Category: Shanghai Dragons

Overwatch League Shanghai

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Team Summary

Shanghai is still fighting. After a record 0-40 finish in the inaugural Overwatch League season, Shanghai is looking to rebuild from the ground up. Star off-tank Geguri, main tank Fearless, and DPS Diya were the only players kept from the original Dragons roster. Going in a new direction, the team has signed the majority of storied Korean Contenders team KongDoo Panthera. This includes players like support CoMa and DPS DDing who put up a fight against champions Runaway. With this new team and renewed hope, the Dragons are looking to create a much more successful second season.

Current Roster

PlayerTeamPosition
Yang “DDing” Jin-hyeokShanghai DragonsDPS
Son “CoMa” Kyeong-wooShanghai DragonsSupport
Lu “Diya” WeidaShanghai DragonsDPS/Flex
Kim “Geguri” Se-yeonShanghai DragonsTank/Flex
Jin “YoungJIN” Yong-jinShanghai DragonsDPS
Eui-Seok “FEARLESS” LeeShanghai DragonsTank
Cho “GuardiaN” Joon-hwanShanghai DragonsTank/Flex
Bae “diem” Min-seongShanghai DragonsDPS

Recent News


Overwatch League- Houston Outlaws vs. Shanghai Dragons- S2W5

The Shanghai Dragons find themselves facing off against the Houston Outlaws in the final match Wednesday. The Dragons continue to go from struggle to struggle as both of it’s DPS players are unable to play this week. But the Outlaws have been on the downswing as well, losing three of it’s last four matches. Will Houston be able to rally against the win-less Dragons? Or will new reinforcements from Korea translate into the first ever win for Shanghai.

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Joshua Larmore has been a fan of Blizzard games since Warcraft: Orcs & Humans. He fell in love with Overwatch the day the Cinematic Trailer launched in 2014. He's been a fanatic for professional Overwatch in all its forms since the 2016 World Cup. Overwatchscore gave him his first chance to write about the exciting world of Overwatch League.Follow Daelkyr on Twitter!
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The Houston Outlaws Tracer Problem, The Los Angeles Gladiators Success And More On This Week’s Taco & Mash Show

Every Sunday Overwatch League Co-Founders Taco & Mash host a roundup of the latest and greatest of the week’s storylines. We partnered with the great folks over at eStarz to produce what we think is a super enjoyable show. This week we covered topics spanning the Houston Outlaws issue’s fielding an impactful Tracer player, how good the Los Angeles Gladiators have suddenly gotten, who’s been hiding in the Philadelphia Fusion’s tree house, and much more!

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Sam 'Taco' Owens
Sam 'Taco' Owens is a lifelong gamer who has been playing Blizzard titles for over 20 years. Co-founder of Overwatchscore and content-creator, Taco loves taking a quantitative approach with his analysis. Follow Taco on Twitter!

Shanghai Dragons – Can They Turn It Around?

Shanghai Dragons have struggled in the competitive ranks of the Overwatch League. The team is in dead last, and not by a little, by a huge margin. How can they ever turn things around?

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Garrett 'Mash' Fuller
Garrett 'Mash' Fuller is an industry veteran having worked with a ton of companies including MMORPG.com and Ten Ton Hammer. He brings Overwatchscore a wealth of experience and passion for Overwatch!Follow Mash on Twitter!

Overwatch League – Shanghai Dragons vs New York Excelsior – S2W4

As we near the beginning of the end to Stage 2, we have the Shanghai Dragons fly over to take on the New York Excelsior. Will we see Shanghai pull off the biggest upset of the season? Will there be an appearance from Pine? Check out below for the latest news on the match! Read more …

Tyler 'Hisha' Oliver
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Overwatch League – Philadelphia Fusion vs. Shanghai Dragons – S2W4

Philadelphia Fusion vs the Shanghai Dragons in week 4 of stage 2 in the Overwatch League.  The Dragons continue to fight against the heavy contenders in the league, taking a map here and there.  Will this match be the one where they finally make progress? Or will the Fusion use these Dragons as just another stepping stone on their return to the top?

