Video Games to Buy in February – Part One

Video games have a busy month to look forward to in February! Here’s part one of the titles you should look out for next month: Control (PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S) – February 2 Control, developed by Remedy Entertainment, originally arrived in 2019 on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and…

More Than Meets the Eye: Solo Queue

Video games are becoming more prevalent in daily life due to being one of few available sources of entertainment and regular social interaction in Pandemicland. A more diverse audience is tapping into the community than ever before. As gaming has become, dare I say, “mainstream,” many are realizing the inherent…

Esports Injuries Are Destroying Competitive Careers

Esports isn’t a physical industry compared to what players put their bodies through in traditional sports like basketball and football. However, it still takes an incredible toll, and when gaming injuries occur, sometimes they can cause careers to crumble. Long-time professional Call of Duty player Tommy “ZooMaa” Paparatto of the…

Forbes 30 Under 30 Games: Shining A Spotlight On Gaming

Each year, the annual Forbes 30 Under 30 list celebrates notable entrepreneurs, businesspeople, and “movers and shakers” from a variety of industries. In recent years, Forbes has added a gaming category to the list, choosing thirty exceptional people under the age of 30 and highlighting their achievements and future potential…

Enter Ritual Motion’s Black History Month Essay Contest

Are you a gaming or esports writer in the Black community? Ritual Motion is hosting its first Black History Month essay contest, and submissions are open! The top essays in the competition will be published on Ritual Motion’s site with a dedicated byline. The top three will also earn cash…

Ritual Motion’s College Fair is Welcoming Exhibitors

Ritual Motion is proud to announce its first-ever Esports College Fair to be hosted on March 27 and 28, 2021! This virtual event is being created with the goal of connecting colleges and universities who feature on-campus esports teams and clubs with prospective student player-athletes. The two-day event will feature…

Razer’s ‘Project Hazel’ Mask Blends Fashion With Safety

Razer’s prototype, labeled as “The World’s Smartest Mask,” is a fascinating innovation that combines protection in public with colorful gaming fashion. The concept is clear: Project Hazel is an N95 mask with RGB lights and voice projection. The reusable mask contains a transparent outside shell made of scratch-resistant and waterproof…

Ritual Motion Will Be At PGC Digital in February

Ritual Motion is heading to PGC Digital! On February 8-12, Pocket Gamer Connects will be opening its virtual doors to host an amazing lineup of panels, networking opportunities, and indie pitches. I’ll be speaking in two different panels at the event with an incredible roster of talent in the esports…

Streamers Are Not Your Therapists

Take a moment and imagine this: you’ve just found a new streamer to watch on Twitch. They seem really nice and funny, and you enjoy watching them play. You get to know some people in chat, and the streamer even responds to your comments a few times. After a couple…

Women in Esports Partners With Rix.GG for Valorant Tournament

In 2019, the British Esports Association announced its Women in Esports initiative to promote inclusivity and diversity in the esports industry. Since then, Women in Esports has helped increase female participation in the industry. Now, it has announced a partnership with UK esports organization Rix.GG to host a women’s Valorant…