Category: ESports

The SEA​ ​Open​ ​Championship​ ​2017​ ​Is Happening At Vietnam!

By Yue Lyn Singapore and Malaysia (SAM) server are pulling out all the stops by sending their countries’ best Solo players to compete against other Asian behemoths at the EA Sports FIFA Online​ ​3​ ​SEA​ ​Open​ ​Championship​ ​2017​ ​in​ ​Ha​ ​Noi,​ ​Vietnam​ ​from​ ​13​ ​-​ ​17​ ​September​ ​2017 at the National Convention Centre.     This much hyped tournament will include eight of Asia’s best Solo FO3 players from Malaysia, Singapore, China, Vietnam, South Korea, Indonesia and Thailand. Being this year’s esteemed host, two slots will be allocated to Vietnam. With a prize pool of VND 500 Million (RM​...

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Academy of Esports (AOES), Iskandar Malaysia’s First Esports Academy

Iskandar Malaysia’s first esports academy is open for registration. So if you’re an aspiring gamer or enthusiast, why not take some classes to obtain your certification-level education and learn about becoming a pro esports athlete, a manager, part of the event management team and much more. The Professional Esports (Dota 2) Athlete Programme is built for those who want to be esports athletes, streamers, coaches, managers and/or analysts. You have to be 18 and above and have either RM8,500 (Local) or RM11,250 (International) to join an 8 month program. Intakes will be in January, April, July and October. What...

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Why South Korea Dominated The Overwatch World Cup

Their cavalry is certainly here to stay. Bow down once again to our gaming overlords. By Yue Lynn If you’ve been following or watching Poland’s stage matches at the recent Overwatch World Cup, you would notice that Team South Korea has undeniably stood out like a cool shining beacon of BadAssness. Love them or hate them, they are an admirable and versatile team made up of six of the best Overwatch players around. They won all of their matches against Austria (4-0), Poland (4-0), Netherlands (4-0)  and Russia (3-0) without dropping a single point. To rub more salt into...

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RM 300,000 Celcom TML Dota 2 Tournament

By Jeremy Say Livescape Group and Beatnation bring you a RM 300,000 Dota 2 tournament – The Major League (TML). With the support of Iskandar Investment Berhad and championed by Celcom, the event is to be held on the 20th to 22nd October at EduCity Indoor Arena, Iskandar Puteri. For this event, there will be a local TML Qualifier, which will allow local teams the chance to compete against seven global teams. If you wanted bragging rights, this is the tournament for you. Play on the global level as you face off against EHOME (China), EVOS Esports (Indonesia), Clutch...

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RM 500,000 U Mobile MESL Dota 2 Tournament

By Jeremy Say U Mobile and Minseki Events Team almost gave me a heart attack with their recent announcement at Pavilion KL’s GSC on the 17th August. RM 500,000 + 50,000 is apparently up for grabs in their new Dota 2 Malaysia Esports League (MESL), currently the largest local prize pool in Malaysia for a single game. ESL One Genting’s USD 250,000 doesn’t count as local and AGES 2016 was only RM 410,000 for Dota 2. Now the reason for the “+ 50,000” is that if your team become the champions and everyone is an active U Mobile customer,...

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