Trading Hearthstone cards isn't possible currently, but should Blizzard revisit the issue?

Why Blizzard Doesn’t Allow Trading in Hearthstone

Have you ever wondered why we aren’t allowed to trade cards in Hearthstone? After all, I have Rexxar’s Death Knight that I don’t want, and you have Jaina’s. It would be pretty nice if we could just pass them...
HyperX Cloud Flight headset

Product Review: HyperX Cloud Flight

If you’re thinking about upgrading your gaming headset, I highly recommend checking out HyperX’s new Cloud Flight. I’d been using an older headset and microphone for a while, but the HyperX Cloud Flight has changed everything for me. The Hardware At...

Hardware Review: HyperX Cloud II Gaming Headset

The HyperX Cloud II Gaming Headset is not a gaming headset. It is instead a duel-class all day use headset, and I believe that is exactly what they set out to achieve. HyperX has a history of creating comfortable products,...
Gamer Gloves being used on a keyboard.

Product Review: Gamer Gloves

When you hear the term “gaming gloves,” what do you think of? Most people might think it’s a ruse, but I’m here to tell you that’s not true. I got a chance to try some out so you’ll know...

Have You Seen Sneaky Cosplay? Because You Should

Zach Scuderi is the King of Cosplay The first time I heard about League of Legends was at Fan Expo Canada, about six years ago. Some of my friends that I was attending with were cosplaying their favourite champions: Varus...
Captains Draft 4.0

Balancing Fame & Professionalism: Accountability in Esports

We're living in an age of esports where each title is fighting for their place in the spotlight. Valve's popular title Dota 2 has been changing their tournament format to allow for more second and third tiered production companies...
Live Streaming Screen

Streaming Rights and Choices for ESL Tournaments

ESL vs. Dota 2 Viewers In case you've been out of the loop, the Electronic Sports League (ESL) and Dota 2 viewers just had an epic face-off. What a way for the Dota 2 community to kick off 2018. In the...
Two cartoon people yelling at each other.

Gamer Rage: When Gaming Is No Longer an Escape

Threads pop up every so often on various MOBA subreddits discussing gamer rage issues. A lot of players are aware that they have a problem, but don't know how to deal with it, or in some cases, don't care...
Dota 2 Microtransactions

Dota 2 and Microtransaction Madness

Many games use some form of microtransactions, and Dota is no exception. Dota 2 microtransactions are what help keep Valve's free-to-play game afloat, but there are plenty of reasons to criticize the current monetization model. Detractors of League of Legends...
The life of a left-handed gamer.

The Life of a Left-Handed Gamer

Handedness is a preference for using one hand over the other for fine motor tasks, such as throwing a ball or writing. As much as 90% of the population is right-handed and only about 10% are left-handed. Because of...
In a year filled with so much crazy Dota 2 action, which plays will stand the test of time?

The Best Dota 2 Plays of 2017

It's the end of the year, which means it's time for lists and countdowns. We already covered the biggest Dota drama of 2017 earlier this month, so let's end 2017 on a more positive note and go over the...
Why was Universe kicked from EG?

Universe Kicked from EG: Scapegoating or Stroke of Genius?

Saahil "Universe" Arora used to play offlane for North America's top Dota 2 team, Evil Geniuses (EG). Universe currently has the third highest career earnings of all esports players. He's played Dota 2 professionally since the game's inception in 2011....