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LoL Pre-Season 2022: Riot reveals more info on new Hextech and Chemtech dragons, First Strike rune, Rift Scuttler changes, objective bounties and new items including Crown of the Shattered Queen

Riot Games has spoken about League of Legends 2022 pre-season, with its planned changes including new dragons, items, systems and more. Update (October 19th): Riot has revealed more 2022 pre-season info including specific item info, changes to the rift scuttler and more. We’ve updated this article to include these, and there are more specifics on Riot’s website at the bototm of this article. New Hextech and Chemtech dragons Riot is adding two new drakes to the game: the Hextech Dragon (left) and the Chemtech Dragon (right). Continue reading LoL Pre-Season 2022: Riot reveals more info on new Hextech and Chemtech…

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Teamfight Tactics Set 6 Gizmos & Gadgets key info revealed: Chibi Champions Little Legends added, plus new TFT ‘Double Up’ duos mode, items, team comps and traits including Mutants

Details of Teamfight Tactics (TFT) Set 6 – Gizmos & Gadgets – have been revealed this morning, with a host of changes being introduced to Riot’s auto battler game. Gizmos & Gadgets comes to the PBE (Public Beta Environment) on October 19th 2021, then goes live on November 3rd in patch 11.22, when the Gizmos & Gadgets Pass will be available later that day. Chibi Champions: RP cost, characters and release date Riot Games has added Chibi Champions to TFT – these are cutesy Funko Pop-style versions of Little Legends, but ones that are based on actual champions from the…

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Amazon University Esports UK Season 2 registration opens, with a new women’s Valorant tournament and £35,000+ in prizing up for grabs overall

Amazon University Esports UK is kicking off its second season, with UK university esports operator NUEL delivering the tournament once again. This new edition will hope to see some 900 teams and 6,500 students from 95 UK universities, as per the usual NUEL tournaments, and for the first time, universities from the Republic of Ireland will be able to take part in the esports competition. Spanish firm GGTech is also involved, following the initial Amazon/NUEL/GGTech partnership announcement back in early 2020. Continue reading Amazon University Esports UK Season 2 registration opens, with a new women’s Valorant tournament and £35,000+ in prizing up for…

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LoL Pre-Season 2022: New Hextech and Chemtech dragons will allow players to teleport across the map and momentarily return to life respectively, new items and bounties also revealed

Riot Games has spoken about League of Legends 2022 pre-season, with its planned changes including new dragons, items, systems and more. New Hextech and Chemtech dragons Riot is adding two new drakes to the game: the Hextech Dragon (left) and the Chemtech Dragon (right). Defeating the Hextech Dragon will grant additional ability haste and attack speed, and spawn portals around the map, allowing players to teleport to different parts of Summoner’s Rift. Continue reading LoL Pre-Season 2022: New Hextech and Chemtech dragons will allow players to teleport across the map and momentarily return to life respectively, new items and bounties…

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UK Rainbow 6 pros question proposed balance changes in Siege Y6S3.3 patch

Balance changes are part and parcel of modern competitive games, keeping things fresh and interesting, but they also run the risk of frustrating the community. Unnecessary tweaks or over/under-tuning characters, items and weapons can spark debate amongst players, and Rainbow Six Siege is no different. Ubisoft has announced proposed balance changes in the upcoming Siege Y6S3.3 patch which is now on the testing server. Operator changes include increased armour panels for Castle, with less hits required to destroy one, Clash getting a Super Shorty shotgun, Melusi gaining a bulletproof camera, Kapkan no longer being limited to one entry denial device…

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LoL 2021 Ranked Rewards Revealed: Victorious Blitzcrank skin announced, plus separate Dragonmancer Kai’Sa, Prestige Dragonmancer Volibear and other skins confirmed

Riot Games has revealed the 2021 League of Legends ranked rewards for season 11 – and Blitzcrank is fired up and ready to serve with this year’s victorious skin. The Blitzcrank victorious skin will be awarded to players who have reached gold elo and above this year, in either solo/due queue or flex queue, and will launch with patch 11.22. Players have until November 15th at 11.59pm in their local server’s timezone to attain rewards for this season, which will be distributed within four weeks after the season’s end, Riot confirmed in its ranked rewards 2021 post. Continue reading LoL…

