The Overwatch League continued it's online format matches this weekend and the action did not disappoint. The San Francisco Shock had their revenge map Against the Los Angeles Valiant. The Chinese teams continue to fight over who the most dominant team in the east is and more. Below is your Overwatch League week 9 recap.…

A Beginner's Guide To Esports: League Of Legends

With COVID-19 forcing many of us into quarantine, lots of people are scouring the internet looking for entertainment. Sports fans have really been left out in the lurch with the NHL, MLB, NBA, Golf, MLS, and NASCAR all on hiatus during the lockdown. In the absence of traditional sports, many people are finding esports for…

Latest Humble Bundle To Battle COVID-19

The latest offering from Humble Bundle is a good one! For the uninitiated, Humble Bundle is a charity effort in which developers sell their games as part of an obscenely cheap bundle with all proceeds going to charity. The most recent Humble Bundle has $1,071 worth of product in it for $30. Thirty. Dollars. The…

Marvel and DC Comics Halt Distribution

Marvel and DC Comics have made announcements they would not be releasing any new comics for the beginning of April. For Marvel this also affects digital releases, though DC Comics will only be limiting some of their digital releases. President of Entertainment at Marvel, Dan Buckley, released a statement explaining their situation to retailers. As…