An Introduction to Watching SC2 eSports

Once upon a time in Canada, the hockey season was over for the off-season and I was looking for something to fill the void. After watching some pro-build guides in an attempt to get out of wood-league I thought, “why not give eSports a chance”? At the time, StarCraft2 was still the eSport. There was no…

Match-Fixing: Moving on with Life

*Three days after publication of this article, on April 21 2016, the Changwon Regional Prosecution Service’s special investigations division released their official report regarding match-fixing in StarCraft2. Although no names are given, it is easy to determine that Life is one of the ProGamers implicated. Original document HERE, partial translation HERE. Prime Scandal Verdict Back in October 2015 the…

Team Acer Tribute

On March 1st, 2016 my favourite SC2 team, Team Acer, disbanded (Source). Acer became my hands-down favourite team in 2012 when they signed Scarlett, who I had just watched get wrecked by the PartinG Soul Train at the 2012 World Championship. I’ll be honest, I’m Canadian, I play Zerg, and I had an a great…