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NHL ’19 tournament showcases skills of Business Of Esports class

NHL ’19 tournament showcases skills of Business Of Esports class

Scott McDanel, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 26, 2019

Read how the Bussiness of Esports class applied their course work to a real world tournament!

Colonial Esports Club players share thoughts on Fusion Arena

Colonial Esports Club players share thoughts on Fusion Arena

Scott Mcdanel, Assistant Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 4, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Comcast Spectacor and The Cordish Companies have announced the plans for their newest project, Fusion Arena. The first purpose-built arena for esports, it is one of many changes coming to the Philadelphia Sports Complex. Fusion Arena will act as a home stadium for Philadelphia Fusion...

Robert Morris sport management department looks to change with the industry

Robert Morris sport management department looks to change with the industry

Logan Carney, Sports Editor

March 13, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP — The Robert Morris Department of Sport Management has evolved to better reflect the changing industry as well as provide new and different learning experiences to students. In the past two years alone, the department has added a class focused on WWE, another centered around eSports...

Colonial Consoles: Episode 4 – Deltarune feat. Dr. David Synowka

Colonial Consoles: Episode 4 – Deltarune feat. Dr. David Synowka

Garret Roberts and Malyk Johnson

November 13, 2018

In the is episode of Colonial Consoles, Dr. David Synowka talks about the new esports elective available to RMU students in the Spring semester. After the interview, Garret and Malyk talk about the XO18 Conference, the final "Smash Bros. Ultimate" character roster, changes to "Overwatch" and the "D...

Colonial Consoles: Episode 3 – Red Dead Redemption 2

Colonial Consoles: Episode 3 – Red Dead Redemption 2

Garret Roberts, Malyk Johnson, and Logan Carney

November 11, 2018

On this episode of Colonial Consoles, special guest Logan Carney shares his thoughts on "Red Dead Redemption 2." After his review, the group discusses the delay of the PS4 exclusive "Days Gone," debate the viability of eSports in American markets and the competitive scene for "SoulCalibur VI."...

RMU to offer new esports elective spring 2019

RMU to offer new esports elective spring 2019

Scott Mcdanel, Contributor

November 7, 2018

The School of Business is looking to enroll students in a new experimental elective class this coming spring semester, which focuses on the fast-growing industry of esports. Robert Morris isn’t the only school jumping in on this trend, which Dr. David Synowka, professor of sport management and depar...

Colonial Consoles: Episode 2 – Valkyria Chronicles 4 feat. Tyler Coates

Colonial Consoles: Episode 2 – Valkyria Chronicles 4 feat. Tyler Coates

Garret Roberts and Malyk Johnson

October 8, 2018

  On this episode of Colonial Consoles, the group discusses Valkyria Chronicles 4 and the death of the PlayStation Vita in Japan. After discussing the news, special guest Tyler Coates discusses his role as President of the Colonial Esports Club and the future of their teams. ...

Colonial Consoles: Episode 1 – Spider-man feat. David Roebuck

Colonial Consoles: Episode 1 – Spider-man feat. David Roebuck

Garret Roberts and Malyk Johnson

September 20, 2018

In the first episode of Colonial Consoles, Garret Roberts and Malyk Johnson discuss their thoughts on the new PS4 game Spider-man. Then they are joined by special guest David Roebuck, who competed in an eSports event in Las Vegas....