A return to consistency…the VainGlory links for the week.
Update 1.2.0 – Oh, My Stars!
Update 1.2.0 includes the new mage, Celeste, new tactical and social communication pings, follower notifications, Matchmaker improvements and important hero and item balance changes.
Celeste Released! – Update 1.2.0 Notes
Vainglory Championship Series Tournament 1 – Sponsored by Vainshame.com
This is the last week to signup. Currently we have 70 (!) teams ready to compete. First place prize is $100 USD. Open to US and EU players.
Shatter the Vain Podcast – Ep. 14T
This week Brad is joined by FooJee to discuss the changes in the exciting 1.2.0 Update from last Thursday. Brad and FooJee discuss the new Hero Celeste, the power of her kit and of course her global Ult. Also discussed are the new tactical pings, social pings, follower notifications, as well as the item and hero changes that took effect in this update. All around a great discussion and worth the listen.
The Fold Podcast
This is a new podcast discussing all things Vainglory. Chuck and Justin provide an entertaining look at the latest 1.2.0 update while discussing Celeste, Adagio and the gender of a certain hero. Go listen to this immediately.
Looking to up your Celeste game? Some great new guides up on http://www.vaingloryfire.com
As always, there are some great discussions happen over in the VainGlory subreddit:
Your Thoughts on Update 1.2.0
Breaking Point by the Numbers (Then & Now)
Opinion on the late-game Ace
Throw Down the Gauntlet Bug?
The New Meta: Lane Koshka
tl;dr : You don’t know how to play Celeste