Category: Sports

NBA 2K17 to Include Massive MyLeague and MyGM Expansion

In the upcoming NBA 2K17, players will be able to utilize vastly improved versions of the previous game’s MyGM and MyLeague systems. Leagues will be able to expand to as many as 36 teams, and the expansion will allow the creation of the teams to take place during league creation (even during the off-season of active…

Whatever Happened To: Destruction Derby

The year was 1995, and 3D graphics were just becoming the rule rather than the exception. While earlier games such as F-Zero and StarFox on the Super Nintendo utilized 3D graphics, 3D graphics on 32-bit consoles meant more interactive environments and an explosion of new and gimmicky games that were either big hits or major flops….

 

Will Las Vegas Become the Mecca for Esports Competition?

The Las Vegas Strip could soon be home to an arena for competitive video games if one Chinese company gets its way. The Beijing-based Ourgame International Holdings Ltd, the parent company that owns the World Poker Tour, wants to build an arena for e-sports. They want to build them in many locations around the world, but they…

ESPN Launches into Esports

ESPN has officially entered into the world of e-sports. Today, they unveiled their new Esports ESPN twitter account and their new ESPN eSports web page. From perusing their website front page it seems their focus will be not only to cover eSports but to inform the public about them as well. They have tabs covering the eSports…