Category Archives: Quake

‘Other unis should take note’ – former pro gamer r2k joins University of Chichester as senior lecturer in esports

One of the UK's most experienced former pro players has landed a role at the University of Chichester. Ramesh 'r2k' Singh has joined the university's creative and digital technologies department as a senior lecturer in esports. The development is a first for the UK education space. While several universities and colleges have started running courses…
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FaceIT to broadcast the first official Quake Pro League from its London studio

Article contains affiliate links Esports tournament operator FaceIT will be hosting the first Quake Pro League, featuring weekly broadcasts from the FaceIT studio in Earlsfield, London, every Sunday. The new league will run for a year starting at QuakeCon 2019 (which takes place in London in July) until QuakeCon 2020. The first league games on FaceIT will start…
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Fatal1ty interview part 2: ‘I wouldn’t swap places with any pro gamer today’

In 1999, Johnathan "FATAL1TY" Wendel became the world's first full-time professional gamer. He's won countless tournaments, became the original poster boy for competitive gaming and grew a successful Fatal1ty gaming products. He's seen it all. Because of this, he's one of the best-placed people to describe how esports has changed since his time in the spotlight. What…
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