How is Sim Racing Introducing More Women to Esports?

Join Stefy Bau, a 3-time motocross world champion and advocate for inclusivity for women in gaming and esports, to learn more about the world of Sim Racing and how we can bring equality into the space. To watch more sessions on Ritual Motion’s GUILD, sign up for free now! 

Complexity Signs Women’s VALORANT Team GX3

Complexity GX3 will strive to empower female gamers. Complexity Gaming today announced the signing of GX3, one of the top women’s VALORANT rosters, to form Complexity GX3. In addition to competing in the VALORANT Champions Tour (VCT) Game Changers circuit, Complexity GX3 will also put a heavy focus on gender…

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…

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…

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…

Top 4 Tips to Boost Your In-Game Energy

Energy levels determine how sharp we are in-game, but when we play for hours at a time, it’s easy to become sluggish and make careless mistakes. Neglecting to listen to what our systems need in order to function optimally can make our gameplay suffer. Here are our four tips to…

Esports in the Olympics: Is it Only a Matter of Time?

Esports in the Olympics has been a sporadic topic for years. As more people have entered the industry, the loose topic has become more of a debate: Should esports be included in the Olympics? Who needs whom the most?  According to a report from Reuters, the esports industry is projected…

Early Retirement in Esports Should Not Be the Norm

Retirement in esports is a subject that’s slowly starting to gain more steam as more competitors enter the field. Even the best athletes are embracing retirement in their mid to late twenties as they move into more content-oriented roles, but why? There is no “ideal” retirement age in esports, even…

HyperX to Outfit Belong Gaming Arenas with Industry-Leading Peripherals

HyperX today announced a two-year agreement with Belong Gaming Arenas, a subsidiary of global esports and technology company Vindex. HyperX will outfit Belong’s U.S. gaming centers with a range of products, including headsets, keyboards, mice, and microphones. Belong connects communities of gamers through its international network of experiential gaming centers…

HyperX Extends Pro Football Player JuJu Smith-Schuster Ambassadorship

HyperX announced a multiyear renewal with pro football player JuJu Smith-Schuster as a global brand ambassador. In addition to being the Official Gaming and Audio Partner of Smith-Schuster, the company is now also the Official Peripheral Partner of his esports organization, Team Diverge. This is the longest ambassador deal the…