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Fashion and Gaming: A RM GUILD Recap

Fashion has become a fascinating topic in the world of esports as organizations develop their own branded clothing lines. From 100 Thieves to Team Liquid, fashion has become an important puzzle piece for many esports organizations. Host Ben Feferman jumped into a discussion with award-winning creative marketer Tanim Ahmed to…

Optimal Ambition and COPE Partner With Ritual Motion

Optimal Ambition (OA), a global professional esports organization and lifestyle brand, and the Coalition of Parents in Esports (COPE), a non-profit organization supporting youth esports players and their parents, have joined forces with Ritual Motion to produce live video content for the youth esports community.  The content will be made…

Do I Have Abs Yet?: My Adventures in Ring Fit, Part 2

Last month, I started playing Ring Fit Adventure on Switch as a way to stay fit without getting run over by the heat of summer. I didn’t expect to love it as much as I did: after taking a day or two to get used to the exercise motions and the wacky…

Please Protect Your Setup During Storms

The height of summer is upon us, and for many places in the US, that means the proliferation of storms. From garden-variety showers to powerful blow-up storms, any rain shower with thunder and lightning can pose a threat to household electronics (not to mention life and other property). Just a…

Envy to Help Build Youth Esports Programs

Envy, home of Overwatch League’s Dallas Fuel and Call of Duty’s Dallas Empire, has introduced The Envy Gaming Empowerment Grant. The program, administered by the esports organization, will “give North Texas middle schools and high schools the opportunity to apply for funding, gaming hardware, and ongoing education curricula needed to…

From Pro Football to Verdansk, Alden Darby is a Top Competitor

From professional football in the CFL to dropping into Verdansk on Warzone, Alden Darby is no newbie when it comes to competing in any aspect. When his season was canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic, he jumped into gaming and watching Twitch streamers. As a self-proclaimed “Twitch connoisseur,” Alden…

Social Gaming Communities: 10 Online Communities to Join in 2021

Unless you are part of the gaming community you probably won’t understand just how social gaming really is. We are one big and happy family, who embrace difference and champion inclusivity. So we thought we would dedicate this week’s blog to the incredible online community platforms that allow us to…

Early Retirement in Esports is a Problem

Early retirement in esports is a problem, but what is the fix? From the stressors that harm mental health to the physical injuries from repetitive motions, Power Level hosts Rebecca Dixon (the*gameHERs), Alex Hutchi (The 5 Minute Gamer), and Crystal Mills (Ritual Motion) covered all of the issues and talked…

Skybilz Shows How You Can Train for an Esport

How can you train for an esport? Magic: The Gathering competitor and content creator Allison “Skybilz” Waters jumped into GUILD to show how anyone can become a top competitor. Training is not just about being good at your game. Identifying your goals—both short and long term—and taking the steps to achieve…

How to Reach 1 Million Followers on TikTok

Reaching 1 million followers on TikTok may seem like a major feat, but it’s definitely possible. Esports organization Optimal Ambition jumped into GUILD to discuss techniques, TikTok trends and strategies, as well as what worked and what didn’t work for its top creators. The creator economy is booming, and platforms…

5 Games That Capture That Sweet Summer Feeling

Ah, summer 2021: much of the world has finally started to open up again, which means we can finally get outside to enjoy the season to the fullest. Lounge by a pool, take a vacation, attend a barbecue… or, if you want to stay inside, that’s totally understandable too. If…

Enter to Win in the RM GUILD Steam Deck Giveaway!

RM GUILD has officially hit 1000 members and we want to celebrate by giving one of you a brand new Steam Deck! One winner will receive a Steam Deck (once released) as well as a $200 Steam card. Entering is easy! Check out our Giveaway Page to collect entries. The…