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ESPORTS NEWS & HEADLINES

The latest Esports News and Headlines from the Checkpoint Crew!

The WHO has classified Gaming Addiction

The World Health Organization has added "Gaming Disorder" to the list of recognized illnesses. The eleventh revision to the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems or ICD-11 from here on out is the list of behaviors that...

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Overwatch League Commissioner Steps Down

Nate Nanzer the Commissioner of the Overwatch League since its conception is leaving Activision Blizzard. Nanzer will be transitioning to overseeing competitive esports at Epic Games. While still being humble and thanking the teams of people that helped build the...

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LoL Esports Announces Team Pass & Fan Pass

Today League of Legends Esports announced two new experiences for players to celebrate their favorite team while on stream and in Summoner's Rift. Credit Riot Games Starting with the Fan Pass. May 31st you will be able to purchase this in-game pass that will give you...

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Sony Outlines Backwards Compatibility For PS5

In an interview about the current state of things at Sony’s gaming division. CEO Jim Ryan talked about a couple features of the upcoming PS5. Ryan Explained, “Sony expects backwards compatibility to be a really critical success factor for it’s next gen consoles..."...

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Riot Games continued Protests

Earlier this month we reported on the potential walkout and the inevitable walkout of Riot Employees due to Forced Arbitration clauses in employee contracts. The employees that protested gave ultimatums to Riot to remove Forced Arbitration from past, present and...

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