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A popular content creator in the League of Legends community named Scarra made headlines last week when he mentioned that there might be some problems in the fledgling NA LCS. In fact, he said things were to the point that some north American teams are up for sale, indicating that they are not bringing in...
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As Worlds formally gets underway, Riot has handed down fines and warnings to 16 of its pro players. The punishments come for toxic behavior and intentionally feeding in game. North America is relatively unscathed by the fines, though Svenskeren of Cloud 9 was handed a warning. Team Vitality, Invictus Gaming, and Afreeca Freecs were the...
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With the second Play-ins finished the Group Stage will start Oct. 10th – Oct. 17th. Four teams Cloud9, EDward Gaming, G2 Esports, G-Rex all move on from the Play-ins to Group stage to join 12 other teams seeded from other events through out the year. Each group will play against each other like they did...
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In a follow up on a story on Tuesday about The European League of Legends Championship Series accepting 5 endemic teams into the 2019 season.  The EU LCS has denied three more teams. ROCCAT, GIANTS Gaming, and Unicorns of Love all endemic teams will not be competing in the 2019 season along with the other two...
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The European League of Legends Championship Series announced the first teams to be accepted into the new Franchising for 2019 thats has a bigger prize pool and revenue sharing. Teams Fnatic, G2, Misfits, Schalke 04, and Vitality all are going to be in the EU LCS 2019 but two teams Splyce and H2k were denied leaving...
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First ever presentation with Checkpoint Radio doing the Pre and Post Shows along with doing Play by Play of the Inaugural League of Legends Grudge Match between Michigan State and University of Michigan. Who will win the Coveted Golden Mouse Belt?
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If you’re in the Lancing area Friday September 28th and are unable to join the Checkpoint Crew live in Ann Arbor for the first ever League of Legends Grudge Match between MSU and U of M, the gang at Michigan State are throwing a party in downtown East Lancing. Pizza, BYOB and much more! Please...
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The 24 teams participating in the League of Legends World Championship 2018 have been sorted into their groups for both Play-in and The Group stage. Results for Play-in Stage Group A Edward Gaming Infinity eSports Dire Wolves Group B G2 Esports Bahçeşehir Supermassive Ascension Gaming Group C Cloud9 KaBuM! e-Sports DetonatioN FocusMe Group D G-Rex...
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PlayVS a start up company poised to deliver a structure for high school aged kids to enter eSports. Starting out in 5 states Connecticut, Georgia, Kentucky, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island will all have the opportunity to participate in Season Zero in October. PlayVS also partnered with NFHS the organization that writes the rules and regulations on completions...
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The MVP of the NA LCS was surprised to find out that he was $200,000.00 short and all of the crypto-currency he invested in was missing. He fell victim to a con that entails the con artist to call their Cell Phone Service Provider and impersonate the victim to gain access to their phone services...
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