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RLCS 2021-22 Season announced with largest ever Rocket League esports prize pool, new format and regions, The Grid scrapped, plus the return of LANs

The Rocket League Championship Series (RLCS) is back with the largest RLCS prize pool ever of $6m, more regions, an updated format and more. RLCS 2021-22: Regions First up, regions. For the RLCS 2021-22 season, the league is set to make ‘the largest expansion in its history’ by expanding to three new regions: Asia-Pacific North (APAC N), Asia-Pacific South (APAC S) and Middle East & North Africa (MENA), In addition to the expansion of the RLCS, developer Psyonix will also be supporting Sub-Saharan Africa with three splits of regional events. Continue reading RLCS 2021-22 Season announced with largest ever Rocket League…

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New UK esports org Division 6ix offers annual ‘Season Pass’ granting members access to coaching and events, has plans to expand across Europe, Asia and America

Division 6ix, a new London-based esports organisation, is promoting a £20-a-year ‘Season Pass’ which gives its members access to several benefits. The Division 6ix Season Pass provides options for ‘regular professional coaching sessions, exclusive premium membership events, priority access to limited UK esports tournaments and early access to some of Division 6ix’s upcoming projects’. Division 6ix promises the Academy Season Pass will also be tailored to each of its members, depending on their game of choice and interests. Continue reading New UK esports org Division 6ix offers annual ‘Season Pass’ granting members access to coaching and events, has plans to…

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Rainbow Six Siege UK Ireland Nationals returns for 2021 Summer Season with £25,000 up for grabs

Ubisoft has today announced the 2021 Summer Season for the Rainbow Six Siege UK Ireland Nationals (UKIN). The prize for the winning team will secure a place in the 2021 Challenger League and a chance to qualify for the 2022 European League. The group stage of the league will start June 29th 2021 and run until July 27th on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, for a total of seven playdays. The UK Ireland Nationals are back for Summer ‘21. Continue reading Rainbow Six Siege UK Ireland Nationals returns for 2021 Summer Season with £25,000 up for grabs

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The LEC returns this week with the Summer 2021 Season: Who’s playing who and what times are the matches taking place?

The League of Legends European Championship (LEC) gets underway again this week on June 11th 2021, with the 2021 Summer Season. The rosters are locked in, the league standings are reset and the players are raring to go. So who is playing who and at what times? What does the schedule look like in this three-day LEC weekend? First up, this Friday June 11th 2021, Spring 2021 LEC champions Mad Lions kick things off at 5pm BST against G2 Esports, followed by SK vs Astralis at 6pm, Rogue against Excel at 7pm, Vitality versus Schalke at 8pm and Misfits going…

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UK League of Legends 2021 summer season roster roundup: NLC, UKLC and UKEL teams

Ah yes, summer. Sunshine, beaches, cocktails… COVID. Ugh. In any case, summer also mean more League of Legends action for the UK and Irish scene! With the three tiers of UK and Irish competition getting underway – the UKEL, UKLC and NLC – most rosters have now been revealed. Megalodontus lists the summer rosters and broadcast talent in one article. NLC groups, teams and rosters The two groups for 2021 summer are: THE #NLC SUMMER GROUPS ARE HERE 🥳 📰 https://t.co/lkfCeaydko pic.twitter.com/FTXRPYqT9n — NLC (@NLClol) May 26, 2021 And the casters are as follows: The return of the pack 🥳…

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Scavengers suspends co-founder following workplace abuse allegations

By Dom Peppiatt, Thursday, 28 January 2021 16:12 GMT After a report exposed a slew of sexual harassment and abuse allegations against the studio, Scavengers has announced it has indefinitely suspended co-founder and creative director Simon Darveau.A report published by GamesIndustry.biz earlier this week outlined a series of grievous misdemeanors enacted by senior staff at the studio, leading to a “toxic work environment”.Creative director Simon Darveau and his romantic partner (at the time of the studio’s founding) CEO Amelie Lamarche were reportedly mostly to blame for the toxicity in the Montreal-based studio, known for its work on both Darwin Project and…