“I’m the world BEST DPS.”
The NYXL were supposed to be in the Overwatch League Grand Finals. They were, after all, the best team in the regular season, winning 34 games, seven more than the second place L.A. Valiant and only losing six times along the way. Not only that, but the finals were being played on their home turf, at the Barclay’s Centre in Brooklyn, New York and a win for the team seemed like an inevitability.
The matchup for the first ever Overwatch League Grand Finals has officially been set, and it’s not the face-off that many fans expected.
The Overwatch League Semifinals kick off today with a pair of matches that are full of drama and intrigue. The stakes are high, as the winning teams will book their tickets to next week’s Grand Finals at the Barclay’s Center in New York City, where they will compete for a million dollar top prize. But which teams stand the highest chance of making it to the finals? Read on to find out!
To commemorate the anniversary of the release of Overwatch, Razer released a suite of Overwatch themed peripherals for fans of the award-winning game. We at CGMagazine were able to try out all four components of the suite and compiled this article diving into each peripheral individually.
It seems fitting that both Marvel and DC are launching brand new #1 issues for their most recognizable heroes in the same week. From Marvel, it’s Amazing Spiderman #1 from the team of Nick Spencer and Ryan Ottley. Over at DC, it’s all about Superman, as Brian Michael Bendis launches his first ongoing series at DC Comics with artists Ivan Reis and Joe Prado. All that plus two new debut issues from Image and Dark Horse, and the final issue of Archie. These are the Best Comics to Buy this Week!
Day one of the inaugural Overwatch League playoffs featured a win for the Philadelphia Fusion and the L.A. Gladiators, as well as the crowning of the league MVP.
Today marks the start of the first ever Overwatch League playoffs, as the upstart L.A. Gladiators face off against the mighty London Spitfire at 10:00 PM EST. The teams will battle it out in a best of three match series, with the winning team qualifying for the semifinals next week. Both teams are entering the competition with swagger, and they all have only one goal in mind: Becoming the Overwatch League’s Inaugural Champions.
The first playoff matchup in Overwatch League history pits the number three seed Boston Uprising against the number six seed Philadelphia Fusion, in a matchup of epic proportions. These two teams are one of the fiercest rivals in the Overwatch League, and their best of three match series is sure to excite. With a shot at the semifinals on the line, it’s all or nothing for the Fusion and Uprising as they kick off their quest of becoming the Overwatch League’s Inaugural Champions.
The third annual Overwatch World Cup is happening this October, and it promises to be a tense competition full of top-tier play.
This week’s Best Comics to Buy list features a number of monumental issues as well as a few new beginnings. In Batman #50, Catwoman and Batman are finally set to be married. But can the Bat and the Cat actually live happily ever after? Also this week, death looms high for the Inhumans in Death of The Inhumans #1, a book with major implications for the Marvel Universe. All that, plus a new all-ages title from Nuria Aparcio and the return of Kim and Kim!