League of Legends Pro Attempted Suicide After Tournament Scandal

League of Legends player Cheon "Promise" Min-Ki is in serious condition today after reportedly jumping from a twelve-story building and ending up in a coma. According to several Korean news reports, this comes after he revealed alleged eSports match-fixing. » 3/13/14 5:30am 3/13/14 5:30am

China's "God of DotA" Embroiled in Love Scandal

Professional gamers in China are treated pretty much the same way professional gamers are treated in other parts of Asia; with a certain deference. With the social position comes being a celebrity, and with that celebrity status it makes sense that something as personal as a romantic affair can blow up into something… » 2/04/13 7:00am 2/04/13 7:00am

The Year in Controversy

Studios may close, servers may crash, projects may be canceled and bankruptcies filed, but these are the given in the video games industry. No matter how regrettable, they still won't be the No. 1 heated controversies in any given year for video games. » 12/26/12 6:00pm 12/26/12 6:00pm

South Carolina Lieutenant Governor Resigns After Spending Campaign…

South Carolina Lt. Governor Ken Ard resigned this morning following a longrunning scandal during which he admitted he used his campaign funds to buy iPads and PlayStation 3s, news outlet TalkingPointsMemo reports. » 3/09/12 1:30pm 3/09/12 1:30pm

Tiger Woods Returns With The Masters

A Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11 release without an active star is no longer a going concern, with the golfer's return to active duty at the Masters Tournament next month. » 3/16/10 12:20pm 3/16/10 12:20pm

For EA Sports, Few Options Other than Toxic Tiger

"Sponsors like Gillette and Electronic Arts are going to drop Tiger Woods regardless of what they are saying now," writes a Forbes national editor. But who would that leave to carry on EA's golf franchise? Nobody, basically. » 12/11/09 10:00pm 12/11/09 10:00pm

Scandal Of The Day: Aquatica iPhone

Earlier today, flOw creator Jenova Chen accused Aquatica iPhone developer Ketera Software of either improperly sourcing his game as inspiration or flat-out ripping off flOw's source code. » 6/24/09 9:40pm 6/24/09 9:40pm