US Supreme Court opens the door to legal esports gambling

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US Supreme Court opens the door to legal esports gambling

The Supreme Court of the United States has struck down a law prohibiting gambling on sports events with a 6-3 ruling that brings an end to a six-year legal battle over the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992. As ESPN reports, the ruling opens the door to legal sports betting in any state that wishes to offer it. It is likely to have major implications for esports.   

Get an AMD Ryzen 7 1700 processor for $192

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Get an AMD Ryzen 7 1700 processor for $192

When AMD launched its second generation Ryzen processors, we said there would probably be some good deals on first-gen parts as vendors look to make room for the new stuff. Sure enough, today you can score a Ryzen 7 1700 at Rakuten (formerly Buy.com) for just $192.09.

Fortnite's Thanos mode ends tomorrow

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Fortnite's Thanos mode ends tomorrow

If you haven't yet wielded the all-powerful Infinity Gauntlet on the Fortnite field of battle, you might want to get a move on. Epic said on Twitter today that the Avengers: Infinity War-themed crossover event starring the guy with the purple chin and the fabulous glove will come to an end tomorrow.

Overwatch second anniversary event confirmed, free weekend incoming

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Overwatch second anniversary event confirmed, free weekend incoming

The Overwatch Anniversary Event that leaked yesterday is now official. Beginning on May 22 and running until June 11, Blizzard will celebrate Overwatch's second birthday with more than 50 new items, including eight new Legendary and three Epic skins, new dance emotes, and a brand-new Deathmatch map called Petra. Deathmatch is also getting a new "Competitive Mode" for the anniversary event, complete with placement matches, skill rating tiers, and leaderboards.