Being a professional Overwatch player isn’t easy — it’s hours upon hours of practice and review. DeGuN, one of the support players for French team melty eSports Club, is no stranger to a strict training regiment. His hard work and dedication can be seen in many of his videos here on Plays.tv.
However, just because you’re working hard doesn’t mean you can’t have fun!
We sat down with DeGuN to find out more about him and his day-to-day as a professional Overwatch player.
Continue reading Pro Plays: Q&A with melty eSport Club’s DeGuN
A well timed resurrection in Overwatch can turn the tides in battle. No one knows that better than Mercy-extraordinaire, Martin “BUR1X” Buric. We had the pleasure of chatting with BUR1X to find out a little bit more about this Overwatch star.
Continue reading Pro Plays: Q&A with BUR1X
On Plays.tv, you can find videos of the most calculated ganks, the most hilarious fails, and the nearly impossible 1v5 Pentakills. The Protatomonster duo, Brandon “Brandon Lee” Wilks and Parviz “PROTATOMONSTER” Soleymani, are known for turning these extraordinary plays into epic Top 5 videos.
We are happy to announce that the duo will be bringing their League of Legends Top 5 plays here to Plays.tv! Summoners, you can now submit your incredible League of Legends plays to them by using #Protatomonster.
The Protatomonster League of Legends channel is the latest addition to the Protatomonster line-up here on Plays.tv. They also run an Overwatch channel which features Top 5 plays and Top fails.
We had a chance to ask the Protatomonster duo a few questions:
Continue reading Introducing Protatomonster League of Legends
Marius “d1us” Heidl is the type of person who constantly works on improving himself, especially when he plays Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. He has aspirations to become a competitive gamer, and with the help of Plays.tv, he’s able to rewatch his CSGO matches to improve his skills as well as learn new in-game weapon techniques. Continue reading Player Profile: Marius “d1us” Heidl
Anthony “JuxJuxJux” King spends nearly all day on Plays.tv; he is, after all, a Plays.tv UX designer. But outside of work, he logs about 8-10 hours a week watching clips. “It’s hard not visiting the site on nights and weekends,” he says. “It’s been extremely rewarding to see a community spring up, and I’m genuinely excited by the amount of quality content our users post on the site every day.” Continue reading Player Profile: Anthony “JuxJuxJux” King
Ziggy Orzeszek is pretty old school as pro gamers go. The 27-year old from Loughborough, England, has been in the competitive gaming scene for almost a quarter of his life, and has been entertaining other gamers with his exploits in Quake Live, TF2, CS: GO and other shooter games via livestream almost as long. “I started streaming as a premium partner on livestream.com way back in 2009, then moved to an Own3D.com partnership, and eventually to Twitch,” Ziggy says. “So I’m always interested in new ‘platforms’ for showcasing my gameplay and engaging with followers.” Continue reading Player Profile: Ziggy “Justnvc” Orzeszek
Seventeen year old college student Doug “The Douge” Kellett has plans to create a video game. While he’s still learning the ins and outs of game development in Buckinghamshire, UK, he’s entertaining members of Plays.tv with the help of his League of Legends friends. Continue reading Player Profile: Doug “The Douge” Kellett
New CSU Chico graduate Mike “Xposed” Emmick maintains that there’s “nothing special about me.” We beg to differ as the 22-year old has over 800 followers on Plays.tv! Continue reading Player Profile: Mike “Xposed” Emmick
Kenny “MyNameIsPeck” Klein frequently travels around the United States, England, and Amsterdam. No, he isn’t in the military or a travelling salesman, but a stand-up comic as well as a prolific poster on Plays.tv — he’s shared nearly 300 videos! Continue reading Player Profile: Kenny “MyNameIsPeck” Klein
Leanne Warner understands the value of a good narrative, and she brings an articulate-yet-playful attitude to her popular posts on Plays.tv. The 23-year old from Milton Keynes, about an hour’s drive northwest of London, is an aspiring writer with seven as-yet-unpublished novels under her belt. Continue reading Player Profile: Leanne “LexiWallflower” Warner