Back in 1980, a competitive Space Invaders tournament made history, but nobody realised it at the time. 40 years later, we now look back at this as the first ever eSports event, as 10,000 gamers went head to head to see who could record the highest score. It was a sign of things to come in the gaming world, with more competitive video gaming tournaments … Continue reading How big will eSports become?
Just like any metagame, there are both overused creatures in the Pokemon world, and underused creatures as well. This is true for almost any popular esport, be it Smash Bros, Street Fighter or Mortal Kombat. Continue reading The Pokémon Metagame is broken. Here’s how to fix it.