Are there any differences in sports and esports psychology? Ismael Pedraza-Ramirez works with the Rogue LoL team and talks the practice of esports psychology with Steph & Brian. (Subscribe on Spotity, Google, Apple or Stitcher if you like to listen to podcasts while waiting for Worlds 2021 The sports performance coach for Rogue Esports, Ismael Pedraza-Ramirez is also a PhD […]
Ismael Pedraza-Ramirez talks about his work with Rogue Esports where he practices what he preaches, combining his role as PhD student in sports performance with his actual work in sports psychology with the Rogue LoL squad. Brian and Steph discuss performance, strategy and (e)sports psychology with Ismael in this episode
What are Lane Pushing Games? What’s this game ‘Causeway’ that is being developed? Steph & Brian talk all things game design and esports with someone who probably could have brought up new and interesting points on the topic for days. There’s certainly several hundred PhDs to be done on this complex and fascinating topic (Subscribe on Spotity, Google, Apple or […]
Lane Pushing Games? We repeat this is not about Moba’s but about lane pushing games so ask Sean yourself to explain the difference on Twitter (@Softmints4) or take some time to read up on the differences on this amazing labour of love website https://lanepushinggames.com https://twitter.com/softmints4 → Sean on twitter! https://lanepushinggames.com/ → Game design and history https://playcauseway.com/ → Causeway, the game […]
With almost 20 years in ESL, and as founding editor of the Esports Yearbook, Julia Hiltscher knows a little about esports and is currently preparing to defend her PhD thesis. We discuss her topic of MOBA and culture and develop an understanding of how rooted modern esports is in humanity’s collective cultural history!