Blizzard Down: Gamers can’t log in with ‘Blizzard Agent went to sleep’ errors

Blizzard Servers appear to be struggling this afternoon with the companies support twitter account telling fans online that they are "currently investigating". It appears the issues impacting players is related to "an issue affecting our authentication servers, which may result in failed or slow login attempts." This same message was echoed on the Blizzard Support […]

Overwatch League Cancels All Homestands for March and April

Activision Blizzard Esports this afternoon announced that it has cancelled all Overwatch League events this month and next month, an unwelcomed development for an esports property facing a big year in 2020. ABE had already postponed all OWL events in China and South Korea in recent weeks along with one in Paris that was officially […]

UMG Signs Deal to Host Eight-Week Overwatch Collegiate Series

Schools will compete for $40K (USD) in the form of scholarship prize money The eight-week series will see eight teams compete each week, with each week’s winners advancing to the winner’s round. There are over 175 schools that field Overwatch teams. According to a release by Torque Esports, the organization’s esports tournament and broadcast operations […]