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The GG Podcast Talks Video Game Violence & Real-Life Violence

This week of GG Podcast gets violent, but don't worry. Nobody gets hurt this time. The crew discusses the recent gun violence and the logic of video game violence as a contributing factor.

EA, Activision, Ubisoft, & Others Agree To Loot Box Odds Disclosure Rule

With the negative vibes surrounding microtransactions, major video game companies under the ESA have agreed to disclose loot box prize/rarity odds.

Ninja Leaves Twitch To Stream Exclusively On Mixer

Tyler "Ninja" shook the gaming community today with a major decision to leave Twitch for a contract with Microsoft's streaming service Mixer.

Reworked Pantheon Revealed by Riot Games

After discussing it over the course of the last few months, we finally have our first look at a reworked Pantheon.

Fortnite World Cup Player King in Emotional Clip With Father

The short clip made its way around Twitter, Reddit, and more shortly after the close-out of the Fortnite World Cup Finals on Sunday.

FaZe Clan Signs Fortnite Player Ewok

The young Fornite player makes FaZe Clan history as the first female member, and the first deaf player to join the organization.

Sigma Will be Overwatch's 31st Hero, Blizzard Shares Origin

The mystery is over, or is it just getting started? Meet Sigma, Overwatch's 31st Hero.

Esports Personality Geoff 'iNcontroL' Robinson Dead at 33

The sudden death has shocked the Esports world after his family posted on his social media breaking the news and asking for privacy.

Young CoD Streamer Starts Fight With Pro's Dad at CWL Miami

An altercation outside of the Call of Duty World League Finals in Miami has stirred the Twitterverse.

Fortnite Event Ends with Giant Robot vs. Monster Battle

Just an hour ago, the beginning of the end kicked off in Fornite culminating in a massive battle between two gigantic combatants.

Overwatch's Jeff Kaplan Teases 31st Hero Sigma

After an awfully sloppy leak from a test account revealed the name, Blizzard are finally ready to talk about Sigma ... or are they?

Team Liquid's Star Top-Laner Impact Injured in Car Accident

Spirits were as high as they always are on Impact's social media as he posted photos of himself wearing a neck-brace.

LoL Esports Announces Summer 2019 European Masters

On their blog today, the League of Legends European Championship announced their marquee Premier League tournament is back for the Summer of 2019.

GamerGirl Bath Water Seller Belle Delphine Instagram Account Removed

GamerGirl Bath Water Seller Belle Delphine's Instagram account of over 4.5 million followers has been taken down and apparently deleted.

Role Lock and Role Queue Coming to Ranked and Pro Overwatch

Blizzard announced that they will be introducing Role Queue in Ranked play, as well as details the upcoming changes to the Overwatch League.

Id Software Designer & Director Tim Willits Leaving Company

After nearly 25 years in the industry and work on many legendary games, Tim Willits will be stepping down from his role at id Software.

Misfits Benches Starting Roster, Fnatic Subs-Out Rekkles

Some interesting roster moves for two LEC teams came bursting into the spotlight this morning on social media.

The GG Podcast Talks EVO, Area 51, & Scarlett Johansson

What's the most money you'd bet on your gaming skills? The GG Podcast discusses EVO money matches, the Area 51 raid, and the controversy over Scarlett Johansson acting gigs.

Summer Games is Back in Overwatch, Today!

Starting on July 16th and running until August 5th, the Summer Games event is coming back to Overwatch.

A Twist of Fates - LoL Teamfight Tactics Patch Notes 9.14

We've got a look at the first-ever Patch Notes for Riot Games new and exciting League of Legends mode Teamfight Tactics.

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