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Ludwig Ahgren joins Moist Esports as co-owner

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American content creator Ludwig Ahgren recently announced that he had joined Moist Esports as its co-owner. He now works alongside fellow YouTuber and Moist founder Charles Christopher White Jr, also known as MoistCr1TiKal or Moist. In a video on Mogul Mail’s YouTube channel, Ahgren explained that his love for esports was the reason to partner […]

Apex Legends: High-ranking players now protected from DDoS

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Respawn Entertainment announced Wednesday that Diamond, Master and Predator-ranked Apex Legends players would receive protection from DDoS or distributed denial of service attacks in the ranked lobby. Players will notice that their match is protected when a small shield icon symbol appears next to their server. Respawn designed this feature to protect high-ranking players from […]

Mojang reveals official release date for Minecraft Legends

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Mojang Studios has announced that Minecraft Legends will be released on April 18 this year. Minecraft Legends will be available for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Nintendo Switch and PC. Xbox Game Pass Subscribers will also be able to get the game for free. The game will be released in two […]

Mande plays sniper in Apex Legends, channels inner DrDisRespect

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Former pro player Mikkel “Mande” Hestbek paid tribute to Herschel Beahm IV, a.k.a. DrDisRespect, by arming himself with a sniper rifle and making kills in a similar fashion to the well-known streamer in an Apex Legends match on Sunday. Mande himself has an extensive history of sniping in the game. During a match, he presented […]

Fatshark delays Warhammer 40,000: Darktide’s Xbox release

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Fatshark has announced its decision to delay the release of Warhammer 40,000: Darktide for the Xbox Series X/S version to make changes and improvements to the game. Following the release of Darktide on PC in November 2022, Fatshark CEO Martin Wahlund said they had received feedback from players and would use them to improve the […]

League of Legends, Teamfight Tactics source code stolen, Riot says

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Riot Games has announced that hackers stole the source code files for League of Legends and Teamfight Tactics in a security breach last week. According to Riot, the stolen source code contains some undisclosed prototypes and “experimental features” that might not be released. The developer said this incident directly impacted its teams’ ability to release […]

2023 CDL Major II Qualifiers: Week 2 summary

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The 2023 Call of Duty League Major II Qualifiers Week 2 concluded on Sunday, with the Los Angeles Guerrillas, Atlanta FaZe and London Royal Ravens emerging victorious and moving to the next series. The Guerrillas took the lead early against the Minnesota Rokkr. In the first match on the Zarqwa Hydroelectric (Hardpoint) map, the Guerrillas […]

John Cena is cover star of WWE 2K23, 2K announces

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2K and WWE have announced that the 16-time world champion John Cena will be the cover star of WWE 2K23. He will be featured in three different covers for the game, Standard, Deluxe and Icon Editions. Aside from being the star cover, Cena is also the executive soundtrack producer for the game and the star […]

Warcraft to go offline in China following Blizzard-NetEase dispute

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World of Warcraft is set to go offline today in China following a financial dispute between Blizzard Entertainment and Chinese game publisher NetEase. Blizzard first announced its deal with NetEase would end last November. Earlier this month, NetEase rejected the offer to extend the agreement by six months, noting the proposal as “commercially illogical.” According […]

CoD: Warzone 2.0 Season 2 — Major changes to DMZ mode announced

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Infinity Ward has announced major changes to the DMZ mode for Season 2 of Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0, coming to the game likely on February 15, 2023. The changes are mostly bug fixes, but there will be new missions in the patch and a new map for the Exclusion Zone. Infinity Ward hopes these […]

Warzone 2.0 & Modern Warfare 2 Season 2 delayed for changes

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Activision has announced that it will delay the release of Call of Duty: Warzone 2.0 and Modern Warfare 2 Season 2 to make additional changes based on feedback from players. Warzone 2.0 was launched in November 2022 and has been particularly popular. However, based on players’ feedback, the game lacks several features. They have requested […]

Riot Games announces League of Legends Champions Queue for EMEA

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Riot Games has announced that the League of Legends Champions Queue will be coming to Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Riot made this decision following the success of the North American League of Legends Champions Queue in February 2022. It is scheduled to begin on January 24, along with the League of Legends […]

Blizzard to nerf Roadhog in upcoming Overwatch 2 update

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Overwatch 2 developer Blizzard has revealed plans to nerf Roadhog, a currently overpowered tank, thanks to miscalculated buffs and nerfs throughout the previous updates. Overwatch 2 game director Aaron Keller said several changes implemented on some heroes had made Roadhog overpowered. The team has been wanting to nerf Roadhog for some time. Like most typical […]

Scump still CoD’s GOAT, Nadeshot says

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Former OpTic Gaming player Matthew “Nadeshot” Hagg said in a recent episode of the 100 Thieves Cast podcast that Seth “Scump” Abner was still the GOAT of Call of Duty despite his retirement. Scump announced his retirement in the middle of a Modern Warfare 2 season. His decision triggered a debate about who the GOAT […]

VALORANT: Two Chinese teams to join VCT 2023 LOCK//IN

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Riot Games has confirmed that two Chinese teams will join the upcoming VCT LOCK//IN VALORANT Tournament on February 13 at Ginásio do Ibirapuera, São Paulo, Brazil. This tournament marks the start of the VALORANT Champions Tour 2023 season. The two Chinese teams are EDward Gaming (EDG) and FunPlus Phoenix ZHUQUE (FPX), increasing the number of […]

Scump announces retirement from competitive CoD

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YouTuber Seth “Scump” Abner has announced his retirement from competitive Call of Duty following his long career with OpTic Gaming. Scump revealed his intention to retire last year on October 28 and said that the 2023 Call of Duty League in December would be his final competition. However, plans have changed, and Scump decided to […]

Fortnite’s 23.20 update may be coming this week

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Epic Games is expected to release the 23.20 update to Fortnite sometime this week. The midseason update will feature a load of new content, including skins and bug fixes for several known issues. In the upcoming update, players will be able to unlock Midseason Drop skin styles for Massai, Doom Slayer and Dusty by completing […]

Battlefield 2042: New weapons, tweaks in 3.1.2 update

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DICE released the 3.1.2 update for Battlefield 2042 today, January 17, 2023, at 09:00 UTC. Patch 3.1.2 comes with six new weapons, available in the Battlefield Portal. New weapons introduced in this update are the M1 Garand sniper rifle, MK VI Revolver and Gewehr 43 semi-automatic rifle, along with its sniper variant, the Gewehr 43 […]

VALORANT: Riot Games may bring 2023 VCT to Los Angeles

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A report has said Riot Games is planning to hold the 2023 VALORANT Champions Tour in Los Angeles this August. Since Riot released VALORANT at the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic, tournaments have taken place mainly online. Meanwhile, few competitive LAN events held in the past were affected by the pandemic. For example, some VALORANT […]

LoL developer responds to complaint about MMR system in Ranked mode

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A developer at Riot Games, the creator of League of Legends, has responded to a player’s Reddit post about an ongoing issue in LoL’s Ranked Matchmaking Rating system. A user by the pseudonym u/applecat144 created a post on the LoL’s subreddit explaining his discontent. They explained that a 66 percent win rate in the Ranked […]