As the Digital Content Manager for Esports Edition, Lizz spends most of her working day ensuring that top-quality content is available on both Esport Edition's website and social media channels. She works closely with the editorial team in developing content strategies, organizing publication schedules, and ensuring that the overall operations run smoothly. Outside of her regular 9-5, you can find her either buried in a sci-fi book, or trying to achieve her unrealistic goal of becoming a Challenger-level ad-carry in League of Legends.
Stephen has a degree in English from Brock University. He grew up playing video games and card games, always having an affection for strategy. He picked up League of Legends in early Season One and has since achieved Diamond rank multiple times. He also picked up Hearthstone in Beta and has since achieved Legend consistently. When he isn’t reading, writing, or gaming, he’s probably watching other people game. x
Ariel Garlow studied philosophy at McMaster University before moving on to freelance journalism. A big supporter of Overwatch from day one onward and a history of playing League of Legends for years, she manages to squeeze in game time between moderating a few dozen Twitch partnered channels and being a non-stop source of puns in casual and competitive streams.
Joining Esports Edition in March 2018, Adam’s rapidly gaining experience in esports journalism. Adam used to be constantly writing about comic books, movies, and television – now though, esports is his main interest and focus. Being introduced to competitive gaming during Call of Duty 4, Adam’s a self-proclaimed FPS master and isn’t (too) afraid to prove it.
Herbert is a web developer by day gamer by night. He has been following professional League of Legends since Season 1 Worlds, and spends most of his time playing Blitzcrank. When Herbert isn't landing hooks he is learning the newest in tech, web developing tricks or adding more special edition games to his collection.
Tech worker at a startup company by day, and fully addicted gamer by night, Jordan has spent a lot of time with a controller in his hands. Whether it's repeatedly getting legend in Hearthstone, healing needy Genji mains in competitive Overwatch, or spending too much time deciding whether it's going to be a Steam night or a Switch night, Jordan's never far away from the gaming scene.
Craig has been an avid gamer for most of his life, with some of his fondest memories being Warcraft 3 team match play, Final Fantasy boss fights and Diablo 2 magic find runs. When not behind the camera at gaming events, Craig can normally be found behind the keyboard, leading his team to victory in Dota 2. Consider Craig your carry in-game, but support and courier in life.
Focusing on quality and creativity, Kristine Hutter has dedicated her life to esports. She has worked as an editor and content manager for the majority of her career at outlets such as Team Liquid.Net, Blizzard and Freaks 4U Gaming. Now, working as Editor for Esports Edition, her focus is to ensure the best content comes from the stellar team of writers already present at Esports Edition. When she's not working or playing with her Sheltie, you can catch Kristine on World of Warcraft and Overwatch.