• Activision Blizzard

    Activision Blizzard Lays Off 2% Of Workforce, Including Live Events Department

    Activision Blizzard esports is restructuring its live events department which will cut down its workforce by 50 jobs, Jason Schreier revealed. According to Bloomberg, employees across various support departments were told that they were no longer needed on Wednesday. The layoffs aren’t limited to the company’s esports and live...
  • On Defiant Team Day, Let’s Stand On Guard

        Happy Toronto Defiant Team Day! I still remember it being one of the most seemingly religious moments I’ve had the good fortune of experiencing personally back in October when the banners unfurled at Toronto’s Berkeley Church Event Venue to proudly proclaim the name of our first localized...
  • Four Overwatch League Players Have Been Penalized By Blizzard

    Overwatch League has only been going on for about three months now but already a handful of its players have got themselves in a bit of hot water, requiring Blizzard to take disciplinary action against the competitors. Blizzard announced via a post on the league’s official website that they...
  • Overwatch League Skins Have Just Gotten Easier To Acquire

    Stage two of Overwatch League begins today and with that a change that will make it easier for viewers to unlock the Overwatch League in-game skins. Previously, players would have to purchase in-game League Tokens in order to unlock the skins. Now, players who regularly watch Overwatch League matches...
  • Overwatch League And Twitch Have Reached A Multi-Year Media Rights Deal

    History has been made today as popular streaming platform Twitch and the Overwatch League have announced a huge media rights partnership! What exactly does this mean though? Well, for starters this ensures that every match of the world’s first major global city-based esports league will be made available to...