What to watch this weekend in esports

Brian BencomoNews & Events

esports

Don’t know what to watch this weekend? We’ve got you covered. Here’s a rundown of some of the most intriguing games and tournaments happening this weekend. VALORANT The VALORANT Champions Tour continues Saturday with the second closed qualifier of NA Challengers, organized by Nerd Street Gamers. Originally scheduled to start Thursday, the weekend matches were pushed back due to the … Read More

Call of Duty League Week 1: FaZe dominate, LA Thieves steal the show

Brian BencomoNews & Events

Call of Duty Atlanta FaZe

A dramatic late push by Tyler “aBeZy” Pharris to secure a Hardpoint for the Atlanta FaZe forced a decisive Game 5 that would eventually lead to a 3-2 win over OpTic Chicago on Sunday in the Call of Duty League’s opening weekend. The Week 1 meeting between two of the CDL’s top teams was evenly matched except on Search & … Read More

Call of Duty League 2021 preview: Part II

Brian BencomoNews & Events

Call of Duty League

Following the 2020 Call of Duty League season, it seemed like almost every player became a free agent. At one point there were over 50 free agents who had spent some amount of time with a CDL team in the previous season.  Cellar-dwelling teams like the Paris Legion dropped their entire roster. Some teams were forced to let players go … Read More

Call of Duty League 2021 preview: Part I

Brian BencomoNews & Events

Call of Duty League

It’s safe to say the first season of the freshly franchised Call of Duty League did not go as planned. After a kickoff event in Minnesota in January 2020, the league traveled to London, Atlanta and Los Angeles for the first few home series. Then the COVID-19 pandemic began, and the league took a month-long hiatus to figure out how … Read More