Dallas Fuel removes xQc from Overwatch League squad

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Félix “xQc” Lengyel has been removed from the Dalls Fuel squad after being part of the hit list who received a combination of fines, warnings, and bans for breaking behavior-related rules. Lengyel was joined by Tae-yeong “TaiRong” Kim of Houston Outlaws and Ted “Silkthread” Wang of Los Angeles Valiant, though the now ex-Dallas Fuel player received the most severe punishment for repeat offences. Continue reading “Dallas Fuel removes xQc from Overwatch League squad”

Radical feminists attack Overwatch caster on International Women’s Day

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Women believe there are barriers in place that prevent them from getting into esports and the tech industry as a whole. While this may be the case in some instances, attacking other women who have made it into the scene simply because they do not conform to radical beliefs and adhere to group identity politics is not helping anyone. Unfortunately, this happened to a prominent female Overwatch caster on International Women’s Day. Continue reading “Radical feminists attack Overwatch caster on International Women’s Day”

London Spitfire pro player fined for giving the finger on cam

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Player conduct in the Overwatch League has already come into question this week as Joon-yeong “Profit” Park — who plays for London Spitfire — flipped the bird live on camera. While it wasn’t malicious and wasn’t aimed at anyone in particular, aside from teammates and coaches in jest, it brought fines and thoughts about finally writing down some rules. Continue reading “London Spitfire pro player fined for giving the finger on cam”