London Spitfire won the Overwatch League Grand Finals this weekend. After the match we were lucky enough to sit in the media room with the team and ask a few questions. Here are some of the highlights.
“He was here first.” The other person gestures to me when the host asks to seat them.
“Where would you like to sit?” she asked.
“Uhh… hightops?” I stammer.
“You seat yourself on the bar side.”
Of course you do.
The arena was packed for match two in Overwatch League Grand Finals. London Spitfire and Philadelphia Fusion faced off.
The first OWL season 2 expansion slot has been officially been filled by Cox Enterprises Inc. a conglomerate based in Atlanta, Georgia. This news comes via ESPN writer Jacob Wolf, the day after they reported Guangzhou, China and Paris, France are also expected to be added for season 2. Read more …
This is it. The beginning of the end. Game 1 of the OWL Grand Finals promised to be a wild match, and it didn’t disappoint. The London Spitfire cruised to a 3-1 victory against the Philadelphia Fusion, and once again have the chance to capture glory after a shaky season. We’ll have to wait until tomorrow to see if Philly can turn things around and claim an underdog victory.
Overwatch League is expecting to add six new teams in the off season. We have known about the rumored Paris spot for a while. However, a second team in China is a good surprise. ESPN broke the story that these two cities are expected to host teams in Season Two.
One of our many interviews at Grand Finals Media Day features Malik Forte, MC and star front-man for the Overwatch League. He sat down with us at Overwatchscore to talk his history with the game, his path to success, and his favorite parts of the Overwatch League.
Sports will always have an MVP. The player with the most impact, whether it be on any given day, month, season, or postseason. OWL is no different. Last week, JJonak of the NYXL, and Zenyatta fame, was elected as the League’s MVP. JJonak won over the likes of Fissure (main tank, Gladiators) [my vote], Fleta (DPS, Dynasty), and a handful of others including, NYXL teammate Saebyeolbe. Read more …