Games Done Quick’s (GDQ) latest event, Awesome Games Done Quick (AGDQ) began yesterday. For those who do not know or have never heard of the event, it is a charity speedrunning marathon. They raise millions of dollars for charity through every event. You can find the event website here, and the stream link here. The event is ongoing through this Sunday.
If I ever get offered a “blank check” and don’t take it, someone please punch me in the face. Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok was reportedly offered a “blank check” by one North American LCS team during free agency as well as a $10 million contract from a Chinese organization. Faker went on a Korean talk show and discussed both offers. Full story with Sarjyo Mukherjee on talkesport.com.
In a pull-no-punches opinion piece, Richard Lewis takes it to the Overwatch League. After an exodus of casting talent from the league, Lewis reports that more will follow. What other impacts will casting talent and the former commissioner Nate Nanzer’s departure have on the OWL? You’ll just have to read what Lewis think here.