The Unsuccessful of Twitch in Indonesia: Data Package Prices Determine Everything
10 April 2021
Today, playing games can be much more than just a hobby. Moreover, people are not only attracted to playing games but also watch other people play. Because of this, both the esports and streaming industries are currently rapidly growing. Many companies also took the opportunity to invest in this thriving business. However, the streaming market is.....
Analyzing Thunder Predator’s Aggro Playstyle in ONE Esports Singapore Major 2021
8 April 2021
Dota 2’s first offline Valve Major event of 2021 has just come to an end, crowing Invictus Gaming as the Grand Champions. Throughout the event, a multitude of upsets and surprises filled the matches, and it is this special characteristic of Dota 2 matches that keep the viewers returning. Further, given that this is the … Continue reading A.....
From League of Legends to Mobile Legends: Peter “AirLiur” Tjahjadi’s Bold Esports Quest
31 March 2021
When the public thinks of esports, they used to understand it merely as a bunch of nerds playing their games intensely. It is only in recent years that the public perception has changed towards a more open mindset regarding what esports really is. However, what is more often discussed and attended to is how successful … Continue reading From.....
The Love Triangle That Exists Between Video Games, Anime, and Esports
23 March 2021
In Japan, anime are usually based on popular mangas. Popular mangas are sometimes also adapted to other media, such as video games. Dragon Ball is one of the most popular examples in this case. How many anime and video games have been made based on Akira Toriyama’s legendary series? Today, the gaming industry is also … Continue reading.....
Why Can’t All Competitive Games Succeed as an Esports?
16 March 2021
Why is LoL’s esports scene much more successful than Dota 2’s? Why can CS:GO become an esports phenomenon in EU and NA, but is becoming less popular in the SEA region? These have probably crossed your mind if you are a fan of these games. What are the answers to the questions presented above? How … Continue reading Why Can’.....
Reminiscing the Prodigious Tale of 23savage: Southeast Asia’s Greatest Potential
12 March 2021
When it comes to games and sports that require their players to think strategically, some people are simply built differently. In games like Chess and Go, these people are dubbed “prodigies” — extraordinary players who excel as if their DNA was meant for the game. Esports is no exception to this, especially in highly complex … Cont.....
Wild Rift Esports in the Indonesian Esports Ecosystem: Players’ Views, Challenges, and Expectations
9 March 2021
League of Legends: Wild Rift, which launched its beta phase in September 2020, has been hyped up in the gaming community for quite a while now. Furthermore, to Indonesia’s local esports ecosystem, Riot Games’ reputation as an esports company instils the belief that the game will have a promising future. Players who have failed in going.....