Scrub League Weekly – Does playing StarCraft II make you smarter?

Scrub League starts off with a few laughs this week, as Kevin Hamilton explains to co-hosts Colin McNeil and Samantha Emann how one of the best Smash 4 players in the...

Esport Talk – TLO on Starcraft 2’s past and future

StarCraft 2 is seen by many as the first esports title of the Twitch era.  Fast forward to 2017 though and the title is suffering. It doesn't have the same number of players...

Intel announces IEM PyeongChang ahead of the Olympic Winter Games

Intel has announced that it will bring the Intel Extreme Masters to Korea ahead of the Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang 2018.  The release states that the launch of IEM PyeongChang will...

Scrub League Weekly – BlizzCon rip off and collegiate esports in Toronto

This week on Scrub League, Colin, Kevin and Sam collectively cock their eyebrows at the "virtual" ticket for BlizzCon. Listen to find out what between $40 and $75 bucks gets you...
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Splyce announce strategic partnership with Delaware North

The major esports organisation Splyce, announced on February 9th that they have entered into a strategic partnership with Delaware North. The organisation, headquartered in Buffalo, New York, operates in nine titles,...

StarCraft ProLeague ends after 14 years

The Korean e-Sports Association (KeSPA) announced yesterday that it will close down the StarCraft ProLeague, the world's first pro esports team league, which ran for 14 seasons.  Sadly this has also seen five of...

Esport Talk – Team Liquid’s MaNa

This week on Esport Talk listeners were once again treated to some StarCraft gold. Grzegorz ‘MaNa’ Komincz rocked up in the studio to talk Team Liquid, dogs and Starcraft. The 23 year...
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The Pond: The past month in UK Esports

Welcome to The Pond. A new weekly opinion series on all things esports. This week, I'm taking a peek at what the UK esports scene has been up to. It'll mainly be...

Esport Talk – Elazer says Blizzard needs to make balance changes faster

The eleventh season of the Intel Extreme Masters concluded in Katowice, Poland and the StarCraft 2 Championship was amongst the highlights.  It was the Koreans who dominated the tournament, although Polish player...

Scrub League Weekly – Girls on Games, Weedmaps & esports comedy

Scrub League gets down to the naked truth this week, with an honest discussion about female sexuality in gaming with Girls on Games Co-Founder Catherine Smith-Desbiens.  The GoG co-editor in chief gives...

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Motorola and ESL partner to host MSPORT NATIONALS tournament

Motorola of Sweden and ESL Nordic announced their partnership in hosting a $10,000 (£7,655) mobile esports tournament called MSPORT NATIONALS. The tournament will feature Hearthstone,...