This week on Checkpoint XP On-Campus: Blizzard saw themselves on the wrong side of a hashtag after punishing a player for pro-Hong Kong statements after winning a Hearthstone tournament. Norris, Jacob and Daniel talk about how the college scene reacted to that decision.We also catch up on the Overwatch Varsity Series and talk to Andrei Go of UCI Esports about being an esports student athlete. That and more on this week’s episode of CheckpointXP On-Campus!
- Blizzard suspends Hearthstone player “Free Hong Kong” sign causes controversy
- Blizzard entertainment president says “Every voice matters” H4: Blizzard issues statement
- League of Legends Worlds Recap
- Global Esports partners with Harrisburg University
- Recap of the weeks tubular Overwatching
- Player Spotlight: Andrei Go – UCI Esports Player
- Fortnite goes dark
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