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Playing Tony in the Vainglory Captain Role

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Tony’s own designer, Doomnyr, tells us that their newest dwarven hero is intended to play as a weapon bruiser. As such, it’s a job that he excels in — with empowered basic attacks providing a heavy punch and his taunt making him difficult for a squishy carry to escape. Despite being an excellent weapon bruiser, Tony’s kit also makes for a strong captain frontliner. How can you effectively build and play as Tony in the captain role?

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Leading Mobile Influencer and Tribe Gaming Owner ‘Chief Pat’ Discusses His Esports Journey

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Mobile gaming and esports has experienced tremendous growth over the past three years. Patrick Carney, or as most of you know him ‘Chief Pat,’ has been a frontier for the industry, garnering over 2.5 million YouTube subscribers by setting new standards for content creation. We were lucky enough to chat with him about his esports organization Tribe Gaming, real life hobbies, and career in mobile gaming.
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Vainglory Developer Livestream (Feb. 22): Tony Hero Reveal, Storm Queen’s Rise, Lunar New Year

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Super Evil Megacorp is turning over a new leaf with Update 3.0 to increase the frequency of their developer livestreams. This past week, a stream was held to announce the Lunar New Year team winner, Vainglory’s next hero Tony, and the Storm Queen’s Rise event. For those that couldn’t watch the stream live, we have you covered with the full details.
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A Comprehensive Guide to Vainglory 5V5 Vision

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Vainglory 5V5 vision increases your map awareness, and thus your knowledge of the enemy’s location and what they are doing. If you can see all five enemies on the other side of the map you know it’s safe to push your lane and land free hits on their turret. Conversely, if three enemies are missing, they could be coming to gank you — so it’s best to play it safe rather than be sorry. To accomplish these goals, you first must understand the Vainglory 5V5 vision system.
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Vainglory 5V5 Pre-launch Party Recap

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The release of Vainglory 5V5 marks the largest milestone in Super Evil Megacorp’s roadmap. To celebrate this feat, a Vainglory 5V5 pre-launch party was held at the Folsom Street Foundry in San Francisco. With Update 3.0 releasing on February 13th, SEMC highlighted their journey thus far and set afoot future mobile gaming landmarks. If you missed the stream, Broken Myth has you covered with a full recap of the announcements and news that took place — including new skins, company partnerships, future updates, and more.
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Celebrating Three Years of Broken Myth: Win Vainglory Merchandise

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Three years ago from today, Broken Myth was launched! Since then, we’ve published over 500 posts, garnered millions of hits, and subsequently became a leading resource for Vainglory. The site launch on February 5th, 2015 was commemorated with a small sticker giveaway. We wanted to recreate that but with rewards equivalent to the support you have shown us over the years.
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Interview with Cloud9 Vainglory Analyst physiX

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Over the past year, Cloud9’s former analyst, physiX, has exploded onto the Vainglory scene. She has played in Vainglory8 in EU, writes strategical articles that are published by Broken Myth, is a member of the group Girls & Glory, but has really made her mark in her competitive analysis and draft prowess. physiX hails from the SEA region, and is currently enrolled in school in the UK. Shortly after the 2017 World Championship in Singapore, physiX announced that she would be leaving the competitive scene in Vainglory to pursue her education in engineering. We wanted to take this opportunity to sit down with her as she transitions to a new role in the community. We also wanted to talk to a few special people that knew her well and thank her for her tireless efforts over the past year!
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