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At Saturday's 2GGC: Genesis Saga tournament for Smash Wii U, accomplished Diddy Kong player Gonzalo "ZeRo" Barrios appeared to stroll through the winner's bracket with ease, eventually taking the grand finals three games to one against challenger Komorikiri's Cloud Strife. So naturally he was awarded a crap-ton of noodles in addition to his nearly $US3500 ($4667) prize winnings.
Newbee is a powerhouse when it comes to Chinese esports, especially Dota 2. The organisation already has a youth feeder team to pull from and was looking exceptional after taking second at Malaysia's ESL One Genting 2017 just over a week ago. But it's the most recent team to form under the Newbee banner, Newbee Boss, that has everyone talking.
50%: That's the percentage of developers who believe the Nintendo Switch can outsell the Wii U, according to a GDC survey.
China has been building ghost cities, constructing man-made islands in the Pacific, and more recently diving head-first into the world of competitive gaming. When it comes to esports, the World Electronic Sports Games are entirely next level thanks to gigantic prize pools, unusual rules, and inconsistent live streams.
In the waning hours of the Awesome Games Done Quick charity marathon, player grandpoobear raced through Super Dram World, a game designed to torture speedrunners.
All week long, the Awesome Games Done Quick marathon has been streaming speedruns to raise money for charity, but the last day was especially dramatic thanks to robots and a ton of last minute donations.
Joe Carnahan, the writer currently attached to a film adaptation of Uncharted, just finished the most current draft of its screenplay according to a recent post he made on Instagram.
Earlier today, Valve's digital distribution platform reached a new peak of just over 14.2 million simultaneous users. It's the latest milestone in the platform's 13 year history and comes shortly after its most recent winter sale concluded earlier this week.