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Blizzard eyes mobile development, player-created content, and faster updates for the future

When you think mobile gaming, chances are that super-casual (and extremely cheap) titles come to mind. Blizzard might be looking to change that...

Games industry sees strong promise in e-sports and virtual reality

If you're tired of hearing how hot e-sports is and how the industry is gunning for it as the future of gaming... perhaps you...

Heroes of the Storm announces Spring Global Championship

The past few years have seen MOBAs take over the competitive gaming landscape, with just a handful of games managing to attract millions of...

Catch up with SMITE’s $1,000,000 world championship

The world of e-sports and competitive gaming has seen a massive explosion in recent years in terms of both viewership and prize money. Top competitive...

Activision Blizzard buys e-sports company assets for $46M

Does Activision Blizzard see the business world as one big garage sale from which to cherry-pick deals? It certainly seems so, as the company...

Notorious e-sports team boss Martin Shkreli arrested for securities fraud

Martin Shkreli, chairman of League of Legends e-sports team Imagine and CEO of real-life company Turing Pharmaceuticals, was arrested in New York today. He...

Hi-Rez announces $100K Paladins tourney

Paladins isn't officially launched yet, but Hi-Rez is already planning its competitive scene -- and its first tournament. On the official...
Good plan.

Guild Wars 2 sees a bright future in e-sports

Why did Guild Wars 2 go free-to-play? According to Fortune, ArenaNet's decision to switch business models was centered around its desire to...
Let's rock.

Blade & Soul will include North American players in its next world championship

Do you want to be the best around, with nothing that will ever keep you down? Blade & Soul makes a point of...

Not So Massively: Destiny’s development woes (October 26, 2015)

Online gaming and e-sports are getting bigger by the day, and there are literally hundreds of popular online games out there that don’t really...

Guild Wars 2 begins Heart of Thorns countdown, announces ESL Pro League

It's a week until Guild Wars 2's first expansion launches (at 3:01 a.m. EDT on October 23rd, to be precise), and ArenaNet's...

The MOP Up: How long would you last in your MMO? (October 4, 2015)

The MMO industry moves along at the speed of information, and sometimes we’re deluged with so much news here at Massively Overpowered that some...

League of Legends e-sports teams weather controversies

Two separate real-world controversies are impacting League of Legends e-sports teams. First up is Team Immunity, an Oceanic organization that is now barred...

Not So Massively: For the King’s Kickstarter, Hearthstone’s match controversy

Online gaming and e-sports are getting bigger by the day, and there are literally hundreds of popular online games out there that don't really...

Heroes of the Storm championships are live this weekend, with more championships coming at BlizzCon

Which team in the North American region is best at playing Heroes of the Storm? You can find out this weekend with

Gaming industry reports identify leading studios and online trends

Details strewn within a trio of industry reports offer clues as to the health and direction of online gaming in 2015. First up is

Not So Massively: HOTS’ ranking woes, LoL’s server move problems

League of Legends finished setting up its new North American server in Chicago, reducing ping times for east coast players but dramatically increasing...

ESL to test for cannabis at this month’s Counter-Strike tourney in Cologne

The Electronic Sports League will test pro Counter-Strike players for cannabis and other banned substances at the $250,000 ESL One Cologne later this...

Blizzard files ‘Compete’ e-sports trademark

Blizzard is looking to strengthen its e-sports brand, as the multi-game developer has filed for a trademark relating to TeSPA's Compete...

Not So Massively: HoN Tour season four; cheating in Hearthstone and League of Legends

It's been a busy week for online gaming, with Star Citizen releasing alpha patch 1.15 and delving into the details of its new...