one might hear a play by play and color commentator detailing the RS Gold  action on a football field. The network has come a long way in its viewpoint on video games since ESPN's president said eSports is not a sport last year.Even so, the Heroes of the Dorm competition, as it was appropriately labeled, was met by a variety of tweets on Twitter from sports fans with emotions ranging from confusion and sarcasm to humor and amusement. All in all, it appeared the event was a rousing success for both Blizzard Entertainment and ESPN. ESPN 2 was trending nationally on Twitter for most of the broadcast. Heroes of the Storm might not be as big as League of Legends or Dota 2 when it comes to MOBAs,


but it arguably served as a great entry point into eSports for people who to RuneScape 3 Gold  are not familiar with the concept. The game uses heroes from previous Blizzard games, and there are plenty of people out there who are least aware of the concept of World of Warcraft, which has been around for a decade now.The game also isn't quite as violent as some of the other games with eSports followings, which is also a plus. Having a soccer mom turn on her television to witness some of Mortal Kombat X's brutal fatalities on national television would have probably caused trouble.It will still be sometime until eSports is widely accepted, but last night was another watershed moment towards expanding the audience.


Heroes of the Storm is currently in beta and will release on PC on June 2. Kotaku Limited Edition 'Halo 5 Xbox One Console Coming. When the Xbox One launched in November 2013, anticipation was relatively high for Microsoft’s current-gen console. Sure, a lot of the excitement had dissipated after Microsoft went back and forth over used games and always-online connections, but few could deny the high profile franchises in the company’s library.Chief among those franchises is Halo, which is preparing its first Xbox One title for release later this October. Well, technically Halo:


The Master Chief Collection was the first Xbox One release in the series, but most gamers would probably forget that compendium even existed.So, with Halo 5: Guardians set to release later this year, one can assume that Microsoft has a lot of exciting announcements planned. We expect to get a better handle on the Halo 5 story, which follows a conflict of ideals between Master Chief and Spartan Locke; find out more about how multiplayer plans to change things up for the current-gen gamers; and what other new goodies 343 Industries has in the pipeline.Not to be outdone, Microsoft apparently has their own Halo 5 promotional materials on the