The top 10 great escapes in League of Legends
  • During the 2017 Mid-Season Invitational, we saw an insane escape from Team WE’s 957 on Kled.
  • Its not the first time weve seen a pro player escape out of what could have been a deadly situation, though.In honor of 957’s ability to survive a 3v1 with style, that also helped net Baron, we’ve compiled a list of the 10 greatest escapes in League of Legends.For more video interviews and highlights, be sure to subscribe to theScore esports on YouTube.
Dignitas CEO and Misfits owners on why their organizations joined the PEA
  • On Thursday, the Professional Esports Association broke a months-long radio silence to announce that Team Dignitas and Misfits had joined their ranks.
  • And in terms of our broadcast hours across various platforms, it is pretty unparalleled.
  • For fans, for players, for teams, for partners, the community overall, and this is a logical next step for us overall in that process.”Last time the PEA was in the news, the organization canceled its plans to found a North American CS:GO league after the member teams’ players voted against league exclusivity.
  • As we look to the future what we hope is that we are able to bring that level of reach and harness that in ways that are positive to fans and the community at large.”Daniel Rosen is a news editor for theScore esports.
This Week in Gaming: SK Telecom own League of Legends, SFV makes its Amazing Race debut and an Injustice 2 meltdown for the ages
  • Regardless on what your thoughts on Korea’s SK Telecom T1 are, there’s no denying that they are, without a doubt, THE greatest League of Legends organization of all-time.
  • This Week in Gaming is your definitive weekly guide to the biggest stories and controversies behind the latest esport and gaming headlines.
  • This is everything you need to know about the week that was, but on steroids.We Like…SK Telecom being the G.O.A.T. of all things League of LegendsLove them.
  • But hey, I probably couldn’t beat these guys if both their hand were tied behind their back and they were blindfolded.
  • Make it happen, Capcom.We Don’t Like…Getting frustrated over Injustice 2Don’t be ashamed to admit it — sometimes video games make us angry.
OpTic’s mixwell: hazed, jasonR ‘will stay with us at least until the Major’
  • James "hazed" Cobb and Jason "jasonR" Ruchelski will stay on as OpTic Gamings stand-in coach and player respectively, according to Oscar "mixwell" Cañellas in the latest episode of the teams documentary series Vision."So, we want to keep hazed as our coach and he will stay with us at least until the Major, and jasonR will be playing with us too," mixwell said.
  • "So we have these five players with hazed as the coach and we are training for all the events that are coming now.
  • Probably the most stacked period of time of the year."OpTic will be attending the ESL Pro League Season 5 Finals, ESL One Cologne 2017 and, if they qualify, the Esports Championship Series Season 3 Finals, which are all right around the same time as the offline qualifier for the Krakow Major 2017.In their recent events, OpTic finished in third place at the cs_summit, 3rd-4th place at IEM Season XII Sydney with hazed standing in for jasonR, but most recently they placed 5th-8th at the Subaru Invitational 2017.Dennis "Tarmanydyn" Gonzales is a news editor for theScore esports who enjoys whiskey, D&D and first-picking Abaddon Slardar Clinkz Medusa Oracle a P90 my Souvenir Negev Discipline Priest Pharah.
Custom Game Roundup: Lockout Elimination
  • While D.Va and Winston can greatly pressure the enemy, a healer like Mercy will keep your team in the fight for a much longer period of time.
  • Chasing down flankers can leave your team in a bad position, so staying still can net you a kill that will turn the game into a very favorable 3 vs. 2 for your team.Preston Dozsa is a news editor for theScore esports.
  • This map features a large, two-storey building in the center which provides both cover and a route to get to the other side of the map without coming under fire.
  • Its long views make it perfect for a Widowmaker to pick off enemies at a distance, and teams without a tank will feel a lot of pressure if they try to get close.
Blizzard announces Overwatch Contenders, a development league for the OWL
  • The Overwatch League has lurched another step closer with the reveal of the Overwatch Contenders development league for North America and Europe.Think you’ve mastered the competition?
  • Introducing Overwatch Contenders.
