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  • August 9, 2021

League of Legends Patch 11.16 Notes: Sona Update, Karma Changes, Coven Skins

The League of Legends patch cycle continues. Now that League of Legends patch 11.15 has been released to live servers, its follow-up has started to debut on the MOBA game proving grounds for what seems like an extended period of time in this round: a three week development cycle, instead of the usual fifteen-day rotation…

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Sponsors leave Overwatch League after harassment lawsuit

Kellogg and State Farm are no longer partners of the Activision Blizzard esports league; Coca-Cola Says It Will “Step Back” To Reassess Support Share this article The Overwatch League has lost multiple ad sponsors in the wake of California’s lawsuit against Activision Blizzard for harassment and civil rights violations, reported The Washington Post. Coca-Cola, Kellogg…

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Dota 2’s The International gets new dates after Sweden says no to esports

Dota 2’s regular annual championship series, The International, was scheduled to run in 2020, but was delayed due to COVID. Then the event was scheduled to take place in August 2021, until Swedish officials decided that esports cannot be classified as ‘elite sporting events’, which means that players and staff cannot obtain visas. Now The…

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