You probably know Tyler “Tyler1” Steinkamp as the streamer who, earlier this year, broke the record for the largest individual stream on Twitch while cosplaying as his favorite champion, Draven. But before Tyler1's triumphant return to the game, his toxic behavior divided the community and ran rampant through solo queue, leading to his ban. From his controversial appearance on the scene to his new, "reformed" career, let's take a look at Tyler1's journey so far. For more videos like this one, be sure to subscribe to theScore esports on YouTube. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license.Read More →

Podcast topics and timestamps 4:20 The economics of streaming for a living6:11 Why many pros would not necessarily succeed at streaming14:45 The Fornite bubble24:00 Can you actually make a living streaming if you're not Sneaky or qtpie?31:10 Champions that need reworks, looking at you Volibear34:10 NA LCS playoff picks, and is TSM’s bottom lane good?45:00 scarra’s final words and shoutout to the fans William “scarra” Li is a League of Legends streamer, content creator and ex-pro who’s been on the Rift in one way or another for the better part of a decade. Once a member of the storied Team Dignitas roster that included MichaelRead More →

In 2019 revenue sharing, franchising licenses and a minimum player salary increase are coming to the European League Championship Series, Riot Games announced on Wednesday. The Future of the #EULCS:https://t.co/yJUUjTOxD4 pic.twitter.com/VspdOdi9Of — lolesports (@lolesports) March 28, 2018 EU's franchising model looks very similar to North America's. Teams will go through an application process, and successful applicants will purchase a spot in the league. With their spot they will enter a revenue sharing agreement with the league. In this agreement, players will receive 35 percent of revenue to cover their salaries. The teams and Riot Games will get 32.5 percent each. The base player salary willRead More →

Faker is without a doubt the greatest League of Legends player of all time. He is a god. He is superhuman. He is the unkillable Demon King. But even the best of us make mistakes, and last week we saw Faker make an epic fail, proving that he is human after all. But let’s be real guys, this does not happen very often, so we took the opportunity to put together the best fails and funny moments from Faker. For more videos like this one, be sure to subscribe to theScore esports on YouTube. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. CertainRead More →

Esports competition is grueling and can wear down even the best pro players. But fans don’t just want to watch players compete, they want to care about them too. And nowhere was the balance between high-level competitor and internet personality better realized than in a young kid from Chicago. His name is Matthew “Nadeshot” Haag and he is one of esports’ biggest stars. This is his story. For more videos like this one, be sure to subscribe to theScore esports on YouTube. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license. Source: The Score LoLRead More →

We’ve all been there. You get solo-killed on top lane. Lag gets you rekt. You lose your Euls at 34 minutes. And you rage. It happens. Who doesn't feel the urge to smash a three-hundred dollar mouse from time to time? This week on Versus we’re comparing the very best rage moments from the pros of Dota 2, CS:GO and League of Legends. Keep in mind we're only looking at pros and ex-pros here, so no Tyler1 antics. For more videos like this one, be sure to subscribe to theScore esports on YouTube. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain contentRead More →

Podcast video topics and time stamps: 2:02 – What was Echo Fox's secret to success this split?9:44 – What's the cause of Echo Fox's slump?11:20 – How's playing with Dardoch?13:34 – Which playoff team do you think you'd body? Who are you afraid of?15:19 – What did it feel like to be so close to winning Worlds last year? Heo “Huni” Seung-hoon is one of the most dominant top laners in the history of League of Legends. He’s played and won titles in both the LCK and the EU LCS — and now he’s got his sights set on North America, again. Huni came upRead More →

The EU LCS team has never been one to shy away from showing a bit of personality in their broadcasts. This split has been no different, in fact, they’ve taken it up a notch. With the European LCS playoffs right around the corner, we thought it’d be the perfect time to look back at some of the quirkiest moments from the 2018 EU LCS Spring split. For more videos like this one, be sure to subscribe to theScore esports on YouTube. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license. Source: The Score LoLRead More →

Week 9 of the 2018 spring split is in the books, and there were plenty of funny moments and failed plays that may have gotten lost in the week’s epic action. Here are some of the best worst moments from the week that was. For more videos like this one, be sure to subscribe to theScore esports on YouTube. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license. Source: The Score LoLRead More →

Michael Santana streams League of Legends to almost 20,000 viewers every day. He’s on a self-motivated quest to become the best AD Carry in North America. He makes over $1.5 million every year from the comfort of his own living room. He’s a qtpie, and this is his story For more videos like this one, be sure to subscribe to theScore esports on YouTube. Copyright © 2018 Score Media Ventures Inc. All rights reserved. Certain content reproduced under license. Source: The Score LoLRead More →