INVERSE ON ESPORTS

X Factor
'Fortnite' 12.40 update data-mine leaks X-Force skins for Deadpool and more
Tomas Franzese
A new Fortnite leak has revealed that skins based on the X-Force will come to the game in the wake of Deadpool.
Game Guides
'Valorant' Closed Beta Key: Twitch just made accessing the game much easier
Tomas Franzese
Accessing Riot Games' Valorant closed beta has been tricky for casual gamers, but access just became much easier.
Gaming
'Valorant' error 7 explained: Here's 3 ways to fix the login crash
Tomas Franzese
The closed Beta is in full swing, but so are the performance issues.
Game On
OWL, EVO and more esports leagues forced to pivot due to coronavirus
Eric Francisco
From EVO to the Call of Duty League, everyone is on alert.
challenger approaches
‘Smash Ultimate’ Fighter Pass 2 sale teases release date of next DLC character
Tomas Franzese
A Nintendo Direct could reveal the next fighter very soon.
Arena of Valor
Riot Games Project A leaks: What "Valorant" rumors reveal about the new FPS
Tomas Franzese
The title of a new FPS from the developers of League of Legends, previously codenamed Project A, has leaked online alongside a revealing screenshot.
Heroes Never Die
Messing with the Meta: How Overwatch pros are gearing up for Hero Pools
Eric Francisco
At the Overwatch League's 2020 opener, several pros reveal excitement and concern over the new Hero Pools system.
Gaming
Geoff Keighley is the nicest power player in video games
Jen Glennon
The creator of The Game Awards: "Hopefully we're using that power for good."
Gaming
'Tekken' esports pro Anakin on how he dominates with a Jedi-like focus
Corey Plante
Pro gamer Hoa “Anakin” Luu credits mental focus as the source of his 'Tekken 7' prowess.
Entertainment
“The Chosen One”: Why 'Tekken 7' is surging in popularity
Hoa "Anakin" Luu
And how you can get into this totally swole fighting game.
Innovation
DeepMind, A.I. firm behind AlphaGo, has just conquered another classic game
Sarah Wells
The A.I. achieved the benchmark as all three of the game's races.
Gaming
Blizzcon 2019 schedule hints at comeback for three major franchises
Danny Paez
A few time slots for Blizzcon 2019 are suspiciously empty.
Gaming
'League of Legends: Wild Rift': Mobile release date, beta for iOS and more
Jen Glennon
Now a decade old, 'League' is looking to become bigger than ever. 
Gaming
Blizzard's ban of pro-Hong Kong gamer: What furious gamers are saying
Corey Plante
"I think it's my duty to say something about the issue."
Innovation
Scientists Say Posture Can Tell a Pro eSports Player From an Amateur
Sarah Wells
You might want to sit up for this one
Gaming
'It: Chapter 2' Spoilers: Screenwriter Explains That Street Fighter Scene
Eric Francisco
He also revealed which fighter Pennywise would play as.
Gaming
Why ESPN Chose 'Apex Legends' for the X Games Instead of 'Fortnite'
Corey Plante
'Fortnite' just isn't extreme enough.
Gaming
Professional Gaming Has a New Wellness Culture That Can Save Office Workers
Emma Betuel
“It’s an evolution of the sport with respect to fitness, health, and spiritual well-being.”
Gaming
E3 2019: Last-Minute Schedule Change May Hint at PS5 or Xbox Scarlett News
Danny Paez
An under-the-radar keynote may be packed with console Easter eggs.
Entertainment
'Fortnite' Season 9: The Game Faces Identity Crisis Among Pros and Casuals
Corey Plante
How did the fall of Fornite begin? You can start by blaming Drake.