Apex Legends’ tap-strafing will be patched out soon

Apex Legends’ developers will patch out “tap strafing,” a form of player movement used mainly by PC gamers that allows them to make sharp turns to evade or counterattack less mobile opponents. Respawn Entertainment on Tuesday tweeted that the method would be eliminated with the next patch. Tap-strafing is basically a hard, mid-air turn that […]

2021 League of Legends World Championships relocated to Europe – Esports Insider

Riot Games has announced that the 2021 League of Legends World Championships has been officially relocated from China to Europe. Details surrounding the event, such as an exact location of where in Europe the tournament will take place, have not been revealed.  RELATED: T1 launches new esports academy In an announcement video posted by Riot […]

League of Legends World Championships relocated to Europe – Esports Insider

Riot Games has announced that the 2021 League of Legends World Championships has been officially relocated from China to Europe. Details surrounding the event, such as an exact location of where in Europe the tournament will take place, have not been revealed.  RELATED: T1 launches new esports academy In an announcement video posted by Riot […]

Pokémon Legends: Arceus has all-new Pokémon, including a new nightmare fish

Pokémon Legends: Arceus will send players to the Hisui region of the Pokémon world, the Sinnoh of the ancient past, and with that new location comes all-new Pokémon. During Wednesday’s Pokémon Presents digital showcase, developer Game Freak and The Pokémon Company revealed four new Pokémon native to the region, including one truly terrifying new fish: […]

Monster Hunter: Legends Of The Guild Carves Out A Spot On Netflix

Capcom’s Monster Hunter series is having a big year and, due to Capcom’s partnership with Netflix, that trend continued this week. Unrelated to last year’s live-action movie from Paul W.S. Anderson, an hour-long CG movie titled Monster Hunter: Legends of the Guild, which was announced back in 2018, is now available on Netflix.  Legends of the Guild follows a character […]

Apex Legends’ season 10 trailer shows the newly destroyed World’s Edge map

World’s Edge is getting a massive makeover in Apex Legends’ newest season. Respawn Entertainment released a trailer on Monday to show off the newly destroyed version of the map along with some of the other features of the Apex Legends season 10: Emergence, including Seer, the game’s new Legend, and the new Rampage weapon. World’s […]

Grid Legends coming 2022 with cars, trucks, and a ‘classic underdog tale’

Grid Legends is the next racing game from Codemasters, the Dirt and F1 studio bought by Electronic Arts at the beginning of the year. This adaptation of the developer’s long-running grand touring simulation leans heavy into cinematics and narrative, featuring a cast of three main characters vying for the title of best driver in the […]

Grid Legends Revealed, Mixes Live-Action Performances With In-Game Races

Codemasters got today’s EA Play Live off to a strong start. Now that the developer has been acquired by EA, a bevy of fan-favorite racing franchises like Grid, F1, and Project Cars are now under a new banner. A short montage of these experiences aired and then Senior Gameplay Designer Becky Crossdale took to the […]

League of Legends: The effect of balancing patches on the game – Esports Insider

In this piece, Hannes Hase, a Data Scientist at Bayes Esports, breaks down how League of Legends balance patches impact the meta and data surrounding a match. Disclaimer: This is a sponsored piece from Bayes Esports In a game as complex as League of Legends, keeping champion strength, item stats and general interactions in balance are […]