Gillian Linscott

Gillian Linscott
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As the quintessential nerd, Gillian comes from a childhood of band camps, video games and fandoms. It wasn't until being introduced to Dota 2 that she realized how passionate she was about MOBA’s and eSports. If she’s not watching Twitch or writing about the latest MOBA community drama, she can be found making lattes or supporting the carry in Dota 2.
As Esports Edition's resident betting and and gambling expert--on paper, not in practice--I'm always fascinated by the way that new companies try to monetize the...
I recently sat down with the founder of Desoladies, Ashley "Ashnichrist" Christenson. If you haven't heard of Desoladies yet, it's one of more tightly-knit esports communities...
PAX East is a showcase of the newest and most noteworthy games, and every year at the convention developers proudly display their hard work to...
We're less than two weeks out from the biggest gaming event in North America. That's right, PAX East is just around the corner. Soon, Boston will...
A few days ago, a post was submitted to Reddit by Rajee 'Rj' Jenkins about the state of amateur tournaments in Dota 2 ....
As an esports writer, I need to have an app for my smartphone that's not only up to date on matches, but offers a variety...
This past weekend Green Bay Packer fans saw their very own Blake Martinez debut enthusiasm for Dota 2 in Moonduck Studio's Elimination Mode 3 panel with...
It's been two long weeks since President Trump signed an executive order that temporarily barred all individuals from seven majority Muslim countries from entering the United States....
Writing about MOBAs means that I'm constantly talking about players, team roster changes and what I see on Twitch. This usually leads into a discussion...
About a month ago I wrote about the Chinese Ministry of Culture posting a notice that detailed the changes in their laws surrounding online...
Talking about new players always brings up horrid memories of my first games of Dota. It'd normally involve me anxiously pressing the queue button and...
It's been a while since we've seen any massive Twitch blunders from Dota casters. Casting live is an intimidating job because you're not only required to...