StarCraft II News

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School Spotlight: UBC Esports Association

December 8, 2019

Whether it’s making money for charity or fighting a meme war, the UBC Esports Association has a lot going on year-round. Currently trying to bring professionalism to the scene, they hope to create a place for anyone to join and feel welcome.

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StarCraft II Week 8: Sweeps and Surrenders

January 16, 2018

The first week of the second group stage is complete! What implications do these matches have for the Collegiate StarCraft League? Read on to find out!

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StarCraft II Spring 2018 Forecast

January 10, 2018

It’s a new year and we have some great StarCraft coming up this season. Read on for my thoughts about the groups followed by some player opinions about the upcoming season.

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Collegiate Capstone: Varsity, Scholarships, and Drafts

January 8, 2018

In 2017, collegiate esports varsity programs exploded, but how much progress have we really made toward a stable collegiate esports ecosystem?

Interview

Get to Know: Jessica ‘ZombieGrub’ Chernega

January 3, 2018

Jessica “ZombieGrub” Chernega should be a familiar name by now in the Starcraft world. Get to know one of CSL's dynamic commentators in this one on one interview!

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With esports at Liberty for all

December 22, 2017

With the growth of collegiate esports, it's no surprise to see universities officiate their gaming culture on campus. Our writer Zach McGinnis spoke with President of Esports Jaden Shaw at Liberty University about the rise and journey of the program.

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Starcraft Spring and Playoffs Info

December 18, 2017

As Fall standings for Starcraft were finalized, the new Spring groups are launched; read on for an overview of what to expect during Spring and Playoffs.

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UC San Diego: A Legacy Rekindled

December 18, 2017

This year, sprinkled in between the recaps and the rankings, we’ve focused on some of the teams who embody the values of Collegiate StarCraft. This week, I got the chance to talk to the University of California, San Diego StarCraft team.

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StarCraft II Power Ranking Fall Finale Edition

December 10, 2017

The first group stage has come to an end! If you aren’t already aware, the first group stage determines seeding for the second group stage and the second group stage determines who makes it into the single-elimination playoff bracket.

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Esports Meets Bureaucracy: An Update on Changing Hearts

December 7, 2017

It seems as if this year has been a launching pad for progress in the space, both in eyes of university administrations and students alike. Take Penn State, where all signs point to a revision of stance on esports.

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Harrisburg University and the Whitaker Center to turn college esports into a spectator experience

December 6, 2017

Harrisburg University doubled down on collegiate esports by forging a partnership with the Whitaker Center to create a true spectator experience for fans to experience in person.

Recap

StarCraft Week 7 Recap: Battlecruisers Redux

December 4, 2017

We’ve had the chance to see two broadcasted series. In the first group stage, we saw University of Connecticut face off against Rochester Institute of Technology. We were also fortunate enough to see Simon Fraser University and Michigan State University play a make-up series.

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All-Star Game Fall 2017

December 1, 2017

This is ten percent luck Twenty percent skill Fifteen percent concentrated power of will Five percent pleasure Fifty percent pain And a hundred percent reason to remember the name