A new game feature for Vainglory players has been revealed that is called Battle Royale. In the new mode players are assigned a random hero (even one that they might not own yet) and are sent out to fight the enemy team.
Super Evil Megacorp has entered into a three year, multi-million dollar partnership to bring the official Vainglory eSports programming docket to Twitch.tv. The agreement covers Vainglory Championships in both North America and Europe with support for sales, promotions, broadcasts and other live events.
Vainglory has taken the mobile eSports genre by storm with last year's teams taking home over $350,000 in prizes and with Super Evil ready to double down for 2016. In addition to over 800 teams taking part in competitive tournaments during the Winter Championship, several teams have been acquired by professional eSports conglomerations, a signal that mobile eSports is on the rise.
Vainglory players is taking the mobile eSports world by the tail with the start of the Winter Season. Players will be able to continue the hunt for dominance with qualifying matches in North America, Europe, Southeast Asia, Korea, Japan, China, and for the first time also in South America. Over 500 teams are ready to participate in the EU and NA alone. The first matches will begin on January 16th.
Super Evil Megacorp has announced the North American winners of last weekend's Vainglory Autumn 2015 Live Finals. 8 teams competed for a prize pool of over $10,000. Team Liberation X took the crown.
Super Evil Megacorp has announced that the finals of the Vainglory Autumn Season 2015 North American tournament will kick off on Friday, December 4th in the eSport Arena in Santa Ana, California. The event will be broadcast on the Vainglory Twitch channel beginning at 3:00 pm Pacific / 6:00 pm Eastern. The EU Finals will take place from December 11th through the 13th in Poland.
The Vainglory team has posted a new blog about several important eSports milestones achieved in the game's first year on iOS devices. Among other things, Twitch audiences for eSports matches rose to 1M in September alone as well as Nvidia and the Amazon Appstore co-sponsoring the Autumn Season 2015 live finals.
A mobile American MOBA, Vainglory is taking the Korean market by storm. Starr writer Carolyn Koh visits with Super Evil Megacorp to find out what all the noise is about.
Starting with October the Vainglory team will be hosting seasonal PvP activities. Each year will be divided into quarterly seasons, during which individuals and teams can earn achievements and rewards. In addition, and working with Twitch, competitive support and streaming for regional and global tournaments will be included.
Superevil Megacorp, makers Vainglory, announced this week that the tablet-centric MOBA is getting a card-based Skins system that will give players three tiers of alternate looks to swap out on their favorite heroes.
Super Evil Megacorp, the makers of mobile MOBA Vainglory are clearly confident about the future of their game since this week they announced the hiring of former Wargaming Asia Pacific Managing Director, Taewon Yun.
This week, Super Evil Megacorp livestreamed gameplay of Vainglory's newest hero, Vox. Vox joins the family group of Ardan and Celeste, bringing three new sound-oriented powers to the table for the Halcyon Fold.
Super Evil Megacorp has announced the commencement of the closed beta for its mobile-specific MOBA, Vainglory. Those interested in participating can head to the official site and sign on for testing.
Vainglory, the streamlined, made-for-mobile MOBA this week announced the addition of a new Protector Tank hero, Ardan. Ardan brings a special energy power called "Vengeance" that's activated by filling a meter via basic attacks and protective maneuvers.