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Exciting Things are Coming!

In four short months, Sooner Esports has grown so much. We started as a small team of four, working hard to get out three articles a week for our readers. Between the end of our semester at OU, jobs, extracurricular, and of course, gaming, it…
Bailey Brown
August 7, 2018
khan pro headsetHardware ReviewsReviews

Review – Roccat Khan Pro Headset

“A gaming headset that uses 3.5mm connectors instead of USB? No RGB? No thanks!” At least, that’s what I thought until I actually tried the Roccat Khan Pro. Despite my preference for the simplicity of USB in gaming peripherals, the Khan is probably my favorite…
Alex Heuer
July 31, 2018
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Gaming Disorder: Hot Topic or Overreaction?

The World Health Organization released their 11th edition of the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) on Monday, June 18, and there’s been a lot of talk about one of the newest classifications: gaming disorder. Characterized by addictive symptoms while not relying on a chemical substance,…
David Kaucic
July 5, 2018
Author's OpinionsEvent CoverageSpotlights

SoonerCon 27

It's convention season. With thousands attending big conventions like E3, San Diego, and Denver Comic Con, and others later this summer, it can be hard here in Oklahoma to not be a little jealous. You may be thinking that Oklahoma will never have anything as…
Bailey Brown
June 26, 2018
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Where the Girls At?

Despite the title, this article is going to be a little more serious than normal. I’m going to try to tackle and explain the massive gender diversity gap in esports and gaming from my perspective. I don’t mean to fully explain anything, and I don’t…
David Kaucic
June 4, 2018
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Hearthstone Patches: What Do They Mean?

A few days ago, Blizzard released balance patch notes for Hearthstone, noting changes that are intended to go live after the Hearthstone Championship Tour playoffs end. This came as a surprise to most Hearthstone players, seeing as the last major balance patch had only come…
David Kaucic
May 18, 2018
OverwatchSpotlights

Spotlight: Callie Simonton

To the University of Oklahoma, she's classified as a Film and Media Studies major. To the Esports community, she's much more than that. Callie began playing Overwatch since it was first released in 2016 and is a Top 100 Mercy. She's spent countless hours working her…
Bailey Brown
May 11, 2018
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My #Gamesstruck4

What’s my #Gamesstruck4? Well, I’m glad you asked. If you can’t tell from the thumbnail, my four most influential games from my childhood are; Starcraft: Brood War, Pokemon Emerald, Maplestory, and League of Legends. And since this isn’t just a Twitter post, I can actually get…
David Kaucic
May 7, 2018