  • Standout and be recognized.Learn more @ https://t.co/4ZKYI70qIJ pic.twitter.com/2LT2VAvHwQ— Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) May 22, 2017 "Season Zero" of the Contenders league will feature open qualifiers for NA and EU, where the Top 16 teams per region advance to an online group stage, according to a Blizzard news release.
  • Players ranked Masters or higher are allowed entry, further details are expected in the future.Dennis "Tarmanydyn" Gonzales is a news editor for theScore esports who enjoys whiskey, D&D and first-picking Abaddon Slardar Clinkz Medusa Oracle a P90 my Souvenir Negev Discipline Priest Pharah.
A guide to Twitch
  • That keeps him in combat with champions, giving him the buff for much longer than it would for other AD carries.
  • Early focus on sustain and the weakness of utility AD carries have put Twitch back into the spotlight as a great option in the bot lane.
  • With your runes, masteries, and items, you should be able to survive the early lane phase if you play it without pushing your luck.
  • After fully building his crit items in Infinity Edge, Runaans Hurricane, and Phantom Dancer, Twitch will be able to blow up squishies.
  • Once you have access to ranks in Q, roaming is a distinct opportunity that Twitch has due to his invisibility.
CS:GO Matches of the Week for May 22-28: Clash of the superteams and a Brazilian grudge match
  • FaZe ClanWhere: FACEIT YouTubeWhen: May 28Why: El ClásicoFor the title of strongest CS:GO team in the world, its pretty much a toss up between FaZe Clan and Astralis.
  • These deep bonds produce equally deep grudges as brotherly bonds are broken on the battlefield.SK have a clear advantage over their little brothers in IMT when looking at their previous head-to-heads.
  • SK GamingWhere: FACEIT YouTubeWhen: May 28Why: Brazilian derby; ally and adversary alike; IMTs new fifth?The Brazilian Counter-Strike scene is a tight knit community of largely unprecedented talent for the region (NA) and this camaraderie has produced two world-class teams in SK Gaming and Immortals, with a third edging its way to the upper echelon (Luminosity Gaming).
  • There is no shortage of CS:GO happening from one week to the next and it can be tough for even hardcore fans to keep track of it all, so weve narrowed down your choices to the few must-watch matches of the week.Astralis vs.
GCU’s Locodoco on acquiring Fly: ‘FeniX was a really good player, but he didn’t mesh the best with our coaching staff or our players’
  • It will be because they played better than us that day."Sasha Erfanian is a news editor for theScore esports.
  • Fly is doing well in scrims, the entire team is doing well in scrims.
  • Were going to take every opponent seriously and if we lose to them, it wont be because we took them lightly.
  • Dennis "Tarmanydyn" Gonzales is a news editor for theScore esports who enjoys whiskey, D&D and first-picking Abaddon Slardar Clinkz Medusa Oracle a P90 my Souvenir Negev Discipline Priest Pharah.
Singularity qualify for DH Summer After defeating Team123 2-1 (25-21 on Train, 13-16 on Nuke and 16-8 on Inferno), Singularity have secured a spot at DreamHack Open Summer.
  • After defeating Team123 2-1 (25-21 on Train, 13-16 on Nuke and 16-8 on Inferno), Singularity have secured a spot at DreamHack Open Summer.
  • However, Singularity levelled the score and eventually secured the first map, 25-21, after prevailing in a triple overtime.
  • Still, AnJ and his team easily assured their presence at DreamHack Summer after closing the last map out 16-8 following a near flawless CT-side.
  • Singularity have made it to DreamHack Open Summer The Danish clash began with Singularity grabbing a five-round streak on their opponents map pick, Train, and easily reaching an 11-4 lead by half-time.
  • The European closed qualifier for DreamHacks Summer iteration began with Singularity easily reaching the grand final after picking up 2-0 wins against both ajukreizi and PRIDE. On the other side of the single-elimination bracket, Red Reserve beat Mikail Bills GreyFace, while Team123 defeated North Academy.
Liquid qualify for ESL One Cologne Liquid earned a spot at ESL One Cologne after their 2-0 victory against CLG in the grand final of the North America Closed Qualifier (16-14 on Cobblestone and 16-8 on Inferno).
