This might be the biggest week for esports this year so far, with Mobile Legends' M2 World Championship and the Dota Pro Circuit now underway.
Bren Esports are one of the favourites to take home the championship at the M2 World Championship, but standing between them and the trophy are the team that have recently grown to become their biggest rivals.
Omega Esports and Burmese Ghouls topped their respective groups in the first day of group stage action to secure the first two spots in the Upper Bracket of the tournament’s playoffs at M2.
Deborah “Wolfsbanee” Sim parodies some of the types of esports and game streamers commonly found online. For more esports news updates, visit https://yhoo.it/YahooEsportsSEA and check out Yahoo Esports Southeast Asia’s Facebook page.
According to team coach Anthony Dennis “Otit” Senedrin, Omega Esports have one other goal in mind at M2: defeat Indonesian team Alter Ego, the team many are favouring.
The participants, who were not identified, had been tested at the end of their 14-day Stay Home Notice.
Esports all around the world are slowly starting to kick off again, with Dota 2 and League of Legends, now starting their respective competitive circuits.
Assault was one of the eight teams that qualified to the Lower Division of the DPC’s Southeast Asian regional league, after placing in the top four in Stage 2 of the closed qualifiers.
At the ongoing Consumer Electronic Show (CES) 2021, Razer has introduced two next-generation concepts called Project Brooklyn and Project Hazel. The former is a gaming chair with a 60-inch retractable OLED display while the latter is a smart mask with enhanced safety and sustainability functions. Unfortunately, these are just concepts and will not be made available to the public anytime soon.
Sports leagues would often have fans running fantasy leagues alongside their real-life counterparts, so the team here at Yahoo Esports SEA thought we should do the same in anticipation of the DPC restart
Razer has a knack for unveiling lofty concept devices at CES that never actually ship — remember the laptop dock for the Razer phone, or the three-screen laptop? Let's start with the one that may actually launch: Project Hazel is one of the most tech-infused masks we've ever seen. Oh yah, and it can also protect you from that pesky COVID thing, too, with active air ventilation that's as effective as an N95 medical mask.
The Dota Pro Circuit (DPC) has already been hit by controversy even before the official start of its 2021 season on 18 January.
Valorant’s ranked matchmaking system is getting an update, with new features such as a new progression tracker, regional ranked leaderboards, and other quality of life changes.
Yahoo Esports talks to Charlie Baillie, Chief Commercial Officer at Ampverse, which represents a slew of Asian gaming talents across Southeast Asia.
Valorant Episode 2 releases on 12 January (PST, 13 January SGT) with a new agent, Yoru, and a whole slate of other cool features. Read more about it here.
Riot has shared details on Yoru’s abilities ahead of his release, so read on to find out everything you need to know about this new Valorant agent.
Chinese star carry player Song “Sccc” Chun has parted ways with EHOME a mere ten days before the start of the 2021 Dota Pro Circuit (DPC) season.