Akshon Esports Originals

The Biggest FPS Game You've Never Heard Of - CrossFire

Apr 26, 2022

When you hear the words “most popular FPS game”, what comes to mind? Halo, Call of Duty, CS:GO, or VALORANT? Back when I started playing online video games with my friends, there was one thing ...

Nintendo’s Accidental Fighting Game - Mario Tennis Aces

Apr 20, 2022

Mario Tennis Aces is a sports game that plays remarkably like a fighting game.

It may look like tennis, but by all metrics - complex tech, RPS interactions, mind games, footsies -

What Happened To Spellbreak? - Rise and Fall of a Magical Battle Royale

Apr 14, 2022

What happened to Spellbreak?

For a new game to stand out in the battle royale market, game developers needed to take the genre in new directions that hadn’t been explored yet.

The Story of Crab Game and The Mind Behind The Mayhem - Dani

Apr 5, 2022

If there was one thing that took advantage of everyone staying home during the COVID19 pandemic it would be the entertainment industry.


Akshon Explained

Why Are Esports Teams Paying Millions Of Dollars Just To Compete?

Why Are Esports Teams Paying Millions Of Dollars Just To Compete?

Apr 29, 2022

In the past few years, the esports industry has seen unprecedented levels of growth. With more and more esports organizations taking on sponsorships and investments from Fortune 500 companies...

The U.S. Military Makes Video Games? - America's Army

The U.S. Military Makes Video Games? - America's Army

Apr 22, 2022

Some series were created with the end goal being fun, profit, or both. However there are other reason to make a video game.

The Gacha Game Takeover - Loot Boxes, Waifus, and Gambling?

The Gacha Game Takeover - Loot Boxes, Waifus, and Gambling?

Apr 8, 2022

What is "gacha" and how did this game model take over the world?

Have you ever wanted something so badly that despite how unlikely the odds, you’ll pour time and...

History of the Hadouken

History of the Hadouken

Mar 29, 2022

What exactly is a Hadouken? And why are martial artists shooting them at each other in a street fight?


Overwatch Micro Plays

LIP's Insane Tracer Carry - Pro Overwatch Micro Plays

November 9, 2021

From a massive D.Va bomb by the SF Shock's Choihyobin to meticulous DPS work by LIP's Tracer, in today's video, we breakdown some great plays from the Overwatch League 2021 season.

OGE's Huge Dragon Halt Combo

August 27, 2021

From an accidental Pulse Bomb success to a fantastic Orisa Halt, in today's video, we take a look at some of our favourite moments leading up to the OWL 2021 Countdown Cup. The 2021 Overwatc...

Leave's Clutch Ana Duplicate - Pro Overwatch Micro Plays

May 15, 2021

Overwatch is one of those games where there are so many moving parts in a team fight that some of the critical plays can sometimes go unnoticed. Despite being a flashy explosion or populati...


Overwatch Meta Archives

Evolution of Reaper - Overwatch Meta Archives

Apr 3, 2022

Reaper, also known as Gabriel Reyes, harks back to the very beginning of Overwatch, solidifying himself in the game and lore as an edgy shotgun-wielding villain shrouded in...

Evolution of Symmetra - Overwatch Meta Archives

Feb 26, 2022

Symmetra as a hero has always been in a state of constant rework and revision. From the very beginning, she was initially a part of the “support” category and later...

What Is The Pirate Ship Comp? - Overwatch Meta Archives

Jan 25, 2022

Popularized during 2017’s Overwatch World Cup, running a Bastion has since become an incredibly strong niche pick in a myriad of various situations. Imagine a Bastion setting up in turret fo...

Evolution of Hanzo - Overwatch Meta Archives

Jan 5, 2022

As the heir to the throne of the Shimada clan, from the very beginning, Hanzo had a rich story ahead of him.

Being one of the original cast of Overwatch upon release, Hanzo had the op...


Why So Expensive?

The $1.5 Million CS:GO Knife Skin - Why So Expensive?

Nov 11, 2021

The trading skins and cosmetics are a big part of Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, with the business of buying and selling these items on the Steam marketplace over the years becoming quite...

The $4000 Classic ROBLOX Fedora - Why So Expensive?

Oct 19, 2021

The world of selling items and character equipment in a game's virtual marketplace has grown considerably over the years.