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Super Bit Wars 7

Super Bit Wars reached new heights this year with the highest amount of attendants to ever come to the event. “It was the largest event in OK gaming that I know of,” said Pooyan “Rice,” one of the tourney organizers. The event took place all day, March 30th. And players…
Bailey Brown
April 2, 2019
Spotlights

Sarah Enders: OU Alum and Writer for Team Liquid

日本語翻訳者 NIHONGO HONYAKUSHA - This means Japanese Translator and it is just one of the many things Sarah "LiquidSenders" Enders does for Team Liquid, an esports team filled with world-renown players like Double Lift, Nemo, and Hungrybox. Enders's day to day as a departmental assistant is just as varied as…
Matthew Viriyapah
March 1, 2019
NewsOU XP

OU XP Teaser

We've been working hard over here at Sooner Esports. Our video team has been creating something exciting for the spring semester. Here's the official teaser trailer for our upcoming documentary; OU XP!
Bailey Brown
January 15, 2019
Event Coverage

King of the Sticks 2018

The King of the Sticks 2018 took place October 27th, 2018, and some of the top players in the state and a few out-of-state players came to compete in the tournament which had 173 attendees and 10 different events to participate in. Oklahoma Rankings for top players prior to the tournament…
Matthew Viriyapah
November 9, 2018
Our TeamsOverwatch

OU’s Overwatch Team enters Preseason

Last Sunday, the Sooner Overwatch team played their first games of the Tespa Overwatch Collegiate preseason. Callie "Kitren" is captain of the Varsity squad and felt very confident going in. According to her, the most difficult opponent was going to be Oregon State who was ranked higher than OU. But…
Matthew Viriyapah
October 12, 2018
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Are Video Games Really Bad for You?

During our time at OP Live, my team and I attended a few panels of what they called "Parent Talks." They were designed to educate parents of children who are interested in video games. With the growth of the industry, there's no question that people, not just parents, might be…
Bailey Brown
October 10, 2018
Event Coverage

The Future of Collegiate Esports

With more and more people tuning in to watch professional esports tournaments, larger companies are turning their heads into an area of esports that has remained mostly untapped, colleges. More colleges are looking into homing esport teams and there’s been a lot more support for college student teams from tournament…
Salvador Soldi
October 4, 2018
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Esports Opportunities in Universities on the Rise

With the influx of eSports popularity crossing the nation and entering the college and university scene, a good number of students and schools have begun their own esports teams and associations. Recently, Western Michigan University’s computer lab gained the addition of an eSports section that would not only be open…
Courtney Johnson
June 28, 2018