  • Liquid earned a spot at ESL One Cologne after their 2-0 victory against CLG in the grand final of the North America Closed Qualifier (16-14 on Cobblestone and 16-8 on Inferno).
  • The qualification process in North America started with two open qualifiers whose winners advanced to the closed qualifier.
  • Liquid are going to Cologne Despite only getting eight rounds on the board  as the CTs on Inferno, Liquid dominated on the T-side and won the map 16-8, and the series 2-0, qualifying for ESL One Cologne.
  • CLG and Liquid started the qualifier in the semis while the other four teams had to play quarter-finals.
  • CLG and Liquid beat Renegades and Misfits in the semis, respectively, to reach the grand final.
AVANT win ESL ANZ Ch’ship S3 Finals AVANT GARDE emerge victorious as they defeat Legacy 2-0 (16-10 de_inferno, 16-11 de_mirage) in the grand final of the ESL Australia & NZ Championship Season 3 Finals.
  • AVANT GARDE emerge victorious as they defeat Legacy 2-0 (16-10 de_inferno, 16-11 de_mirage) in the grand final of the ESL Australia & NZ Championship Season 3 Finals.
  • The first day of the ESL Australia & NZ Championship S3 Finals saw the young guns from Funky Monkeys push the first seed, Athletico to their limits in the first semis.
  • It was going to be a long road for the Legacy roster, as they had to win three more best-of-three series to claim the championship title.
  • From there, Egor " " Baranov and co. went on to beat Athletico easily in two straight maps, securing their spot in the grand final with a best-of-three advantage over the lower bracket team.
  • In the other semi-final, Legacy experienced the same fate as they failed to capitalise the important win needed versus AVANT GARDE, with the last map going to double overtime on Train.
Video: keev vs. FlipSid3
  • more like flipsid3 so bad still better than polish cs Shit editing, feel like it would be better just to see this at normal speed flipside ? lets rush one by one keev ? ok i got well this was a quick edit since the finished like 3 hours ago without smoke on awp? ok, nice tactic man flipside is so fucking trash lol also keev cheater Holyfuck this guys BIG are insanely gods!
  • How did i never heard about they?
Xmithie: ‘I just want to do really, really well at Worlds’
  • I just want to do really, really well at Worlds.
  • I actually only play other games right now if I play with friends, so whatever my friends want to play, I usually play that.
  • Will we see Xmithie get out of groups at Worlds this year?That has been my goal after the first Worlds, it hasnt changed.
  • And sometimes if its really hectic, one person might speak in Korean really fast so that the other teammates can talk as fast, and react as fast.
  • When Jake "Xmithie" Puchero takes to the stage for the NA LCS, it wont be in a Counter Logic Gaming jersey.
Xmithie and Immortals: Renewal, not reinvention
  • For us, as a team, we didnt really feel like it was any individual performance, it was mainly like how we understood the meta and how we approached it," he said.
  • And the playstyle that saw him sometimes fly under the radar near the end of his time with CLG could, for the untested roster of Immortals, be an incalculable boon.Josh "Gauntlet" Bury is a news editor for theScore esports.
  • "I think the biggest thing is just the language differential, since our top laner, support, and even mid actually can speak Korean.
  • Which is really detrimental to the team," he explained.
  • "So just that language block is kind of a detriment, but at the same time theyre really good mechanically-wise, like pretty much everyone on this team.
DH Summer closed qual. invites DreamHack has revealed the eight teams, four in North America and four in Europe that have been invited to the closed qualifier for DreamHack Summer.
  • The invited teams in Europe are: The invited teams in North America are:
  • DreamHack has revealed the eight teams, four in North America and four in Europe that have been invited to the closed qualifier for DreamHack Summer.
  • After six teams were directly invited by the Swedish tournament organizer, eight teams have now been invited to take part in the closed qualifier, where two spots for the $100,000 tournament will be up for grabs.
  • The winners will then travel to Sweden to play at DreamHack Summer, which will take place on June 17-19 at the Elmia Convention Center in Jönköping.
  • One for a European team and one for a North American team.