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Steve 'Wrekk' Oros
Wrekk comes from a background in fiction writing, stage performance, and education, intending to use that to add new flare to the world of esports journalism. However, no writer in the field would be complete without countless hours behind the console, and he was fabled to be born controller in hand. When not writing for OWS, Wrekk spends his time playing or working on other games.Follow Wrekk on Twitter!

Overwatch League- Boston Uprising vs. Shanghai Dragons- S2W3

Looking for their first ever Overwatch League victory, the Shanghai Dragons do battle with the struggling Boston Uprising. Will the Dragons topple their opponents? Or will Boston rise up and teach Shanghai a lesson?

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Brandon Padilla
Brandon has followed competitive gaming since 2008 and has been featured several times in PCGamer Magazine, and has bylines with The Game Haus and Afterwatch. His mix of in-depth analysis and experienced opinions lends itself well to coverage of the Overwatch League.Follow Brandon on Twitter!

Overwatch League – Seoul Dynasty vs Shanghai Dragons – S2W3

Seoul Dynasty continues their run of victories as the Shanghai Dragons seek a win. This was a tough match, but still have important Stage Two implications.

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Garrett 'Mash' Fuller
Garrett 'Mash' Fuller is an industry veteran having worked with a ton of companies including MMORPG.com and Ten Ton Hammer. He brings Overwatchscore a wealth of experience and passion for Overwatch!Follow Mash on Twitter!
Shanghai Dragons Coach U4

Shanghai Dragons Coach Chen “U4” Congshan Steps Down

The Shangai Dragons have announced on Twitter that their Head Coach Chen “U4” Congshan will be stepping down from that role with the team. Current Assistant Coach Sun Jun “Kong” Young will act as interim Head Coach while the Dragons begin to look for another coach.

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Sam 'Taco' Owens
Sam 'Taco' Owens is a lifelong gamer who has been playing Blizzard titles for over 20 years. Co-founder of Overwatchscore and content-creator, Taco loves taking a quantitative approach with his analysis. Follow Taco on Twitter!

Overwatch League – Shanghai Dragons vs San Francisco Shock – S2W2

The last game of week 2 is another Battle at the Bottom. Both the Shanghai Dragons and the San Francisco Shock are 0-3 in Stage 2 and each would like to keep from joining the Florida Mayhem with a 0-4 record at the end of week 2. The Dragons are especially hungry for a win as their league standing is currently 0-13 and are hoping that tonight will be their first win. The Shock is desperately trying to avoid becoming the team that lost to Shanghai.

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Josh
Joshua Larmore has been a fan of Blizzard games since Warcraft: Orcs & Humans. He fell in love with Overwatch the day the Cinematic Trailer launched in 2014. He's been a fanatic for professional Overwatch in all its forms since the 2016 World Cup. Overwatchscore gave him his first chance to write about the exciting world of Overwatch League.Follow Daelkyr on Twitter!
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Overwatch League – Los Angeles Gladiators vs Shanghai Dragons – S2W2

Los Angeles Gladiators face off against the Shanghai Dragons in Week 2 of Stage 2.  The Dragons have a pretty poor record from Stage 1, and with their new players, might have a chance of bringing that around.  While Gladiators hold their shields as strong as ever, hoping to make their way up in the ranks, there’s a real chance for the Dragons to turn their luck around with fresh blood leading the squad.

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Steve 'Wrekk' Oros
Wrekk comes from a background in fiction writing, stage performance, and education, intending to use that to add new flare to the world of esports journalism. However, no writer in the field would be complete without countless hours behind the console, and he was fabled to be born controller in hand. When not writing for OWS, Wrekk spends his time playing or working on other games.Follow Wrekk on Twitter!
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