Esports Betting Articles

MDL Disneyland Paris Major – Early Preview and Picks
April 18, 2019 by Kenneth Williams
It’s no surprise that MDL is playing host to a Major this year, but its location is definitely unexpected. This Dota 2 tournament will go where none have gone before: to Disneyland. In their first ever tournament outside of China,…
Overwatch League Stage 2 – Week 3 Betting Preview With Odds and Picks
April 17, 2019 by Jory Hollander
Stage 2 – Week 2 is in the books for Season 2 of the Overwatch League. A new patch brought some interesting changes for Stage 2, and it was a good test to see which teams would embrace the new…
Blizzard’s Policing of Overwatch Has Gone Too Far
April 15, 2019 by Kenneth Williams
Overwatch immediately garnered a huge following on release thanks to its distinct characters, charming visuals, and satisfying gameplay loop. The community immediately began to make content for the game, whether it was fanart of Soldier 76 gunning down baddies or…
CS:GO’s New Competitive Map Is… Interesting
April 9, 2019 by Kenneth Williams
With Cache out and Vertigo in, Counter-Strike looks quite different. Most esports nowadays reinvent themselves a couple of times a year. A balance update in League of Legends or Dota 2 can completely reinvent the metagame. New heroes, new mechanics,…
Previewing the 2019 Fortnite World Cup
April 7, 2019 by Jory Hollander
Epic Games recently revealed a roadmap for the upcoming year of competitive Fortnite. The roadmap included an announcement for the Fortnite World Cup and a promise of one hundred million dollars in total prize pools over the course of the…
Betting Picks for BLAST Pro Series Miami
April 5, 2019 by Kenneth Williams
BLAST Pro Series is a relatively new name in the CS:GO tournament game, but they’ve come out swinging since their debut in 2017. Their quarterly-ish tournaments always bring the pomp and circumstance of a Major but happen twice as often.…
Three Mighty Esports Organizations That Didn’t Fall Gently
April 4, 2019 by Kenneth Williams
From a fan’s perspective, esports organizations are just logos on the front of jerseys and aggressively active Twitter accounts. For players, they serve as a source of income and sponsorships that can make their dreams come true. But for the…
Rocket League’s Success Is No Accident
April 3, 2019 by Kenneth Williams
One trend among almost every major esport is violence. Dota 2 heroes splatter each other into bloody bits, Overwatch heroes disintegrate each other while gloating about their strength, and Counter-Strike doesn’t need to be explained. Street Fighter V literally has…
Where to Bet on Obscure Esports – Recommended Betting Sites
April 2, 2019 by Kenneth Williams
If you’re a seasoned esports bettor, you’re likely familiar with all of the evergreen esports titles. You’ve committed the intricacies of Counter-Strike, League of Legends, and Dota 2 to heart. They’re always available on almost any esports betting site, so…
When Esports Spectators Think They’re Better Than the Players
April 1, 2019 by Kenneth Williams
One of the key tenets of the fighting game community is respect. It’s one thing for old rivals to talk trash and challenge each other, but that attitude isn’t given between everyone. It’s reasonable to expect your opponent to bump…