XP League to Host In-Person Esports Event in 2021

XP League in partnership with Carolina Games Summit will co-host the first major in-person esports event in 2021 at the Raleigh Convention Center from August 6-8. XP League will be hosting its inaugural North American Finals while the Carolina Games Summit will host its 15th annual esports and gaming event….

Nutrition: How Your Diet Changes Your Game

Nutrition should be one of the main focuses in the performance of esports players. But why would we take the time to develop a healthy meal plan when unhealthy energy drinks and snacks are not only easier to grab, but more advertised in the esports world? The logos are literally…

5 Video Games Proven To Reduce Anxiety

Many of us turn to video games in times when we need to unwind from a stressful situation or when we simply want to have a relaxing, care-free day. In my case, after a long work week, my Saturdays often involve a morning cup of coffee, a cozy blanket, and…

So You Want To Be An Esports Writer

Have you ever read an article or piece of writing about esports and thought, “Wow, I want to do that!”? Along with the meteoric rise of esports, the field of esports writing and journalism has exploded in the past few years. As tournaments and competitions have gotten bigger and flashier,…

More Than Meets the Eye: A Farewell

There is always more than what meets the eye. That’s why I started writing this blog series. My goal was to shine a spotlight on gamers, who are traditionally underrepresented due to stigma.  There is a lot more to a gamer than what we see from the outside, and I…

Playing for Pride is Returning This June!

The 2nd annual Playing for Pride event is coming June 18, 19, and 20! In 2020, we joined forces with the Stonewall Community Foundation to celebrate Pride digitally during the pandemic. Our global gaming event helped celebrate and support the LGBTQ+ community through the world’s largest ‘Digital Pride’ gaming tournament,…