IG wins LOL World Championships

IG wins LoL World Championships

Invictus Gaming – IG wins LOL world championships after a 3-0 sweep against Fnatic. It was never in doubt as Ning completely dominated the first two games. IG was considered a small favorite among odds makers before the game, many thought Fnatic’s outstanding play would carry them through the finals. However, it was not to […]

322 meme history

You probably have seen 322 meme spammed in chat when a team or player plays so bad it looks as if they threw the game. The meme comes from way back in 2013 when Alexei ‘solo’ Berezin bet $322 against his own team in Dota2 and then lost the game. Since then 322 took on […]

Watching versus playing computer games

Why would you ever watch someone play a computer game when you can play it yourself? This is a common question among those who doesn’t understand streaming in general or esports in particular. But it is a stupid question. It is exactly the same question as “why do you watch football when you can play […]

Time delay and esports betting

All esports tournaments are cast to the public with a time delay. Usually the delay is 5 minutes. The reason is so that players cannot gain advantage by watching the cast and know what the other team is up to in real time. It is an understandable practice, especially since most tournaments are online and […]