StarCraft II News

Press Release

CSL is back for 2019-2020!

August 25, 2019

CSL is back with more games and more scholarship prizing than ever, bringing together tens of thousands of collegiate gamers from across North America to compete!

Read More

Feature

Cal State Long Beach: Grassroots Growth of an Esports Giant

April 27, 2018

As the president of the CSULB Esports Association, Luly Flores has made great strides in developing the local esports scene, not only by hosting tournaments for its members by creating a deeper sense of community at the school for those who love competitive gaming of all kinds.

Interview

Ashland University Offers Up Premiere Fortnite Scholarship

April 26, 2018

Ashland University became the first university to offer a scholarship for Fortnite players. We reached out to Joshua Buchanan, Ashland University's esports director (whom we also featured back in March) to shed some light into the school's latest move.

Press Release

Super Soul Bros at CSL Grand Finals and Afterparty!

April 22, 2018

This is the biggest CSL finals yet, and to make sure we have the best time ever, Super Soul Bros is coming to play for us! We've also got an after party ready to go -- get the details here.

Press Release

Open Tournaments at CSL Grand Finals 2018

April 18, 2018

There's something for everyone at CSL Grand Finals. Overwatch, Vainglory, Super Smash Bros, and Fornite will all have open tournaments for attendees to compete in. Here's some more details on each and how you can get on the action.

Press Release

CSL and Bethesda Present the Quake Collegiate Championship!

April 11, 2018

CSL is happy to announce our partnership with Bethesda to bring you the official Quake Collegiate Championship! This summer we’re bringing 2v2 format to the collegiate space. Read on for more.

Interview

The Collegiate Contender: Daniel “TurkeyDano” Fernandes in Nation Wars V

April 10, 2018

On April 4th, 2018, University of Connecticut’s Daniel “TurkeyDano” Fernandes shined during his performance in Nation Wars V. Playing for Team Brazil, Fernandes ended up beating players who might surprise you!

Feature

Student Services + Esports = South Carolina, Sumter

April 10, 2018

Esports = Sports, sure, but what about student services? University of South Carolina, Sumter developed a unique way of integrating esports into the campus, and they're including more than just college students!

Press Release

"Who's Who" at CSL Grand Finals: Host, Casters, and Panels Announced!

April 9, 2018

Just like we promised, this year's CSL Grand Finals is going to be the biggest collegiate event yet and we've got the best in esports coming to make it happen!

Feature

Orange County High School Esports League Opens the Way for A Comprehensive Ecosystem

April 4, 2018

As more colleges and universities get involved with esports, high schools have taken note and are following suit with leagues of their own. Now high schoolers across the nation can play and get recruited by the big scholarship programs through a more formal setting.

Press Release

CSL Grand Finals 2018 Tournament Schedule

April 4, 2018

The biggest live CSL experience is preparing to invade Huntington Beach at Ultimate Media Ventures with tournaments, panels, music, food, and more!

Recap

StarCraft II Playoffs: Salty Sixteen Update

March 30, 2018

The Salty Sixteen are in the midst of battling each other for a chance to advance in the playoffs. The post-season has been underway for a little over a week now, with a few teams already falling. Check out my commentary on the remaining schools in the tournament.

Interview

Joshua Buchanan: Ashland University's Esports Ace

March 28, 2018

With more and more varsity esports programs popping up across the country, Ashland University's stands out, thanks to the passionate leadership of its Head Esports Coach, Joshua Buchanan.