Category: ESports

7 Things You Should Know About TI7

By Jeremy Say Every year, Valve holds Dota 2’s TI, one of, if not the biggest esports tournament in the world. Bringing fans and players from all over the globe, this pretty much is the World Cup for the most played game on Steam and cybercafes all over the Klang Valley. With TI7 coming to a close with Team Liquid’s comeback win of the tournament, here is a list of 7 highlights from the seventh edition of The International. 1. Team Liquid are your champions of TI7, a come-from-behind win hard-earned after battling through the lower bracket to defeat...

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Selangor Cyber Games 2017 Goes Out With A Bang

By Yue Lynn Kuala Lumpur Hunters (KLH) gave it their all against Eternity Esports to secure their fifth consecutive title in ​The Legends Circuit (TLC) Malaysia Grand Finals, held in conjunction with Selangor Cyber Games at Paradigm Mall, Petaling Jaya last weekend (August 12-13). Apart from the snazzy RM 40,000 prize winnings, the victory will see KLH qualify for Garena Premier League (GPL) held from 25-27 August in Bangkok, Thailand. GPL is a regional tournament featuring seven Southeast Asian representatives which leads to two qualifying slots into the League of Legends World Championships. Let’s cheer them on and hope...

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Lenovo is the ​‘Gold​ ​Sponsor’​ ​in​ ​Garena’s​ ​The​ ​Legends​ ​Circuit

By Yue Lynn   Lenovo, Earth’s leading PC manufacturer has announced its role as a Gold Sponsor of Garena’s The Legends Circuit (TLC) Malaysia: Summer 2017.   This means that Lenovo will bless the finalists and tournament “shoutcasters” with state-of-the-art machines from its Legion line of almighty gaming devices, as well as monetary sponsorship of RM 90,000.   With the Lenovo Legion Y720 Cube Desktop, tournament gamers will gain a competitive edge during the grand final rounds of TLC. Additionally, the Lenovo Legion Y720 will be used by the event’s shoutcasters for instant playback and analysis throughout the grand...

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Hotshotz Asia 2017, the little cousin of AGES 2016?

By Jeremy Say Hotshotz Asia 2017 was “touted as Malaysia’s epic eSports Festival” on their official page – and they weren’t exactly wrong. Held on July 22nd & 23rd 2017 at KDU Glenmarie, the event was an unmitigated disaster. Like a glorious ship slowly crashing into a large iceberg, Day 1 sank slowly to its impending doom; at least they saved the survivors for Day 2. For a tournament meant to highlight some of the best amateur players and teams in Malaysia, attending this festival felt more like watching a headless chicken run around. With a total of seven...

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Selangor Cyber Games 2017

By Adani Bakhtiar Gaming geeks and things, here’s something for you: The Selangor Cyber Games is now back for its 4th year in a row!   The event will take place from August 12-13, 2017 at Paradigm Mall, Petaling Jaya. It will be organised by the Selangor state government in collaboration with Garena, Mineski Events Team and Big Machinez alongside additional supporting partners Digi, Lenovo, Logitech and Time. This year we will witness competitive games such as, League of Legends, Dota 2, FIFA Online 3, and Tekken 7. Teams and players nationwide will stand a chance to compete in...

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