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[Updated] Valorant Champions Tour 2022: APAC Last Chance Qualifier – Teams, Schedule & Results

With Stage 2 Masters Copenhagen having concluded, we now shift our eyes towards Champions in September. But before that, we still have plenty of slots to fill as we lead up to the event. The Asia-Pacific (APAC) Last Chance Qualifier is currently underway as teams face each other online to fight for the last spot in APAC. I'm here to give you all a ...

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VALORANT Challengers Stage 2: What You Need To Know About Southeast Asia’s Best Teams

With VALORANT's Stage 1 Masters in Reykjavík, Iceland having concluded on 24 April, 2022, means that this week marks the start of Stage 2's domestic Challenger leagues. A lot of eyes are on Southeast Asia (SEA) at the moment as we saw the Asia-Pacific (APAC) representatives at Masters Reykjavík, Singaporean organisation Paper Rex place 4th, be...

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Fatal Fury & KOF Blonde Agent Blue Mary Gets Her Own Storm Collectibles Figurine

Gentlemen prefer blondes, especially those who like dogs, green jackets, spy work, and slide-to-grapple follow-up attacks. That's the case with Fatal Fury and The King of Fighters secret agent with the headbusting moves Mary "Blue Mary" Ryan. Hong Kong company Storm Collectibles has just unveiled the Blue Mary figure, which features a number of ...

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The Best Thing About Monster Run? A Living Piece Of Paper

After watching the trailer for the movie and looking at all the promotional material, I initially expected that Monster Run would be like a Chinese version of Ghostbusters or Men In Black. I was wrong, however, when the result was anything but that. Instead, Monster Run ultimately feels closer in tone and structure to that of the young adult mo...

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Here Are The Hong Kong Prices For Xbox Series X & S

Microsoft previously announced the official prices for both the Xbox Series X and the Xbox Series S. The Singaporean prices for the next-gen consoles were revealed, as well as most recently the Malaysian prices. According to video game analyst Daniel Ahmad, the prices for the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series in Hong Kong are "pretty much in lin...

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[Rumour] SNK Might Be Going PlayStation Exclusive

Bloomberg recently reported that Sony is considering a bid for Leyou Technologies. Why is that significant in the gaming industry business? Because Leyou is the parent company of SNK Corporation, the folks behind the King of Fighters, Fatal Fury, and Samurai Shodown series. Anonymous sources from Sony also said that Sony Corporation are working wi...

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Following Hearthstone Grandmasters Suspension, Blitzchung Joins Tempo Storm

BlizzCon 2019 begins tomorrow. However, the excitement for the event has been tarnished by a recent controversy that began with the suspension of Hong Kong pro Hearthstone player Chung "blitzchung" Ng Wai who was punished for issuing pro-democracy statements in a post-match interview. A recent statement from esports organisation Tempo Storm has re...

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Magic: The Gathering Pro Shows Support For Hong Kong, Doesn’t Get Banned

Magic: The Gathering pro player and Hall of Famer Lee Shi Tian has pulled off a "blitzchung" in his recent post-match interview at the recent Mythic Championship 5. Unlike Blizzard, Wizards of the Coast has decided not to punish Lee for his actions. After winning the match that got him into the Top 8, Lee went on stage with a red scarf covering ...

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Pewdiepie Is Banned In China; Here’s Why

YouTube gaming guy Pewdiepie and his brand of content are now banned in China. That's a pretty big deal considering the guy has over 101 million subscribers and is a worldwide phenomenon. During his 19th October upload (a few hours on 20th October, give or take, so this is still pretty fresh), his content is banned because of how he reacted to a p...

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Team Hong Kong Confirms Participation In Overwatch World Cup 2019

Following the recent controversy regarding Hong Kong Hearthstone player Chung 'blitzchung' Ng Wai's suspension from the Hearthstone Grandmasters, Hong Kong's Overwatch Team Fire Dragons took some time to discuss their future plans. A recent announcement from their Twitter page has confirmed that the Fire Dragons will continue to participate in the...

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ESL CEO Warns Staff Not To Discuss Hong Kong Protests

Following the controversy which began with Hong Kong Hearthstone player Chung "blitzchung" Ng Wai's political statements, many people within the esports industry have been engaging in discussions concerning China and the Hong Kong protests which are still happening to this day. ESL co-CEO and co-founder Ralf Reichert has instructed his employees t...

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Blizzard Responds To Bliztchung’s Punishment, Returns Prize Money

Blizzard has finally issued a follow-up statement regarding the punishment dished out towards Hong Kong Hearthstone player Chung "blitzchung" Ng Wai for his politically-charged statement. President of Blizzard Entertainment J. Allen Brack wrote a blogpost not just to announce the reduction of Chung's punishment but also to provide further clarific...

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Overwatch World Cup: Hong Kong Team Mulls On Participation

The current debacle regarding Hong Kong Hearthstone player Chung 'blitzchung' Ng Wei is still the hottest topic in gaming and esports. The Hong Kong Overwatch Team, Fire Dragons, is aware of the controversy and is currently discussing their future plans. https://twitter.com/OWTeamHongKong/status/1182158587021258753?s=20 In a recent tweet from the...

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Former World Of Warcraft Developer Joins Blizzard Boycott

The recent debacle concerning Hong Kong Hearthstone player Chung "blitzchung" Ng Wai's suspension has motivated many people to boycott Blizzard. One of those people is Mark Kern, a former Blizzard employee who helped make World of Warcraft, Diablo 2, and Starcraft. In a Twitter thread posted recently, Mark announced that he's giving up on playing ...

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Hong Kong Hearthstone Player And Casters Gets Banned For Political Statement [Update]

Update 9/10/19: Australian game studio Immutable has offered to pay blitzchung all of the prize money he lost (a total that ranges from US$7,000 to US$10,000) plus a ticket to their upcoming Gods Unchained World Championship which has racked up a prize pool of US$500,000. According to Kotaku, blitzchung has responded to the offer but it's still u...

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Capcom Removes Hong Kong From Pro Tour Lineup Due To Civil Unrest

Everyone not living under the rock knows that things are not peachy in Hong Kong right now, with protests and riots taking place in the streets of the city. Due to this ongoing civic unrest still raging on with no clear end in sight, Capcom has announced that they will be removing Hong Kong from its Pro Tour lineup. The upcoming Esports Festival...

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New HK$50 Million Esports Venue Unveiled In Hong Kong

Cities around China are constantly competing to become the country's esports hub. From Chongqing to Hangzhou, companies are building esports training facilities, stadiums, and more. Boasting the largest esports market in Asia and second largest in the world (Newzoo), Chinese businesses are wise for positioning themselves to benefit from the growth ...

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Flame On With This Pint-Sized King of Fighters ’98 Kyo Kusanagi Statue

Burns, doesn't it? After crafting so many Street Fighter Hong Kong vinyl-style figures and statues, BigBoysToys is branching out to Capcom's rival. That's right, SNK is getting the anime-esque SD-like treatment from the Hong Kong-based toymakers with its new King of Fighters line. Their first character will be Kyo Kusanagi in his King of Fighters ...

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ICBC (Asia) eSports & Music Festival Gives You An Extra Reason to Visit Hong Kong This August

The Hong Kong Tourism Board has confirmed that the ICBC (Asia) e-Sports & Music Festival Hong Kong which is set to take place this 24-26th August 2018 will feature three international esports tournaments including League of Legends, CS:GO and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds.  Details of the tournaments are as follows: In the â€...

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