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Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 Rundown

There are only a few short weeks to go until the launch of the highly anticipated Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 consoles. Recently, there have been rumors buzzing about the specs, pricing, and more of these two highly desired pieces of tech. For weeks, fans have wanted to hear…
Matthew Hurt
October 23, 2020
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Scalping and the new RTX Cards

For me, "scalping" is a term that draws a picture of fantasy violence of those who would raid other countries and towns for conquest that one would read about in a medieval fantasy novel. This idea of taking the hard-earned resources of others without proper cause is inherently unfair and…
Matthew Hurt
October 9, 2020
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Among Us and the Community

games can offer us a brief respite and a better sense of community with each other. Sometimes, that community can be found in the oddest places. Gaming has always had a difficult relationship with the general public, many often associating it with not going out, playing in a dark room…
Silas Bales
October 5, 2020
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The Missing Link Between Rap Music and Esports?

It seems like the line between professional gaming and traditional pop culture it getting blurred each and every day. Matches being shown on ESPN, sports bars hosting watch parties, and even esports gaining a more mainstream audience, it's no surprise that big names are wanting to jump in on the…
Bailey Brown
September 16, 2020
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OU FIT & REC + OU ESPORTS CLUB = GAME ON!

OU Fitness & Recreation has provided inclusive programming for the entire OU population for years. As a response to COVID and evolving into a full virtual state in March 2020 they ramped up new programming in gaming and esports leveraging IMLeagues for coordination with great results. We immediately reached out…
Mike "Moog" Aguilar
September 14, 2020
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Collegiate Esports Tournament “Battle for Bama” Raises Nearly $1,000 for Covid-19 Relief

in Alabama sees several schools battle across several games while raising money for Covid-19 relief.April 18th and 19th held the first-ever Battle for Bama, a several-platform collegiate esports battle to be crowned the top gaming school in Alabama. Originally meant to be Alabama-only tournament, the current pandemic state of the…
Derek Snow
April 30, 2020
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LCS: Offseason and Three Weeks In

kicked off on January 25 after a turbulent off-season. Roster switches were the name of the game, and three new or returning teams are participating in this split. Dignitas, Immortals, and Evil Geniuses replaced Clutch Gaming, OpTic Gaming, and Echo Fox, with the resulting free agents playing a part in…
Sam Shields
February 14, 2020
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NHL Starts their Dive into Esports

Another pro sports league ups their involvement with the esports world.If you're at all familiar with the pro-sports scene, you know that the NHL All-Star Game happened this weekend, January 25th, at the Enterprise Center in St. Louis Missouri. The NHL sets aside a weekend every year to showcase the…
Bailey Brown
January 31, 2020