VALORANT beta to debut in Brazil, Korea, LATAM on May 5

On Friday, VALORANT Executive Producer Anna Donlon provided an update defining Riot's expansion of the game's closed beta into Brazil, South Korea, and "most of" Latin America on May 5. Data centers in Seoul, Santiago, and São Paulo will come online next week, allowing players in the aforementioned regions access to VALORANT. Riot intends on … Continue reading VALORANT beta to debut in Brazil, Korea, LATAM on May 5

Astralis pioneer six-man roster with es3tag signing

Danish organization Astralis has confirmed the signing of Patrick "es3tag" Hansen from Heroic, growing its roster to six players. The 24-year old Dane will begin playing under the Astralis banner on July 1, when his contract with Heroic is said to expire. Astralis Founder & CEO Nikolaj Nyholm reportedly inquired to purchase es3tag directly from … Continue reading Astralis pioneer six-man roster with es3tag signing

HCS Weekly welcomed into Grassroots program

Ultimate Gaming Championship's (UGC) original show, HCS Weekly, was just announced as the latest addition to the HCS Grassroots program. Wave 2 of the Grassroots initiative also saw the induction of content creators Proximity, Stress and Eli X into the program. The HCS Grassroots program was launched back in November 2018 in an effort to give back … Continue reading HCS Weekly welcomed into Grassroots program