Gaming Addiction a Mental Disorder?

Gaming Addiction a Mental Disorder?

The American Psychiatric Association (APA) adds Internet Gaming Addiction as one of the potential disorders that needs to be treated. And they are hoping for more clinical research to formally include it on the list. Should it be considered as such? Here are some arguments and counter-arguments regarding gaming addiction.

GosuGamers patch - Improved rankings

GosuGamers patch - Improved rankings

The newest chapter in our line of major improvements here at GosuGamers are the rankings. The overview page has gotten a lot richer but we have also revisited our ways of calculating the points in our rankings.

DreamHack 2014 circuit announced with six stops and $200,000

DreamHack 2014 circuit announced with six stops and $200,000

The DreamHack brand returns for six stops in 2014, starting April 26-27 in Bucharest, Romania. $200,000 total prize pool will be up for grabs over the entire duration of the circuit.

Top 4 must-watch e-Sports documentaries

Top 4 must-watch e-Sports documentaries

Following the release of Valve's highly anticipated film Free-To-Play, the community has seen a surge of interest in films related to Esports and so here is a list of the Top 4 e-Sports documentaries already released, that every player should watch.

Naniwa released from Alliance following events at IEM...

Naniwa released from Alliance following events at IEM Katowice

Following the events of IEM World Championship, Johan "Naniwa" Lucchesi  states in a post that he's no longer part of Alliance, the team that has been his home since April last year. 

sOs banks the $100,000 of IEM Katowice

sOs banks the $100,000 of IEM Katowice

Jin Air's Kim Yoo "sOs" Jin adds a second World Championship title to his account, this time from the IEM circuit. The WCS '13 winner defeated fellow Protoss herO[join] 4-1 and is now the fifth highest winning player in SC2 money-wise.

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Richard A. Lewis writes about the names behind Sapinda

StarCraft 2Richard A. Lewis writes about the names behind Sapinda

Esportsheaven’s Editor in Chief’s investigation about the heads of the multi-billion company reveals a group of tax evaders, money embezzlers and convicted criminals.16

2014 IEM Katowice releases aftermovie

StarCraft 22014 IEM Katowice releases aftermovie

Relive the events of the 2014 IEM World Championships at Katowice with the official aftermovie.0

TeSPA and WellPlayed announce Lone Star Clash 3 and $35,000 total prize pool

StarCraft 2TeSPA and WellPlayed announce Lone Star Clash 3 and $35,000 total prize pool

TeSPA partners with WellPlayed to bring esports fans LoL and SC2 invitationals.0

GosuGamers patch - Improved rankings

StarCraft 2GosuGamers patch - Improved rankings

The newest chapter in our line of major improvements here at GosuGamers are the rankings. The overview page has gotten a lot richer but we have also revisited our ways of calculating the points in our rankings.35

DreamHack 2014 circuit announced with six stops and $200,000

StarCraft 2DreamHack 2014 circuit announced with six stops and $200,000

The DreamHack brand returns for six stops in 2014, starting April 26-27 in Bucharest, Romania. $200,000 total prize pool will be up for grabs over the entire duration of the circuit.0

Naniwa released from Alliance following events at IEM Katowice

StarCraft 2Naniwa released from Alliance following events at IEM Katowice

Following the events of IEM World Championship, Johan "Naniwa" Lucchesi  states in a post that he's no longer part of Alliance, the team that has been his home since April last year. 8

Gfinity eSports LAN announced, will include  DotA 2, Starcraft 2 tournaments

StarCraft 2Gfinity eSports LAN announced, will include DotA 2, Starcraft 2 tournaments

The Gfinity eSports organization announced their third LAN event, which will take place at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London. It will include feature prestigious tournaments for DotA2, Starcraft II and several other games, taking place on 24th and 25th of May.11

Eight of StarCraft's biggest names engage in arcade battles to the death tonight

StarCraft 2Eight of StarCraft's biggest names engage in arcade battles to the death tonight

ESGN TV will launch a new StarCraft 2 series starting today, 21:30 CET. Unlike the previous KOTH edition, this one will have the eight invites play arcade maps against each other.0

Former Starcraft 2 star Sjow joins ROOT Gaming

StarCraft 2Former Starcraft 2 star Sjow joins ROOT Gaming

The eSports market of Hearthstone is picking up speed with big names from all around other games are joining the fray. Two weeks ago MTG and poker icon TheGwalls signed with a team, today former Starcraft 2 professional Jeffrey 'sjoW' Brusi is joining ROOT Gaming. 0

sOs banks the $100,000 of IEM Katowice

StarCraft 2sOs banks the $100,000 of IEM Katowice

Jin Air's Kim Yoo "sOs" Jin adds a second World Championship title to his account, this time from the IEM circuit. The WCS '13 winner defeated fellow Protoss herO[join] 4-1 and is now the fifth highest winning player in SC2 money-wise.3

herO[join] to fight for the IEM hat-trick against world champion sOs

StarCraft 2herO[join] to fight for the IEM hat-trick against world champion sOs

The world of SC2 premier tournaments is headed towards another Protoss champion. Tonight, Jin Air's sOs meets the two-times IEM champion herO[join] of CJ Entus for the $100,000 cheque.2

Naniwa boo'd off the IEM stage after forfeiting against Polt

StarCraft 2Naniwa boo'd off the IEM stage after forfeiting against Polt

Johan "Naniwa" Lucchesi was sent off the IEM stage with the loud disapproval from the Katowice crowd after forfeiting his Ro16 match after just one game. Naniwa cites "lack of soundproofing" as the reason for his forfeiture.5

Update: Visual update for GosuGamers

StarCraft 2Update: Visual update for GosuGamers

GosuGamers gets a minor facelift, in which navigation and general detail styling has been altered. We have now also tuned down the various red text found at the page, as requested by our community. Check the full changelog inside.36

The playoffs for SeatStory are here, Jjakji and Harstem as opening match

StarCraft 2The playoffs for SeatStory are here, Jjakji and Harstem as opening match

SeatStory Cup is down to the final eight with the Europeans taking six of the slots. Take's appartment now wakes up after last night's party and prepares for another day of casting.0

SC2 today: The western world debuts in Proleague 13-14

StarCraft 2SC2 today: The western world debuts in Proleague 13-14

Watch State's debut in Proleague 13-14 where the American takes on SKT's Classic.3

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