Posts Tagged ‘Major League Gaming’

720 Noscope Buyout: Activision Blizzard Rekt MLG

Pound your airhorn, crank up the dubstep, and scream Internet memes as if that level of ‘irony’ makes you any less irritating: Major League Gaming got totally #rekt. [My office, after work, bring a phone book and a sock filled with £3 in pennies -ed.]

Monolithic publisher Activision Blizzard has bought up the digital sports organisation, which hosts big tournaments and streams all sorts of competitive gaming things online. The acquisition comes as part of Activision’s plans to, in company head honch Bobby Kotick’s words, “create the ESPN of esports”.

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The Lowdown From Major League Gaming

Major League Gaming‘s snazzy pro-gaming events in North America continue apace, and the multitudinous happenings of last weekend have been catalogue in exhaustive detail, for your browsing pleasure. This video probably sums it up in the least time, while I’ve embedded the footage of the Starcraft final below. Those dudes sure can click stuff good.

For a lot more video from the event check out this page. The next is the weekend of the 14th of October in Orlando, details here.
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Major League Gaming: Final Day!

Major League Gaming‘s Pro Circuit Starcraft 2 matches are coming to a close in Columbus this weekend, and we’ve got the livestreams embedded below. You can watch what both players are doing at the same time. Both streams will play, so you’ll want to mute one of them, I should think! Head down there for top-level SC2 play with some decent commentary.
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Major League Gaming Kicks Off

Don't worry, he's a professional.
Hello! Back in the 21st century actual video gaming is happening, and it’s taking a spin this weekend with the Major League Gaming circuit, which commences play in just over an hour. This is a big old pro-gaming tournament happening right now in Dallas, with Starcraft 2 being the big draw for PC types. More information and streams of the events are embedded below, for your viewing pleasure.
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